Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Police Commissioner Thomas V. Dale announced today that this New Year’s weekend, the Nassau County Police Department will participate in a “STOP-DWI” program that will allocate additional police officers to conduct an extensive DWI enforcement initiative.
With security stepped up and families throughout the nation still on the edge after the tragic Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today directed the Nassau County Police Department to host its fourth Active Shooter Seminar on January 7th at 9:00 a.m. at Adelphi University for all private and public schools, as well as large corporations and hospitals. An active shooter is defined as an armed person who has used deadly physical force on other persons and continues to do so while having unrestricted access to additional victims. This could include deadly physical force by means of a gun, knife, or other weapons.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Suffolk County Executive Steven Bellone today welcomed United States Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan to Long Island. Secretary Donovan serves as the Obama Administration’s chair of the Hurricane Sandy Rebuilding Task Force and took the opportunity today to meet with local stakeholders, following a tour of storm damaged communities, to discuss the issues facing businesses, housing, infrastructure, health and human welfare Post-Hurricane Sandy.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today announced a partnership with North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health Systems Department of Population Health and the Occupational and Environmental Medicine Center, Winthrop University Hospital Department of Occupational Health and Nassau University Medical Department of Occupational Health. These three hospitals have occupational health divisions which have expertise to field questions and concerns from residents regarding potential health problems associated with Hurricane Sandy.
In order to address the unprecedented and widespread property damage caused by Hurricane Sandy and recognizing that families and businesses are struggling to recover, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced a Post-Hurricane Sandy Assessment Stabilization Plan to prevent large swings in assessed values and provide property owners with a process to report and document structural damages with the Department of Assessment (DOA).
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced a 5k New Year’s Eve Dash to support the Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (LICADD). The Dash will take place in Eisenhower Park at midnight on New Year’s Eve. Participants will begin to arrive at 10:00 p.m.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminded residents that they must complete a Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) “Declaration for Continuing Need for Rental Assistance” form in order to continue to receive rental assistance.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management today offered important Christmas Tree Safety Tips to Nassau residents during this holiday season.