Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau Fire Chief Association Board Member Raymond McGuire were joined by Island Park Mayor Michael McGinty; Island Park Deputy Mayor Steve D’Esposito; Peter’s Clam Bar Owner Butch Yamali; Island Park Fire Chief Anthony D’Esposito; Ed “Cookie” Jarvis, one of Sunday’s Judges and also a top ranked competitive speed eater with 34 titles; and local south shore fire department officials in announcing that the Annual Long Island Clam Eating Contest will be held
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today commenced Long Island’s most ambitious Post-Superstorm Sandy resiliency project that includes protecting the Bay Park Wastewater Treatment Plant from future flooding and tidal surges, while transforming neighboring Bay Park into an athletic complex that includes new turf baseball fields, tennis courts, a dog run and improved access to bulkhead along East Rockaway Channel.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves, Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams, Legislator Laura Curran, East Rockaway Mayor Francis Lenahan joined with area homeowners today as they announced a bi-partisan agreement to approve $14.4 million in capital funds for Nassau County’s Clean and Seed Program. Under the program, workers remove three inches of soil, replace soil and seed lawns of homes that were ravaged by sewage during Superstorm Sandy.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that with the assistance of United States Senator Charles Schumer, the Federal government will provide $125 million to help harden communities in southwestern Nassau County against future storms and flooding. The funds, part of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Rebuild by Design competition, were won in a contest between engineering firms that toured the east coast in search of projects in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that in recognition of International Children’s Day, Nassau County will be hosting a free Children’s Day for Hurricane Sandy affected children on Sunday, June 1st from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building, located at 1550 Franklin Avenue in Mineola.
With an April 11th deadline quickly approaching, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminds all residents whose homes were damaged by Hurricane Sandy to register for the NY Rising Housing Recovery Program. The New York State Office of Storm Recovery (OSR) requires that homeowners affected by Hurricane Sandy register and begin their claims by the April 11, 2014 deadline. Required documentation can be submitted after the deadline only in order to complete your claim.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Soil & Water Conservation District announced today they will once again be conducting its popular annual tree and shrub sale for conservation.