Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Police are urging citizens to be vigilant when receiving telephone solicitations requesting payment via Green Dot cards, Western Union, Money Gram or other prepaid card/money transfer companies.
As the warm weather and the Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dining and go on picnics, it also presents opportunities for foodborne bacteria to thrive. Temperature and time, as well as personal hygiene, are critical factors that can lead to foodborne diseases. To protect yourself, your family and friends from foodborne diseases, Nassau County Department of Health recommends the following:
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Police Department officials today announced the following security measures for the Long Island Marathon Weekend which will take place May 2nd through May 4th:
The security measures are as follows:
- All vehicles at starting line and other staging areas must be credentialed and known in advance;
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminds residents to change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors ahead of this weekend’s Daylight Savings Time which occurs this Sunday, March 9th at 2:00 a.m.
With snow and frigid temperatures hitting the region, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced 19 warming center locations throughout the County. Residents are encouraged to contact these facilities for hours of operation:
• Glen Cove Senior Center – 130 Glen Street, Glen Cove (Transport available for City residents). Tel: 516-759-9610
With snow and frigid temperatures approaching Long Island, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced that WARMBED, Nassau County’s Emergency Shelter Relief Program for homeless individuals and families during the winter months, is active. The Nassau County Winter Homeless Hotline operates 7 days a week and runs through March 31st, 2014. If winter conditions persist beyond March 31st, the program will continue until warmer weather arrives.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today reminded residents that any road issues such as potholes, which are common in the colder months, should be reported to the Nassau County Department of Highways at (516) 571-6900 or through the Nassau Now mobile application.
Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Department of Health join Safe Kids Nassau County in promoting pedestrian safety awareness this Halloween. With the days getting shorter, children are likely to be trick-or-treating in the dark when it is harder for drivers to see them and the excitement of the holiday can make everyone less cautious.