Monthly Archives: July 2012

Mangano Calls on State to Better Protect Drinking Water in Nassau

By Eden Laikin and Justin DiGennaro Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is demanding that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) strengthen its efforts to protect the drinking water of Nassau residents from contamination via the Bethpage-site of … Continue reading

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Mangano’s Auto Auctions Net Nearly a Half Million Dollars for Nassau’s Taxpayers

By Justin DiGennaro Local taxpayers will be enjoying upwards of $400,000 in new savings, thanks to the efforts of County Executive Edward P. Mangano to sell off excess public inventory in the form of old County buses and other vehicles.  … Continue reading

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Mangano Announces 43rd Annual Long Island Music Festival

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano is pleased to welcome the 43rd Annual Long Island Music Festival to Eisenhower Park this August, featuring 40 local bands over a span of three weeks. The festival, which has taken place in Nassau … Continue reading

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Mangano & Israel Take On Medicaid Fraud

By Eden Laikin Medicaid fraud, waste and abuse cost taxpayers $22 billion a year in this country, with at least 10% of Medicaid spending lost annually to fraud, nationwide. Nassau County alone pays nearly $250 million annually into the Medicaid … Continue reading

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Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite

By Eden Laikin “Stay safe at night – don’t let the bed bugs bite.” That’s the message from Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, who today announced the start of the “bed bug” season and a recent resurgence in bed … Continue reading

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Budget Surplus Estimated for 2012

By Eden Laikin Nassau County Budget Director Eric Naughton said that if all goes as planned, the County will end 2012 with a surplus of about $12 million. And Naughton called recent budgeting initiatives by the County Executive to get … Continue reading

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Bike Nassau

By Justin M. DiGennaro Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano hopes to soon have bicycle rentals available at both Cedar Creek Park in Seaford and Eisenhower Park in East Meadow, to further advance his Fit Nassau initiative, which aims at promoting … Continue reading

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