Monthly Archives: November 2012

MANGANO ANNOUNCES HOLIDAY CELEBRATION CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced the dates of the annual Nassau County holiday events and celebrations. “I invite residents and visitors to pause their busy schedules to enjoy Nassau’s wonderful holiday celebrations,” said County Executive Mangano.  “As … Continue reading

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GOVERNOR ASKS FEDS FOR PREVENTION AND MITIGATION FUNDING

By Eden Laikin Nassau County will need an estimated $6 billion to recover from post- Hurricane Sandy, plus an undetermined amount more to implement “prevention and mitigation” efforts countywide, according to a request for federal disaster funds, by New York … Continue reading

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MANGANO REMINDS HURRICANE VICTIMS OF STATE ASSISTANCE

By Eden Laikin Was your home damaged by Hurricane Sandy? If so, you may be eligible for additional federal funding, through New York State,  to rebuild. The state’s Disaster Homeownership Repair and Rebuilding Fund provides funding for homeowners who have … Continue reading

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Mangano Establishes Committee to Administer Hurricane Sandy Victims Fund

By Eden Laikin Residents who’ve been looking for ways to help those still suffering from the effects of Hurricane Sandy, can now direct their contributions to a dedicated fund, and be assured it will directly reach their neighbors for their … Continue reading

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Think Before You Drink, and Drive

By Eden Laikin Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano reminded residents not to Drink and Drive this holiday weekend, as he renewed the Nassau County Police Department’s participation in the “STOP-DWI” program. The program adds additional police officers to conduct … Continue reading

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Mangano Re-Ignites Development Plans for the HUB

By Eden Laikin The developer of the new and successful Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn has been chosen as an advisor for designing the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, and said he plans to renovate and reinvent the aging arena into a … Continue reading

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Mangano’s Third Consecutive No-Property Tax Hike Budget Approved By Legislature

By Eden Laikin For the third year in a row, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano’s No-Property Tax Increase Budget was approved by the Republican Majority of the County Legislature, despite another attempt by the Democrat Minority to block a … Continue reading

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