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Nassau Employee Wage Freeze Lifted; New Police Recruits Sworn in

By Eden Laikin NIFA’s approval of the County’s recently negotiated employee union contracts, not only lifts the three-year pay freeze for Nassau workers, it also allowed a new class of 162 Police recruits to be sworn in  by Nassau County … Continue reading

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Mangano Vision for New Coliseum Unanimously Approved

Mineola, NY – The Nassau County Legislature today unanimously approved County Executive Edward P. Mangano’s public-private partnership with Bruce Ratner’s Nassau Events Center (NEC) to transform the 43-year old Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and Plaza into an attractive, first-class destination for sports and family entertainment.  The … Continue reading

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Mangano and Ratner to Announce Additional Details Related to New Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

By Eden Laikin Uniondale, NY – Once re-developed by Forest City Ratner, the new Nassau Coliseum will host 6 New York Islanders home games; at least one Brooklyn Nets Basketball game, Heavyweight Boxing championship tournaments, minor league hockey and college … Continue reading

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Mangano Delivers Third No-Property Tax Hike Budget

By Eden Laikin There will, once again, be no property tax increase, spending will decrease for another year, and structural reforms put in place so far  have “set forward a path of recurring savings in Nassau County,” according to County … Continue reading

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New Expo Center and Jobs Coming to Nassau

By Eden Laikin A new privately-financed, multi-purpose Expo Center at Mitchel Field Athletic Complex in Uniondale is estimated to create dozens of permanent and temporary jobs and generate $35 million to the local economy over the next five years, Nassau … Continue reading

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“COFFEE WITH THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE” HITS WHLI AIRWAVES

Business, bikes and birthdays will be just a few of the topics that will be on the agenda for discussion when Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano steps up to the microphone as co-host of WHLI-1100AM’s morning show this Friday, … Continue reading

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Mangano Announces Development of Transit-Oriented and Senior Rental Apartments

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency today announced the approval of an economic development compact for a proposed $93 million complex in downtown Mineola that will provide much needed housing for working young … Continue reading

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