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Legislator Denenberg and Sixth County Legislature Installed at Induction Ceremony

January 10, 2006

Garden City, NY -Nassau County Legislator David Denenberg (D-Merrick) took the oath of office as a Nassau County Legislator for the fourth time on Tuesday, January 6, stating that he will continue to seek the path that leads to public policy-making that is founded on wisdom and imbued with integrity.

Nassau County Legislator David Denenberg (D-Merrick)
Hon. Arthur D. Spatt, U.S. District Court Judge, swears in Nassau County’s Legislators at the Sixth Induction Ceremony of the Nassau County Legislature.  The ceremony took place at Nassau Community College in Garden City.

Democratic lawmakers, who will again hold a 10-9 majority, were sworn in by the Hon. Arthur D. Spatt, U.S. District Court Judge, at the 10 a.m. ceremony in the Physical Fitness Center of Nassau Community College. Also present was guest speaker Nassau County Executive Thomas R. Suozzi.

Legislator Denenberg's agenda for 2006 includes continuing the public works projects for improved infrastructure within the 19th LD; continuing to fight to maintain open space in the 19th LD; continuing to work closely with the Nassau County Police Department for the betterment of the community; and continuing to support those programs which offer financial assistance to senior citizens.

In addition, Legislator Denenberg will continue to secure record amounts of funding for downtown revitalization for Merrick Road in Merrick and Bellmore; complete projects at Mill Pond, Mill Road, Babylon Turnpike and Guy Lombardo Boulevard; and initiate new parks projects for Bellmore and Merrick Avenues. Also, having secured $4.5 million for the Nassau County Department of Health and Human Services, Legislator Denenberg will continue to ensure that youth, drug and alcohol, and mental health programs in the 19th LD continue to expand.

"Let us work together for the common good of the residents of Nassau County," Legislator Denenberg said.