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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Release of Black Economic Equity Report Update

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman announced the release of an updated report on Black Economic Equity by the Policy and Research Unit of the Nassau County Comptroller’s Office. Last year’s original Black ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

County Comptroller Schnirman and NCPD Announce Full Recovery of $700k in Diverted Funds

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman joined Commissioner of the Nassau County Police Department Patrick J. Ryder to announce that an attempted cyber-attack was stopped, as well as the full recovery of more than $700,000 in County ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Hosts Community Roundtable on Modernizing “The Deal” of Living in Nassau

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Hosts Community Roundtable on Modernizing “The Deal” of Living in Nassau County

Next report in This Is Nassau series released at roundtable discussion.

Uniondale, NY – Today, Nassau Coun...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Follow-Up Reviews of Two Separate Audits

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Follow-Up Reviews of Two Separate Audits

Reviews showed that a majority of recommendations are in process or have been implemented.

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today relea...

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Posted on: December 11, 2019

Comptroller Releases Living Wage Audit That Uncovered Potential Diversion of County Funds

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Living Wage Audit That Uncovered Potential Diversion of More Than $375,000 in County Funds

Calls to Comptroller’s Office Living Wage Hotline was impetus for audit

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nas...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Schnirman Applauds Unanimous Passage of Sewer Equalization Fee Legislation

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Applauds Unanimous Passage of Sewer Equalization Fee Legislation

New policy created as a direct result of findings from an audit of County policy under previous administration.

MINEOLA, NY – Today, the Nass...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Comptroller Schnirman “Announces Receipt of $27,000 Credit from NYAW in Response to Investigation

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Receipt of $27,000 Credit from New York American Water in Response to Investigation ofIncorrect Billing 

 

MINEOLA, NY – In July 2018, the Nassau County Comptroller’s Off...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Comptroller Schnirman Launches “Resiliency Progress Tracker” on 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Launches  “Resiliency Progress Tracker” on 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy Resource launched for municipalities in their efforts to combat climate change locally and build ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

County Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases First Look at ‘The Comptroller’s Scorecard’

EAST MEADOW, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman joined members of the Independent Audit Advisory Committee at a press conference to announce the next stage of the Open Nassau Transparency Platform—The Comptroller’s...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

County Comptroller and Hofstra University Host First-Ever Policy Hackathon and Innovation Awards

HEMPSTEAD, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller and Hofstra University partnered to host the first-ever Policy Hackathon and Innovation Awards at the Hofstra UniversityIdeaHub. The event included a student-led Hackathon and the prese...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Curran and Schnirman Close Living Wage Loophole

Curran and Schnirman Close Living Wage Loophole

Alongside Comptroller and labor leaders, County Executive strengthens worker protections

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today was joined by Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirma...

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Posted on: June 21, 2019

County Executive Curran and Comptroller Schnirman Unveil New Open Budget and Open Payroll Websites

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today launched the Open Nassau Transparency Portal.

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Comptroller's Office Releases Audit of Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman released an audit into the finances of the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter that found the department didn’t track taxpayer and donated dollars, frequently overspent on personnel, and did not properly monitor spending.

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Audit Finds Millions of Dollars in Improperly Assigned Tax Exemptions Given Out

Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman released an audit of the Nassau County Department of Assessment that found potentially more than $33 million of improperly assigned tax exemptions were given out in 2016.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases First Chapter of County Government Nepotism Audit

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released the first chapter of his office’s ongoing audit of nepotism within County government.

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Nassau County Comptroller Announces Winners of Seventh Annual High School Entrepreneurial Challenge

OLD WESTBURY, N Y – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller hosted its seventh annual Comptroller’s Entrepreneurial Challenge (Challenge) on March 29 at SUNY Old Westbury.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Comptroller’s Office Hosts Panel of Black Woman Elected Officials

The Comptroller's Office released a report on Black Economic Equity that highlighted the challenges facing members of the Black communities. The report was released on February 13 during the Comptroller’s Office annual Black History Month event.

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Schnirman Year One Progress Report Includes Millions Recovered for Taxpayers

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today released his Year One Progress Report that outlines how he and his team have made progress on the four promises he made upon taking office in 2018.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse

Comptroller’s Demographic Profile Shows Nassau County Getting Older, More Diverse Westbury, NY– Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a Countywide demographic profile and issue briefs that detail the changing populations specific to Nassau County.

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Posted on: December 31, 2018

Living Wage Audit of Healthcare Agency Identifies $220,000 in Underpayments for 147 Employees

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today, alongside the Nassau County Living Wage Advisory Board, released a living wage audit of home healthcare agency All Metro that found it underpaid employees more than $200,000 in 2014 and 2015.

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Releases Report on Issues Impacting Veterans

After working with County Executive Laura Curran and the Veterans Service Agency, Comptroller Jack Schnirman released a data-analysis and report that details the top-line issues impacting the more than 50,000 veterans currently residing in Nassau County.

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Posted on: October 26, 2018

Audit Identifies Unresolved Issues with County Take Home Vehicle Policies

Nearly all the problems identified in a 2015 investigation persisted until new administration began corrective action

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds More Than $6 Million in PILOT Payments Lost

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit that uncovered more than $6 million in lost revenues owed to Nassau County.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Comptroller’s Audit Finds Nassau County Undercharged Certain Developers for Sewer Hookup Fees

MINEOLA, NY – The Office of the Nassau County Comptroller today released an audit showing that between 2013 and 2017, the County undercharged certain out-of-district developers $2.6 million for sewer hookup fees.

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Comptroller Jack Schnirman Announces Revitalization of Independent Audit Advisory Committee

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Comptroller Jack Schnirman today announced he will be reconvening the county’s Independent Audit Advisory Committee and accepting applications for new members so the group can begin its review of the county’s finances.

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