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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Curran Announces Over $2.4M in Funding for Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Youth and Senior Services

HEMPSTEAD, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the County has distributed $2,433,080 in federal Community Development Block Grant-COVID (CDBG-COVID) funding to 12 non-profit partners and 9 municipalities across Nass...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – After being reminded of New York State’s quarantine orders and Nassau County’s protest protocols, Ted Nugent will no longer be attending tomorrow’s march in Eisenhower Park. Congressman ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Curran Urges Municipal Partners to Participate in Energy Efficiency Survey

Curran Urges Municipal Partners to Participate in Energy Efficiency SurveySurvey Gauges Interest in Collaborative Energy and Cost Saving Projects 

 

Nassau County, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released initial results...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Curran Holds Final Daily COVID-19 Briefing to Recap Nassau’s Fight Against COVID-19

Curran Holds Final Daily COVID-19 Briefing to Recap Nassau’s Fight Against COVID-19 and Outline the Continued Road to Recovery

 

Bethpage, NY - As COVID-19 infection rates continue to drop in Nassau County, County Executive Curran deliver...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Weather Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran

MINEOLA, NY – As Nassau County is now under a Tropical Storm warning, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran urges residents to take caution. Tropical Storm Fay is expected to hit Nassau County Friday morning into Saturday and has potenti...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Bi-County Study on Pandemic’s Economic Impact

Bi-County Study on Pandemic’s Economic Impact Reveals: Long Island Shed Jobs Faster than NYC & All Other Suburban Counties in State

Net job loss of 220,000 has highest impact on less educated workers, low paying professions and minor...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Curran Announces Free Speech and Roadway Protection Protocols

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released County protocols designed to protect residents’ right to peacefully and safely demonstrate, and ensure the safety of protestors and the general public. Nassau Coun...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Nassau County Sponsors Largest Food Distribution in County History, Distributing Over 100,000 Pounds

UNIONDALE, NY — Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today kicked off the largest ever food distribution in County history, and among the largest in State history in partnership with Island Harvest. As part of Nassau County’s $1M inves...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Curran Announces Increased DWI Enforcement for July 4th Weekend

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the Nassau County Police Department and village Police agencies will conduct stepped-up STOP DWI enforcement starting Friday, July 3rd through Sunday, July 5t...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

CURRAN ANNOUNCES PLAN TO CLOSE THE COUNTY’S $749 MILLION BUDGET GAP CREATED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

(Mineola, NY) June 30, 2020 - County Executive Curran announced today the publication of the County’s Multi-Year Financial Plan Update. The report identifies that Nassau County faces a $749 million deficit over the next 18 months - $385 Million ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

CURRAN ANNOUNCES 400% INCREASE IN FIREWORKS COMPLAINTS, ADDRESSES SAFETY CONCERNS

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined today by Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Veteran’s Services Agency Executive Director, Ralph Esposito, and Nassau SPCA President Gary Rogers to address safety concer...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

Curran Announces Nassau to Make Anti-Bias Training Mandatory for Non-Sworn County Employees

County Executive Introduces Resolution to Name Portion of Charles Lindbergh Blvd in front of Cradle of Aviation Museum after William Wheeler, Tuskegee Airmen Who Was Long-Time Hempstead Resident

MANHASSET, NY — Nassau County Executive Laura Curra...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Curran Announces New COVID-19 Testing Facility in Long Beach in Partnership with Mount Sinai

Both viral and antibody testing will be available by appointment beginning Tuesday, June 23

Long Beach, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today a new COVID-19 testing site in Long Beach in partnership with Mount Sinai South Nassau Hospita...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Curran Announces Interactive Splash Parks & Spray Grounds will Open July 3rd in Addition to Pools

County Exec Urges Residents to Keep Other Summer Safety Concerns Top of Mind 

Nassau County, NY (June 17, 2020) – Following her announcement that Nassau County’s outdoor pools will open with new State guidelines on Jul...

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

Curran Announces PACT Initiative, to Promote Dialogue Between Law Enforcement & Protest Organizers

NASSAU COUNTY, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced the formation of Police And Community Trust (PACT), a new Nassau County initiative aimed at building trust, transparency, and a working dialogue between community ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Curran Announces Nassau Seeking Input on Implementation of Body-Worn Cameras for Police Department

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that that the County issued a Request for Expression of Interest (RFEI) for respondents interested in partnering with the County to design and implement a Body-Worn...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Curran Announces Emergency Food Distribution Center in Long Beach

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a new partnership with Long Island Cares - The Harry Chapin Regional Food Bank to establish an emergency food distribution center in the City of Long Beach. The site, locate...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

County Executive Curran to Provide Update on COVID-19, Public Safety, and Food Insecurity

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will provide updates on COVID-19, public safety, and make a new announcement about the County’s plan to address food insecurity.

When: Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 12:30pm

Where: Front steps...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Nassau County Expands Free PPE Program with $2 Million from Town of Hempstead

(Garden City South, NY) June 8, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Town of Hempstead Supervisor Donald X. Clavin to announce that the Town will be contributing $2 million to support the County’s Boost Nassau PPE giveaway program,...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Curran Announces Over 10,000 Families Served by Nassau's Community Food Distribution

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that at least 10,000 families in need have been provided a week’s worth of food supplies to date as part of Nassau County’s new Community Food Distributi...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Curran Announces COVID-19 Antibody Test Available at County Testing Sites

FREEPORT, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced Monday the start of antibody testing at the County’s COVID-19 testing sites in Elmont, Freeport, Hempstead, and Westbury. The antibody testing is open to all and begins Tuesday, June ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Curran Helps Revive Downtowns, Fast Tracking Road Closures for Outdoor Seating, Dining,Retail & More

(MINEOLA, NY) May 29, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran continues her commitment to small business recovery announcing two new programs aimed at reviving downtown communities and helping businesses prepare to reopen. With the new Open Streets Pi...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Curran Continues Small Business Recovery Efforts & Launches NY Forward “Boost Nassau” Loan Program

Curran Continues Small Business Recovery Efforts & Launches NY Forward “Boost Nassau” Loan Program - Locking in $10 Million for Local Businesses & Nonprofits

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura C...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

County Executive Curran Holds Memorial Day Car Parade to Honor Fallen Military Heroes

Nassau County, NY – In honor of Memorial Day, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted a car parade today to recognize those who selflessly lost their lives while fighting for our freedom as well as pay homage to the 75th Anniversary...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Curran Announces Nickerson Beach Cabanas to Open and Showcases Expansion of Motor Parkway Trail

Curran Announces Nickerson Beach Cabanas to Open and Showcases Expansion of Motor Parkway Trail in Honor of National Bike Month 

 

Nassau County, NY – With beaches in Nassau County given the green light to open under new...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Curran Announces Push to Boost COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing at County Sites, Releases PSA For Testing

Photo Caption: "County Executive Laura Curran encourages eligible residents to get tested at any one of Nassau’s four sites."

HEMPSTEAD, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced Monday a new push encouraging all residents who...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Briefing Recap Curran Announces Memorial Day Car Parade and New Tennis Guidelines

Nassau County, NY – As Memorial Day weekend approaches, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced she will be hosting a Memorial Day car parade to honor those who selflessly lost their lives while fighting for our freedom ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Curran’s Economic Council Recommends Additional Low-Risk and Essential Businesses in New Report

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Economic Advisory Council, established to help track and assess COVID-19’s local business impacts and inform recovery strategies, has prepared an interim report for the Long Is...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Curran Announces 5,000 Families Served by Nassau's Community Food Distribution Initiative To Date

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that approximately 5,000 families in need have been provided a week’s worth of food supplies to date as part of Nassau County’s new Community Food Distribution in...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Curran Announces Opening of Elmont COVID-19 Testing Site

NASSAU COUNTY, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that another County COVID-19 testing center has begun operation in Elmont, NY. The announcement comes after Nassau County opened two COVID-19 testing facilities in Hempstead and Free...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ANNOUNCES NEW CORONAVIRUS TESTING SITES

(MINEOLA, NY) April 23, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced new coronavirus testing sites in partnership with Long Island Federally Qualified Health Centers in communities that have been disproportionately impacted by COVID-19. Curran al...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Delaying School Taxes

MINEOLA, NY – I am pleased to announce that at my request, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued an executive order that allows me to delay the deadline for second-half school district taxes without interest or penalties. The Governor&...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Curran Provides Residents, Businesses and Taxpayers with an Update on COVID-19’s Impact on County

Curran Provides Residents, Businesses and Taxpayers with an Update on COVID-19’s Impact on County Finances & Recovery Efforts

(Mineola, NY) April 21, 2020 – The county’s necessary response to the COVID-19 pandemic...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Requests Delaying Looming Property Tax Deadline

County Executive Requests State to Extend Deadline for Nassau Residents and Business Property Owners, and Joins New York Governor’s ‘Reimagine New York’ Task Force

(MINEOLA, NY) April 20, 2020- Nassau County Executive Laura Cu...

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Posted on: April 10, 2020

Statement from County Executive Laura Curran Regarding County Golf Course Operations During Pandemic

Nassau County, NY – Yesterday, New York State deemed golf courses as “non-essential” businesses during the coronavirus pandemic. Beginning today, county-owned and operated golf courses and driving ranges will be closed throug...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Curran Urges Nonprofits and Municipalities to Apply for FEMA Reimbursements and Assistance

Additional Dates for Assistance Webinar Announced 

Nassau County, NY – New York State has been the hardest hit from the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, with nearly 150,000 positive cases and Nassau County accounting for over 18.0...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding Nassau County IDA Virtual Meeting

Mineola, NY - I am pleased to see that the Board of Directors of the Nassau County IDA will be holding its monthly meeting this evening, via virtual conference. It is extremely important that we do what we can, by keeping our governmental process...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Curran Shares Survey Results and Next Steps for Assessing COVID-19 Impact on Local Businesses

(Mineola, NY) April 2, 2020 – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined members of her Economic Advisory Council including Co-Chair Nassau County IDA Chairman Richard Kessel, Hofstra University Vice President for University Relations Me...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Curran Urges Nonprofits and Municipalities to Apply for FEMA Reimbursements and Assistance

Nassau County, NY – New York State has been the hardest hit from the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, with over 25,000 positive cases and Nassau County accounting for almost 3.000 of those cases. FEMA recently announced that it w...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN DECLARES STATE OF EMERGENCY

(MINEOLA, NY) March 13, 2020 - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today declared a state of emergency in Nassau County in response to the continued spread of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19.

While Nassau County has been thoroughly preparing for weeks and ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

County Executive Curran and Local Officials Discuss Public Transportation Protocol

(Nassau County, NY)  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with NICE Bus Chief Executive Officer Jack Khzouz and Hempstead Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby to discuss public transportation protocol the County is enforcing to help pre...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Announcement on State of the County Address

Mineola, NY - I have been looking forward to addressing the issues important to the residents of Nassau County in my 3rd annual State of the County address.

However, given current developments related to the spread of COVID-19, right now my first priority ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Curran Joined by Federal/State Officials Raise Awareness & Condemn Price Gouging Coronavirus Supply

(Nassau County, NY)  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Congresswoman Kathleen Rice and New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky to raise public awareness and condemn of the widespreadprice gouging of COVID-19 Coronavirus r...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN UPDATE ON CORONAVIRUS

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County has received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that the one Nassau County resident who was being tested for the Coronavirus has tested negative. To date, Nassau County has...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

County Executive Curran and Nassau County IDA Release 2019 Release Economic & Fiscal Impact

Nassau County, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is pleased to announce that the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA), has released its annual economic and fiscal impact report conducted by Camoin 310, quantifying the economic...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Curran Encourages Religious and Cultural Groups to Apply for New York State Security Grant

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is encouraging religious groups, cultural centers and other eligible nonprofit organizations to apply for New York State Homeland Security and Emergency Services’ (DHSES...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Curran, Bellone, Holocaust Memorial Chairman Markowitz Coalition Against Hate and Bigotry

GLEN COVE, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County Chairman Steven Markowitz and over 40 elected officials, religious and community ...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Curran Awards Grants to Seven Municipalities to Advance Transit-Oriented Development Projects

Long Beach, NY – Furthering her support for downtown revitalizations and the development of walkable, mixed-use communities near public transit, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the winners of the County’s first Transit-O...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Curran Announces Outreach Workshops Focused on Census, MWBE, Employment Opportunities

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced three County workshops focused on services and programming provided by the Office of Minority Affairs, the Office of Hispanic Affairs, and the Office of Asian American Affa...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Curran to Continue Millennial Chat Series with Black History Month Chat

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is continuing a series of Millennial Chats with a Millennial Chat to kick off Black History Month on February 10 at 6:15 p.m. at the “Yes We Can” Community Cen...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Curran Announces Commemoration Campaign for 75th Anniversary of End of World War II

MINEOLA, NY – As the world observes the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced that the County will launch a year-long series of programs, observances, and tributes in coordinat...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Nassau County Legislature Approves New Labor Agreement for Detectives Union

Nassau County, NY – Today, the Nassau County Legislature unanimously approved an eight and one half year labor agreement with the Nassau County Police Department’s Detective’s Association (DAI). Along with the new agreement, ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Curran Champions Land Down Under 5K Alongside Australian Natives, Calling for Participation

Seaford, NY – As Australia’s historic and catastrophic wildfires trickle out of U.S. headlines, the fires continue to rage, engulfing entire towns and more than 20 million acres of land. To continue to raise awareness and support for t...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Nassau County to Hold NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today that the County will be partnering with New York State Department of Homeland Security to offer a free NY Citizen Preparedness Training Program on January 30 at 6 p.m. at Lawrence Hi...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Thousands March United Against Anti-Semitism on Long Island

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by over 2,500 Long Islanders yesterday to march in solidarity with the Jewish community and against Anti-Semitism in response to horrific attacks in Brookyn, Monsey, and Jersey City, ...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

County Executive Curran and Sheriff Fludd Announce Sheriff’s Retirement

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said, “It is bittersweet to announce the retirement of Nassau County Sheriff Vera Fludd after more than 35 years of service to Nassau County. Since 1987, Sheriff Fludd has dedicated her career to serv...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Nassau County Joins Climate Smart Communities Program

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by New York State Senator Todd Kaminsky to announce Nassau County’s participation in the New York’s Climate Smart Communities Program and to adopt a series of Climate ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Executive Laura Curran and Leg. Arnold W. Drucker Team up to host Nassau County Blood Drive

Donor Requirements:  

  • Bring your blood donor card or valid ID with photo or signature  
  • Age Requirements: 16–75 (16-year old need parental consent and 76 and older will need a doctor note) 
  • Minimum weight 110 lbs ...
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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Announces Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced plans for a Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism on Sunday January 12th that will begin at 3:00 pm at County Seat Drive, Mineola, NY and end at the Theodore Roosevelt Executiv...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Executive Laura Curran and Detectives Union President John Wighaus announce new labor agreement

Nassau County, NY - Today’s announcement marks the first labor contract signed between Nassau County and one of its unions under County Executive Laura Curran. The new eight and one-half year pact ratified by the Nassau County Police Department ...

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Posted on: December 30, 2019

STATEMENT FROM NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ON BAIL REFORM

MINEOLA, NY – The women and men of the Sheriff’s Department have worked diligently through this holiday season in coordination with various other agencies to ensure that the release of persons from the Correctional Center as a...

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

County Executive Curran and Police Commissioner Ryder Gift Tactical Equipment to Hempstead Police

Hempstead, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder to gift tactical bags containing protective and lifesaving police equipment to the Hempstead Village Police Department. New York State Assembl...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

Executive Curran and Commissioner Ryder to Discuss County’s Operational Plan for Bail Reform Release

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder outlined the operational plan for the release pre-trial detainees from Nassau County Correctional Facility on December 31, 2019 required under new...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Curran Signs Ban on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) that bans the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products in Nassau County....

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Curran Signs Ban on Sale of Flavored E-Cigarettes and Vaping Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran signed into law legislation introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview) that bans the sale of most flavored e-cigarettes and vaping products in Nassau County....

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

County Executive Curran to Sign Legislator Drucker’s Ban on the Sale of Flavored E-Cigs/Vapes

WHAT: Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will sign legislation, introduced by Nassau County Legislator Arnold W. Drucker (D - Plainview), which prohibits the sale of most flavored vaping products in Nassau County starting Jan. 1, 2020. The measure was u...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Curran and Ryder Announce Increased and Intensified Synagogue Protection Over Coming Days

Curran and Ryder Announce Increased and Intensified Synagogue Protection Over Coming Days

 

MINEOLA, NY – In response to the attack on a kosher grocery store in Jersey City and other recent incidents of anti-Semitism, Na...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Curran Cuts the Red Tape of County’s Complex Building Permitting Process Advancing Efforts

Curran Cuts the Red Tape of County’s Complex Building Permitting Process

Advancing Efforts of Blue-Ribbon Panel to Streamline Development Approvals

 

Panel reveals results of report and progress made to modernize process

another step to enh...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Curran Cuts Ribbon On New Sixth Police Precinct

MANHASSET, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official re-opening of the Sixth Nassau County Police Precinct in Manhasset. The Sixth Precinct was among those shut d...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Joins Mount Sinai South Nassau’s Trauma Team to Shed Light on Pedestrian Safety Enhancement

Oceanside, NY – With an anticipated uptick in pedestrian accidents as daylight saving time has ended, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder, Legislator Debra Mule, Department of Public Works (DPW) leade...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Completes Goal of Repaving 200 Miles of Crumbling County Roads Before Year End

Pictured L to R: Garry Desyr, Civil Engineer, Department of Public Works (DPW); Kenneth Arnold, Commissioner of DPW; Chuck Forte, Vice President, Paving Division Manager, Posillico Inc.; Richard Iadevaio, DPW Superintendent of Highway & Drainage Const...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Curran Announces Inaugural Countywide Shop Small Scavenger Hunt

Curran Announces Inaugural Countywide Shop Small Scavenger Hunt 

in Partnership with Nassau Council of Chambers of Commerce & Nassau County Industrial Development Agency

 

Encouraging Residents to Shop Local on Small Business SaturdayTo...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

From Feasts to Films, from Skating to Santa, from Carols to Crafts, Nassau Offers Holiday Cheer

MINEOLA, NY – The 2019 holiday season is upon us and Nassau County is offering a wide range of festive and affordable activities throughout County Parks, Museums and other facilities including an 1860s-style Thanksgiving, personalized letters fr...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Hundreds of Veterans Attend Winter Stand Down

Attendees received free services, haircuts, dental exams, counseling and a holiday meal

Nassau, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and the Nassau County Veterans Service Agency welcomed hundreds of veterans to the annual Winter Veterans Stand Down. ...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Curran, County Legislature Announce Sweeping Action Against Housing Discrimination

MINEOLA, NY – In response to Newsday’s investigative project uncovering unacceptable housing discrimination throughout the County, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a sweeping plan to combat housing discrimination. T...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

County Legislature Authorizes Curran Emergency Legislation Restoring $7.6M in NYS Funding for Towns

MINEOLA, NY – The Nassau County Legislature today authorized an agreement County Executive Curran reached with the Nassau County Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) to allow the State Comptroller and NIFA to restore $7.6 million to towns and qualif...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN OPENS WARMING CENTERS ACROSS NASSAU COUNTY

REMINDS RESIDENTS OF HOMELESS HOTLINE 1-866-WARMBED TO HELP THOSE IN NEED FIND SHELTER 

Open warming centers are located in Cantiague Park, Christopher Morley Park and the Aquatic Center

MINEOLA, NY – Ahead of an expected drop in temperat...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

In New Shared-Services Effort, Nassau and Suffolk Team Up For MWBE/SDVOB Disparity Study

Initiative will review minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses capacity and utilization with aim of boosting participation in county procurement on Long Island

MINEOLA – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Suffolk County Executive Stev...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Ahead of Veterans Day – Curran asks Veterans to Check in with County

Curran Highlights Veterans Services and Announce Veterans Stand Down on Nov. 26

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by New York State Senator John Brooks, New York State Assemblywoman Taylor Darling and New York State Assemb...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

County Executive Curran Releases 2020 Shared Services Draft Plan

Municipalities to join forces to save residents money with service sharing 

 

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released the draft of the 2020 Shared Services Plan. The plan, which was developed with input from both ...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Curran on the Road to Repave an Unprecedented 200 Miles of Crumbling County Roads by Year-End

Garden City, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by the Nassau County Department of Public Works’ (DPW) leadership and County paving contractors to provide an update on 2019’s unprecedented ro...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Curran Reminds Residents of Expanded Early Voting Beginning Saturday

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MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined today by the County Board of Elections and state and county elected officials to remind residents of opportunities to vote early beginning Saturday October ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Curran Fetches Pet I.D. Cards for Pet Owners to Alert First Responders of Pets Left Home Alone

In light of National Animal Safety and Protection Month

Curran Fetches Pet I.D. Cards for Pet Owners to Alert First Responders of 

Furry Family Members Left Home Alone 

 

Cards will be available for free throughout the County in Cou...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Curran Releases Proposed 2020-2023 Capital Improvement Plan

Key projects include Infrastructure Updates, Environmental Initiatives, Hub Construction and Park Improvements 

 

Nassau County, NY – Earlier this week, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran released her proposed...

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Nassau Seeks Proposals for Expected Contract Concerning Expansion of Participation

Effort designed to increase future capacity of businesses to win County contracts

 

RFP available here

 

MINEOLA – As part of her Administration’s continued efforts to open doors and create opportunities for all residents...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Curran Announces Veterans Traffic and Parking Court Program

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced today a special program to assist veterans who have violations or Notices of Liability returnable to the Nassau County Traffic and Parking Violations Agency (NCTPVA). St...

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Posted on: October 9, 2019

Curran to Kick off Millennial Chat Series with Latino Millennial Chat

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is kicking off a series of Millennial Chats starting with a Latino Millennial Chat on October 16 at 6 p.m. in the Ceremonial Chambers at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legis...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Curran Recognizes Cybersecurity Awareness Month with “Tech Smart”

Nassau County, NY – Technology scammers have evolved and are getting savvier and more successful-- which is why Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is deploying the County’s brightest IT experts to locations across the county to offer...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Curran Hosts Islanders Dome-Lighting Rally, Declares October 4th Islanders Day

MINEOLA, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran last night hosted the New York Islanders organization, four-time Stanley Cup winner Butch Goring, and Isles fans to celebrate a new season with more games on Long Island and the team's breaking ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

County Executive Curran Vetoes Politically Motivated Package of Assessment Legislation

MINEOLA, NY – Today, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran vetoed six pieces of legislation related to the Department of Assessment proposed and passed by the Republican Majority in the Nassau County Legislature, by a vote of 11-8 along party lin...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Release of Report from Opioid Crisis Action Plan Task Force

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was today joined by members of her Opioid Crisis Action Plan (OCAP) Task Force to announce the release of report the Task Force delivered to the County Executive. According to the most recent st...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

Curran Hosts Glow of Hope Dome Lighting for Breast Cancer Awareness

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with 1 in 9 Hewlett House and Nassau County Legislator Siela Bynoe to kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with the “Glow of Hope” dome lighting on Oc...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Curran Announces Increased and Intensified Protection Ahead of Jewish High Holidays

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, Rabbis and Jewish community leaders, and local elected officials today to announce increased and intensified protection ef...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Curran Announces “Operation Clear The Air,” Crackdown on Counterfeit Vape Products in Nassau County

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced “Operation Clear The Air”, a new effort by the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs to crack down on the sale and distribution of counterfeit e-cigarette and vape products...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Curran Announces Official Islanders Rally and Dome-Lighting Night Before Season Opener at Coliseum

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced an official “Islanders Day” Rally and Dome-Lighting at 6:00PM on Thursday October 3rd 2019 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Buildi...

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Posted on: September 24, 2019

County Legislature Approves County Executive Curran’s Nominees

Mineola, NY  The Nassau County Legislature last night voted to confirm County Executive Curran’s nominees, Nancy Nunziata and Lionel J. Chitty, to lead the County Department of Social Services (DSS) and the County Of...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

County Executive Curran Kicks off 177th Annual Long Island Fair

Old Bethpage, NY – Take a step back in time and explore the exhibits, performers and activities at the 177th Annual Long Island Fair coming to Old Bethpage Village Restoration this weekend (September 21-22) and next weekend (September 2...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

STATEMENT FROM COUNTY EXECUTIVE LAURA CURRAN ON CONFIRMATON OF 2ND MEASLES CASE IN NASSAU COUNTY

MINEOLA – The Nassau County Department of Health has been notified of a second confirmed case of measles in Nassau County. The County’s disease control team is working non-stop with New York State Department of Health to investigate th...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Nassau County Department of Health Reports a Second Confirmed Case of Measles

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Mineola NY – The Nassau County Department of Health (NCDOH) has been notified of a second laboratory confirmed a case of measles in an adult this year. This individual may be associated with a current measles case i...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Oceanside Stabbing

MINEOLA, NY – The tragedy that took place in Oceanside has been a shock to our conscience. My heart goes out to the family of Khaseen Morris and all those who loved and knew him. Nassau County reached out to the Oceanside School Distric...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran honors 93-yo ATM inventor for 50th Anniv. of America’s first ATM which debuted in Nassau

To Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the U.S. ATM, First Installed in Rockville Centre,

County Executive Curran Honors Inventor Donald Wetzel for Revolutionizing the Banking Industry

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY (September 6, 2019) – To commemorate the ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Unveils Cricket Coming to County Parks

Cricket is Coming to County Parks

County Executive Curran Joined Local Leagues and Community Leaders to Unveil New Pitches at Eisenhower Park, Supporting the World’s Second Most Popular Sport and Growing Demand in Nassau

East Meadow, NY &ndash...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran's Resolution to Rename Park for Det. Alvarez Passes

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding 

Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez:

 

MINEOLA, NY – I am honored to share that the resolution I filed to officially change the name of Terrell Avenue Par...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Statement from Curran & Gillen Regarding State Action on Flavored E-Cigarettes

Joint Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Town of Hempstead Supervisor Laura Gillen Regarding New York State Action on Flavored E-Cigarettes

 

MINEOLA, NY – The surge in e-cigarette use among teens and children has bee...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

CURRAN SUBMITS BALANCED, NO PROPERTY TAX INCREASE 2020 BUDGET FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released her 2020 budget, which, for the second year, includes no-property-tax increase. The $3.56 billion budget is a fiscally responsible plan that makes targeted investments in important ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Expands Efforts to Advance Transit Oriented Development Projects

MINEOLA, NY – In order to support existing mixed-use downtowns and to encourage further development of vibrant, walkable, mixed-use communities surrounding transit stations in Nassau County, County Executive Laura Curran announced that the Nassa...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran and Singas Announce Gun Buyback, Highlight Efforts to Keep Residents Safe From Gun Violence

Nassau County gun buyback to be held Sat 9/28 9am-12pm at 24 Clinton C. Boone Place, Hempstead NY 11550

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by District Attorney Madeline Singas, Linda Beigel Schulman (mother of Parkland ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Curran Announces Flores as New Hispanic Affairs Director, Castillo to Serve as Sr. Legislative Aide

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MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced her appointment of Amy Flores, Vice President and Senior Affordable Lending Manager at People’s United Bank, to the position of Executive Director ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Upcoming Vets BBQ, POW-MIA Remembrance Ceremony

EISENHOWER PARK – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today reminded residents of an upcoming POW-MIA Remembrance Ceremony and invited all Veterans and their families to a BBQ Picnic to be held Thursday, September 19th at Eisenhower Park. The V...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

County Executive Curran Raises Awareness of Hunger on Long Island

Nassau County, NY - In fulfilling a nationwide challenge to help those among us who can’t afford to buy food, County Executive Laura Curran has declared September Hunger Action Month to increase awareness about hunger and food insecurity on Long...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

County Executive Curran Raises Awareness during Suicide Prevention Month

Nassau County, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran held a dome lighting on September 10, World Suicide Prevention Day, to raise awareness on suicide and suicide prevention. At the event, County Executive Curran was joined by Legislator Arnold Drucke...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Ahead of New State Deadline, Curran and State Legislators Urge Parents to Ensure Children Receive Re

Ahead of New State Deadline, Curran and State Legislators Urge Parents to Ensure Children Receive Required Vaccinations

NYS Department Health guidelines available here

EAST MEADOW – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was today joined by...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Curran Names Nunziata to Lead Department of Social Services

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran has nominated Nancy Nunziata, a long time leader in the social work sector, to be Commissioner of the County’s Department of Social Services. Her nomination has been submitted to the N...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

County Executive Curran Encourages Residents to Get Carded as Part of National Library Card Sign Up

Nassau County, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was recently joined by Library Officials and local elected officials to encourage residents to get carded... library carded! The message comes to promote National Library Card Sig...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Dorian Preparedness

Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Dorian Preparedness

 

County Monitoring Potential Storm Impact, Residents Urged to Prepare Now

MINEOLA, NY – Hurricane Dorian is a serious storm, and although current predictions indicate i...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Statement fromCounty Executive Curran Regarding Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Regarding 

Memorial Park to Honor Detective Luis G. Alvarez:

 

MINEOLA, NY – Yesterday, I filed a resolution to officially change the name of the County’s Terrell Avenu...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

County Executive Curran Reminds Residents of Hurricane Preparedness

Nassau County, NY - With hurricane season in full swing and the 7th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was recently joined by Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran on Mental Health Support for Law Enforcement Off

MINEOLA, NY – In order to protect the communities we serve, our brave law enforcement officers must receive the tools and resources needed to protect their own health and safety. This includes proper mental health support. We’...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN REMINDS PARENTS OF IMPORTANCE OF VACCINATIONS

August is National Immunization Awareness Month 

 

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein remind parents that updating their children’s vaccinations should be added to t...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

County Executive Laura Curran and Legislator Joshua Lafazan Unveil “Nassau C.A.R.E.S” Smartphone App

Smartphone app available here

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan (Woodbury), Nassau County Police Department Commissioner Patrick Ryder, recovery advocates and Nassau County...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

County Executive Curran Announces Book Club for Young Readers

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran is excited to announce the launch of her book club for young readers, “Laura’s Book Club.” The book club will include monthly book suggestions for young adults and ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Statement from County Executive Laura Curran on Swastikas Discovered Inside Theodore Roosevelt Park

MINEOLA, NY — “This brazen act of vandalism is despicable, and unfortunately, not an isolated incident. We cannot look away from the fact that bigotry, including anti-Semitism, is on the rise along with other forms of hatred that seek ...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

County Executive Curran & Health Commissioner Dr. Eisenstein Remind Residents of Bicycle Safety

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and County Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein have launched Nassau County’s Child Safe Summer initiative, a multimedia awareness campaign for summer safety concerns. Bicycle s...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

County Executive Curran Fast Tracks Family and Matrimonial Center

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently invited members of the media and community leaders for an exclusive tour of the construction at the Nassau County Family and Matrimonial Center in Mineola.

The 240,000 square foot County...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Statement from County Executive Curran on the Passing of Former County Executive Thomas Gulotta

MINEOLA, NY -- I was saddened to hear about the passing of former County Executive Tom Gulotta. Tom was a dedicated husband, father, and public servant. In his career in government that spanned over four decades, Tom served our residents with dis...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

CURRAN INTRODUCES BILL REQUIRING ELECTED OFFICIALS’ DISCLOSURE FORMS BE AVAILABLE ONLINE

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today introduced a bill to the County Legislature amending the County Charter to require the Board of Ethics to publicly post online the financial disclosure forms of all County elected official...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Curran Orders Flags to Half-Staff

Mineola -- This week we mourn the loss of a true American hero. From his time as a POW in Vietnam to his leadership in the Senate, Sen. John McCain embodied the American spirit. He believed in his country and served its people selflessly. Nassau County mo...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran’s Statement

Monday, August 27, 2018 -- Today the Governor signed an Executive Order reinstating New York City’s School Safety Program, which tracks vehicle speeds with speed cameras near New York City schools. Legislation for the program once inclu...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Statement

Mineola, NY -- My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purc...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Statement Regard School Funding to Purchase Guns

My Administration promotes the use of Student Support and Academic Enrichment Grants to improve school conditions and increase academic and enrichment opportunities for our students.

We do not support use of these funds for the purchase of firearms and fir...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Curran Urges Storm Preparedness

Bethpage, NY – With the sixth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaching, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Office of Emergency Management Commissioner Steven Morelli and other Nassau County Public Safety and ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Curran Partners with L.I. Cares for Pet Food Program

Freeport, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran partnered with Long Island Cares to support its free pet food program for pet-owning families in need in Nassau and Suffolk counties, Baxter’s Pet Pantry.

Baxter’s P...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Curran Welcomes PGA of America to Bethpage State Park

Farmingdale, New York (July 13, 2018) – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, along with representatives from New York State Parks, the Town of Oyster Bay and Discover Long Island, welcomed PGA Championship Director Scott Reid and his s...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces "Celebrate America" Concert

East Meadow, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined by Lisa Holland, president of retail and banking of TD bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, Phil Grucci, CEO and creative director of Grucci Fireworks and Pat Bu...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Statement Regarding Mass Shooting in Maryland

Mineola, NY — "Once again, we endure another mass shooting. The attack in Annapolis was not only a gross display of violence, but an affront to our freedom. It is also another stark reminder that we must do all we can to keep our residents ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Cooling Centers Are Open

Mineola, NY – With high temperatures and humidity impacting the region, and an upcoming heat wave expected, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that cooling centers will be open to the public.

“With the temperature set to rise, the combination o...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Curran Announces Federal Funds to Help Residents Achieve the American Dream of Homeownership

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the award of $500,000 in Federal HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program funding that promises to help make the dream of home ownership a reality for some first-time homebuyers. Th...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

2018 Summer Youth Employment Program

Uniondale, NY —Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, the Nassau County Office of Youth Services and Nassau County Youth Court Director Arianne Reyer announced the launch of the 2018 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) at the Mitchell...

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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Curran, Ryder Swear in Nassau County Police Academy Graduates

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder presented certificates of completion to 81 police academy graduates on Wednesday, June 27th at a graduation ceremony held at Chaminade High School in Mineol...

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Posted on: June 26, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Island Harvest Distribute 25,000 lbs of Food

East Meadow, NY – Each year, during the summer months, there is a shortage of food in local food pantries and other feeding programs.  Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Island Harvest Food Bank to conduct food distribution of ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

County Executive Curran, Congressman Suozzi Visit Children at MercyFirst

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Congressman Thomas Suozzi on a visit to MercyFirst, a not-for-profit human service agency located in Syosset. MercyFirst has been caring for immigrant children for many years, including children wh...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Gun Storage Safety Proposal

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently stood with New Yorkers Against Gun Violence in support of Legislator Ellen Birnbaum’s proposal to strengthen requirements for securing firearms.

“This legislation wil...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Support for "Safe Staffing" Legislation

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with Assemblyman Charles Lavine, Assemblyman Ed Ra, the New York State Nursing Association, and many more to call on the state legislature to adopt the Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act.

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with District Attorney Madeline Singas, Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder, and Department of Social Services Commissioner John Imhof, Ph.D., to observe World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEA...

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Posted on: June 5, 2018

Curran Kicks Off 150th Belmont Stakes Week

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran kicked off Belmont Stakes Week at a press conference today at Belmont Park. She was joined by New York Racing Association (NYRA) CEO Chris Kay, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Curran Joins Members of the Nassau County Legislature to Sign Tobacco 21 bill

MINEOLA, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello, Legislator Arnold Drucker, members of the Nassau County Legislature, health professionals, and family members of former Legislator Judy Jac...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Contract Procurement Reforms

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed an Executive Order implementing historic contract procurement reforms and putting new controls in place that take aim at ending contract related corruption in Nassau County. This is t...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

County Executive Laura Curran Addresses Regional Business Leaders

Old Westbury, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently addressed regional business leaders and members of the Long Island Metro Business Action Network on critical issues facing Nassau County.

At DeSeversky Mansion on the NYIT Campus, C...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Observes Older Americans Month

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran recently spoke at the 44th Annual Office for the Aging May Luncheon in observance of Older Americans Month.  The conference featured seminars on volunteerism, financial literacy, and ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Curran Honors DSS Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (right) presented a citation to Margaret Marslow of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month in May. Ms. Marslow has been a Nassau County DSS employee for...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Hosts Melanoma Screening

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted free melanoma screenings for county employees during Melanoma Awareness Month. Melanoma continues to increase yearly. It is the most common cancer among 25-29 y/o and second most common f...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran's Statement Regarding the President's May 23rd Visit

Mineola, New York –Statement from Nassau County Executive Laura Curran:

“I have accepted an invitation from the White House to attend a round table on the topic of gang violence hosted by President Trump which underscores the need for more funding...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Curran Calls Out Crooked Contractors

Long Beach, New York –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford, Commissioner of the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Greg May and Gale Berg of the Nassau County Bar Associat...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Nassau County Executive Curran Announces Asian American Advisory Board

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the formation of a new Asian-American Advisory Board in Nassau County. The Advisory Board provides a forum for Asian-American communities to raise issues facing their communities. Curr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

County Executive Curran, Red Cross Sound the Alarm for Fire Safety

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will join a volunteer team to install a smoke alarm and offer fire-safety education to a local family.

Pictured l-r: John Walden (RedCross), Josh Lockwood (RedCross), Jim Flannery ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Observes National Correction Officers Week

East Meadow, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (center) joined the Nassau County Sheriff’s Correction Officers Benevolent Association (COBA) Widow’s and Children’s Fund in observance of National Correction Of...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Curran to Host Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically Challenged

Albertson, N.Y. – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with generous sponsors and athletes as she announced that the County is once again raising the necessary private donations needed to host the Nassau County Empire State Games for the Physically...Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Attends Annual Fish Stock

Massapequa, NY -- Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined Seatuck Environmental Association in moving river herring over the dam at Massapequa Lake as part of a special operation authorized by the NYS Department of Environmental Co...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Israel's 70th Birthday Celebration

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Deputy Consul General of Israel in New York Amir Sagie, Legislator Ellen W. Birnbaum, and the Jewish Community Relations Council of Long Island in celebrating Israel’s ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Helps Kick-Off RecruitNY

Uniondale, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (3rd from the left) joined the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York to announce RecruitNY – the signature program FASNY created to boost the number of vo...

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Posted on: April 27, 2018

County Executive Curran Honors Life Saving Girl Scout

Garden City, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (left) joined Nassau County Girl Scouts CEO Randell Marie Bynum in honoring Riya who saved her 3-year-old brother from choking.

On May 20, 2017, Riya and her 3-year-old brother were having din...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Curran, Commissioner Ryder Present First Quarter 2018 Crime Report

Mineola, New York – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined with the Nassau County Police Department to present the results of the2018 First Quarter Crime Report. The presentation reviewed the incredible success of several new...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

County Executive Curran Commends Social Services Employee of the Month

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran (2nd from the left) presented a Citation to Tara Carlo of the Department of Social Services (DSS) for being named DSS Employee of the Month. Ms. Carlo has been Nassau County DSS employee...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Donation to L.I. Cares “Baxter’s Pet Pantry”

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Long Island Cares Executive Director Paule Pachter to promote and provide donations to Baxter’s Pet Pantry operated by Long Island Cares, Inc. – The Harry Chapin Food B...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Warns of Vaping Health and Criminal Dangers

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today addressed the growing trend of the use of “vaping” to smoke either nicotine or other drugs. Joined by Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and Nassau County ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Joins Governor Cuomo at Anti-Gang Funding Bill Signing

Brentwood, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined Governor Andrew Cuomo as he signed a bill for more than $18.5 million in anti-gang money.

“I am proud of the joint efforts across Long Island to eliminate the fear of gang viol...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

County Executive Curran Announces Sweeping Reforms to Industrial Development Agency

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced a series of reforms for the Nassau County Industrial Development Agency (IDA) that will increase transparency, better measure projects that receive IDA benefits and put commun...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Keynotes Mentor New York Conference

Brookville, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran keynoted the Mentor New York 14th annual Mentoring Matters Conference held at Long Island University, 720 Northern Boulevard, Brookville, NY.The daylong event explored how mentors can a...

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

County Executive Curran Proclaims April Autism Awareness Month

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced that the dome of the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola will be illuminated blue in celebration of the 11th Annual World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) and Autism Spea...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Participates in Pick-A-Reading Partner Program

Old Bethpage, NY – Today Nassau County Executive Laura Curran participated in the Pick A Reading Partner Program (PARP) at Old Bethpage Elementary School. County Executive Curran read “What Pet Should I Get” to Mr. Sidito&...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

County Executive Curran Supports SBA Microloan Legislation

Farmingdale, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran stood with U.S Senator Kirsten Gillibrand to support the Small Business Administration’s Microloan Program that provides loans and technical assistance to women and minority busines...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Curran Announces Road Condition Review, Begins 2018 Resurfacing Initiative

MINEOLA, NY— Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced a new study that will assess the conditions of all Nassau County roads to better plan and strategize resurfacing projects throughout the county. As the 2018 resurfacing season begins, C...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Curran and Suez Announce Water Project to 300M Gallons of Fresh Water Annually

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran was joined earlier this week by Eric Gernath, CEO of SUEZ North America, to announce a project at the Cedar Creek Water Pollution Control Plant in Wantagh that will conserve up to 300,000,000 of fresh w...Read on...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

Curran Issues Zero Tolerance Executive Order for Gift-Giving Among Employees and Vendors

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced an executive order establishing a zero-tolerance policy for gift-giving between vendors and county employees and introduced a new administrative program to promote standards of ethical c...Read on...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine's Marriage Vow Renewal Ceremony

County Executive Curran Performs Valentine’s Marriage Vow Renewal for Hundreds of Nassau residents

Some Couples Married Over 50 Years Attended Special Valentine’s Reception

MINEOLA, NY-- – To mark St. Valentine’s Day, Nassau County Executive Laura ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

County Executive Curran Extends Tax Assessment Grievance Deadline

Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today announced she has directed officials at the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) and Department of Assessment (DOA) to accept property assessment grievance filings until Monday, April 2, 2018 in order...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

County Executive Curran, Health Commissioner, Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated

County Executive Curran and Health Commissioner Eisenstein Urge Residents to Get Vaccinated Against the Flu

Following Governor Cuomo's declared public health emergency, Curran announces three flue clinics across Nassau

 

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Curran Calls on NYSDEC to Delay Permit Allowing NYC to Pump Long Island Water

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, was joined today by New York State Senators Todd Kaminsky and Elaine Phillips as well as Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and Citizens Campaign for the Environment Executive Director Adrien...Read on...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Curran Signs Historic Executive Order

Laura Curran Signs Historic Order

MINEOLA--Nassau County Executive Laura Curran made history today when she signed an executive order barring appointed members of her administration from holding a leadership position in a political party or donating to her campaign.
She is the first Cou...Read on...

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