Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN SUBMITS BALANCED, NO PROPERTY TAX INCREASE BUDGET

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released her 2019 no property tax hike budget. The $3.5 billion budget provides funding for a fully functioning Department of Assessment, public safety, special programs and NICE Bus. Howeve...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES LONG ISLAND’S 6TH ANNUAL CAR FREE DAY

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined LIRR President Phil Eng, CEO of NICE Bus Jack Khzouz and Co-Chair of Car Free Day LI Rosemary Mascali to announce that Long Island’s 6th Annual Car Free Day will take place on...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN, LAFAZAN, RYDER ANNOUNCE NASSAUSTOPBULLYING.ORG LAUNCH

HEMPSTEAD, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined Nassau County Legislator Josh Lafazan, Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder and local anti-bullying advocates to unveil an invaluable new resource for Nassau County&...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES FREE RABIES VACCINATION CLINICS FOR DOGS, CATS, AND FERRETS

Mineola, NY – In an effort to protect our pets and prevent the spread of rabies, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran, Nassau County Department of Health and the Towns of Oyster Bay and North Hempstead are partnering to offer free rabies vaccina...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES PLAN FOR TRANSIT-ORIENTED HOUSING NEAR EAST ROCKWAY LIRR STATION

OCEANSIDE, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined IDA Chairman Richard Kessel, IDA Board members and Feil Properties to announce support of the Woodcrest Village Park project in Oceanside.

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

CURRAN ANNOUNCES LONG ISLAND’S 6TH ANNUAL CAR FREE DAY

MINEOLA, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today joined LIRR President Phil Eng, CEO of NICE Bus Jack Khzouz and Co-Chair of Car Free Day LI, Rosemary Mascali, to announce that Long Island’s 6th Annual Car Free Day will take place ...

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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 included ...

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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 purchase...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN URGES PREPAREDNESS AS 6TH ANNIVERSARY OF SUPERSTORM SANDY APPROACHES

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: August 24, 2018

CURRAN SIGNS NEW LEGISLATION TO SUPPORT FIGHT AGAINST SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today signed two bills that will fight substance abuse—establishing a hotline accessible around the clock and a smartphone application for referrals. County Executive Curran was joined ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN AND RYDER CONGRATULATE NCPD POLICE EXPLORERS DRILL TEAM ON NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP AWARDS

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder to announce that 54 members of the Nassau County Police Explorers Drill Team travelled to West Lafayette, Indiana, to compete in a national competi...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

CURRAN AND RYDER HOST RETIREMENT CEREMONY FOR NCPD MOUNTED UNIT HORSE “MIKE”

East Meadow, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran joined with Commissioner of Police Patrick Ryder, members of the NCPD Mounted Unit, and Police Officer Michael Califano’s family, for a retirement ceremony for Mounted Unit Horse &am...

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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 Emer...

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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Nassau County Selects Law Firms Eligible to Serve as Outside Counsel

County received excellent responses covering 25 specific fields

MINEOLA, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran today released a listing of law firms that have been qualified to represent Nassau County in a variety of legal fields. The firms all...

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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 Pet Pantry wa...

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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 staff...

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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 Buffol...

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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. The co...

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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 Fie...

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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 Mineola.

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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 more...

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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 will be ins...

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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 Ryd...

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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, Curra...

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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 info...

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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 and...

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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 Association ...

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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 (Nationa...

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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...

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 volunteer ...

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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 dinner ...

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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 pol...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

County Executive Curran Hosts Girl Scout Jr. Troop 947

Mineola, NY –Nassau County Executive Laura Curran hosted Girl Scout Junior Troop 947 at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building. The visit was part of the Jr. Troop's Girl Scout Leadership Journey and allowed members t...

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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 for...

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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 Bank.

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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 Heal...

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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 violence...

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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 communities fi...

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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...

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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...

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...

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...

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 Curr...

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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...

Posted on: January 4, 2018

CURRAN: WARMING CENTERS OPEN

OFFICE OF THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE

1550 FRANKLIN AVENUE

MINEOLA, NEW YORK 11501

516-571-3131

Mineola, NY – With the impending snowstorm scheduled to impact our area and the coldest temperatures of the winter season thus far, Nassau County Executive Laur...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

NASSAU COUNTY EXECUTIVE CURRAN OVERSEES RESPONSE TO 2018’s FIRST WINTER STORM

On her fourth day in office County Executive Laura Curran toured several county facilities as county agencies are responding to today’s winter storm. The storm has dropped over 8 inches of snow across the county. Expected accumulations may exceed expectat...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

CURRAN TO REPORT ON WINTER STORM RESPONSE

Hicksville, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran will host a press conference today, Thursday, January 4th at 4:00 p.m. to update residents on storm response. The Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the storm track. The Department of P...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

APPROACHING SNOW STORM WILL BRING FIRST SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATION TO NASSAU COUNTY

Mineola, NY—Nassau County Executive Laura Curran advises all county residents to be ready, take necessary steps and avoid travel if possible. The storm system is continuing to move up the eastern seaboard, with snow expected to be heavy at times...

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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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