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Posted on: June 6, 2019

LEGISLATURE HOLDS HEARING ON CROSSING GUARD STAFFING NUMBERS

The Nassau County Legislature’s Public Safety Committee held a hearing to address concerns about the shortage of Crossing Guards, and the use of Police Officers to take their place. Speakers included: Jerry Laricchiuta, President of CSEA; James ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 6, 2019

LEGISLATURE HOLDS HEARING ON DETECTIVE STAFFING NUMBERS

On June 4th, the Nassau County Legislature’s Public Safety Committee held a hearing to address concerns about the shortage of detectives in the Nassau County Police Department, and the possible effect on the community. Speakers included: John Wi...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 5, 2019

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

Date: Sunday, June 23, 2019Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pmBay Park – First Ave., East Rockaway

Legislator Howard J. Kopel is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Pollutants Hazardous Waste Collection Program (S.T.O.P.) is comi...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 29, 2019

LEGISLATORS FORD AND KOPEL SECURE FUNDING FOR NEW AMBULANCE IN LAWRENCE

Nassau County Deputy Presiding Officer Legislator Howard Kopel and Alternate Deputy Presiding Officer Denise Ford are pleased to congratulate the Village of Lawrence upon the dedication and arrival of a new ambulance to service the Five Towns community. T...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 17, 2019

LEGISLATIVE MAJORITY SUPPORTS SCHOOL BUS SAFETY STOP-ARM CAMERAS BILL IN ALBANY

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Mineola, NY – On May 9th, Nassau County Legislature Presiding Officer Richard Nicolello addressed a letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo, Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and State Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins to urge the passage of S45...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 13, 2019

MAY IS MELANOMA AWARENESS MONTH

MAY IS MELANOMA AWARENESS MONTH

As the weather gets warmer and summer draws closer, our thoughts turn toward enjoying some of the great beaches that Nassau County has to offer. Before the summer season begins, I would like to remind everyone that May is Me...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: May 8, 2019

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST FREE CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST FREE 

CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

 

THURsday, june 6, 2019  •  9:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Rockville Centre Recreation Center – 111 N. Oceanside Rd., RVC

Nassau County Legisl...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: April 1, 2019

LEGISLATOR KOPEL HOSTING TOWN HALL MEETING ABOUT NEW REASSESSMENT PLAN

LEGISLATOR KOPEL HOSTING TOWN HALL 

MEETING ABOUT NEW REASSESSMENT PLAN

 

Wednesday, April 10th – 7:00 PM

Lawrence Country Club - 101 Causeway, Lawrence

Nassau County Legislators Howard J. Kopel and Denise Ford are hosting a Town Ha...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: April 1, 2019

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE TO HOLD SECOND REASSESSMENT HEARING

NASSAU COUNTY LEGISLATURE TO HOLD  

SECOND REASSESSMENT HEARING

The Nassau Legislature will be holding a second legislative hearing on the topic of the County Executive’s Reassessment Plan and its impact on Nassau homeowners. All resident...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 29, 2019

REPUBLICAN MAJORITY’S REBUTTAL TO THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S STATE OF THE COUNTY SPEECH

REPUBLICAN MAJORITY’S REBUTTAL TO THE 

COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S STATE OF THE COUNTY SPEECH

Good evening.  I am Legislator Laura Schaefer and want to thank News 12 for giving me this opportunity to provide a few brief remarks ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 29, 2019

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

TUESDAY

MARCH 26, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Lawrence Country Club

101 Causeway, Lawrence

THURSDAY

APRIL 4, 2019

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Oceanside Library

30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

If you are a homeowner who disagrees with your hom...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 29, 2019

LONG ISLAND CARES 8TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE PET FOOD DRIVE

LONG ISLAND CARES 8TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE PET FOOD DRIVE

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel is pleased to participate in the 8th Annual Legislative Pet Food Drive. The Legislative Pet Food Drive brings together all levels of state and...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 28, 2019

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM LEGISLATOR KOPEL RE: THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S REASSESSMENT PLAN

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FROM LEGISLATOR KOPEL RE: 

THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE’S REASSESSMENT PLAN

The deadline to challenge your property assessment has been extended to 

APRIL 30, 2019

The Nassau County Legislature has passed legislation ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: March 28, 2019

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ANNOUNCES BLOOD EMERGENCY APPEAL FOR DONORS

NEW YORK BLOOD CENTER ANNOUNCES BLOOD EMERGENCY APPEAL FOR DONORS

Winter storms, frigid temperatures and wide spread flu are making it harder for local communities to maintain their critical blood supply.

Cancelled blood drives and reduced donor tu...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: December 6, 2018

KEEP YOUR HOME DELIVERIES SAFE FROM PACKAGE THIEVES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

KEEP YOUR HOME DELIVERIES SAFE FROM PACKAGE THIEVES THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

 

Legislator Kopel and the Nassau County Police Department 

offer these package theft prevention tips to help

keep your packages safe this holiday season&nb...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: December 4, 2018

Toys for Tots Toy Drive

HELP US BRING A SMILE TO A

NEEDY CHILD THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel has teamed up with the

United States Marine Corps for the Toys for Tots Holiday Gift Drive.

New, unwrapped toys will be collected until

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20TH...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: November 20, 2018

LEGISLATOR KOPEL HOLDING TOWN HALL MEETINGS ABOUT NEW ASSESSMENT PLAN

LEGISLATOR KOPEL HOLDING TOWN HALL MEETINGS ABOUT NEW ASSESSMENT PLAN

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel will be holding several Town Hall Meetings to discuss the changes that the County Executive is making to the property tax assessment sys...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 30, 2018

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

LEGISLATOR KOPEL TO HOST NARCAN TRAINING/ OVERDOSE PREVENTION WORKSHOP

 

Tuesday, November 13, 2018  •  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Barry & Florence Friedberg JCC - 15 Neil Ct., Oceanside

 

You can save the life of a love...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 30, 2018

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ANNOUNCES CAREER & MEGA JOB FAIR

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ANNOUNCES 

CAREER & MEGA JOB FAIR 

AT NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE 

 

~  FREE ADMISSION  ~  FREE PARKING  ~

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2018

10:00 A.M. &ndas...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 30, 2018

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN

 REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

 

Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. Legislator Howard J. Kopel and the Nassau County Department of Health...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: October 30, 2018

S.T.O.P. – STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS

S.T.O.P. – STOP THROWING OUT POLLUTANTS

Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2018

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

North Woodmere Park – Branch Blvd., North Woodmere

Legislator Kopel is pleased to announce that the To...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: September 5, 2018

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

SCHOOL IS OPEN – DRIVE CAREFULLY!

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel would like to remind drivers to be extra cautious when driving now that school is open, especially when driving in school zones.

School zones are areas marked off near all ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: August 30, 2018

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Valley Stream State Park - Fletcher Ave., Valley Stream

Legislator Howard J. Kopel is pleased to announce that the Town of Hempstead Stop Throwing Out Polluta...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: August 29, 2018

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ANNOUNCES HEAT ADVISORY FOR NASSAU COUNTY

LEGISLATOR KOPEL ANNOUNCES 

HEAT ADVISORY FOR NASSAU COUNTY

 

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel would like to remind residents that as the temperature rises, it's important to KEEP YOUR COOL. Know the warning signs,...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: August 1, 2018

NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM

  

YOU CAN SAVE A LOVED ONE FROM OVERDOSE! 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23RD  7:00 PM to 9:00 PM 

Central Synagogue – Beth Emeth – 430 DeMott ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: July 9, 2018

2018 PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOPS

WEDNESDAY, JULY 11TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Hewlett/Woodmere Public Library – 1125 Broadway, Hewlett

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25TH – 1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM

Oceanside Public Library – 30 Davison Ave., Oceanside

Nassau County ...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 21, 2018

FOOD SAFETY TIPS FOR THE SUMMER SEASON

Legislator Howard J. Kopel and the Nassau County Department of Health would like to remind residents that while warm weather is a perfect time to barbecue, enjoy outdoor dining and go on picnics, it also presents opportunities for foodborne bacteria to th...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 21, 2018

RIP CURRENTS

As waves travel from deep to shallow water, they will break near the shoreline. When waves break strongly in some locations and weakly in others, this can cause circulation cells which are seen as rip currents: narrow, fast-moving belts of water traveling...

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Legislative District 07
Posted on: June 21, 2018

BEACH SAFETY TIPS

Few things scream “summer” to Long Islanders more than soaking up some rays with the scent of salt water in the air and sand between your toes. But it’s not all about fun in the sun!

A beautiful day at the beach can turn into ...

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