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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 ...
PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS
MARCH 26, 2019
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Lawrence Country Club
101 Causeway, Lawrence
APRIL 4, 2019
30 Davison Ave., Oceanside
If you are a homeowner who disagrees with your hom...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
LEGISLATOR KOPEL ANNOUNCES
CAREER & MEGA JOB FAIR
AT NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
~ FREE ADMISSION ~ FREE PARKING ~
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2018
10:00 A.M. &ndas...
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...
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...
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 ...
S.T.O.P. Hazardous Household Waste Collection Program
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018
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...
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,...
YOU CAN SAVE A LOVED ONE FROM OVERDOSE!
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 ...
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...
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...
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 ...