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Posted on: November 23, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Applauds North Shore Hispanic Chamber for Hosting Successful Thanksgiving Event

(GLEN HEAD, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) joined the North Shore Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for their drive-through Thanksgiving food distribution event outside North Shore High School in Glen Head on Saturday, N...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Salutes Island Harvest for Hosting Thanksgiving Turkey Distribution Event

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) joined with Island Harvest on Thursday, Nov. 19 to host a turkey and food distribution event at the Butler Street senior apartments in Gl...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton: Additional Properties to Gain Sewer Service Through Sea Cliff Expansion

(SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is announcing that additional properties will be connected to sanitary sewers as part of the Village of Sea Cliff’s ongoing $8-million sewer expansion project - a...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: October 28, 2020

From the Desk of Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton

Advancing initiatives that protect and enhance the health and safety of Nassau County residents is among the most rewarding work that I have the privilege of doing as a Legislator. These initiatives have never been as important as they are amidst the ongo...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: October 9, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton, NCPBA Distribute School Supplies During Back-to-School Event in Glen Cove

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with the Nassau County Police Benevolent Association (PBA) to distribute more than 1,500 backpacks filled with school supplies during a back-to-school event in Gl...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: September 25, 2020

Whitton Joins County Executive Curran, Glen Cove Mayor Tenke for Tour of Garvies Point Museum

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Joins County Executive Curran, Glen Cove Mayor Tenke for Tour of Garvies Point Museum & Preserve

 

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and City of Glen Cove Mayor Timothy...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Funding for Thermal Cameras Sea Cliff

Sea Cliff to Receive Nearly $30,000 for Life-Saving Equipment

 

 

 

(SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) has secured passage of a $29,800 Community Revitalization Program (CRP) grant for...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: September 14, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton, Nassau County PBA Distribute School Supplies During Back-to-School Event

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton, Nassau County PBA Distribute School Supplies During Back-to-School Event in Glen Cove

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with the Nassau County Police Benevolent Associat...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: September 14, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Joins Partners in Government, Glen Cove City Harbor Patrol, For Harbor Tour

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Joins Partners in Government, Glen Cove City Harbor Patrol, For Harbor Tour Aboard Sgt. James B. Middleton Vessel

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Ahead of the Labor Day holiday weekend on Thursday, Sept. 3, Nassau County Legislator ...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: September 1, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Announces Completion of Glenwood Landing Road Repaving Projects

PHOTO CREDIT - Photo by Peter M. Budraitis

(GLENWOOD LANDING, N.Y.) - A pair of key repaving projects in Glenwood Landing that Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) advocated for as top-priority road repairs are now complete.

The pr...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: August 18, 2020

Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Responds to PSEG-LI Testimony, Announcement About Isaias Reimbursement Program

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Earlier today, the Nassau County Legislature’s Superstorm Sandy Committee held a public hearing related to PSEG-LI’s response to Tropical Storm Isaias. Following the hearing, Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton (D-Glen Cove), ...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: August 11, 2020

County Approves Funding for Glen Cove Treatment Plant Bulkhead

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - The Nassau County Legislature voted unanimously on Monday, August 3 to approve additional funding for a new marine bulkhead that runs along the Glen Cove Sewage Treatment Plant located nearby Hempstead Harbor.

Several years ago, initial C...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: August 10, 2020

PSEG-LI Must Answer for Isaias Failures

DEAR EDITOR:

Before the major storm knocked out power for hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders, the electric company promised that they were prepared. Then, the website for reporting power outages crashed and the phone lines jammed, text messages and ap...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: August 4, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Supports Glen Cove Downtown BID’s Virtual Downtown Sounds Concert Series

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - The shows will go on in downtown Glen Cove - but from a distance.

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) visited Glen Cove’s downtown restaurant district on Friday, July 24 for the first night of the Vi...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: July 28, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Supports Glen Cove Downtown BID’s Virtual Downtown Sounds Concert Series

GLEN COVE, N.Y. - The shows will go on in downtown Glen Cove - but from a distance.

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) visited Glen Cove’s downtown restaurant district on Friday, July 24 for the first night of the Virt...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: June 5, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Meets with Village of Sea Cliff Officials As Work on $8Million Sewer Upgrade

(SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) met with Village of Sea Cliff officials on Friday, May 29 to observe the initial stages of an approximately $8-million sewer infrastructure upgrade project.

In total, the pr...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Secures $95,000 Hotel-Motel Grant for Friends of Cedarmere, Inc.

(ROSLYN HARBOR, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) secured a $95,000 grant from the County’s Hotel-Motel Occupancy Tax fund to support the Friends of Cedarmere in their ongoing mission to preserve the Roslyn H...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: May 7, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Approval of Construction Services Contract for Glen Cove

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Approval of Construction Management Services Contract for Glen Cove Sewer Service Area Improvements

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) secured approval o...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: March 26, 2020

Delia DeRiggi-Whitton & Long Island Bagel Café to Give Back to Families Affected by COVID-19

WHAT - In an effort to help families who are facing financial hardships and those deeply affected by the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is partnering with Long Island Bagel Caf&eacu...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: February 4, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Glen Cove and Port Washington. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an exper...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton & Dr. Eve Lupenko Announce Free Skin Cancer Screenings

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Dr. Eve Lupenko are partnering to provide free skin cancer screenings on Friday, Feb. 28.

According to experts, skin cancers are the most common type of cancer, and the American Cance...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 28, 2020

Legislators Lafazan & DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at Bryant Library

(ROSLYN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) partnered with Lifeguard LI to host a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library on Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Lifeguard L...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training at The Bryant Library

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Legislator Whitton Takes Oath of Office, Embarks Upon Fifth Term in the Nassau County Legislature

(MINEOLA and GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) was sworn in to serve her fifth two-year term representing the 11th Legislative District during the induction of the 13th Nassau County Legislature on Monday, J...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 14, 2020

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Upcoming Tax Grievance Workshops

WHAT: Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) announces two upcoming tax grievance workshops in Glen Cove and Port Washington. During these workshops, taxpayers who disagree with the assessed value of their property can ask an exper...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 13, 2020

Statement from County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton in Support of March Against Anti-Semitism

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Thousands of Long Islanders, including religious leaders, elected officials and citizens, joined forces for the Long Island March Against Anti-Semitism on Sunday, Jan. 12. The march was one of the bi-county Task Force Against Anti-Semiti...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 13, 2020

DeRiggi-Whitton Highlights Importance of Recent Actions to Prioritize Officers’ Mental Health

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) - Following the observance of Law Enforcement Appreciation Day, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is highlighting recent philanthropic and governmental efforts aimed at ensuring Nassau County’s law en...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Legislators Lafazan and DeRiggi-Whitton, Lifeguard LI Host CPR/First Aid Training

WHAT: Legislators Joshua A. Lafazan (Woodbury) and Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) and Lifeguard LI proudly present a CPR and First Aid training session at Roslyn’s Bryant Library. This event is free for attendees who would like to learn h...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Leg DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Intermunicipal Agreement to Advance $8-Million Sea Cliff Sewer Upgrade

(MINEOLA and SEA CLIFF, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) secured passage of an inter-municipal agreement to advance an approximately $8-million investment in Sea Cliff’s sewer infrastructure that w...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 10, 2019

Whitton Stands with Diverse Coalition to Announce Launch of Task Force Against Anti-Semitism

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) joined dozens of community, religious and political leaders at the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center on Monday, Dec. 9 to announce the formation of an Islan...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 4, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Salutes Organizers of Successful Toys for Tots Drive

(UNIONDALE, N.Y.) - RXR Plaza became Santa’s satellite workshop on Sunday, Dec. 1 thanks to the generosity of hundreds of Toys for Tots supporters from across Long Island.

Donors contributed more than 55,000 toys during the drive, which was inaug...

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Legislative District 11
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Support Annual Toys for Tots

WHAT: One of the nation’s largest Toys for Tots collection drives - an event that was inaugurated by Joe Lapadula and Jon Holzer of Martino Auto Concepts - is back again, and Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) is prou...

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