Posted on: September 18, 2018

Legis. DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Funding for Long-Awaited Tractor for Nassau County Museum of Art

(ROSLYN, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) visited the Nassau County Museum of Art on Wednesday, Sept. 5 to celebrate the arrival of a long-awaited John Deere tractor purchased with $15,000 in county funding ...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Legis. DeRiggi-Whitton Invites Residents to Support Glen Cove Youth Bureau’s School Supply Giveaway

(GLEN COVE, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) met with the organizers of the City of Glen Cove Youth Bureau’s annual backpack giveaway and donated school supplies in support of the effort during a W...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures $15,000 To Upgrade Sea Cliff FD Radio Equipment

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) –Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) secured $15,000 to upgrade radio equipment that members of the Sea Cliff Fire Department rely on to serve and protect the public.

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Secures Long-Awaited Inter-Municipal Agreement

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D – Glen Cove) secured passage of an inter-municipal agreement that provides essential county funding for the long-awaited restoration of the Roslyn Grist Mill.

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Meets With Sea Cliff Village Officials For Capital Projects Update

(MINEOLA, N.Y.) – Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) received an update on Monday, July 30 from Sea Cliff Mayor Edward Lieberman (seated), Village Administrator Bruce Kennedy, and representatives from Nassau County&am...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Celebrates 90th Birthday of World War II Hero and Holocaust Survivo

(GLEN HEAD, N.Y.) - Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D - Glen Cove) recently presented a citation to Glen Head resident Wanda Lorenc in celebration of her 90th birthday and her selflessness and valor during World War II.

 

Mrs. Lorenc, a...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Mammography Mobile Van Coming To Glen Cove

County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Cancer Screening Van will be coming to Glen Cove to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age 40.  The screening will include a bre...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

Democratic Minority Legislators Call for the Immediate Resignation of N.C. Sheriff Sposato

Nassau County Democratic Minority Legislators Call for the Immediate Resignation of Nassau County Sheriff Sposato,

Cite Concerns for the Safety and Security of Employees, the Health and Welfare of the Inmates and Continued Financial Burden Placed on Taxpa...

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Posted on: February 14, 2017

DeRiggi-Whitton Honored By USMC Toys For Tots

Glen Cove resident and Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton has served for many years on the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) Toys For Tots toy collection effort that help make the holidays brighter for needy children. She contributes her time for no ot...Read on...

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Announces Crescent Beach Water Quality Study

(MINEOLA, NY) - Leg. DeRiggi-Whitton is excited to announce that the Nassau County Department of Public Works (DPW) has commissioned a study to look at conducting a site-specific groundwater assessment and stream sampling program for the Crescent Beach ar...Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2015

NC Selects Consulting Firm for Sewer Feasibility Study for Hempstead Harbor and Port Washington

(Glen Cove, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton was able to secure the necessary funds from the County to invest in an important feasibility and design study, to help evaluate the need for new sewage management solutions along Hempstead H...Read on...

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Posted on: January 8, 2015

01/08/15 - Sewers in Sea Cliff

Cesspools are a type of sewage control that is a thing of the past, and it is time to revisit the science of sewers. In Sea Cliff, that science is being revisited as the shops and restaurants of Sea Cliff Avenue contain crumbling septic systems which are ...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2015

01/08/15 - Fracking Wastewater

Something that has been flying below the radar is the even greater underlying issue with Fracking. Although Fracking itself has been known to possibly create earthquakes and contaminate our drinking water, the wastewater from the process is just as bad. F...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2015

01/08/15 - Shoreline Trail of Port Washington and Roslyn

The trail along the shoreline of Port Washington and Roslyn has been expanding at a steady pace. In March, an extra mile has been approved which will add to the amount of sights through this beautiful area the local populace is able to see. It is importan...Read on...

Posted on: January 8, 2015

01/08/15 - The Improvement of Crescent Beach

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One of Glen Cove’s public beaches, Crescent Beach, has been closed since 2009 on the discovery that high levels of pollution and bacteria were present in the area making it unsafe for the public to use. Now with the funds available from the local, state, ...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2014

PRESS ADVISORY

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WHEN:Tuesday, May 27, 2014
WHERE: Port Washington Senior Center (Parking Lot)80 Manorhaven Blvd., Port Washington

Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton is pleased to announce a local mammogram program sponsored by the Nassau Health Care Corporation for u...Read on...

Posted on: April 3, 2014

Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton Honors Amy Bass of Port Washington for Women’s Histor

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Delia DeRiggi-Whitton, Nassau County Legislator, 11th LD, was delighted to honor Port Washington community leader Amy G. Bass on March 24 at the Sixteenth Annual Trailblazers Awards Ceremony at the Chambers of the Nassau County Legislature. As part of Wom...Read on...

Posted on: February 24, 2014

Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton Honors Port Washington Littig House Exec. Director

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(MINEOLA, NY) – Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton (D-Glen Cove) was proud to honor Lynette Batts for her outstanding work as Executive Director of Littig House Community Center during a presentation recognizing February as African American Hi...Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2014

DeRiggi-Whitton Sworn-in to New 11th LD

Delia DeRiggi-Whitton was inaugurated the Nassau County legislator representing the new 11th Legislative District on Jan. 6. She was sworn-in along with her fellow Democratic legislators by Senator Charles Schumer.

DeRiggi-Whitton served her first term...Read on...