Posted on: May 25, 2017

Massapequa Fire Department Installation Dinner

The Massapequa Fire Department, Ladder Company 6, recently held their 107th Annual Installation Dinner at the Huntington Hilton in Melville. Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy had the privilege and honor of recognizing Chief Regis Beneville as well...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS COURT OF HONOR FOR MASSAPEQUA EAGLE SCOUT NICHOLAS VON ROSK

KENNEDY ATTENDS COURT OF HONOR

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy proudly presented Nicholas Von Rosk of Massapequa Boy Scout Troop 590 with an honorary citation at his Court of Honor Ceremony where he became an Eagle Scout, the highest and most prestigious rank within the organ...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

THIS SUNDAY! JOIN LEGISLATOR KENNEDY AND LEGISLATOR WALKER FOR “CLEAN-UP MASSAPEQUA PRESERVE DAY”

Nassau County Legislators James D. Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker are sponsoring a neighborhood clean-up at the Peter J. Schmitt Massapequa Preserve on Sunday, May 21st 

All neighbors are invited to join the clean-up!

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

CRIME IS DOWN 27% IN NASSAU COUNTY

While holding the line on property taxes, Legislator James D. Kennedy and the Republican Majority have invested significant resources in the Nassau County Police Department to help keep our neighborhoods safe. Crime is down 27% since 2010 and residential ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Legislator Kennedy Honors Massapequa Historical Society President

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy, Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor Joseph Saladino and Massapequa Park Mayor Jeffrey Pravato recently honored Bill Colfer of the Massapequa Historical Society for serving as its President for the past 11 years.

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS COURT OF HONOR FOR MASSAPEQUA EAGLE SCOUT KEVIN CARDNO

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Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy recently honored Kevin Cardno of Massapequa’s Theodore Roosevelt Council Boy Scout Troop 776 with an honorary citation at his Court of Honor Ceremony, where he became an Eagle Scout, the highest and most prestigio...Read on...

Posted on: May 8, 2017

JOIN LEGISLATOR KENNEDY AND LEGISLATOR WALKER FOR “CLEAN-UP MASSAPEQUA PRESERVE DAY”

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JOIN LEGISLATOR KENNEDY AND LEGISLATOR WALKER FOR

“CLEAN-UP MASSAPEQUA PRESERVE DAY”

Nassau County Legislators James D. Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker are sponsoring a neighborhood clean-up at the Peter J. Schmitt Massapequa Preserve on Sunday, M...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY TO HOST FREE CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY INSPECTION

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MONDAY, MAY 1, 2017 • 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Marjorie Post Park – Unqua Road, Massapequa, NY

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy urges all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child car seats inspected for safety on Monday, May 1st ...Read on...

Posted on: April 4, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ANNOUNCES THE NUMC MAMMOGRAPHY VAN IS COMING TO MASSAPEQUA PARK

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• Wednesday, May 10, 2017 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •
Massapequa Park Village Hall – 151 Front St., Massapequa Park

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS MASSAPEQUA CUB SCOUTS PACK #776 BLUE & GOLD BANQUET

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Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy recently attended the Massapequa Cub Scouts Pack #776 Annual Blue & Gold Banquet at the Knights of Columbus Memorare in Seaford.

The Blue & Gold Banquet is the highlight of the year in Cub Scouts and brings tog...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY HONORS PAST PRESIDENT OF SONS OF ITALY COLUMBUS LODGE 2143 LADIES AUXILIARY

SONS OF ITALY COLUMBUS LODGE 2143 LADIES AUXILIARY

Nassau County Legislators James D. Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker recently honored Pauline Bove of Massapequa Park with a Legislative Citation for all her hard work as the Past President of the Farmingdale Sons of Italy Columbus Lodge 2143, Ladies Auxiliar...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

PLEASE STAY SAFE DURING THE UPCOMING STORM

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The Nassau County Department of Public Works (DPW) has 22,000 tons of road salt and 2,250 tons of road sand on hand. DPW’s snow fighting fleet includes 115 plow/salt trucks, 20 pick-ups with plows and sanders, 10 payloaders and 3 brine trucks that cover 2...Read on...

Posted on: March 13, 2017

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ATTENDS COURT OF HONOR FOR MASSAPEQUA’S NEWEST EAGLE SCOUT

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Nassau County Legislators James D. Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker recently honored Massapequa resident Anthony Michael Cardillo of Farmingdale Boy Scout Troop 261 with an honorary citation at his Court of Honor Ceremony, where he became an Eagle Scout, the...Read on...

Posted on: March 10, 2017

PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCES NOW EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 17th

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NOW EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 17th

With an impending snowstorm impacting the region tomorrow, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano today announced he has directed officials at the Assessment Review Commission (ARC) and Department of Assessment (DOA) to acc...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

6TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE PET FOOD CHALLENGE

6TH ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE  PET FOOD CHALLENGE

Please join Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy in support of the Long Island Cares’ 6th Annual Pet Food Drive that will take place during the months of March and April.  Long Island Cares formed Baxter’s Pet Pantry in 2...Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2017

LEGISLATORS CALL FOR EXTENSION OF SENIOR TAX RELIEF

The 12 members of the Nassau Legislature’s Republican Majority caucus, led by Presiding Officer Norma L. Gonsalves, filed a resolution today calling on New York State to extend a tax abatement for Nassau County seniors.

Legislators learned on Friday...Read on...

Posted on: December 30, 2016

Legislator Kennedy Attends Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Farmingdale

Legislator Kennedy Attends Annual  Christmas Tree Lighting in Farmingdale

The Village of Farmingdale kicked off the holiday season with their Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 1st. Legislator James D. Kennedy had the pleasure of attending this fun and festive celebration that included hot chocolate and cookie...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2016

Legislator Kennedy to Host Upcoming Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshops

Legislator Kennedy to Host Upcoming Property Tax Assessment Grievance Workshops

If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment on your residence you may dispute the assessed value between January 2, 2017 and March 1, 2017.

You do not have to pay a law firm to file a grievance.  Nassau Coun...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Legislature Joins With AMVETS for Pearl Harbor Commemoration

Legislature Joins With AMVETS for Pearl Harbor Commemoration

In commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, AMVETS Massapequa Post 88 hosted their 58th Annual Pearl Harbor Memorial Ceremony at the Long Island National Cemetery in Farmingdale on December 4th, 2016. Legislator James D. Kenne...Read on...

Posted on: December 7, 2016

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES!

SAVE ON YOUR PROPERTY TAXES

HURRY! APPLICATION DEADLINE IS JANUARY 2, 2017!

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy reminds homeowners that there are a variety of tax exemptions that can help reduce your property taxes.  Nassau County homeowners may be eligible for one...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

SAFETY TIPS FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

Distracted shoppers are often seen by criminals as easy targets during the busy holiday shopping season. Legislator James D. Kennedy and the Nassau County Police Department want to offer you some safety tips to help minimize opportunities for criminals t...Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2016

Safety and Security in the Massapequa Preserve

Safety and Security in the Massapequa Preserve

In light of recent events in the Massapequa Preserve, Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy met with police officers from the 7th precinct as well as community residents, to discuss safety and security concerns.  As a result, additional polic...
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Posted on: October 19, 2016

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HALLOWEEN -REMEMBER THESE IMPORTANT SAFETY TIPS

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Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

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Posted on: August 12, 2016

Kennedy & The Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs Warn Residents: Be Aware of these Scams!

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Legislator James D. Kennedy and the Nassau County Department of Consumer Affairs want to notify taxpayers to beware of solicitations offering a fee-based service to apply for the School Tax Relief (STAR) property tax exemption when homeowners can apply fo...

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Posted on: August 8, 2016

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Mammography Van

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• Wednesday, August 17, 2016 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •
Allen Ellsworth Park – 45 Motor Ave., Farmingdale&
• Wednesday, September 14, 2016 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •Massapequa Park Village Hall – 151 Front St., Massapequa Park

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

Legislators Kennedy & Rhoads Urge American Water Customers to Post Opposition to the Rate Hike

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Nassau County Legislators James D. Kennedy and Steve Rhoads are calling upon the New York State Public Service Commission to deny New York American Water Company’s proposed 8.1% rate increase.  You can help, too!

If you oppose American Water’s proposed rat...

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Posted on: July 20, 2016

Legislator Kennedy Announces Job Opportunities for Part-Time Crossing Guards

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Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy announces that the Nassau County Police Department is currently seeking Part-Time Crossing Guards for assignments throughout Nassau County. Starting salary for this position is $18.00 per hour with no fringe benef...Read on...

Posted on: July 12, 2016

Legislator James D. Kennedy Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year. To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, the...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE

wednesday, june 29, 2016  •  2:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Massapequa Park Village Hall  -  151 Front Street

Every two seconds, someone needs blood. Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy and NYS Senator Michael Venditto are co-sponsoring a Community Blood Drive in Mas...

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Posted on: June 8, 2016

MANGANO, VENDITTO & KENNEDY PARTNER WITH DRUG FREE LONG ISLAND TO PREVENT HEROIN&PAIN PILL OVERDOSES

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Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Massapequa Park-based Drug Free Long Island (DFLI) will co-host a free Overdose Prevention Seminar next week - along with State Senator Michael Venditto and County Legislator James Kennedy - at Our Lady of Lou...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Protect yourself from zika virus

Protect yourself from zika virus

 What is Zika Virus?

Zika Virus is a disease that is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito.  The Aedes Albopictus is a species, known as the Asian Tiger Mosquito, that can transmit the Zika Virus.

The most c...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2016

NARCAN OVERDOSE PREVENTION COMMUNITY FORUM

You can save a life of a loved one from overdose

Unfortunately, many Long Islanders are abusing opioids like Oxycodone, Hydrocodone or Heroin, and are losing their lives to their addiction, and it can happen to your child or your loved one.

Legislator Kennedy and County Executive Mangano are spons...Read on...

Posted on: April 22, 2016

Legislator Kennedy to Host Free Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

Child Car Seat Safety Inspections

MONDAY, MAY 2, 2016 • 9:30 AM to 12:00 NOON
Marjorie Post Park – Unqua Road, Massapequa, NY

Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy urges all parents, grandparents and caregivers to have their child car seats inspected on Monday, May 2nd at Majorie Po...Read on...

Posted on: January 5, 2016

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

2017-18 TENTATIVE ASSESSMENT
DISCLOSURE NOTICES ONLINE

Mineola, NY - Acting County Assessor Jim Davis announced that notices of tentative assessed value for the 2017-2018 property tax year are available for viewing to homeowners on the Department ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2015

2016 TAX ASSESSMENT GRIEVANCE WORKSHOPS

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Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy is sponsoring workshops to help residents file property tax assessment grievance applications. If you are a homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on your Nassau County Pr...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

SCAM ALERT!

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Legislator James Kennedy, County Executive Ed Mangano and Police Commissioner Thomas Krumpter are urging citizens to be vigilant when receiving telephone solicitations requesting payment via Green Dot cards or Western Union.

It has come to the attentio...Read on...

Posted on: November 18, 2015

Please help us BRING A SMILE

Please help us BRING A SMILE

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Posted on: November 5, 2015

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces  Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislator James D. Kennedy is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming to our area to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age forty. The screening will include a breast examination b...Read on...

Posted on: October 23, 2015

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. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

JACK-O-LANTERNS

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Posted on: October 6, 2015

ATTENTION HOMEOWNERS: APPLY NOW FOR PROPERTY TAX SAVINGS

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For applications and brochures, please visit
www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/Assessor/index.html or call 571-1500

BASIC STAR EXEMPTIONSTAR is the New York State School Tax Relief program that provides a partial exemption from school property taxes f...Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Legislators Ford, Curran, Kopel, Rhoads & Kennedy Sponsor Accessibility and Elevation Workshops

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Are you a homeowner trying to resolve the issues between accessibility and elevation? We will address design solutions, policies and equipment that can be used to make your home both resilient and accessible.

Posted on: September 2, 2015

Legislator James D. Kennedy & County Executive Ed Mangano invite you to attend a: NARCAN TRAINING

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Legislator James D. Kennedy & County Executive Ed Mangano invite you to attend a:NARCAN TRAINING COMMUNITY FORUM
You can save a life of a loved one from overdoseWednesday, September 16, 2015 • 7:00 - 9:00 PMNassau University Medical Center – Pa...Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2015

PR Water Conservation AUG 2015

Water is an important part of our environment in Nassau County.  We are surrounded by ocean, bays, ponds, streams and inlets.  Additionally, Nassau County sits just a few hundred feet above our drinking water aquifers.  It i...

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Posted on: August 25, 2015

LIGHTS, CAMERA . . . NASSAU!

A new independent analysis* shows the economic impact of filming TV shows and movies in Nassau County.  Between 2013 and 2014, the film industry generated
$533 million in economic benefit for Nassau County and more than $1.6 million in sales tax rev...

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Posted on: August 19, 2015

Free Legal Consultations for Seniors at the Nassau County Bar Association in Mineola Sept. 16th

The Nassau County Bar Association is offering free legal consultations for Nassau County residents 65 and older on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the Bar Assn., 15th & West Streets in Mineola, a block south of Old Country Road. Ther...Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2015

Legislator James D. Kennedy reminds homeowners about SEPTEMBER 15TH DEADLINE TO REVIEW FEMA CLAIMS

Legislator James D. Kennedy reminds homeowners about SEPTEMBER 15TH DEADLINE  TO REVIEW FEMA CLAIMS

I would like to remind National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) policyholders who filed a claim with FEMA as a result of Hurricane Sandy that they have until September 15th to register to have their files reviewed if they believe their claims were underpai...Read on...

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Posted on: August 13, 2015

Nassau County Legislature Hosts Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association Meet & Greet Breakfast

Meet and Greet Breakfast

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy recently co-hosted the first Meet and Greet breakfast at the Legislature for the Long Island Hispanic Pastors Association (LIHPA). The breakfast was an invitation to personally introduce the legislators with the H...Read on...

Posted on: July 23, 2015

Legislator Kennedy and Nassau County take on “Zombie” Homes with New Land Bank

Legislator Kennedy and Nassau County take on Zombie Homes with New Land Bank

Legislator James Kennedy voted this week to approve legislation authorizing the creation of a Nassau County Land Bank. The Land bank is a non-profit corporation that will buy, restore and market abandoned properties – a.k.a “Zombie Homes”. As of May 201...Read on...

Posted on: July 10, 2015

It’s Mosquito Season in Nassau County

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Mosquito season has begun. Many residents have contacted my office to alert me to the presence of mosquitoes and to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Depar...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2015

Legislator James D. Kennedy Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

Property Tax Exemptions

If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year.
To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, ...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Community Blood Drive

Community Blood Drive

COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE
TUESDAY, JUNE 30, 2015 • 2:00 PM – 8:00 PMMassapequa Park Village Hall (Lower Level)
151 Front St., Massapequa ParkEvery two seconds, someone needs blood. Please join Nassau County Legislator James Kennedy and NYS Senator Micha...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2015

Child Car Seat Safety Check

Child Car Seat Safety Check

Legislator James Kennedy is proud to sponsor a CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015 • 9:30 AM to 12:00 NOON Marjorie R. Post Park – Unqua Rd., Massapequa

A Traffic Safety Educator from the Nassau County Traffic and Safety Board wil...Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2015

Join Legislator Kennedy and Legislator Walker for “Clean-up Massapequa Preserve Day”

Clean up Massapequa Day

Nassau County Legislators James Kennedy and Rose Marie Walker are sponsoring a neighborhood clean-up at the Peter J. Schmitt Massapequa Preserve on Saturday May 30th.

All neighbors are invited to join the clean-up!

WHEN: Saturday, May 30 from 9:00...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2015

Nassau County Declares May as “Melanoma Awareness Month”

Melanoma Awareness Month

Legislator James Kennedy announced Nassau County’s annual “May is Melanoma Awareness Month” campaign. Spearheaded by Colette Coyne, the Colette Coyne Melanoma Awareness Campaign (CCMAC) was formed in 1998 after Colette Coyne’s thirty-year old daughter di...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2015

Legis J.Kennedy & R. Walker Invite Residents to Attend An Important Seminar on Huricane Preparedness

Huricane Info. Meeting

HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS
TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2015 • 7:00 PMFarmingdale Public Library - Room A/B
116 Merritts Rd., Farmingdale, NY 11735

The Atlantic Hurricane Season lasts from June 1st through November 30th. Nassau County Legislators James Kennedy an...Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2015

Legislator Kennedy is Fighting to Protect our Children by Making Laws Tougher on Sex Offenders

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The New York Court of Appeals recently took away Nassau’s ability to set its own residency restrictions on convicted sex offenders. Legislator Kennedy has called upon the assistance of our local NYS legislators to help Nassau County regain its right to p...Read on...

Posted on: March 30, 2015

Legislator James Kennedy is Working to Protect Nassau Taxpayers from $100 Million in New Liability Annually

NC TAX BILL

Despite being just one of the entities that collects property taxes, Nassau County is responsible to pay out 100% of tax refunds. Left unchecked, this system has led to $2 billion in debt to Nassau County. I am pleased to announce two reforms that will el...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces  Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

Legislator Kennedy Proudly Announces
Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

• Thursday, April 30, 2014 • 8:45 AM to 12:00 Noon •Massapequa Park Village Hall – 151 Front St., Massapequa Park

Legislator James D. Kennedy is ...Read on...

Posted on: March 27, 2015

LEGISLATOR KENNEDY ANNOUNCES NEW POTHOLE REPAIR INITIATIVE

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County.

Nassau County Legislator James D. Kennedy is pleased to announce a new, aggressive plan to repair potholes in Nassau County. Under the new plan, municipalities will share reported pothole complaints in “real-time” so that highway crews can be dispatched t...Read on...

Posted on: March 25, 2015

MANGANO LAUNCHES AGGRESSIVE POTHOLE REPAIR PROGRAM WITH CITIES, TOWNS & VILLAGES

Pathole Repair Program

Urges Residents to Call or Use Nassau Now App to Report Potholes

Mineola, NY - Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, Hempstead Town Supervisor Kate Murray, Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, Gl...Read on...

Posted on: January 23, 2015

Create a Safety Profile for "Smart911" Today!

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The Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) is providingSmart911, which allows residents to create a free safety profile for their household at www.smart911.com that can include information necessary for 911 call takers to have in the event of an emergency...Read on...

Posted on: December 3, 2014

12/3/14 Community Blood Drive

Give Life

Every two seconds, someone needs blood. Please join Nassau County Legislators Rose Marie Walker and Michael Venditto to donate blood and benefit those who may need it in our community.

Your donation will help save up to THREE lives. Our community hospi...Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

10/20/14 Have a Safe and Happy Halloween Remember Theses Important Safety Tips

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Halloween brings jack-o-lanterns, whimsical costumes, and visits from young neighbors in disguise. The Nassau County Department of Health offers these Halloween safety tips to help keep this holiday safe and enjoyable for everyone.

Jack-o-Lanterns

I...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2014

10/02/14 Legislator Michael Venditto Invites You To Attend A TEXTING WHILE DRIVING COMMUNITY FORUM

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This dynamic presentation is an event that no teen or parent should miss. Brought to us by the Texting Awareness Foundation, presenter Karen Torres gets real about distracted driving. All drivers are urged to attend this forum. Event includes Q&A se...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2014

10/02/14 Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammography Van

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Legislator Michael Venditto is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming to our area to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age fifty. The screening will include a breast examination b...Read on...

Posted on: September 17, 2014

09/17/14 Legislator Michael Venditto Invites You To Attend The Mega Jobfair

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Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
10:00 am to 2:00 pm • Veterans Admission Starts at 9:00 amNassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum - 1255 Hempstead Tpke., Uniondale

Legislator Michael Venditto invites you to attend a job fair sponsored by Nassau County.
All jo...Read on...

Posted on: September 12, 2014

09/12/14 New York Blood Center (NYBC) Declares Emergency Blood Appeal

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As the region heads into the Fall season, New York Blood Center (NYBC) has issued an emergency blood appeal, reporting that community supplies of all types of donor blood are at critically low levels.

In the wake of this shortage, NYBC has issued an ur...Read on...

Posted on: September 9, 2014

09/09/14 Nassau County Department of Assessment 2014 Extended Hours

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As part of his ongoing efforts to make Nassau County government more accessible to its residents, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced that the Department of Assessment will be extending its hours of operations effective Thursday, October 2...Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2014

08/27/14 Legislator Venditto Announces South Shore Waterways Clean Up Efforts Are Succeeding

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Legislator Michael Venditto, Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano, and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Regional Director Peter Scully today announced the success of south shore waterway and marsh bank cleanup efforts performed...Read on...

Posted on: August 20, 2014

08/20/14 Executive Mangano and Legislator Venditto Invite You to 2nd Annual Concert in The Park

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Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and County Legislator Michael Venditto invite residents to enjoy a day of music and fun, while helping their neighbors, at the 2nd Annual Concert in the Park this Saturday August 23rd from 1p.m.-8p.m. Donations m...Read on...

Posted on: August 18, 2014

08/18/14 Legislator Michael Venditto is proud to sponsor a CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK

Traffic Safety Educator Chris Mistron from the Nassau County Traffic and Safety Board will be available to inspect your child car seats for proper installation and security. Child car seats are required for children under the age of seven.

If you would...Read on...

Posted on: August 11, 2014

08/11/14 Mangano and Venditto Announce Community Cleanup at Tackapausha Preserve

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Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto today announced that a large volunteer effort to cleanup Seaford’s Tackapausha Preserve will take place Saturday, August 16th at 10am. Volunteers are asked to wear pr...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2014

08/05/14 Hurricane/Severe Weather Preparedness Community Forum

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Legislator Michael Venditto invites all Nassau County residents to attend this very important seminar to learn what you can do to prepare your household for the impact of future hurricanes or other severe weather events.

Members of the Nassau County De...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

07/29/14 Legislator Venditto Hosts Bicycle Rodeo in Massapequa

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto recently hosted a Bicycle Rodeo in Massapequa to help all residents learn about child and bicycle safety.

Kids were joined by a safety trainer on a bike obstacle course during the Bicycle Rodeo and received tip...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

07/29/14 Hagedorn Little Village School Celebrates Grand Opening

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto joined with fellow Legislator Laura Schaefer to welcome the Hagedorn Little Village School to the Seaford Community during their recent Grand Opening ceremony.

Shown in photo, left to right: Jon D. Feingold, Ex...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2014

07/29/14 31st Annual Long Island Women’s 5K Run in Farmingdale

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto recently attended the 31st annual Long Island Women’s 5 kilometer run in Farmingdale.

More than 500 women competed in this year’s race.“It’s great to see so many people from the Farmingdale community come out a...Read on...

Posted on: July 17, 2014

Community Blood Drive

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Every two seconds, someone needs blood. Please join Nassau County Legislators Rose Marie Walker and Michael Venditto to donate blood and benefit those who may need it in our community.

Your donation will help save up to THREE lives. Our community hospi...Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Legislator Venditto Asks Homeowners To Be Cautious of Residential Distraction Burglaries

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Legislator Michael Venditto and the Nassau County Police Department advise residents that individuals are perpetuating a series of burglaries and scams throughout Nassau County. In recent cases, individuals posed as utility workers to trick homeowners in...Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Legislator Michael Venditto Invites You To Attend A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS WORKSHOP

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If you live in and are the owner of a home, condominium or cooperative apartment, you may qualify for hundreds of dollars in property tax savings each year.

To help you file for or learn more about the property tax exemptions you may be eligible for, L...Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2014

It’s Mosquito Season in Nassau County

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Mosquito season has begun. Many residents have contacted my office to alert me to the presence of mosquitoes and to ask about controlling the mosquito population. The first thing you should do is report your mosquito complaint to the Nassau County Departm...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

Legislator Michael Venditto and the Eve Foundation present CHRISTMAS IN JULY FOOD DRIVE 2014

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People often forget to donate food during the summer months and food pantries for the hungry are dangerously low. Please donate non-perishable food to one of the following collection sites:

Office of Legislator Michael Venditto
1550 Franklin Ave., Mi...Read on...

Posted on: June 17, 2014

An Important Safety Update from Legislator Michael Venditto HURRICANE SEASON IS HERE!

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The hurricane season for Nassau County began on June 1st and continues through November 30th. The best way to protect your family and pets during a major storm or emergency is to be prepared ahead of time.

Please do all that you can to prepare your h...Read on...

Posted on: June 16, 2014

Legislator Venditto Helps Designate Nassau a “Purple Heart County”

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto recently joined with County Executive Edward Mangano, Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves and Legislator Rose Marie Walker to announce that Nassau County has been designated a “Purple Heart County.”

“I would like...Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2014

Blood Supply Needs a Summer Break O-Negative Blood Reserves a Special Seasonal Challenge

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New York Blood Center (NYBC) is asking for help over the summer to maintain an adequate supply of all blood types, but especially O-negative. In addition, hundreds of additional blood drives need to be scheduled to meet projected hospital demand.

Peop...Read on...

Posted on: June 9, 2014

BICYCLE RODEO

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014 (Raindate: 7/22) • 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Marjorie R. Post Community Park - Unqua & Merrick Road, Massapequa

Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto invites you to a fun and informative event to help all residents learn abo...Read on...

Posted on: June 4, 2014

Legislator Venditto Announces “Anti-Puppy Mill” Legislation

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto has sponsored a local law to prevent the sale of dogs and cats in Nassau County that may have been bred in “puppy mills” or by cat breeders which are known to mistreat animals bred for sale.

The proposed law wi...Read on...

Posted on: May 20, 2014

LEGISLATOR MICHAEL VENDITTO ATTENDS NORTH BELLMORE FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto recently attended the Annual Inspection and Installation Ceremonies of the North Bellmore Fire Department at the Huntington Hilton Hotel in Melville. The ceremony is held to install the new officers of the Fire De...Read on...

Posted on: May 6, 2014

Nassau County Declares May as “Melanoma Awareness Month”

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto joined with Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves and Legislators Dennis Dunne, Sr., Denise Ford, Laura Schaefer, Rose Marie Walker, and Donald MacKenzie, North Shore LIJ Chairman Dr. Omit Garg North Shore LIJ Senior ...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Legislator Venditto Attends Firematic Awards Ceremony

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto was pleased to join with his fellow Legislators to attend the Nassau County Fire Commission Annual Firematic Awards Ceremony which was held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at the Nassau County Firefighters Museum in ...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Legislator Venditto Attends Ceremony to Honor fallen Correction Officers

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto joined other elected officials at a solemn ceremony at the Nassau County Sheriff’s Department Memorial Monument to honor the fallen Correction Officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty, as ...Read on...

Posted on: April 9, 2014

LEGISLATOR VENDITTO ATTENDS NORTH MERRICK FIRE DEPARTMENT INSTALLATION

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto proudly joined Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves to attend the Annual Inspection and Installation Ceremonies of the North Merrick Fire Department at the Hilton Long Island/Huntington in Melville. The ceremony is ...Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

LEGISLATOR VENDITTO ANNOUNCES REWARD PROGRAM TO HELP END ANIMAL ABUSE

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Nassau County Legislator Michael Venditto joined Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) President Robert Sowers, accompanied by Miss Harper, a brutally-injured puppy, and other Legislatorsto announce incentives for people wh...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Legislator Michael Venditto is proud to sponsor a CHILD CAR SEAT SAFETY CHECK

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Traffic Safety Educator Chris Mistron from the Nassau County Traffic and Safety Board
will be available to inspect your child car seats for proper installation and security.

Child car seats are required for children under the age of seven.

If you w...Read on...

Posted on: March 12, 2014

Legislator Michael Venditto Proudly Announces FREE PROSTATE CANCER PSA TESTS FOR MEN

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Legislator Michael Venditto, in conjunction with the Integrated Medical Foundation, will be sponsoring a free prostate cancer PSA test program for men.

· Open to all men age 40 and over who have not previously been diagnosed with prostate cancer, regar...Read on...

Posted on: February 14, 2014

Winter Weather Causing Pothole Issues On Our Roadways

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Icy roads and snowy conditions can create potholes throughout the winter months. I urge all drivers to use caution when driving. Also, please report dangerous potholes to the appropriate municipality.

The roads in Nassau County are maintained by dif...Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2013

Legislator Michael Venditto Proudly Announces Breast Cancer Screenings from the NUMC Digital Mammogr

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Legislator Michael Venditto is pleased to announce that the Nassau University Medical Center Mobile Mammography Van will be coming to our area to provide breast cancer screenings for women over age fifty. The screening will include a breast examination b...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2014

LONG TERM RECOVERY GROUP STORM RECOVERY RESOURCE FAIR

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2014 - 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Massapequa High School - 4925 Merrick Rd., Massapequa

For Residents & Businesses… 4:00 pm to 8:00 pmThis is your opportunity to meet with representatives of the various agencies committed to your...Read on...

Posted on: January 28, 2014

Property Assessment Grievance Workshop

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Due to the overwhelming response at our previous workshop, Legislator Michael Venditto will be holding another property assessment grievance workshop for any homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on their Nassau C...Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2014

January is “Carbon Monoxide" Awareness Month

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The New York State Legislature has declared January “Carbon Monoxide Awareness Month” in an effort to raise awareness about the dangers posed by carbon monoxide in homes and buildings. Carbon monoxide poisonings increase by 10% during winter months with t...Read on...

Posted on: January 9, 2014

Property Assessment Grievance Workshops

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Legislator Michael Venditto will be holding property assessment grievance workshops for any homeowner who disagrees with the new tentative property tax assessment as shown on their Nassau County Property Tax Impact Disclosure Notice.

By filing a Grieva...Read on...

Posted on: January 2, 2014

PRESS ADVISORY

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When: Monday, January 6, 2014


Where: Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building1550 Franklin Avenue, Mineola

Time: 10:00 AM


All press are invited to attend the Induction Ceremony for the Inductionof the Tenth Nassau County Le...Read on...