Tag: Steve Bellone

Lawsuit Claims Suffolk Taxpayers Are Owed $250M

Calling it "the biggest ripoff" in Suffolk County history, a pair of well-connected lawyers say that the Southwest Sewer District has illegally overcharged 340,000 local taxpayers by $254.9 million since 2009--and they demand a refund.

As Heartland Shows in Suffolk, Dollars and Planning Sense Are Not...

One can bet that residents in the areas Heartland will impact definitely have more than 40,000 reasons why the project isn’t right for Long Island.

Suffolk Exec Bellone Beats O’Connor to Win 2nd Term

Democratic Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone defeated GOP challenger James O'Connor.

Long Island Voters Decide Key Races On Election Day

Voter turnout is pivotal in key match-ups across Nassau and Suffolk.

Huntington Pols OK Drone Regulations

But civil liberties experts questioned the constitutionality of the new law.

Fire Island Braces for Joaquin-related Flooding

Concerns remain about the barrier island, which has been breached and partly dune-less since Sandy.

Long Islanders Urged to Prepare for Hurricane Joaquin

Local officials issued warnings as the storm reached major hurricane status.

With More Rain in Forecast, Long Island Officials Chart Hurricane Joaquin’s...

The National Weather Service said up to 3 inches of rain is expected on LI through Friday.

Why Suffolk’s Water Protection Program Ruling Is A Win For Voters

The ruling not only protects the environment, it preserves the rights of voters.
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