Articles Tagged ‘Department of Public Works’

Problems Still Rampant At Cedar Creek Sewage Plant

April Press investigation into myriad hazards at Cedar Creek Sewage Plant sparks investigations, death threats, demands and outrage. Dangers are still rampant at the plant



Review Discovers 192 Nassau Vehicles Missing

An analysis examining the inventory of Nassau County’s fleet of vehicles and motorized equipment by outgoing county Comptroller Howard Weitzman’s Office has discovered that 192…



Undressing The Emperor

Eight years as mayor of Glen Cove, eight years as Nassau County Executive. In stark contrast to Long Island’s lone daily newspaper’s recent resounding endorsement of Nassau County Executive Tom Suozzi for what would be his third term as the county’s top elected official (an endorsement which failed to mention the nearly $200,000 in campaign contributions Newsday’s parent company Cablevision, its political action committee and owners, the Dolan family, have donated to his political aspirations since 2006, according to New York State [NYS] Board of Elections financial disclosure records), we at the Press thought we’d be a little more judgmental rather than hand out a free pass.



County Consolidation Conundrum

When Nassau County resolved to consolidate its staff on Jan. 1, laborers from the Parks Department and mechanics for the police department were not so pleased with this New Year’s resolution.