Articles Tagged ‘Nassau County Interim Finance Authority’

Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum home of the the New York Islanders NHL hockey team is shown in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, May 11, 2011. Officials on New York's Long Island will ask voters this summer to approve a $400 million plan to build a new hockey arena next to the current home of the Islanders.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Nassau County, Islanders Announce Lease Agreement

Nassau County and New York Islanders owner Charles Wang have…



Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum home of the the New York Islanders NHL hockey team is shown in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, May 11, 2011. Officials on New York's Long Island will ask voters this summer to approve a $400 million plan to build a new hockey arena next to the current home of the Islanders.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Legal Expert: Nassau Arena Vote Skating on Thin Ice

A referendum scheduled for Aug. 1 seeking Nassau County voter…



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Steve Levy Leaving: What’s Next For Suffolk County?

The news rocked New York’s political world. After seven years…



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Mangano on ‘Painful’ Budget Cuts: No One’s Exempt

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has proposed axing more than…



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The Blame Game: Who Is At Fault for NIFA’s Takeover of Nassau County Finances?

Wearing blue jeans and an oversized hoodie sweatshirt, Nassau County…



Ronald Stack, chairman of the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, left, speaks to the media during a public meeting in Uniondale, N.Y., Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011. The authority voted unanimously to take control of the county's finances after it determined that Nassau will most likely run a deficit of more that 1 percent. The decision could eventually lead to a wage freeze for thousands of county employees. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Nassau County to Sue NIFA for Financial Takeover

A fiscal watchdog agency, citing a potential $176 million gap…