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New York State To Open Disaster Recovery Center for Flood Victims

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Center to Provide Guidance to Residents Impacted by Historic Flooding.

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Bellone Declares State of Emergency in Wake of Flashfloods and Unprecedented Rainfall

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Historic Rainfall Breaks New York State Records.

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The video below was created by Suffolk County and The Rocky Point School District in order to raise awareness about the increase in heroine use by young people.

Suffolk County Police Second Precinct officers responded to a home to find a young person passed out from an apparent heroin overdose.
This is a scene that has become […]

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Not My Child: Suffolk’s Drug Epidemic

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County Executive Steve Bellone, in partnership with the Rocky Point School District, announced the launch of a groundbreaking effort to alert parents to the dangers of substance abuse through a compelling public service announcement. Rocky Point School District is serving as the pilot school district, posting the PSA on its parents portal and requiring parents […]

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Businesses Warned of Utility Company Scam

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The Suffolk County Police Department is warning residents of a scam that targets local businesses.
Several businesses in Suffolk County have reported receiving a call from someone who claims to be a PSEG employee and threatens to turn off the electric if payment is not made.
Victims were told to purchase a Green Dot Money Pak card […]

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Recruitment Drives at County One-Stop Employment Center

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone invites residents to participate in four upcoming job fairs at the county’s One-Stop Employment Center.
“We encourage people looking for work to meet with representatives of companies that are looking to hire the talent here in Suffolk County,” County Executive Bellone said. “The One-Stop Employment Center provides the perfect opportunity for […]

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YMCA of Long Island Encourages Parents, Children to Take ‘Pool Safely Pledge’

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National Campaign Promotes Water Safety Awareness

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Downtown Revitalization & Cultural Arts Grants for 2014 Approved

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Of the $273,066, $5,000 is allocated to the New York Foundation for the Arts for an “artrepreneurship” program, $107,000 for community grants to be administered by the county; $84,848 for grants administered by the Suffolk County Alliance of Arts Councils, and $76,218 for Destination Downtown grants for programs on the East End, Huntington Station, Brookhaven and Patchogue.

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Free Driving Course for Teenagers

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County Executive Praises Streamlined Health Permit Process

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From the Office of  County Executive Bellone 
Suffolk County launched a streamlined process July 1 for obtaining Health Department permits, reducing the steps and time required of residents and businesses to win permits for their projects.
“Our goal is to ensure safe, responsible and quality building practices while at the same time make certain the permit approval […]

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