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May Is Water Safety Month, Tips to Avoid Tragedies

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Suffolk County Press Release
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has declared May Water Safety Month and joined with Suffolk County’s Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services (FRES), the Department of Health and the Long Island Drowning Prevention Task Force to offer residents water safety tips and urge residents to use caution while enjoying pools, beaches and waterparks. 
National […]

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Grant Applications Must Be Submitted by June 13th Deadline.

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Suffolk County Police Commissioner’s Race To Benefit Guardians of Our Dependents

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Participants Sought for 5K Race and Kids Run in May

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Upcoming Recruiting, Career Events

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The Suffolk County Department of Labor is hosting onsite recruiting events and three Career Quest workshops, that began on March 31.
“Our goal remains to help residents find jobs right here in Suffolk County,” said County Executive Steve Bellone.  “By attending these onsite recruiting opportunities, residents can take advantage of workshops that will provide invaluable information […]

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Free Car Seat Inspection Event This Saturday

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Free Car Seat Inspection Event (by appointment only)
When:  Saturday, April 5th, 2014
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Where: Suffolk County District 9 Office
55 2nd Avenue, Suite 7
Brentwood, NY 11717
Legislator Monica R. Martinez, Suffolk County Police Department and EAC’s Certified Technicians will be on-site to inspect car seats and provide parents with essential information about child passenger safety.
Inspections […]

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40 Summonses, 7 NYS Tax Violations, and 3 Tanker Trucks Placed Out of Service During Checkpoint

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The Suffolk County Highway Patrol Motor Carrier Safety Section, in conjunction with New York State Police, NYS Department of Taxation and NYS Environmental Conservation Police, issued 40 summonses and placed 3 tankers out of service at a fuel carrier checkpoint last night into this morning.
The inter-agency enforcement initiative was conducted to ensure compliance with commercial […]

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Operation Medicine Cabinet to Expand

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone was joined by Suffolk and Town officials to announce the expansion of a program to collect and dispose of old or unneeded prescription medications to reduce drug abuse and protect the environment.

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County Announces Enrollment Period for Agricultural Districts

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Enrollment in the Agricultural Districts Program also helps the farmland owner receive property tax assessments based on the value of the land for agricultural production, rather than its development value.

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Suffolk County Implements Anti-Bullying Initiatives

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As of July 1, 2012, the New York State Dignity Act mandates that all schools must designate a point person, known as a Dignity Act Coordinator (DAC), to assist students who feel that they are being bullied.

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World Water Day – March 22

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Girl Scouts Can Earn Badge for Water Testing, Beach Cleanup.

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