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Town Approves Road Repaving Funding and Schedules Public Hearing to Limit Noise Pollution

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At its June 5, 2018 meeting, the Huntington Town Board approved measures funding road repaving and other improvements throughout the Town, scheduled a public hearing to consider limiting the operating time for noise-producing leaf blowers, and established standards and procedures for the placement of memorials at Town parks, beaches and public property.
The Town Board passed […]

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Huntington Young Republicans Honor April Student of the Month

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The Huntington Young Republicans launched their Student of the Month Program in February of 2017 to help engage local high school students in the process of politics and government. This month the organization honored Sheriden Schwertl, senior, of Cold Spring Harbor High School.  Sheriden Schwertl is a senior at Cold Spring Harbor High School.
During her time at Cold […]

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COUNCILMAN COOK SPONSORS RESOLUTION TO CREATE A CARBON FOOTPRINT PROGRESSIVE IMPACT FEE

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Councilman Eugene Cook is sponsoring a resolution to schedule a public hearing to create a Progressive Impact Fee, to allow the Town to reduce the carbon footprint on the environment. The basis of this fund will be a fee for industrial consumption of fossil fuels that will be required of certain large scale fossil fuel users and used to […]

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Huntington Republican Brian Finnegan Named New York State “Republican Rising Star”

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Huntington resident Brian Finnegan was named a Republican “Rising Star” for 2018, by the New York State Young Republican Committee.

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SUFFOLK COUNTY EXECUTIVE BELLONE ANNOUNCES NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR SENIOR CITIZEN OF THE YEAR

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced that the county is now accepting nominations for the 2018 Senior Citizen of the Year Award. This award recognizes a senior citizen who has contributed to their community and demonstrated leadership either as an advocate, role model, or volunteer. Nominations for the award are due no later than […]

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New Supervisor Chad Lupinacci Outlines New Direction for Town at Inaugural

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Chad A. Lupinacci was sworn in as the Town of Huntington’s 81st Supervisor January 2, detailing in an inaugural address how he plans to take the Town in a “new direction” over the next four years.
“This night has been a long time coming, a night when we return Town government to the control of those […]

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Nicholas Ciappetta Appointed as New Huntington Town Attorney

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The Huntington Town Board, at its January 3, 2018 organizational meeting, appointed South Huntington School Board president Nicholas Ciappetta as the next Town Attorney.

In a resolution sponsored by Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci, the Town Board unanimously selected Mr. Ciappetta, who has served for the past 13 years in the New York City Corporation Counsel’s office, […]

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Huntington Officials to Take Oaths at Jan. 2, 2018 Inaugural

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Lupinacci to be sworn as Town’s 81st Supervisor  on Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 7 p.m. at
PLACE:              Walt Whitman High School
                              301 West Hills Road
                              Huntington Station, NY
Chad Lupinacci will take the oath of office to become Huntington’s 81st Supervisor. Councilmen Mark Cuthbertson and Edmund J. Smyth and Highway Superintendent Kevin […]

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Joan Cergol Appointed by Democrats in Last Town Board Majority Meeting.

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A “New Direction” for Huntington starts in January with the new leadership of Chad Lupinnaci, Ed Smyth and Gene Cook as the majority, yet Susan Berland (same ole same ole) does not let us down one more time going out the door. At last night’s December 13, 2017, the last democratically controlled town board meeting […]

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Town’s Financial Practices Continue to Receive Awards

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The Town of Huntington continues to receive recognition from the national organization representing government finance professionals for the Town’s financial practices and the clarity in reporting and describing them for the public.
The Town was recently notified that for the 17th consecutive year, it has received a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, the highest […]

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