Monthly Archives: May 2015

Town of Oyster Bay Recognizes “World No Tobacco Day”

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone is proud to announce that in conjunction with the efforts of “World No Tobacco Day” to raise awareness of tobacco related health concerns, The Town of Oyster Bay has proclaimed Sunday May 31st to be “Wear White for Clean Fresh Air Day”. On this day residents looking to combat tobacco will wear white clothing as a symbol for the youth and smokers to recognize as warning to [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Announces Registration for the Town Summer Youth Ice Hockey Program

The Town of Oyster Bay will be offering the highly regarded Summer Youth Ice Hockey Program “Summer Pond Hockey” for hockey players ages 3 to 13. The Summer Youth Ice Hockey Program has five age groups, Dynamites (ages 3 to 5), Mini Mites (ages 6 to 7), Mites (ages 8 to 9), Squirts (ages 10 to 11) and Pee Wees (ages 12 to 13). All sessions will be held at the indoor Town of [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Announces Town Hurricane/Emergency Management Seminar on June 9

The Town’s Department of Public Safety will host a Hurricane Preparedness Seminar at the Morrelly Homeland Security Center, 510 Grumman Road West, Bethpage on Tuesday, June 9, at 7:00 p.m., according to Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto. The purpose of the seminar is to inform residents on how to prepare for a hurricane or other weather emergency, when to evacuate, what to do when a storm hits and how to best respond during [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Storm Water Management Report Available Online

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Pinto announced that the Town of Oyster Bay has posted a copy of the Town’s draft Annual Storm Water Management Report on its website, This annual report is required to be posted by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s Storm Water Mitigation Program.
“The United States Environmental Protection Agency has approved a program for New York State known as the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) which [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Asks Residents to Remember the True Meaning of Memorial Day and to Remember Those Lost

On Memorial Day, which is being observed this year on Monday May 25, many will gather with family and friends to celebrate the “unofficial beginning of summer,” with barbeques, picnics and ballgames, but Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto reminds everyone that the true meaning of Memorial Day is to remember the huge sacrifice of the brave men and women who have been lost while serving their country and defending our freedom.
“Many have selflessly [Read More]

Sanitation and Recycling Collections Modified for Memorial Day

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano reminds residents that Town sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collection schedules will be modified for the Monday, May 25, Memorial Day holiday.
“On Memorial Day, there will be NO sanitation or recycling collection,” Councilman Coschignano stated. “Residents who normally receive sanitation or S.O.R.T. collection on Monday will have pickup on Tuesday, May 26, while Tuesday customers will receive collection on Wednesday, May 27.”
Councilman Coschignano added that all Town offices, [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich Advises School Tax Payers of Last Chance

Receiver Stefanich advises Town of Oyster Bay property owners who missed paying their 2014-2015 School taxes by the May 11th deadline, that they can still avoid additional interest and fees beyond the standard 2% late payment penalty.
Late payers should immediately contact the Receiver’s office at 624-6400 if they did not receive a second notification with a delinquent tax bill. Payments postmarked after June 1nd cannot be accepted since the collection warrant will have expired. [Read More]

Towers of Freedom 9-11 Memorial Ceremony Slated for May 23 at John J. Burns Park

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto announced that a Towers of Freedom 9-11 Memorial ceremony will take place on Saturday May 23, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. at the Towers of Freedom 9-11 Military Monument located at John J. Burns Park on Merrick Road in Massapequa.  “The Town of Oyster Bay dedicated the Towers of Freedom Memorial Plaza last year to pay tribute to all those who lost their lives on 9-11 and recognize all [Read More]

Town Beaches Now Open Weekends

Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Joseph G. Pinto is pleased to announce that residents have an opportunity to enjoy the Town’s beautiful beaches as Tobay, Centre Island, Philip B. Healey at Florence Avenue and Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Beaches are now open weekends.
“I am very happy to announce that four Town beaches are open on Saturdays and Sundays. On June 20, all Town beaches will be open daily,” said Councilman Pinto. “Beach lovers can take [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Pool Registration Ongoing

Registration for the Town of Oyster Bay’s pools began on Saturday May 23, Town of Oyster Bay Councilman Joseph D. Muscarella has announced. All Town pools will open for the season on Saturday June, 20.
The Town of Oyster Bay has four Community Park pools open to Town of Oyster Bay residents, located at Bethpage, Marjorie R. Post (Massapequa), Plainview-Old Bethpage and Syosset-Woodbury Community Parks, as well as Harry Tappen Pool in Glenwood Landing. Registration [Read More]