Monthly Archives: June 2016

Hicksville Parking Lot H-15 Restrictions Amended for Resident Use

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia reminds residents that the Town Board recently amended parking restrictions at municipal lot H-15 in an effort to provide more parking in the Hicksville downtown area.
“The recent restriction changes in Lot H-15, located on the corner of Jerusalem Avenue and West Nicholai Street in downtown Hicksville, represent a positive and proactive step that the Town Board has taken to help address the issue of inadequate parking in the [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Announces Third 2016 Town Homeowners Cleanup

The third of eight Oyster Bay Town Homeowners Cleanup Program dates and the second of four Paper Shredding Programs dates for 2016 will take place on Saturday, June 25, according to Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson.
“The Homeowners Cleanup & Paper Shredding Program is perfect for residents within the Town’s Solid Waste Disposal District who are interested in cleaning up any clutter in their homes by taking any unwanted, non-hazardous trash or paper to the [Read More]

Councilman Muscarella Announces Town Pools Opening Daily

The Town of Oyster Bay’s Community Park Pools and Harry Tappen Pool officially open for the 2016 summer season on Saturday, June 25, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph D. Muscarella.
“Pools are always an enjoyable summer activity for swimmers of all ages,” Councilman Muscarella said. “Beginning June 25, residents who love to swim will be able to dive into the pools at the excellent facilities within the Town.”
The Councilman said that Town of [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Announces All Town Beaches Open Daily

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson announced that the Town’s beautiful beaches at Tobay and Philip B. Healey at Florence Avenue in Massapequa, Centre Island, Charles E. Ransom, and Stehli in Bayville, Harry Tappen in Glen Head and Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park in Oyster Bay open daily for residents to enjoy beginning Saturday, June 25.
 “Beach lovers look forward to the summer all year,” Councilwoman Johnson said. “Starting June 25, residents can visit any [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich: Second Half General Taxes Due

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the Second Half of the 2016 General Tax Levy is due on July 1st, but can be paid without penalty through August 10th.  Please be certain to sign your check, payable to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes.  Indicate your property’s S.D. Code, Section, Block, Lot and Phone number on the check.
“By law, a taxpayer has a 40-day penalty free period from the date the tax is [Read More]

Sanitation and Recycling Collections Modified for Independence Day

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone reminds residents that sanitation and S.O.R.T. recycling collections will be modified in observance of Independence Day, Monday, July 4.
“On July 4, there will be no sanitation and recycling collections,” Councilman Macagnone stated. “Residents who normally have either sanitation or S.O.R.T. collection on Monday will receive pickup on Tuesday, July 5. Residents who usually receive Tuesday collection will have collection on Wednesday, July 6. Residents who do not [Read More]

Councilman Macagnone Announces Registration for Adult “Open Court” Basketball Program Now Available

Registration is currently underway for the Adult “Open Court” Basketball program to be held at the Hicksville Athletic Center this summer, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone.
“The Adult ‘Open Court’ Basketball program is free of charge and open to all TOB residents 18 years of age or older,” Councilman Macagnone said. “I invite residents who love playing basketball, enjoy staying in shape and likes meeting new people to sign up for [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Utilizes CPA Firm to Assist in Selection of New Comptroller

As part of its recent efforts to improve the long-term financial position of the Town of Oyster Bay, Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto announced that Certified Public Accounting firm AVZ has been secured to assist with finding qualified professionals to take over the positions of the Town’s retiring Comptroller and Deputy Comptroller.
“AVZ is a highly respected independent agency which works to provide quality auditing, accounting, tax and management consulting services on a timely, cost-effective [Read More]

Councilwoman Alesia Invites Residents to Register for Summer Adult Co-Ed Badminton & Volleyball Programs

Residents are invited to take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s Summer Adult Co-Ed Badminton and Adult Co-Ed Volleyball Programs, according to Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia. Both programs are open to players who are 18 and older and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center.
The badminton program begins on Sunday, July 10 and will be held on Thursdays and Sundays from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. and [Read More]

Frequently Asked Questions About the Town’s New Amnesty Program for Permits

The Town of Oyster Bay has launched an innovative new amnesty initiative designed to allow residents to obtain the necessary permits required on building improvements previously done to their homes. Through the end of this year, Town of Oyster Bay residents will be afforded an amnesty period to secure these permits, without having to incur stringent penalties. During the six month window, residents with these existing home improvements will be able to simply follow [Read More]