Monthly Archives: March 2017

Councilman Macagnone Announces First S.T.O.P. & E-Waste Collection Day Scheduled for April 8th

The first of eight 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Disposal (S.T.O.P.-Stop Throwing Out Pollutants) and E-Waste (Electronic Waste) Collection day for Oyster Bay Town residents is scheduled for Saturday, April 8, and will be held at the Old Bethpage Solid Waste Disposal Complex, located at 101 Bethpage-Sweet Hollow Road, in Old Bethpage according to Town Councilman Anthony D. Macagnone.

“The S.T.O.P. program has become a great source of pride for the Town for over 30 years,” [Read More]

Councilwoman Alesia Warns Residents: Don’t be a Victim of Phone Scams

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca M. Alesia is urging residents to be alert to the increase of reported telephone scams intent on extracting personal information and money from the unsuspecting.  According to Councilwoman Alesia,  the most common scams recently reported often involve scammers posing as officials from the Internal Revenue Service, the Attorney General’s Office or other widely recognized agency and frequently target seniors, students, and first-generation Americans. Scammers have also been known to [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich Reminds Residents Second Half School Taxes Due

Oyster Bay Town residents are reminded that the Second Half of the 2016-2017 School Tax Levy is due on April 1st, but can be paid without penalty through May 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 telephone number on the check.

“By law, a taxpayer has a 40-day penalty free period from the date the tax is [Read More]

Councilwoman Johnson Announces Registration for Spring Fitness Classes

Residents interested in maintaining or improving their levels of fitness are invited to take part in the Town of Oyster Bay’s popular spring fitness programs, which will be returning this April, according to Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson. The spring fitness classes are for individuals 18 years of age or older and will be held at the Hicksville Athletic Center.

“These fitness programs provide a terrific form of aerobic exercise that builds strength as well [Read More]

Councilman Muscarella Announces Arts Council 2017 Awards Reception for Talent Competition and Scholarship Winners

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joseph D. Muscarella announced that the Town of Oyster Bay Arts Council (TOBAC) will be hosting an awards ceremony and reception for the participants of the TOBAC Talent Competition and the TOBAC Scholarship Program. The event will take place on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Long Island High School for the Arts’ Seymour Weiner Theatre, located at 239 Cold Spring Road in Syosset. [Read More]

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

Spring is here and 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. The programs are open to those 18 and older and will be held at the Town of Oyster Bay Hicksville Athletic Center.

The volleyball program starts on Tuesday, April 4 and will be conducted on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9 p.m. to 10:30 [Read More]

TOWN OF OYSTER BAY INVITES RESIDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE TOWN’S BLOOD DRIVE ON THURSDAY, APRIL 13

The Town of Oyster Bay will be holding its Blood Drive on Thursday, April 13 to help hospitals meet the ongoing need for blood donations.  “Long Island Blood Services cannot meet its vital, life-saving mission without the efforts of the Town’s Blood Drive and its volunteers,” said Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson. “We strongly encourage all those eligible to participate. If you have family members or friends who are willing to donate, [Read More]

Supervisor Saladino Announces Town Expanding Upcoming Open Work Session to Increase Transparency & Efficiency

April 4 Board Meeting to Include Presentations on Concession Services at Various Locations

To further establish the transparency reforms promised by Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino, the Oyster Bay Town Board is expanding a previously scheduled special work session at the Town’s next Town Board meeting on Tuesday, April 4, at 10:00 a.m. at Oyster Bay Town Hall. In the interest of efficiency and expediency to make sure these locations have ample time to [Read More]

Councilman Imbroto Announces Registration Begins for Town of Oyster Bay Summer Recreation Program

Town Councilman Louis B. Imbroto announced that residents interested in having their children attend this year’s Town of Oyster Bay Summer Recreation Program may now contact the Town’s Recreation Division to inquire about registration.

“The Town’s Summer Recreation Program offers children between the ages of four and twelve an exciting summer experience,” Councilman Imbroto said. “Depending on age group, participants take part in trips, tournaments, shows and athletic events, including the always popular Tobay Games.”

The [Read More]

Hicksville Parking Garage Update

The Hicksville Parking Facility is undergoing maintenance. A structural engineer has examined the building and has certified that it as structurally sound. Approximately 78 parking stalls have been impacted and will remain unavailable until permanent repairs are made this summer, at a more convenient time for commuters. Engineers are preparing plans to install expansion joints to allow for movement in the decking of the garage, to avoid cracking in the decking concrete. The Town [Read More]