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Sanitation Reminders for Oyster Bay Town Residents

Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Rebecca Alesia reminds residents that there are some important rules to remember when it comes to putting out the garbage.

“In order to protect the suburban aesthetic of our beautiful Town, the Town of Oyster Bay has in place several ordinances regarding the placement and collection of garbage,” Councilwoman Alesia said. “If residents follow these simple stipulations, this is something we could all benefit from.”

The Councilwoman went on to state that [Read More]

Next Phase of Massapequa Station Platform Rehabilitation Project Begins

Massapequa Station Platform Replacement – Phase 1B: Summer 2013 – Spring 2014
Project Begins Changes in Parking/Platform Access

How Will This Affect Your Commute?
The next phase (1B) of the Massapequa platform project begins on Wednesday, August 21. Phase 1B is
expected to continue through early spring 2014. Customers should expect the following during this phase
of the work:

An additional section of the western half of the platform will be closed for demolition and reconstruction.
6 cars will platform instead [Read More]

Town of Oyster Bay Reminds Residents to Hire Licensed Landscapers

With fall right around the corner, many residents may be looking into hiring a landscaper to take care of yard work. Oyster Bay Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. reminds residents that for their own protection, they should make sure they hire only Town-licensed landscapers.

“In 1997, the Town approved a local law mandating that all persons, companies or corporations doing landscaping for hire in the Town of Oyster Bay be licensed by the Town,” Town [Read More]

Receiver Stefanich Reminds Residents of How to Avoid Late Tax Payment Penalties

Oyster Bay Town Receiver of Taxes James J. Stefanich reminds residential property owners that it is essential and mandatory to notify his office upon satisfying their mortgage.

In addition, Receiver Stefanich encourages residents who recently purchased a home, condominium or co-op unit, or just refinanced or transferred the mortgage on their property, to be sure that notification in writing is sent to James J. Stefanich, Receiver of Taxes, Town of Oyster Bay, 74 Audrey Avenue, [Read More]

Town Clerk’s Office a One Stop Passport Facility

Town Clerk James Altadonna Jr. reminds residents that the Town Clerk’s Office is a designated Passport Acceptance Facility.

“Citizens may apply for their United States Passports at both Town Clerk offices, 54 Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay, and 977 Hicksville Road, Massapequa, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.,” Town Clerk Altadonna said. “The Clerk’s office is also open until 7:30 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday (Town Hall North) and the 4th Tuesday (Town Hall [Read More]

Councilman Coschignano Offers Brochure on S.O.R.T. Program

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Chris J. Coschignano advises residents that the Town has an informative, free brochure entitled “How To Be A Good S.O.R.T., which gives a comprehensive overview of the Town’s curbside recycling program.

“Oyster Bay’s S.O.R.T. (Separate Oyster Bay’s Recyclables Today) program is one of the most successful curbside recycling programs in the nation thanks to the enthusiastic cooperation of Town residents,” Councilman Coschignano stated. “However, a successful recycling program depends on the [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto Offers Tips on Preparing Taxes

April 15: Ask almost any American adult about the significance of that day and they will tell you that is when their income tax is due. For 2014, the due date for filing all income taxes, April 15 falls on a TUESDAY. It may seem a long way off, but please don’t wait until the last minute to prepare your taxes, advises Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, who offers some advice for those [Read More]

Oyster Bay Offers Brochure on Hazardous Material Alternatives

Hazardous materials can be found in almost all households, according to Oyster Bay Town Councilwoman Michele M. Johnson, who announced that the Town has available to residents an informative brochure entitled Hazardous Material Alternatives.

“Some chores around the house require using products containing hazardous substances,” Councilwoman Johnson said. “There are many instances, though, when we can choose a non-hazardous or less hazardous alternative product to get the same result. This brochure provides a list of [Read More]

Supervisor Venditto: Residents Reminded to Register for SWIFT911

Town of Oyster Bay residents are reminded to register for emergency notifications from the Town, sent out through the SWIFT911 service, Town Supervisor John Venditto announced.

“The Town’s SWIFT911 system has proven instrumental in the last few years in distributing emergency notifications to residents, specifically in events such as the several recent snow storms we’ve experienced,” Supervisor Venditto said. “Through our SWIFT911 notifications, the Town is able to communicate effectively to our residents before, during, [Read More]

Reminder: Don’t Feed Wild Fowl On Town Property

Oyster Bay Town Councilman Joe Pinto reminds residents that feeding migratory waterfowl on Town property is prohibited and may result in a fine.

“Many people think they are helping migratory waterfowl, including ducks, geese, seagulls and swans, by feeding them, but in reality, they are not,” Councilman Pinto said. “Food handouts often result in large numbers of birds competing for very limited food supplies in small areas. Such crowding and competition for food, combined with [Read More]