Democratic candidate for Nassau County executive Tom Suozzi laid out some of his ideas on Monday to grow the region's economy.
At a press conference in front of the Nassau County Coliseum, the Glen Cove resident said his plan includes identifying 10 Nassau “New Suburbia Trailblazers,” which the county then would assist with economic and other incentives. That way, these communities could effectively attract business and industry and create neighborhoods where people want to live and work.
First on LI: Walmart Market Opening Date Set
A new 49,395 square foot Walmart Market in Levittown is nearing completion and should be ready for its grand opening, scheduled for July 10.
Proposed Offshore Natural Gas Port
A proposed offshore liquefied natural gas (LNG) port in coastal waters off Jones Beach is drawing concerns from area civic leaders who are trying to assure that the public gets as much information about the project as possible before any construction commences under the sea. Read more here.State Stiffens Penalties for Texting While Driving
Teen drivers caught texting while driving would have their junior permits or probationary licenses suspended or revoked under legislation signed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo Monday.
The law had widespread backing from Long Island legislators.