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08/30/17 3:22pm
08/30/2017 3:22 PM

Legislation to freeze automatic raises for Suffolk County elected officials has taken a step forward.

On Wednesday, the Suffolk County Legislature’s committee on government operations, personnel housing and information technology approved the bill by a 6-0 vote. The Legislature is expected to vote on it next Wednesday, Sept. 6, at the county center in Riverside.

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04/04/17 1:46pm
04/04/2017 1:46 PM

The Suffolk County Legislature has approved spending $2 million for the long-awaited fitness center at Suffolk County Community College’s Northampton campus.

The project is expected to receive the remaining $2 million from New York State, which missed its April 1 budget deadline.

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02/07/17 5:10pm
02/07/2017 5:10 PM

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Drag racing could soon return to Long Island.

Suffolk County Legislature’s Presiding Officer, DuWayne Gregory, announced the establishment of an ad hoc committee to investigate potential spots for a drag racing strip at a news conference Tuesday in Hauppauge.

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12/02/16 9:00am
12/02/2016 9:00 AM

Peconic Crossing Rendering

The developers of Peconic Crossing, a 45-unit affordable apartment project proposed for West Main Street in Riverhead, will receive $350,000 from Suffolk County to pay for infrastructure improvements such as sidewalks, lighting and drainage. READ

10/07/16 2:24pm
10/07/2016 2:24 PM

Special permits and so-called hardship exceptions, which allowed farmers to develop preserved farmland, have been deemed illegal, according to a New York State Supreme Court ruling. READ