George Maragos

Long Island Is Most Expensive Place To Live In U.S., Website SaysStamford-Norwalk ranked third, Westchester County was fifth, and New York City eighth.
Long Island Business, Government Leaders To Albany: Invest In Our InfrastructureA coalition of union and business leaders and elected officials gathered Monday to urge state lawmakers and the governor to dedicate more money to rebuilding Long Island's roads and bridges.
State Board: Nassau Budget Woes 'Necessitate' Continuation Of DeficitIn its first analysis of County Executive Ed Mangano's 2014 budget, the Nassau Interim Finance Authority, or NIFA, is projecting a $122 million budget deficit next year in Nassau County with larger than projected deficits through 2017.
Nassau Comptroller Announces Budget SurplusCounty Comptroller George Maragos said Nassau will end its 2012 fiscal year with a $41.6 million budget surplus.
Sold Out Islanders Playoff Games Bringing Big Bucks To Nassau County EconomyThe team's playoff home games have generated more than $1 million each in economic activity for the county.
Nassau Comptroller Looks At Whether Contractors Actually Did Sandy RepairsContractors were were supposed to cut up trees, install water heaters, and remove mold from homes on Long Island damaged by superstorm Sandy.
Sales Tax Figures Up On Long Island; Comptroller Predicts Strong Holiday SalesAre you looking for some good news on the economic front? You'll find some on Long Island.
A Double Digit Deficit For Nassau County In 2011Financial statements reveal that Nassau County ended the 2011 fiscal year with a deficit of over 50 million dollars.
A Primary Day Like No Other Winds Down In New YorkThere were a number of hotly contested Democratic primaries that were getting voters to the polls on Tuesday, especially in the racially and ethnically diverse 8th Congressional District in Brooklyn and Queens.
County Comptroller: Economy Is Looking Up In Nassau CountyThere's some good economic news for residents of Nassau County. Sales tax revenues have jumped in Nassau County, and county comptroller George Maragos said they are up 5.2 percent compared to last year.
Comptroller: People Not Paying Parking Tickets In Nassau CountyComptroller George Maragos says the county is owed over $80 million.
Nassau County Comptroller Might Back New $400 Million Sports ComplexGeorge Maragos says he supports development of the county hub, but he's not ready to endorse the $400 million sports and entertainment complex proposal going to a referendum - at least, not yet.