Nassau Interim Finance Authority

Nassau County Police Big DL

Nassau County Finance Board To Vote On Ending Wage Freeze

The state’s approval of speed cameras will help pay some of the $129 million price tag.

05/02/2014

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (file/credit: County Executive's Office)

State Board: Nassau Budget Woes ‘Necessitate’ Continuation Of Deficit

In 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.

10/10/2013

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After Wage Freeze Tossed, Nassau Cops Look For County To Pay Up

On Thursday, a judge threw out a wage freeze imposed on Nassau County police by the Nassau Interim Finance Authority.

02/15/2013

Nassau County Seal (file / credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nassau Co. Workers Get Another Pay Freeze

If you work for one Long Island county, you’re going to have to keep watching what you spend.

03/23/2012

Ed Mangano (file / credit: County Executive's Office)

Nassau Co. Exec. Ed Mangano Warns Of Property Tax Hike

The Nassau County executive says residents could face a 13 percent property tax hike or deep cuts in services unless the county legislature approves millions of dollars for tax refunds.

03/15/2012

The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Is Seen From Chopper 880 - Uniondale, NY - Jul 27, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Public Vote Monday On $400M Nassau Coliseum Renovation Project

The future of professional sports in Nassau County is likely riding on a public referendum on Monday, and both sides are making a full court press.

07/29/2011

The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum is seen in Uniondale, NY - Nov 8, 2002 - Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Nassau Coliseum Debate At Fever Pitch Ahead Of Next Week’s Vote

On August 1, the people of Nassau County will vote on whether to borrow $400 million to build a new sports and entertainment complex that would include a modernized home for the New York Islanders.

07/27/2011

Nassau Colliseum

Capellini: Youth Of Nassau County, Save Islanders And Part Of Next Gen’s Future

Rather than spending the next 1,500-plus words explaining both sides of the referendum debate I would instead like to fire off a missive to those who may think their voice doesn’t matter or as of this moment don’t care enough to make themselves heard.

WFAN–07/26/2011

The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum is seen in Uniondale, NY - Nov 8, 2002 - Photo: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

NIFA Says Property Tax Increase Likely If Nassau Coliseum Referendum Approved

The Nassau Interim Finance Authority said if voters approve the $400 million plan to renovate the coliseum, it would result in a 3.5 to 4 percent property tax increase.

07/14/2011

Long Island Ducks owner Frank Boulton and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano - Mineola, NY - Jul 11, 2011 (credit: Mona Rivera / 1010 WINS)

Nassau County Pushing For Minor League Baseball Team In Uniondale

You’ve heard about the Subway Series. Well, how about the Expressway Series?

07/11/2011

Nassau County Seal (file / credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Nassau County Comptroller Sounds Warning About County Finances

A whopping $53 million budget shortfall is predicted by Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos if nothing is done by the end of this year.

05/18/2011

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano (credit: Photo/Mona Rivera)

NIFA Declares Fiscal Emergency In Nassau County

The authority has rejected County Executive Ed Mangano’s revised budget plan and instituted a wage freeze following a vote on Thursday.

03/24/2011

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano (credit: Photo/Mona Rivera)

Nassau County Exec Plans Layoffs, Furloughs Amid Budget Woes

Edward Mangano’s proposal includes over $60 million in employee-related cuts, and would impose a 13-day unpaid furlough for county workers.

03/23/2011

Ed Mangano (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nassau County Plans Layoffs, Cuts To Close Budget Gap

It’s a plan that will save the count over $121 million, but it will cost hundreds of jobs.

03/16/2011

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano - File / Photo: Edward Mangano on Facebook

Nassau County Sues Over Fiscal Watchdog NIFA’s Takeover

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano accuses the Nassau Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) and the media of playing politics with county finances.

01/31/2011

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