North Hempstead

North Hempstead Hoping To Slow Down Speeders With Radar-Activated SignsNorth Hempstead Supervisor Judy Bosworth said the town and surrounding villages will receive 24 signs, which show how fast vehicles are traveling and blink when someone is speeding.
L.I. Official PSEG Long Island Still Using Dangerous Chemical On PolesThe Town of North Hempstead was complaining this week that PSEG Long Island continues to use harmful and cancer-causing chemicals on its utility poles.
North Hempstead Board Member Reportedly Not In Favor Of Pay Raises For City EmployeesThe town of North Hempstead approved pay raises for employees this past week, but some are not happy about the increases.
North Hempstead Town Supervisor: Long Island Expressway Billboards Would Be 'Visual Pollution'The county is looking to replace some $30 million in projected revenue that was lost from the failed school zone speed camera program.
North Hempstead Leases Snow-Melting MachineThe town has leased a snow melter to help clear snow from commuter parking lots and areas where the snow is blocking viability on roadways.
Nassau OTB Backs Off Plans For Casino In Westbury Following Strong OppositionThe attorney for Nassau OTB said although they believed the site would have received all the necessary approvals, the opposition no longer made the property viable.
Off-Track Betting, Long Island Residents Fight Over Proposed Video Gambling ParlorMore than a year ago, New York State approved video gambling in Nassau County, but residents now say it's a gamble they don't want to take.
Hundreds Brave The Cold To Protest Proposed Westbury Gambling HallAnger trumped the cold as hundreds braved temperatures in the 20s Saturday to protest plans to put a casino in a North Hempstead shopping mall.
PSEG Long Island Files Lawsuit Against Town Over Warning Signs On PolesThe battle over PSEG Long Island's controversial towering new utility poles continues.
North Hempstead Supervisor: Residents Worried About Planned Westbury Gambling ParlorOTB announced last month it had chosen the vacant store in The Source mall for the gambling parlor, which would include up to 1,000 slot machines and table games. It could open sometime in 2015.
North Hempstead Considering Door-To-Door Dog CensusMany communities count on dog owners to get their pets licensed. But a Long Island town is considering counting the pooches itself.
North Hempstead Considers Raising Dog Poop Fine To Match Mistake On SignsThe Long Island community of North Hempstead says residents have to pick up after their dogs or pay the price – but exactly what that price is might be a little confusing.
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