Town of Islip

Many Not Pleased As Meters Replace Free Parking Near Fire Island Ferry DocksSummer visitors to Fire Island have often enjoyed free parking on the mainland, but when business owners in Bay Shore complained that customers could not shop because of the clutter of cars.
Plan For Downtown Parking Meters Angers Some In Bay ShoreSome are concerned the parking meters will hurt business, especially on Main Street, where they also are expected to be installed.
Sen. Croci Secures $1 Million To Help Clean Up Contaminated Long Island ParkSen. Croci said an additional $2 million in clean up cost will have to come from Islip tax payers.
Suffolk County Announces Year's First West Nile CaseSuffolk County has announced its first human case of West Nile Virus this year.
3 Members Of Family Charged With Overbilling Town Of Islip For Tree RemovalDA Thomas Spota said the trio also did not pay the proper contract wages to 13 employees, shorting them over $100,000.
Tighter Rooster Restrictions Proposed In Town Of Islip Amid Noise ComplaintsCurrently, Town of Islip code allows for up to 15 of the noisy birds per 500 square feet of yard space as long as the roosters are in secure enclosures.
Town Of Islip Lauds Success Of Great South Bay-Bottom Leasing Program For Oyster IndustryTown of Islip officials and bay men lauded the bay bottom-leasing program, which they credit with the rebirth of the oyster industry on Long Island's South Shore.
Family Suing Town Of Islip After Boy Is Burned By Hot Tar On StreetA mother claimed Thursday afternoon that her 11-year-old son fell into hot tar on their Long Island neighborhood street that was being repaved.
Residents To Sue Town Of Islip Over Toxic Dumping At Roberto Clemente ParkResidents near the Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood, where toxic materials were recently discovered, said they're worried about the health of their families.
Officials: Cleanup Of Roberto Clemente Park Could Take At Least 6 MonthsRoberto Clemente Park in Brentwood has been closed since District Attorney Tom Spota announced in May that about 1,100 tractor-trailer truckloads of contaminated debris were illegally dumped there.
DA: Veterans Way In Islandia Contaminated With Hazardous MaterialsTest results confirm a housing development for war veterans on Long Island is contaminated with hazardous materials.
Officials Assure Islip Residents Water Near Contaminated Sites Is Safe The Suffolk County Water Authority wants to assure residents in the Town of Islip, where a number of contaminated dumping sites were recently discovered, that the water is safe to drink and bathe in.