Residents rallied outside the Oyster Bay Town Hall.READ MORE: Police: Off-Duty Officer Shoots Stabbing Suspect Outside Upper West Side Duane Reade
A developer wants to turn an old Hampton Inn into the new Jericho Family Support Center.
Residents say the project was approved in secret and in violation of zoning codes.READ MORE: Hundreds Of Officers Lead Procession From St. Patrick's Cathedral To Cemetery In Salute To NYPD Det. Jason Rivera
The town of Oyster Bay filed a temporary stop work order against the developer.
A judge approved it, but residents say it’s not enough.
“What impact studies have been done for our community, our schools, our businesses? Has anyone considered the dangerous location without walking access to supermarkets or healthy food?” said Jennifer Vartanov with the group Concerned Jericho Parents.
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