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Meeting of the Policy Committee of the Peconic Estuary Program Scheduled

The PEP is an innovative partnership of federal, state and local governments, citizen and environmental groups, businesses, industries and academic institutions.  The Peconic Estuary Program’s priority topics of concern include:  Brown Tide, nutrients, habitat and living resources, pathogens, toxic pollutants and critical lands protection.  Its aim is to promote the health of the estuary and to protect and restore the environmental quality of this extraordinary natural resource.

Bathing Beach Monitoring Commences for the 2012 Summer Season

James L. Tomarken, MD, MPH, MBA, MSW, Commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, announced today that the beach sampling monitoring and notification program has resumed for the 2012 season.

County Executive Bellone Statement on Fitch Rating Service Downgrade

“This downgrade is a reflection of the fact that Suffolk County has a structural deficit which was identified by the Fiscal Task Force I appointed,” said County Executive Bellone.

Bellone, Legislators, Environmental Community Announce Plan to Restore Water Quality Positions, Reduce Deficit

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today announced he will introduce a resolution along with a majority of the Suffolk County Legislature to restore 11 water quality positions in the Department of Health Services and reduce the county's operating fund deficit by $1 million through the end of 2013. 

Suffolk County Honors Veterans and Active Duty Military Personnel

Two Events to Take Place This Weekend to Honor the Lives and Service of Members of the Armed Forces

County Executive Bellone and the Director of the Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency, Tom Ronayne announce two events to honor the lives and service of Long Island veterans. 


Suffolk County Government

H. Lee Dennison Bldg

100 Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Riverhead County Center

County Road 51
Riverhead, NY 11901