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ALBANY -- Two Long Island state legislators say they will introduce a proposal that could lower property-tax assessments on parcels and homes damaged by superstorm Sandy.
Assemb. Robert Sweeney (D-Lindenhurst) and Sen.-elect Phil Boyle (R-Bay Shore) said Monday that the measure would allow municipalities and school districts to lower valuations for properties hit hard by the storm. Participation...