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Merrick Superintendent Ranier Melucci addresses theNassau County Legislature
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Merrick Superintendent Ranier Melucci addresses theNassau County Legislature on the budget, Monday, in front of a crowd that was filled to capacity. (Oct. 18, 2010)(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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Nassau's $2.6B budget hearing filled to capacity

An overflow crowd jammed the chambers of the Nassau County Legislature at a public hearing in Mineola on the $2.6-billion budget for next year proposed by County Executive Edward Mangano. (Oct. 18, 2010)

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