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Add Sen.-elect Michael Venditto to list of those opposing the idea of giving the Freeport Armory to a church-affiliated nonprofit for $1.
Venditto, a Republican who takes office on New Year’s Day, has written a letter to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo asking him to veto a bill backed by Assemb. Earlene Hooper (D-Hempstead) to transfer the property to Cedarmore Corp., a nonprofit affiliated with Zion...Read more »
ALBANY -- Freeport Mayor Robert T. Kennedy left his home at 5 a.m. Friday to rush to the State Capitol to deliver petitions and letters carrying about 1,000 signatures opposing the transfer of the local armory to a church-affiliated nonprofit.
With Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo facing a Dec. 30 deadline to sign or veto a bill allowing the transfer, Kennedy wanted to make clear that he and many others...Read more »