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Legislature approves controversial transfer of Freeport Armory

State senators gave final approval to a bill

(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

State senators gave final approval to a bill early Friday that would transfer the old Freeport Armory to a church-affiliated nonprofit group backed by Assemb. Earlene Hooper (D-Hempstead).

And in a related bill, legislative officials said a proposal to overhaul Nassau County’s commercial property tax grievance system was expected to be approved before lawmakers adjourned for the summer on...

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