Lee Koppelman, the man who drew up Suffolk's first comprehensive master plan in 1970, showed up at a public hearing in Hauppauge Monday to endorse the county's first new plan in 45 years.
And at the same time, County Executive Steve Bellone presented Koppelman, 88, the region's top planner for decades, the Suffolk Medal for Distinguished Service.
Bellone lauded Koppelman, saying the...
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