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Advice available to Freeport Sandy victims

The famous Freeport water tower, as seen from

The famous Freeport water tower, as seen from South Ocean Avenue in the village. (Sept. 27, 2011) (Credit: T.C. McCarthy)

The village of Freeport and the Nassau County Bar Association will combine efforts to offer free legal advice to superstorm Sandy victims next month.

Volunteer attorneys will meet one-on-one with Sandy victims on Feb. 5, from 3 to 6 p.m., at Freeport Recreation Center, the bar association said in a statement.

The bar association has also invited representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the federal Small Business Administration to attend.

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“Residents are encouraged to bring any significant documents, leases, insurance agreements or paperwork,” bar association spokeswoman Valerie Zurblis said in a statement. “No reservations are required; walk-ins are welcome.”

The recreation center is at 130 E. Merrick Rd. in Freeport.

For information, call the Nassau County Bar Association at 516-747-4070.

Tags: Freeport , superstorm Sandy

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