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Sandy recovery meeting in Freeport

Diane Frostati, 47, of Franklin Square and an

Diane Frostati, 47, of Franklin Square and an unidentified man throw out debris at Sandy damaged Bobbi and the Strays Animal Shelter in Freeport (Nov. 11,2012) (Credit: Anthony Lanzilote)

Nassau County legislators Kevan Abrahams (D-Freeport), Dave Denenberg (D-Merrick) and Joseph Scannell (D-Baldwin) are hosting a special meeting Monday entitled “Sandy Recovery and Relief Information.”

The forum will be held at the Freeport Memorial Library, 144 West Merrick Rd., from 7 to 9 p.m.

Nassau County residents will receive information and materials to help with recovery efforts.


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Attendees can also obtain information on home, car and renters insurance, reimbursements, generators, flooding and other storm-related emergencies.

Those invited to speak include representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Office of Emergency Management, state Department of Labor, Nassau County Department of Social Services, Nassau County Health Department, American Red Cross, National Grid, Small Business Administration and local town and village officials.

Residents are asked to contact the county’s Storm Information Hotline at 516-571-2455 with questions, issues or concerns related to services.

For more information regarding the event, call Abrahams’ office at 516-571-6201, Denenberg’s office at 516-571-6219, or Scannell’s office at 516-571-6205.

Tags: Freeport , Sandy

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