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I cover the Town of North Hempstead, along with my colleague Jennifer Barrios. Follow me for stories — both big and small — about government, politics, technology, schools and businesses. My task is to capture the stories and characters that define the town, and some of its villages: Westbury, Old Westbury, East Hills, Roslyn Harbor, East Williston, New Hyde Park, Mineola, and Williston Park. Feel free to share your story, or suggest tips and story ideas.
Westbury trustees are considering a law banning village homeowners from planting bamboo or other invasive species on their properties.
The measure was first heard at a public hearing July 3. That hearing was continued until the board’s next meeting Aug. 7.
A code change would ban planting bamboo or other invasive plants on private and public property.
The village joins a growing...Read more »