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Roundup: Two elected in sanitation district, Zoe location added to Superfund list


Two elected to sanitation district

Voters in the Town of Hempstead elected two candidates to the Sanitary District No. 2 in Baldwin, Roosevelt and South Hempstead.

Incumbent Brian F. O’Connor ran unopposed and was elected to a five-year term, garnering 843 votes during the July 31 election, according to the district.

Carl DeHaney was elected to a four-year...

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Town of Babylon cuts time residents have to remove graffiti

Babylon Town Hall, as seen on Dec. 14,

(Credit: Carl Corry)

Town of Babylon property owners will have to speed up graffiti cleanup under an amendment to the town’s anti-graffiti ordinance.

The town board approved changes to the law on Monday that will cut the number of days property owners have to remove graffiti from 10 days to five.

Town inspectors who formerly had to notify property owners by certified mail of their obligation to clean up...

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