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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is seeking public comments through March 15 on a proposed remedy to address groundwater and soil contamination at the Former Cibro Petroleum Terminal Site in Island Park.
The 11.6-acre site, at 7 Washington Ave. in the Harbor Isle section of Island Park, was used as a petroleum storage facility from the 1940s through 1988, when the...Read more »
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office recently scolded the Baldwin Public Library for being lax in its payroll operation, according to a release from that state office.
“During the audit process, we informed Library officials about our concerns regarding segregation of duties in the payroll process,” said the comptroller’s audit report.
The report, though, did say that “The Business...Read more »