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Patchogue’s public works crews are repairing potholes before they pose a public safety and health threat, village officials said.
Workers plan to fix the worst holes first, officials said at Monday’s village board meeting.
“While the crews will be on the streets every day that weather allows filling potholes … We are going to repair those that pose a serious threat to health and safety,...Read more »
Former Republican state lawmaker Dean Murray said Tuesday that he wants a rematch against Democratic freshman Assemb. Edward Hennessey, who won a major upset two years ago for the 3rd District seat.
Murray, 49, of East Patchogue, formally announced his candidacy in a midday interview on Long Island News Radio with John Gomez and scheduled a $100-a-head fundraiser later at the Mediterranean...Read more »
The Patchogue Village board has taken steps to reduce the parking problems, public urination or customers loudly leaving popular nightclubs that are in the area.
Trustees unanimously voted 7-0 Monday night to amend village code 415 to restrict parking on the east side of Railroad Avenue, from Church to Gerard streets, to vehicles with permits.
Patrons of popular establishments such as...Read more »
The Patchogue Village board of trustees will revisit banning large sandwich boards from downtown eateries next month after voting to extend public comment on the issue.
Village officials say some downtown restaurants attempt to draw customers by placing large signs on public sidewalks and along streets, making it difficult for residents to walk and park vehicles.
“This has been a long...Read more »