Letter: Counties should repair sidewalks

Layers of a sidewalk, pictured here on April Layers of a sidewalk, pictured here on April 25, 2014, damaged during superstorm Sandy remain on Bee Drive in Hauppauge a year and a half later. Photo Credit: Newsday / Judy Cartwright

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I am appalled to find out that Nassau and Suffolk county homeowners are responsible for repairing their sidewalks. Our property taxes are through the roof, and the counties can't pay to repair broken sidewalks? Two words: simply ludicrous.

Chris Viola-Weiss, Oceanside
 

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