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Another fee waiver extension considered

Firefighters in 2012 were unable to save Tropix,

(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

The Hempstead Town Board Tuesday is to consider extending fee waivers for the fifth time -- to June 30 -- for town building department permits for Sandy-related reconstruction and repair.

The board at its meeting also plans to extend the fee waiver for the replacement of documents lost in the October 2012 storm, including marriage licenses and other materials furnished by the town clerk.


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Roundup: Romaine's State of the Town, Pathfinder Awards

Brookhaven Town Supervisor Edward Romaine talks about the

(Credit: Ed Betz)


Romaine to speak on state of the town

Brookhaven Town Supervisor Edward P. Romaine will deliver his annual State of the Town address Tuesday at Town Hall in Farmingville.

He is expected to outline plans for the coming year during the 3:30 p.m. speech, which is open to the public. A town board meeting will follow at 5 p.m.

The board is scheduled to set a public...

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