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Highway Aid to Bring Needed Relief to Huntington

Following one of the toughest winters in recent memory, Assemblyman Chad Lupinacci (R,C,WF,I- Huntington Station) is pleased to announce that this year’s budget includes over $400 million in funding for the Consolidated Local Street and Highway Improvement Program (CHIPS), as well as $40 million in Winter Recovery Funding. With spring and summer road

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A Correction and An Apology

One of my recent stories incorrectly reported that Town Spokesman AJ Carter failed to respond to my inquiry regarding the Blighted Property at 65 Youngs Hill Road, Halesite. See villagetattler.com/2014/03/26/get-dime/

I was wrong!

Mr. Carter replied to my inquiry on the same day that I asked the question. 

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Get Off The Dime

65 Youngs Hill, March 23, 2013

65 Youngs Hill, March 23, 2014

It’s been a year since Village Tattler reporters filed a Blighted Property complaint citing the dilapidated residence at 65 Youngs Hill Road, Halesite.

Over the last

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Town Policies Heighten Big Rig Problem

This sign is ignored, on East 8th Street, Huntington Station.

This sign is ignored, on East 8th Street, close to Depot Road, Huntington Station.

Government’s main function is to serve the people.  So it’s exasperating when their policies

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Other Public Agencies And Non-Profits Own the Blight

New York Avenue and Mill Lane

New York Avenue and Mill Lane

Sometimes, a little digging uncovers gold nuggets.  Two more derelict properties have been found to be owned by very visible landlords.

The long-abandoned former gasoline station

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Town Board Approves Huntington Station Housing Development and Hotel Rezoning

Town Council members

Town Council members

The Huntington Town Board, at its February 4 meeting, approved four measures aimed at furthering proposals for Huntington Station revitalization, advancing the Columbia Terrace affordable housing development and allowing for the possibility

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Town Owns Some of the Blight and All of the Responsibility

Blighted Property - Creek Road

Blighted Property – Creek Road

Huntington’s blighted, derelict and abandoned properties are much more evident now that winter has settled into Long Island.  What’s not so evident is that the Town actually owns at least

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Town of Huntington Holds Avalon Bay Lottery

Avalon Bay Lottery held on January 7 at Huntington Town Hall.

Avalon Bay Lottery was held on January 7 at Huntington Town Hall.

As applicants watched in enthusiastic anticipation at the Town Board meeting room on January 7,

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Supervisor Petrone Outlines His Agenda at Inaugural Ceremony

January 5, 2014 Inaugural CeremonyHuntington Supervisor Frank P. Petrone took the oath of office for a record sixth time January 6 and in an address outlined an agenda for the next for years that brings to fruition projects that implement his long-term

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Thank You from Santa

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