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EoL Articles: budgets
Special District Budget Hearings
Many residents are unaware that it is budget time for many of our public service providers and special taxing districts here on Long Island. These
will dictate the tax rates and charges we as taxpayers ...
Friday, 13 September 2013
Elmont's Justin Andrews selected to All-American Model United Nations Team
... youth. However, because of the current economic malaise, many such vital extra-curricular activities are in danger of getting cut as public schools struggle to pass
and maintain their educational ...
Sunday, 22 July 2012
This Struggle Is A Foretaste Of Things To Come
... sent text messages supporting the plan.” Elmont Online has independently verified Mrs. Johnson’s attempts to defeat both
. Calls to the Johnson phone number were not returned. Johnson ...
Monday, 25 June 2012
What a Demockery - EUFSD Budget Fails
... According to a National PTA memo “…sequestration would devastate state and local
, halting delivery of vital educational services to our most in-need students. In Elmont almost 57% (1226 of 2163) ...
Wednesday, 16 May 2012
60% Vote Undermines Our Schools
Why Elmont residents should come out in large numbers to support public education. Superintendents Al Harper and Dr. Ferrie are busy informing the community about the upcoming 2012-13
Thursday, 03 May 2012
The super majority vote (60%) reminds me
The super majority vote (60%) reminds me of the dysfunctional senate in Washington where sadly, passing gas requires a super majority vote. If school districts can honestly justify their
to the ...
Friday, 09 September 2011
What planet do people live on? I'm afrai
... budget for the Federal government is preposterous and shows a marked and facile understanding of economics. While it's true states have to balance their
, they don't have the externalities of Medicare, ...
Saturday, 30 July 2011
Boy Mr Medera plays semantics very well.
... him on numerous occasions to conduct forensec audits of all taxing districts. I have also pointed out the different size library
and asked Why? Also pointed out the problems of the boards plus ...
Friday, 01 July 2011
As we have come to expect, Mr. Nicolosi
As we have come to expect, Mr. Nicolosi is guilty of selective hearing and , now apparently, reading as well. I never said
don't matter Patrick! I said the SIZE of the budget does not matter in ...
Thursday, 30 June 2011
Mr. Madera claims the budgets doesn't ma
Mr. Madera claims the
doesn't matter. Really? Tell that to the state comptroller. Mr. Madera, How do you know the library spent 20 thousand to conduct a witch hunt on the business consultant? ...
Tuesday, 28 June 2011
If you were to audit many school distric
... of Joy madera thought he was reading about the library. Look at all library
and then ask the question: Why are other
2 to 3 times higher than Elmont. If something is wrong for 3 million ...
Sunday, 19 June 2011
looking back is useless. those board mem
looking back is useless. those board members had moved on to other things. how about making this board accountable? how about not passing their
? they use children as an excuse for wasting tax payer ...
Thursday, 16 June 2011
When will the tax payers win one? Or do
When will the tax payers win one? Or do we continue spending more and more. In the past 10 years the high school
has gone from 81 million to a 161 million. In case some cann't do the math : the ...
Saturday, 02 April 2011
Joyce Stowe - 2009
... and advocating for everything from paving neighborhood streets to the revitalization of Elmont Road Park. She has been an active participant in many “drives,” from voter registration and school
Thursday, 24 December 2009
... and school
to securing parcels of the former Alva T. Stanforth land for the new Elmont Memorial Library. Ms. Stowe currently serves as chairperson of the Elmont Community Coalition Council—an ...
Thursday, 26 February 2009
Nassau Lawmaker cautions the NY Governor
... greenspace to state-of-the-art shopping centers that pay attention to middle class family
.” The lawmaker says he is compelled to bring to the Governor’s attention, the enormous concerns ...
Friday, 03 May 2013
Hempstead Town Clerk Budgets $600K in Payments from Hempstead Animal Shelter in 2011
Last year the New York State comptroller said he would audit the financial operations at the Town of Hempstead's animal shelter. Thomas DiNapoli says his office has received hundreds of complaints about ...
Sunday, 08 April 2012
NY Assembly, Senate seek flat budgets for chambers
NY Assembly, Senate seek flat
for chambers ALBANY — New York's Senate and Assembly are proposing flat
for the coming fiscal year, including more than $145 million in salaries for ...
Friday, 02 December 2011
"Glitch" blamed for filing error
... Johnson said, although the others were still pending. Fire districts are the first of the state's taxing entities required to submit their tax levy data to the Comptroller's office to ensure that
Tuesday, 29 November 2011
Price tag for protests: $13M
... you truly trying to accomplish?' I'm still waiting for an answer." The spending comes as cash-strapped police departments have cut overtime
, travel and training to respond to the recession. Nonetheless, ...
Friday, 25 November 2011
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