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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Announces Career Exploration Events

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has announced that the Suffolk County Department of Labor, Licensing and Consumer Affairs will host a series of upcoming career exploration events. Jobseekers and residents looking for a change in career or new employment opportunities are encouraged to attend. “November is ‘National Career Development Month’...
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Newsday

Steve Bellone decries 'double taxation' of Suffolk septic grants

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and other officials called on the Internal Revenue Service Monday to stop taxing homeowners for county grants to upgrade their septic systems, saying the requirement hinders a key environmental program. Bellone, joined by environmentalists and county officials from both sides of the aisle on the...
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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Discusses Nor'easter

Bellone spoke with CBS2's Cindy Hsu and Kevin Rincon as a blizzard warning remained in effect. "These are definitely blizzard-like conditions," Bellone said. "It is treacherous out here. People should stay off the roads."
Newsday

Voting rights advocates decry Steve Bellone veto of redistricting plan

Some voting rights advocates said Thursday they felt "betrayed" by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone's veto of a Democrat-sponsored redistricting plan, and expressed concern his move could lead to disenfranchisement of minority voters. Advocates said the Democratic plan, which until the veto was set to go into effect Monday, would...
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Newsday

Steve Bellone vetoes Democratic plan for new legislative districts

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone vetoed a Democratic redistricting plan Wednesday, rescuing a compromise agreement with Republicans to redraw legislative district lines for the next decade. The deal had appeared to collapse Wednesday afternoon after officials canceled a scheduled vote because they did not have enough support to pass the...
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Newsday

Steve Bellone, Kevin McCaffrey announce redistricting deal

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Republican Presiding Officer Kevin McCaffrey on Monday announced a compromise agreement on legislative redistricting, days before a Democratic plan to create new district lines for the next decade is set to take effect. Under the deal between Bellone, a Democrat, and McCaffrey (R-Lindenhurst), the...
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longisland.com

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Reminds Residents that There is Still Time to Protect Against Flu

As many people resume travel this holiday season to gather with family and friends, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone today reminded residents about the importance of receiving the flu shot. This week, National Influenza Vaccination Week, is an important reminder to check off one thing no one should go through the holiday season without: a flu vaccine.
New York Post

Suffolk County boss Steve Bellone urges probe of OTB’s casino buy

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone is demanding that the state Legislature investigate Suffolk Off-Track Betting’s $120 million purchase of a popular casino from a company with close ties to Gov. Hochul. The regional OTB corporation paid the big bucks to Delaware North to own and manage Jake’s 58 Hotel and...
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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Tests Positive For COVID-19, Experiencing Mild Symptoms

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has announced he has COVID-19. Bellone is fully vaccinated and says he has only mild symptoms. “I hope this serves as a reminder to all residents that while we are making incredible progress in the war against COVID-19, we are not done just yet,” he wrote. The county executive also encourages those eligible for a booster to get one.
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