Farmingville, NY – – Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that the Town of Brookhaven’s Department of Recycling and Sustainable Materials Management is holding the third annual “Brookhaven Recycles Day” contest now through Tuesday, December 6. Six lucky winners, one from each Council District, will be selected to win a compost tumbler valued at $70 each. The contest was launched on Tuesday, November 15. Pictured are (left to right) Supervisor Ed Romaine; Councilwoman Jane Bonner; Town Recycling Coordinator, Zachary Sicardi and Councilman Kevin LaValle.
To enter the “Brookhaven Recycles Day” contest, residents must “LIKE” the Town of Brookhaven’s Facebook page and CURBY Facebook page, then share the post and pledge to recycle. The contest is open to Brookhaven residents only. Go to www.BrookhavenNY.gov/Contest for complete contest details and to enter.
Through Supervisor Romaine’s Green Energy and Sustainability Initiative, the Town has been “greening-up” its operations and facilities while saving taxpayer money by utilizing new, and more energy efficient technologies and renewable energy sources. All these efforts lower operation costs and reduce Town carbon emissions. By encouraging waste diversion through recycling and composting, the Town can further realize spending and emissions reductions.