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Posted on: April 25, 2023

Supervisor Romaine Joins Earth Day 2023 Clean-Up at Historic Swezey Avey House at Upper Lake

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Farmingville, NY –  On April 21, Brookhaven Town Supervisor Ed Romaine (right) was at the Town of Brookhaven’s historic Swezey Avey House in Yaphank for the annual Earth Day clean-up with Principal Environmental Analyst, Peter Fountaine (left), and Bay Management Specialist II, Craig Strong (center) from the Town’s Division of Environmental Protection. The Swezey Avey House (circa 1873) was the home of Van Rennsaler Swezey. He and his brother Daniel operated the Swezey Mills on the Upper Lake near this house. It was in the Swezey family until it was sold in 1965 to Brookhaven Town.
Supervisor Ed Romaine with Peter Fountaine and Craig Strong from the Town of Brookhaven Division of

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