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Posted on: April 6, 2020

April 7 Town Board Meeting to Live Stream on Town Website and Channel 18

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the April 7 Town Board Meeting, scheduled for 2:00 pm, will be available for viewing via live stream on the Town of Brookhaven website and broadcast live on Cabl...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Statement from Receiver of Taxes Louis J. Marcoccia: Update on Tax Office Operations

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Farmingville, NY -  As we continue to work together to overcome COVID-19 by practicing social distancing, I would like to bring you up to date on operations at the Tax Office.We are open for business Monday, Wednesday and Friday with a reduction ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Town Reschedules 2020 Paper Shredding, E-Waste and Prescription Drug Take Back Events

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Farmingville, NY -  In an abundance of caution related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Town of Brookhaven has rescheduled the 2020 spring recycling events to the summer. These popular annual events include paper shredding, e-waste disposal and pres...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 30, 2020

Town Asks Residents to Follow the Trash, Garbage and Bulk Item Pick-up Rules and Requirements

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Farmingville, NY -  The Town of Brookhaven’s Department of Recycling and Sustainable Materials Management is committed to providing the highest quality service during these difficult times. While residents may be using their time to cle...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Supervisor Romaine Warns Residents to be Aware of Fraud Schemes During Coronavirus Pandemic

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Farmingville, NY -  Supervisor Ed Romaine is warning residents to be aware of telephone and internet fraud during the Coronavirus pandemic. In a recent Public Service Announcement issued by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), “Sc...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 25, 2020

March 26 Town Board Meeting to Live Stream on Website and Broadcast Live on Channel 18

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the March 26 Town Board Meeting, scheduled for 2:00 pm will be available for viewing via live stream on the Town of Brookhaven website and broadcast live on Cabl...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Brookhaven Reminds Residents of Prohibition Against Dogs in Public Parks

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Farmingville, NY -  While many residents are taking advantage of Town parks facilities to get fresh air and exercise during the current COVID-19 crisis, Brookhaven officials remind residents that no dogs are allowed in Town Parks and facilities a...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Town Parks and Recreation Department Closings / Updated April 7

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Farmingville, NY - In response to the current COVID-19 health crisis, the Town of Brookhaven has taken the following steps:

  • Closed all beaches until further notice
  • Closed all Athletic Fields (baseball, soccer, football, etc.) to the public until fu...
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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Animal Shelter Seeking Fosters/Adopters for Medium to Large Mixed Breed Dogs

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Farmingville, NY -  During this time of need, the Town of Brookhaven Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is looking for fosters/adopters for medium to large mixed breed dogs. Some dogs require a single pet household as well as some that get along ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 24, 2020

NY Blood Center Cancels April 9 Brookhaven Town Hall Blood Drive

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Farmingville, NY -  The Town of Brookhaven has been notified that the NY Blood Center has canceled all remote location blood drives through April 30, including the April 9 event at Brookhaven Town Hall.The Town of Brookhaven strongly encourages a...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 20, 2020

All Town Dog Parks are Closed to the Public

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-Coronavirus the Town of Brookhaven Dog Parks will be closed to the public until further notice. This action by the Town adheres to the Social Distancing recommendations issued b...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Psychiatric Social Workers Provide Services to Help People Cope with Coronavirus Stress and More

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Farmingville, NY - The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the subsequent evolving uncertainty is likely to be stressful for many people. Fear and anxiety about the disease, coupled with all the changes being put in place to reduc...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 20, 2020

All Town Playgrounds are Closed to the Public Town Parks Remain Open

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the following steps have been taken by the Town of Brookhaven:CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC – All Town of Brookhaven Playgrounds and Playground equipment are cl...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Board of Zoning Appeals 3/23 Work Session Cancelled, 3/25 Hearing to be Held, Closed to the Public

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the following steps have been taken by the Town of Brookhaven:CANCELLED - The Brookhaven Town Board of Zoning Appeals Work Session scheduled for Monday, March 23...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Online Payments, New Building Division, Fire Prevention and Planning Department Processes

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Farmingville, NY - While Brookhaven Town Hall currently remains open, it is strongly recommended that residents who have business with the Town to use online services or contact Town personnel by phone or email in order to reduce crowds at Town H...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Brookhaven Town March 23 Work Session Canceled, March 26 Town Board Meeting to be Live Streamed

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Farmingville, NY - In an effort to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the following steps have been taken by the Town of Brookhaven:

  • The Brookhaven Town Board Work Session scheduled for Monday, March 23 at 2:00 pm has been cancelled...
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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Town Clerk Donna Lent Explains New York State’s New Adoptee Birth Certificate Law

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Farmingville, NY - Town of Brookhaven Clerk Donna Lent has announced that a new New York State law will allow adoptees to obtain a copy of their original pre-adoption birth certificate after they turn 18 years old. The measure helps ensure that a...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Supervisor Romaine and Chief Fire Marshal Dramatically Demonstrate Live Christmas Tree Fire Hazard

Chirstmas Tree Burning for Safety Demonstration

Farmingville, NY - On December 5, Supervisor Ed Romaine and the Town Board joined the Brookhaven Town Chief Fire Marshal Chris Mehrman (pictured) for a dramatic demonstration to illustrate the destructive fire hazard associated with the improper ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: November 6, 2019

LIRR to Perform Concrete Tie Replacement Work by Pond Avenue in Ronkonkoma November 9 - 11

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Farmingville, NY - On Saturday, November 9th starting at 12:00 AM (midnight) and continuing through Monday, November 11 at 12:30 AM the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) will be performing concrete tie installation by Pond Avenue, Ronkonkoma on the Ma...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: August 27, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Asks Residents to Be Prepared: View 2019 Hurricane Survival Guide

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Farmingville, NY - Hurricane season is here, and Supervisor Ed Romaine reminds residents that the 2019 Hurricane Survival Guide is now available on the Town’s Emergency Management Web page. The guide is designed to help residents prepare for a hu...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: August 8, 2019

LIRR Grade Crossing Rehabilitation Scheduled for Pine Street in East Moriches

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Farmingville, NY - To complete grade crossing rehabilitation and in response to community concern, repaving is scheduled on the LIRR's Montauk Branch in the following area:EAST MORICHES - Pine Street Road CrossingFriday, August 9 from 7:00 AM thr...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Councilman Loguercio Celebrates Grand Opening of “Meltology” in Middle Island

Meltology Store Front Ribbon Cutting

Farmingville, NY - On July 22, Councilman Michael Loguercio (center) was on-hand to celebrate the grand opening of “Meltology,” located at 848 Middle Country Road in Middle Island. This new business is a full-service restauran...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 15, 2019

Supervisor Romaine Announces Town Assistance in Monitoring Federal Assets During Shutdown

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Farmingville, NY –  Supervisor Ed Romaine has announced that during the federal shutdown, officers and harbormasters from the Town of Brookhaven’s Department of Public Safety will assist in monitoring the Wertheim Wildlife Ref...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: May 14, 2018

Brookhaven Councilman Panico Announces NYS DOT Hearing on May 17 for Rail Road Grade Crossings

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Farmingville, NY – Brookhaven Councilman Dan Panico announced that the NYS Department of Transportation has granted an administrative public hearing in response to the Town’s request for the Long Island Railroad (LIRR) to install additional at-grade railr...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 22, 2018

Town Closings, Delayed Openings & Cancelations for Thursday, March 22

Farmingville, NY – Due to the snowstorm, all Town of Brookhaven Recreation Centers and the Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic will have delayed openings at 11:00 am this morning. All Senior Centers are closed today. Jitney Service and the Nutri...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Declares State of Emergency

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has issued a State of Emergency in the Town of Brookhaven effective 12:00 noon today, March 21. Vehicles that are parked in the street should be moved to driveways or they could be subject to towing at th...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 21, 2018

Town Recreation & Senior Centers, Aquatic Center Will Close at Noon Due to Snow

Zoning Board Meeting, IDA/LDC Meeting, Defensive Driving Course, Mortgage Counseling Seminar Canceled

Farmingville, NY - Due to the snow storm, the Town of Brookhaven will close all Recreation Centers, Senior Centers and the Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Ma...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 20, 2018

Town Cancelations for Wednesday, March 21 Due to Winter Storm Forecast

Farmingville, NY - In anticipation of the impending snow storm on Wednesday, March 21, the Town of Brookhaven has announced the following cancelations and closings:

  • Wednesday, March 21 Zoning Board meeting has been canceled and rescheduled to Wednesday, Ma...
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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Town Cancelations & Closings for Tuesday, March 13 Due to Winter Storm Forecast

Garbage Pick Up Canceled, Town Board Meeting to be Adjourned and Historic District Advisory Committee Meeting RescheduledRecreation Centers, Senior Centers and Aquatic Center Closed

Farmingville, NY – In anticipation of the impending sno...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Recreation Centers, Senior Centers & Aquatic Center Closed Tuesday, March 13 Due to Winter Storm

Farmingville, NY – In anticipation of the impending snow storm, the Town of Brookhaven will close all Recreation Centers, Senior Centers and the Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic all day Tuesday, March 13. The Town’s Meals on Wheels ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 6, 2018

Town Recreation Centers, Senior Centers & Aquatic Center Will Close at 4:30 Today Due to Snow

Farmingville, NY – Due to the impending snow storm, the Town of Brookhaven has postponed the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meeting which was scheduled for Wednesday, March 7 at 2:00 pm. The meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Ma...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 6, 2018

Brookhaven Town Postpones Wednesday, March 7 Board Of Zoning Appeals Meeting

Farmingville, NY – Due to the impending snow storm, the Town of Brookhaven has postponed the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) meeting which was scheduled for Wednesday, March 7 at 2:00 pm. The meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 14 at...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 3, 2018

Brookhaven Aquatic Center to Re-Open on Sunday, March 4 at 10:00 AM

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic will re-open on Sunday, March 4 at 10:00 am. The facility was closed on Saturday, March 3 to allow the Town to repair roof damage caused by high winds.Residents should call 451-T...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 2, 2018

Brookhaven Aquatic Center Closed This Weekend to Repair Storm Damaged Roof

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic will be closed on Saturday, March 3 and Sunday March 4 to repair roof damage caused by high winds. The center is expected to re-open at its regular time on Monday, March 5 at 7:3...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Delayed Openings at Recreation Centers, Senior Centers & Brookhaven Aquatic Center on Jan 5

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Recreation Centers, Senior Centers and the Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic will have delayed openings at 11:00 am on Friday, January 5. The facilities were closed all day Thursday, January 4 due to t...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Supervisor Romaine Declares State of Emergency

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has issued a State of Emergency in the Town of Brookhaven effective Thursday, January 4 at 8:00 am. Vehicles that are parked in the street must be moved to driveways or be subject to towing at the owner&a...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Recreation Centers, Senior Centers & Aquatic Center Closed Thursday, January 4 Due to Winter Storm

Farmingville, NY – With current weather forecasts of up to 10 inches of snow across Brookhaven Town, Thursday, January 4 garbage pickup has been canceled and rescheduled for Saturday, January 6. On Saturday, garbage pick-up will begin at 6:00 am...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Thursday, January 4 Garbage Pick Up Canceled and Rescheduled for Saturday, January 6

Farmingville, NY – With current weather forecasts of up to 10 inches of snow across Brookhaven Town, Thursday, January 4 garbage pickup has been canceled and rescheduled for Saturday, January 6. On Saturday, garbage pick-up will begin at 6:00 am...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Town Postpones Thursday, January 4 Swearing In Ceremony Due to Expected Snow Storm

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven has postponed the Swearing In Ceremony of Town Officials which was scheduled for Thursday, January 4 at 4:30 pm in Town Hall. The event will be held on Tuesday, January 9 at 4:00 prior to the annual Organizational...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Superintendent Losquadro Offers Road-Related Tips for Winter

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Brookhaven, NY – – As we anticipate what the winter of 2018 will have in store for Brookhaven Town, Highway Superintendent Daniel P. Losquadro has prepared some road-related tips to assist motorists and residents.During any gi...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Town Urges Residents to Take “Common Sense” Precautions to Stay Safe During Weekend Snow Event

Farmingville, NY - The current weather forecast indicates 4 to 6 inches of snow across Brookhaven on Saturday and Sunday, December 9 and 10. The Town urges residents to take these "common sense" precautions to ensure their safety during this and...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: December 1, 2017

Town to Temporarily Close W Meadow Beach Due to suffolk County Dredging Project

Work is complete. West Meadow Beach is now open.Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven Parks, Recreation and Sports and Cultural Resources Department has announced that beginning Monday, December 4, West Meadow Beach (including Trustees Road)...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: July 31, 2017

Supervisor Romaine & Councilwoman Cartright Re-Open Sand Street Beach in Stony Brook with Restrooms

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Farmingville, NY – On July 27, Supervisor Ed Romaine (left) and Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright (right) visited the Town’s Sand Street Beach facility in Stony Brook to officially re-open the beach and the newly renovated restrooms (p...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: July 13, 2017

Town Re-Opens Sand Street Beach in Stony Brook to Swimming Starting on Saturday, July 15

Farmingville, NY – On Saturday, July 15, the Town of Brookhaven will re-open Sand Street Beach in Stony Brook for swimming. The beach was closed in 2016 while the Town renovated the restrooms. The beach will be open for swimming with lifeguards ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: May 15, 2017

PSEGLI Planned Outage in Fire Island Communities of Water Island, Davis Park & Watch Hill on May 18

Farmingville, NY –  PSEG Long Island has announced that they will install new underground electric cables from the west side of Talisman Beach to the LIPA substation on the east side of Fire Island Pines. This work is anticipated to be ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: May 11, 2017

William Floyd Parkway LIRR Crossing to Close This Weekend for Grade Crossing Renewal

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Farmingville, NY – The Long Island Railroad has announced that the William Floyd Parkway grade crossing located on the Montauk Branch in Shirley has been scheduled for renewal and will require the closing of the railroad crossing to roa...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 14, 2017

Brookhaven Town to Lift Executive Orders, Permitting On-Street Parking in the Wake of Winter Storm

Town Facilities to Re-Open on Wednesday, March 15

 

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven will lift the two executive orders that were signed prior to Winter Storm Stella, as of 6:00 pm today. Vehicles will once again be per...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 13, 2017

Brookhaven Town Announces Preparation For Winter Storm Stella

Garbage Collection Cancelled; Parked Cars Ordered Off Roads;

Recreation & Senior Centers Closed; Meetings Scheduled for Tuesday Evening Cancelled

Farmingville, NY –  In anticipation of Winter Storm Stella, the Town of Brookhaven is ta...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 9, 2017

Town Garbage Pick Up to Start at 5 a.m. on Friday March 10 Due to Impending Snowfall

Farmingville, NY –  With current weather forecasts indicating 3” to 5” of snow across Brookhaven on Friday, March 10, the Town will begin garbage pick-up one hour earlier, at 5:00 am rather than the usual 6:00 am sta...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: March 3, 2017

LIRR Cancels Weekend Work on William Floyd Parkway Crossin

Farmingville, NY –  The Long Island Railroad announced today that they have canceled work on the William Floyd Parkway grade crossing that was scheduled for this weekend. They had planned to close the crossing to road and rail traffic f...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 24, 2017

William Floyd Parkway LIRR Crossing to Close from March 3 - 5 for Rehabilitation

Farmingville, NY –  The Long Island Railroad has announced that the William Floyd Parkway grade crossing located on the Long Island Rail Road`s Montauk Branch in the Town of Brookhaven has been scheduled for rehabilitation and will requ...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 16, 2017

Brookhaven Aquatic Center Closed for Maintenance Will Reopen on Friday, February 17 at 4 p.m.

Farmingville, NY - The Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic has been temporarily closed for maintenance. The facility will reopen on Friday, February 17 at 4 p.m.

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 10, 2017

Town Recreation Centers, Senior Centers Schedule for Friday, February 10 Jitney Program Suspended

Farmingville, NY –  The Town of Brookhaven Recreation and Senior Center schedule for Friday, February 10 is as follows: Brookhaven Aquatic Center in Mastic will open at 9:00 am Shoreham Recreation Center will open at 9...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 10, 2017

Town Recreation Centers, Senior Centers Closed & Jitney Program Suspended on Friday, February 10

Farmingville, NY – The Town of Brookhaven will close all Recreation Centers and Senior Centers on Friday, February 10. The Manorville Compost Facility and the Aquatic Center in Mastic will reopen at their regular time on Friday, February 10. The...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 9, 2017

Supervisor Romaine Declares State of Emergency to Keep All Vehicles Off the Roads After 10 a.m.

Farmingville, NY – Supervisor Ed Romaine has issued a State of Emergency in the Town of Brookhaven effective 10:00 am today, February 9. Vehicles that are parked in the street must be moved to driveways or be subject to towing at the owner&r...

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Notifications and Advisories
Posted on: February 8, 2017

Town Recreation Centers, Senior Centers, Compost Facility and Aquatic Center Closed February 9

Farmingville, NY –  In anticipation of the impending snow storm, the Town of Brookhaven will close all Recreation Centers, Senior Centers, the Manorville Compost Facility and the Aquatic Center in Mastic all day Thursday, February 9. Th...

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