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New Covid Testing Site Port Washington Feb 2021
NEW 2/7 to 2/25/21: Local Covid Testing Site for all Town residents- Adult Activity Ctr @ 80 Manorhaven Blvd. Click on pdf below for flyer that has link to register & make appointment. Northwell and Dejana Foundation sponsored. (Covid Testing - not vaccines)
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Common Sense Guidelines for Signs
Its political season and campaign lawn signs on roadways are popping up - Chronic safety and visual pollution concerns. Greater Council adopted these common sense guidelines in the Manhasset area and has asked for the voluntary cooperation of all campaigns to comply.
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Town Notices and Information - Call 311 (516-869-6311 from outside Town).

TNH Free Rabies Clinic for Dogs Cats and Ferrets. For current schedule, contact TNH Animal Shelter in Port Washington

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TNH Mobile Evening Office Hours: The TNH Constituent Services holds periodic mobile evening hour sessions throughout the town for residents to discuss any questions or concerns.  Current Schedule and more info:, or call 311 [ from outside Town dial 516-869-6311 ].


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Town Building Dept: Seminar: Tips on Buying or Selling a Home in Town of North Hempstead. Contact Bdlg Dept for upcoming schedule 


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Donation Drive for Veterans and Troops - 

Contact American Legion Post 304 for next scheduled event.


27 Bayview Ave Manhasset NY 11030



Money donations also accepted. Write checks to: American Legion Auxiliary Unit 304

St Marys Harvest Festival held in October each year. Click on flyer to enlarge. More info at

MWCABC Ladies Night Out Held Annually in Oct each year @ Leonards. click on flyer iomage to enlarge. More info at


MORE PARKING SPACES! Article on the approved Town ordinance for the MJDavies parking spaces, and additionally highlights the current MPD Lot#3 Reconfiguration Project to be completed summer 2018. See
Greater Council Calls For Nassau Action to Restore Sixth Precinct
Success! Wide resident and community leadership support got Nassau County to re-open the 6th Precinct at 100 Community Drive.
GC letter Reinstating 6th Pct 12-3-15.pd[...]
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Garbage Pick-Up Schedule and Recycling 

The Town of North Hempstead's Residential Garabage and Recycling (Town unincoprporated Manhasset areas) pick up schedule is available online (link) or call 311. Residents in Incoorporated villages- see you village's webpage or call your Village Clerk's office. Are you recycling properly? See the Town's Recycling Guidelines online at (link).

Town STOP Events (Stop Throwing Away Pollutants). Upcoming Drop Off Dates & Locations. All events now include a clothing drop pff for BigBro's/Big Sisters. More info link

Town Clean Sweep  (annual street sweeping in spring) Schedule for Manhasset Areas - North of the Long Island Expressway is (TBD)

Your roadway got missed? Call 311 so that Town crew can  re-visit that roadway on the touch up day!


Scheduled work is weather dependent and may be slightly modified, but on your scheduled days, and until your roadway is completed, please:

  • MOVE CARS into driveways if at all possible. 
  • If its your garbage day, DO NOT put your garbage pails in the roadway.

The clearer a roadway is, the more efficient the street sweeping staff can accomplish entire roadway to make your block look its best. Town's Clean Sweep covers all Town of North Hempstead Unincorporated Areas. Incorporated Villages are done independently by each Inc Village- consult your Village Hall.


Many property owners want to install solar panels in order to reduce their impact on the environment and save money on their electrical bills, but don’t know where to start. Contact the Town Sustainability Office - Call 311


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ATTENTION SENIORS - If  you need assistance reviewing your Medicare Part D Drug Plan, and are unsure of what changes you need to make for the coming year, please call 311 or 516-869-6311 and get connected to a Project Independence Nurse! Click on flyer at left to enlarge.


GC Letter Supporting Aircraft Noise Reductions
Letter to Sens Schumker and Gillibrand approved by GC via eMail
GC Letter to Schumer Gillibrand Quiet Sk[...]
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Selling your house? Be prepared- TNH Bldg Dept Seminar Wed 5/6/15 7pm Library
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TNH Bldg Dept for Seniors - by Appt In Manhasset at Town Hall Annex
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Town gives Community Champion Award to Rich Bentley; click on article below

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Nassau County new 24 hour a day, Mental Health Substance Abuse Helpline, (516) 227-TALK. Updated Fall 2014 Narcan Training
Our children, siblings, spouses or other loved ones are abusing opioids (Oxycodone, Hydrocodone and Heroin) at alarming rates; too many are dying from it. It can happen to your child or loved one. Learn what to do in case of an overdose and how to administer the life-saving, overdose- reversal agent called Naloxone, or Narcan. Narcan is the antidote to an opioid overdose; Attend & get your kit free!

Nassau County now has a 24hr Mental Health Substance Abuse Helpline, (516) 227-TALK. Calls are answered by mental health or substance abuse professionals from the County and the LI Crisis Center to better serve residents who struggle with mental illness and substance use disorders.
NCPD Narcan Flyer 2014.pdf
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Manhasset Article in Wall St Journ Real Estate 8/2/2014
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MLWD Water Tower Replacement
TNH Public Meeting was held 4/8/14 to discuss Manhasset Lakeville Water District plans to replace the elevated storage tank, located on a 3-acre site in Munsey Park. Ultimately the new water tower was approved for replacement as planned.
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TNH Dept of Buildings Homeowner Amnesty program Ends 12/31/2014.
Town North Hempstead extended its Dept of Buildings Homeowner Amnesty program through 12/31/2014. The program waives the increased permit fees for work that was done without required permits at the time of construction. Call 311 or visit TNH Website.for more detail.
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Town of North Hempstead Business & Tourism Development News/Events

Starting A New Business.. Need help planning?
Thinking of starting a business and need help on How to Get a Business Up and Running, Funded? Business Plans, Marketing and Operating plans, More info at:
TNH-BTDC Business Development Seminar Se[...]
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PSEG Overhead Transmission Line Project

PSEG Project Overview
PSEG PortW toGreatNeck Overhead Transmis[...]
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Pentachlorophenol "Penta" and octachlorodibenzo-dioxin (OCDD) Quick Fact Sheet
More Info about the toxic chemicals used in telephone pole treatment.
Quick Facts - OCDD_V2.pdf
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PSEG Port Wash - Great Neck Fact Sheet -[...]
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TNH Public Info Session 3/24/14 @ Harbor Links 7pm
PSEG Pole Install Project Info Session 3[...]
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Other Events/ News

Spinney Hill Farmers Market starts 7/14/13 on Sundays @ 9am-2pm
Sundays at 125 Community Dr parking lot @ corner of Pond Hill Rd.
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County Legislative District FINAL approved map
You can zoom in on this map to the street level to see district boundaries. Dist 9= Rich Nicolello, Dist 10= Judi Bosworth, and Dist 11= Wayne Wink
NC Leg Redist FINAL Map Mar 2013.pdf
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Greater Council's 11/24 Open Letter to Town on MPD's Plan for Plandome Rd Parking Meters
Only after this open letter severely criticizing MPD's lack of transparency (secrecy and outdated website) , has MPD finally begun working on a new updated website.
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Editorial- Plandome Rd Parking Meters (editorial)
printed in Manhasset Press
MPress Editorial Parking Meters 11-23-12[...]
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More Shopper Parking on Orchard St and Locust Place
90min shopper parking available on Orchard St. US Post Office will continue to park trucks there eve/nights. MPD is converting about a dozen new metered shopper spaces in MPD's Locust Place Lot.
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Apple Bank Update 1/18/14:  In the dead of winter on 1/18/14, a saturday morning of a long holiday weekend, Apple Bank cut down every tree in the buffer zone. Did valid permits get issued? and if so, HOW and why? It needs investigation. Media coverage:

Manhasset Press: not available online

Manhasset Times (link to article)

9/19/12 Apple Bank Withdraws Request Variance to Expand Parking Lot. The Apple Bank BZA application for proposed parking lot expansion into the established 30ft buffer zone to the neighboring property (covered by the existing Restrictive Covenant) has been withdrawn by the bank after last week's 9/19 BZA public hearing.

The portion of the Apple Bank's application for their requested variance for the non-conforming existing insufficient number of parking spaces in their current lot remains in the Bldg Dept process and is expected to be granted.

The very important heart of the issue is that the Town of North Hempstead must uphold the existing Restrictive Covenant on the Apple Bank property and deny the current BZA application. If the Town takes ANY OTHER ACTION, it will give a loud and clear signal to all Town of North Hempstead residents that Restrictive Covenants are meaningless. That will fully collapse all efforts made to date at the Village Bath/ Belanich Property. The Greater Manhasset area civic and resident support outside the Strathmore Village area that had been given to the Town's Property Zoning Change and its current Site Plan at the Belanich/Village Bath property were all heavily weighted/based upon the Restrictive Covenant being in place for that Property. Absent the Restrictive Covenant, there is absolutely NO civic or resident support.



Spinny Hill Documentary. Two public screenings held on 2/15&23/12 @ Manhasset Library were a big success. The DVD is available for purchase on eBay from a reputable seller near $15.

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