Partnering to restore Long Island’s water quality

Partnering to restore Long Island’s water quality The return of warm weather prompts many Long Islanders to anticipate summer days enjoying some of our nation’s most beautiful beaches, shorelines and waterways here on our Island. But the mild air also heralds the re-appearance of distressing symptoms of our region’s water quality crisis: beach closures, fish…

Suffolk County Sees Revitalization in Transportation Proposal

Suffolk County Sees Revitalization in Transportation Proposal Leaders of New York’s Suffolk County are pitching a $300 million Long Island Innovation Zone to enhance the region’s transportation network and create economic development. The plan Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced June 16 calls for a new $125 million airport terminal at MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma,…

State sets aside $1 billion for LI

State sets aside $1 billion for LI John Cameron, Chairman of the Long Island Regional Planning Council and managing partner at Cameron Engineering describes the infrastructure issues that will be addressed with the additional funds allocated to Long Island, amounting to $1 billion, which is increased from the original $100 million originally promised to Long…