Suffolk officials mark start of $400M sewer expansion The project known as the Suffolk County Coastal Resiliency Initiative will connect nearly 6,000 parcels along the county’s south shore to sewers, eliminating thousands of cesspools and septic systems that have been identified as a primary cause of the fouling of local bays. John Cameron, chairman of…
A change in location: More Blacks leaving Long Island for the South
Three individuals explain why they have moved from Long Island to other parts of the United States.
Read more on the article and John Cameron’s comments.
DiNapoli cites Long Island’s role in state’s economic rebound
State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli discusses the positive indicators of economic recovery since the pandemic.
John Cameron weighs in on aid to local school districts.
Eye on Population Growth Long Island’s population growth, to some observers, signals that much work needs to be done to lessen residents’ tax burden, making it more attractive for people to remain on the Island rather than leave for less expensive communities. Read more on the article and John Cameron’s comments. For Newsday Subscribers,…
Report: Lower-income downtowns hit harder by pandemic A new report found that downtowns in lower-income communities in Long Island have been impacted greatly from the COVID-19 pandemic. John Cameron, chairman of the Long Island Regional Planning Council, weighs in on the pandemic’s effects on the economy. For LIBN Subscribers, click this link, or click this…
LI’s Future: What life may look like in 100 years
John Cameron comments on how the region of Long Island has changed from a global standpoint, and predicts how the demographic will continue to change.