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Congratulations to Village Historian, Leila Mattson on being selected for the Town of North Hempstead's Women's Roll of Honor!
On Wednesday, March 29th, Leila
Mattson, along with 15 other honorees, was recognized
Leila Mattson has served the Village
of Thomaston for over forty years. She has been the
Village Historian since 1976, served as a member of the Planning
Board and Landmarks Commission, and she is the author of the
history blog. Leila was member of the Thomaston
Bicentennial Committee which authored and published and informal
history book of the Village, a copy of which is posted on the
Tree Planting Update
Attention Residents: There
is one street tree left over from the fall planting. It is
a Goldenrain tree.
The Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department covers 10 square miles
of Nassau County,
"Department members are all volunteers and are trained to provide fire, specialty rescue, and emergency medical care to the community. With an average of 2,500 calls a year, all possible community support is greatly appreciated! The best support you can provide us is your time - help us help you. No experience is required, and the department provides all necessary training. For more information, visit us online at mlfd.com or call us: (non-emergency)."
Spring Tree Planting
The Village is currently accepting requests from
residents who would like a street tree planted
October Glory Maple (Acer Tartaricum, var. 'Rubrum')
Requests will be fulfilled on a first come, first served
basis. Quantities are limited.
SOLAR POWER INITIATIVE
Solar power is good for the environment and good for the
Owning a quality solar electricity system makes financial sense
for a lot of Long Island residents – there are already over
10,000 residential systems on Long Island. Historically, the
up-front investment has been the roadblock – not everyone has
the cash to buy a system outright.
Fortunately, NY State has implemented a subsidized loan program
(Smart Energy Loan
This program has been a huge success, but a major rate increase
This is not a commitment to buy, but it will create a dated application and can ensure that you have access to the loan at current rates. You will then have one year to use it with a qualified contractor.
Please stay tuned for more updates on the Thomaston solar initiative.
The 1st edition of the Town of North Hempstead's
Aircraft Noise Education and Outreach Committee Newsletter is now available at
Long Island Railroad Colonial Road Improvement Project:
The Colonial Road Bridge is open!
Visit the MTA's Project Website
Dedication of the Robert Stern Village Hall took place on Wednesday, September 9th.
View newsletter highlighting the event
Attention Residents -
please be advised that the Village has received reports
that newspapers left at the curb for recycling have been taken by individuals
other than our refuse company. We advise you not to put any papers
that contain personal information out with your recycling materials.