FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 8, 2020
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng, Matthew Leonenko and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
Town to Hold Remote Board Meeting To Protect Residents
Tuesday May 19 meeting will be broadcast on Town’s website
North Hempstead, NY - North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board announced that the Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Town Board meeting, Solid Waste Management Authority (SWMA) meeting, and Business & Tourism Development Corporation (BTDC) meeting will be held remotely via video conference. Town officials are reminding residents that the Town Board room will not be open to the public and there will be no in-person access to the meeting.
"It is important that we remain cautious and refrain from gathering together in large groups, and we believe it is in the best interest of the general public to continue to hold our Town Board meetings remotely," said Supervisor Bosworth. "While we are encouraged by the steady decline in coronavirus diagnoses here in North Hempstead, we are continuing to take the necessary precautions to ensure the health and safety of our residents."
The meetings will be broadcast live on the Town's website beginning at its regularly scheduled time at 7 p.m. Residents who are interested in viewing the meetings can visit: northhempsteadny.gov/townboardlive.
If a resident has a comment related to an item on the agenda, they can email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Written comments must be received 60 minutes prior to the meeting.
Residents are encouraged to call 516-869-6311 or 311 with any questions.