https://www7.nystax.gov/STAR/starHome. To begin the online process, you will need the six-character code that is printed on the STAR application.The state Department of Taxation and Finance has set up a help line at 1-877-6-STAR-NY (1-877-678-2769) to answer any questions about the rebate process. Senator Johnson has offered his office's assistance in helping residents complete their applications.
I have been informed by the Long Island Rail Road that weekend service on the LIRR's Main Line between Mineola and Hicksville will be disrupted from 1:05 AM, Saturday, August 25 through 12:45 AM, Monday, August 27, to accommodate work on the New York State Department of Transportation Roslyn Road Grade Crossing Elimination Project.
Service changes will affect customers using the Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma Branches with connecting service revisions for Oyster Bay, Far Rockaway and West Hempstead Branc
ELMONT, N.Y. – Concerned by skyrocketing foreclosure rates and the proliferation of predatory mortgages that have afflicted thousands of families in New York, Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), today hosted a public hearing on the sub prime mortgage industry in Long Island. The forum, held at the Elmont Public Library, is the latest in a series of statewide public hearings headed by Senator Jeff Klein, (D-Bronx/Westchester), that examines the pitfalls of sub-prime mortgages.
ELMONT – Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), will host a forum on the epidemic of predatory mortgages on Tuesday, August 7, at the Elmont Memorial Library.The forum, which will last from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is the latest in a series of statewide public hearings headed by Senator Jeff Klein, (D-Bronx/Westchester), that examines the pitfalls of sub-prime mortgages.
Flower Hill, but for taxpayers throughout the County.”The park is situated between Stonytown and Bonnie Hill Roads, and bordered by Port Washington Blvd. (Route 101.)“I would like to thank Senator Johnson for all of his hard work in helping the village obtain this beautiful suburban oasis,” Flower Hill Mayor Charles W. Weiss said. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
ALBANY – Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), proudly announces the passage of legislation to protect children by severely limiting their exposure to substances that could trigger severe – and possibly deadly – allergic reactions in schools.
North Shore/ Long Island Jewish Health Systems and $174,437 for Winthrop University Hospital, will go toward supporting their school-based health care clinics, which provide free on-site healthcare services to students at local schools.
“This package is one way to end the cycle of skyrocketing property taxes that makes it more and more difficult for middle class families to get ahead and for seniors to continue to afford to remain in their homes,” said Johnson, (D-Port Washington.)
“The Suburban Caucus has been fighting for a substantial shift away from this unsustainable tax collection system that is driving people out of this state in record numbers.
GREAT NECK, N.Y. -- Senator Craig M. Johnson today announced the introduction of important legislation that will enable New York state to speak with its wallet against the extremist regime that currently rules Iran. The bill, the Iranian Economic Divestment Act of 2007, (S5913), empowers the State Comptroller to refrain from investing state pension funds in companies that conduct business with Iran. This legislation would also give the comptroller the power to withdraw current state investments in these companies.
State Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), is urging those involved in the rescue, recovery or cleanup efforts at the World Trade Center after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks to register with the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board by Tuesday, August 14.
MINEOLA -- Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), is encouraging everyone to support the first-ever Jack's Run for Autism Awareness. All proceeds from the 5K (or 3.1 mile) trek will benefit Nassau Suffolk Services for Autism (NSSA).The June 9 event is the brainchild of Michael Miranda and his wife Ondine Sloan Miranda and named after their 12-year-old nephew Jack, who attends NSSA's Martin C. Barell School. Autism is a neurological disorder affecting portions of the brain that control social interaction, communication, and cognitive development.
ALBANY, N.Y. -- Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington) and Nassau County Comptroller Howard S. Weitzman were selected today to serve on the New York State Commission on Local Government Efficiency and Competitiveness, a panel charged with developing a plan to streamline local governments and end the cycle of continually skyrocketing property tax increases. The formation of the panel was announced by Gov.
Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), said that he “vehemently opposed” today's proposal to reinstate the New York City commuter tax and vowed “to do everything I can to make sure that this does not become law.”
The commuter tax bill was announced today by Senator Thomas Duane, (D, WFP -Manhattan) and Assemblywoman Linda B.
GARDEN CITY PARK -- Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Port Washington), proudly announced the opening of his district office.The office, situated at 151 Herricks Road, Suite 202, previously served as district headquarters for Johnson's predecessor, Michael A.L. Balboni, who stepped down from the Senate last year to become Gov. Spitzer's homeland security adviser.