This is a standard I have upheld throughout my public life and one that served as my North Star this year as I maneuvered through my first legislative session.
I kept this vow in mind when I broke with my conference to stand up for Long Island's schools, and when I opened my own negotiations with the Governor's Office that led to record state aid for schools within the 7th Senate District.
My opposition to congestion pricing and my fight on behalf of M
WESTBURY, N.Y. -- Senator Craig M. Johnson, (D-Nassau), recently held a day-long listening tour in Westbury and New Cassel that focused on the communities' needs and future plans.The day started with a sit-down meeting with local leaders at the Harvest Diner on Old County Road, followed by an afternoon tour of the community, and culminated with a Town Hall meeting at the Park Avenue School.The meeting was formatted to be a free-flowing exchange of ideas between Senator Johnson, local leaders, and members of the community.
"I applaud Comptroller DiNapoli for taking this courageous step to make sure that our money will no longer go toward funding this dangerous nation," said Senator Johnson, (D-Nassau), who in June introduced Iranian divestment legislation in the Senate.
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.