Delia was thrilled to be able to secure Nassau County grant funding to help the Village of Sea Cliff with its $2.6 million Scudder’s Pond clean-up. The Village of ...
As part of the nation’s Women’s History Month celebrations, each Nassau County Legislator selects a woman of distinction within their respective districts. These women have all gone above and beyond the norm, whether with regard to volunteerism or within their respective professions, usually both. Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton selected Joyce Schneider for her tireless dedication to volunteering […]
Leg. DeRiggi-Whitton visited Hempstead Harbor Beach Park on March 7 to root on the participants of the Town’s 11th Annual Polar Plunge. The event’s slogan, Freezin’ for a Reason, is even more appropriate this year than most! The purpose of the event is to generate thousands of dollars for the Special Olympics. But, because the Harbor was […]
Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton and Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello were proud to meet and present citations to the honorees of this year’s 27th Annual Glen Cove St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Very Reverend Dom Elias Carr is the parade’s Grand Marshal. He is being honored because of his lifetime of devotion to the Catholic Church, currently serving […]
Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton participated in a Long Island job expo held at Farmingdale State College on Friday, January 31. The expo enables job seekers living in Nassau and Suffolk County residents with autism and other disabilities and veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury to meet with top Long Island employers. The expo was […]
Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton joined U.S. Congressman Steve Israel, NY State Assemblyman Charles Levine and Sea Cliff Mayor Bruce Kennedy among other representatives of Sea Cliff at the groundbreaking ceremony for the sewer line that will run along Sea Cliff Avenue from Main Street to Prospect Avenue. This sewer line will allows the businesses […]
Delia was thrilled to be able to secure Nassau County grant funding to help the Village of Sea Cliff with its $2.6 million Scudder’s Pond clean-up. The Village of Sea Cliff (as lead agency for the Hempstead Harbor Protection Committee) is now close to completion of the Scudders Pond Improvement Project. This project carries […]
Honoring Glen Cove Educators The Glen Cove Council of PTAs held its Annual Community Scholarship Fund Event at the Swan Club on Sunday, March 9. The Glen Cove Community Scholarship Fund was founded in 1958, and it annually administers funds in the form of scholarships to deserving Glen Cove High School seniors. All proceeds from […]
Health and Human Services Update When I began my second term this year as a Nassau County Legislator, I was proud to be named Ranking Member of the Health & Human Services Committee. Health issues have always been a priority for me. My own daughter was diagnosed with type one diabetes at the age of […]
A New Term, A New District Delia DeRiggi-Whitton was inaugurated the Nassau County legislator representing the new 11th Legislative District on Jan. 6. She was sworn-in along with her fellow Democratic legislators by Senator Charles Schumer. DeRiggi-Whitton served her first term in the 18th LD and now begins her second term in a district that […]
Honoring Student Accomplishments Delia was proud to visit GCHS this week and congratulate the Glen Cove High School Select Chorale after their trip to perform in Washington D.C. at the White House! Delia gave each student a citation recognizing the achievement She is pictured presenting a citation to Choral Director Edward Norris.