Tag Archives: Delia DeRiggi-Whitton

Delia commends Kevin Greenstein for his efforts to assist people with disabilities to vote

Kevin Greenstein, a Port Washington resident has a strong interest in public service and policy and uses those interests to speak up for people with disabilities. Kevin, a graduate of Port Washington High School, met with democratic leadership to extend the use of the lever voting machines. Kevin explained the difficulties of filling in the bubbles for people with […]

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Photos From Narcan Training on June 1st, 2016

Last Wednesday, at Paul D. Schreiber High School Legislator DeRiggi-Whitton along with members of the Port Washington Police Department and other community members lead a program training residents how to use Narcan to save someone from an overdose from an opioid. It was a successful night! Be sure to check http://www.nassaucountyny.gov for future Narcan training programs. It could […]

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Scudder’s Pond Revitalization

  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 […]

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DeRiggi-Whitton Sworn-in to New 11th LD

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 […]

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Examining Glenwood Plant Details

Local officials have been working with Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton to examine the tax impact of National Grid’s plant decommissioning. It has been a universal item of concern that the Glenwood plant will create a greater tax burden in the North Shore community. While the decision to decommission was beyond her purview as a […]

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Port Washington Tree Lighting

Delia had a wonderful time getting to know Port residents and sharing in the holiday cheer. The Christmas tree is beautiful, the singing and festivities were great! She was glad to be at the event with fellow legislator Wayne Wink.

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Delia Re-Elected by 1291 Votes!

After Successful Campaign, Looking Forward to New Term and New District   On Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, Delia DeRiggi-Whitton – Nassau County Legislator was re-elected by a wide margin to represent 11th LD residents on the Nassau County Legislature. Delia won by 1291 votes, receiving 8,218 votes to her main opponent’s 6,927 votes. Even with a left-leaning third party taking 222 votes, Delia kept […]

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Port Washington Headquarters Open!

Delia celebrated the official opening of her Port Washington Headquarters (191 Main Street), which is a joint HQ for the Town of North Hempstead Democrats and the Nassau County Democratic Committee. There was a full house to show support for the Dems — ROW A ALL THE WAY! Delia will be hosting a meet-and-greet and […]

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Wayne Wink Supports Delia

Thank You Wayne Wink As a result of Nassau County redistricting, Delia is running in a new 11th LD, which includes Port Washington, Roslyn, Roslyn Harbor, Sea Cliff, Glen Head/Glenwood and Glen Cove. Beloved Nassau County Wayne Wink has been serving in the 11th LD since March of 2007. He has decided to run for […]

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VIDEOS: Delia Fights for Sandy contract oversight

For six months, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton has been fighting for Legislative oversight on $200 million in Sandy-related appropriations. Now, even as Suffolk and Nassau District Attorneys have opened investigations, County Executive Edward Mangano’s administration has not changed its policy. Comptroller George Maragos has been paying out $35 million to one questionable company without […]

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