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Lindenhurst, NY 11757
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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Copiague Community Cares Hosts Annual Walk and Clean-Up

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Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and Special Assistant Terence McSweeney recently thanked the dedicated volunteers from Copiague Community Cares at its annual Awareness Walk and Community Clean-Up Day.  B...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Town of Babylon Officials Thank Lowe’s for Beautification Project

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Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and Special Assistant Terence McSweeney recently thanked the dedicated Lowe’s Hero’s Project participants for their donation of materials and labor which transformed ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Copiague Resident Recognized for Junior Olympics Gold Medal


Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer (right) and Councilwoman Jackie Gordon (left) recently presented Vinnelle Grant (center) with a Certificate of Achievement before a Town Board meeting. Grant won a gold medal in the 17-18 year-old women’s...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Town of Babylon Officials Recognize New Eagle Scout

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Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently attended newly-appointed Eagle Scout Kyle Christopher Lindenberg’s Court of Honor Ceremony. Lindenberg, from Troop 398 in Lindenhurst, was honored for reaching...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Freight Train Service Change

Please see the message below from the MTA regarding a temporary freight train service change on the Long Island Railroad (LIRR). Residents along this freight line should expect additional noise due to the change.

"As a result of necessary LIRR track-w...Read on...

Posted on: July 25, 2017

Town Renames Street in Honor of Dolores E. Jenkins

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Recently Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer joined with other Town Officials, family members and the residents of Mount Avenue in Wyandanch to honor Mrs. Jenkins by renaming a portion of Mount Avenue between Parkway Boulevard and Straight Path to Do...

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Posted on: July 24, 2017

Over 1,500 Ride for the Tenth Annual Wounded Warrior Ride Through the Town of Babylon

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On Friday, July 21st, for the 10th consecutive year, thousands rode through the streets of Babylon alongside proud veterans to support wounded service members. This year’s event had over 1,500 riders participate alongside more than 50 wounded Ve...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Eagle Scout Honored by Local Officials

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Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer, along with other local officials, recently attended an Eagle Court of Honor for Amityville’s Joseph E. Lamanna of Troop 690. The Eagle Scout is the highest rank achievable in the Boy Scouts organization. Fo...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Town of Babylon Urges Residents to Practice Water Safety

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With the warm summer months approaching, the Town of Babylon would like to remind residents about the importance of practicing safe behavior while in, on, or near water. Drowning is the second-leading cause of unintentional injury or death for children ag...Read on...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

2017 Parks and Recreation Guide Now Available Online

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Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez have announced that the 2017 Town of Babylon Parks and Recreation Guide is now available online. Residents should receive physical copies of this year's guide in their mailboxes thi...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Wyandanch Train Station - Permits for Free Resident Parking Available 8/14


Beginning September 1st, 2015, the Town of Babylon owned surface parking lots at the Wyandanch Train Station will be made available exclusively to Town of Babylon residents with a free valid sticker permit. The parking facility will remain free to all com...Read on...

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Posted on: March 30, 2015

Receiver of Taxes DiSomma Announces New Method to Pay/View Tax Bill Online

Corinne DiSomma, Receiver of Taxes, recently announced that Town of Babylon residents can now pay their property taxes online via MuniTrax by visiting This new service allows residents to pay their taxes online in an efficient and ...Read on...

Pay/View Your Tax Bill Online
Posted on: January 14, 2013

Note to Boaters and Campers - 1/14/2013

Dear Camping and Boating Permit Holders:

As we all know, Hurricane Sandy caused severe damage to many of our homes, businesses and town facilities. Like many of you, we are working hard to rebuild. Two of our most badly damaged facilities are Cedar Beach Marina and Gilgo Beach.

At the Marin...Read on...