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Lindenhurst, NY 11757
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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Town of Babylon to Host ‘Family Safety Day’ This Saturday

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(May 17, 2017 – Lindenhurst, NY) – On Saturday, May 20th, the Town of Babylon—in partnership with the Crime Victims Center Parents for Megan’s Law, New York State Senator John Brooks and Town Special Assistant Teren...Read on...

Posted on: May 17, 2017

New Eagle Scout Oversees Beautification Effort in Lindenhurst

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Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez and Councilwoman Jackie Gordon to congratulate Conor McGowan, of Lindenhurst, on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. The Eagle Scout is the highest rank achievabl...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Copiague Student Takes Home Top Prize in Town’s Earth Day Scholarship Contest

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Winners of annual Babylon Covantage EcoTech Scholarships unveiled; over $3,000 in funds awarded

Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently announced the winners of the 2017 Babylon Covantage EcoTech scholarships at the Town’s annual Earth Day Celebration, where 11th grader Brittany Faustin of Walter G. O’Connell Cop...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2017

Supervisor Schaffer, Babylon Town Board Recognize New Eagle Scout

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Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Councilwoman Jackie Gordon and Councilman Tom Donnelly to honor Michael Charumaneeroj, of Deer Park, on achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. The Eagle Scout is the highest rank available in the B...Read on...

Posted on: May 5, 2017

Town of Babylon to Host Annual Earth Day Celebration

Annual event will feature giveaways, solar energy seminars, vendors, and more.

(May 5, 2017 – Lindenhurst, NY) – On Saturday, May 6th, from 11AM-2PM, the Town of Babylon Department of Environmental Control (DEC) will once again host an Earth Day Celebration at Town Hall Pond. The event will feature information ...Read on...
Posted on: May 4, 2017

North Babylon Teens Visit Senior Center for Global Youth Service Day

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During their recent Spring Recess, teens from the North Babylon Teen Center paid a visit to the Spangle Drive Senior Center as part of their annual Global Youth Service Day initiative. The teens created holiday crafts with the seniors, baked delicious des...Read on...

Posted on: April 28, 2017

Supervisor Schaffer Appoints Nine Year-Old as ‘Junior Beautification Ambassador’

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Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently attended a Copiague Chamber of Commerce meeting, where Madison Aquafredda, 9, was honored for her local civic engagement. Madison recently wrote a letter to Copiague Chamber of Commerce president Sharon Fatto...Read on...

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: April 4, 2017

PSEG Long Island Announces Energy-Saving Trees Program

PSEG Long Island, in partnership with the New York State Urban Forestry Council and the Arbor Day Foundation, will once again be providing 1,000 of its customers with a free tree through the Energy-Saving Trees program, which was launched in 2016. Designe...Read on...

Click Here to Reserve a Free Tree
Posted on: February 24, 2017

ALERT: Portion of Wyandanch LIRR Parking Lot to be Closed

The Metropolitan Transit Authority will be closing a portion of the Wyandanch LIRR parking lot, effective Monday, February 27th, 2017. The affected lot is just south of the train tracks, between South 18th Street and Straight Path, which holds about 50 ca...Read on...

Click Here for Updated Parking Map
Posted on: January 4, 2017

Traffic Alert: New Travel Lane Shifts on Wellwood Ave/Sunrise Hwy

Motorists are advised that northbound and southbound travel lanes on Wellwood Avenue/CR 3 will be shifted from the east side of the Wellwood Avenue Bridge to the west side of the bridge beginning Wednesday, January 4. The sidewalk will also be relocated f...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...

Click here for application.
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...