Glen Cove has something for everyone. We offer magnificent beaches, a scenic golf course and lovely tree-filled parks, providing our residents with a summer vacation paradise in their own backyards. Recreational boaters will find full-service marinas, a city yacht club, and a fully renovated launch ramp offering easy access to our refreshing North Shore waterways.
August 28, 2015…The City of Glen Cove announces its’ Fall city-wide calendar of events that provides residents with a complete look at the special events, great programs and holiday schedules for a variety of autumn activities. “From September’s highly anticipated Gold Coast Concurs/Bimmerstock exotic car show to the annual Howl’oween Pet Parade in October and weekly events at the Glen Cove Senior Center and Glen Cove Library, Glen Cove offers an outstanding selection of recreational, educational and fun-filled programs for all of our community members,” said Mayor Reggie Spinello.
Learn more about Glen Cove’s Single Stream recycling program by viewing this new instructional video. Remember – All In. One Bin.
August 20, 2015…The Glen Cove Youth Bureau wrapped up another successful summer learning program with their end-of year Glen Cove After 3 Showcase. Over 90 children participated in the program and had the opportunity to present their projects to parents, Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello, Councilman Michael Famiglietti and Councilwoman Pam Panzenbeck. The Showcase featured the children’s best work from activities in science, art, creative writing, history, cooking, dance and music. “This year’s theme was the Caribbean and the kids did an incredible job in teaching guests like me all about the islands,” said Mayor Reggie Spinello.
City of Glen Cove and Glen Cove Housing Authority Recognize Local Olympian Howard David Jr. and his Fight against Cancer
August 19, 2015…Glen Cove residents, boxing club friends, former neighbors and local legislators gave gold medal boxing Olympian and a favorite son of the City, Howard Davis Jr., and a warm welcome home during a public reception at Glen Cove’s City Hall and at a Glen Cove Housing Authority event.
Glen Cove Mayor Spinello, Nick Di Leo Jr., Domenico Petrizzo, Michael Zozzaro, Giuseppe Penna and Matilde Zozzaro raise the flag of Sassano, Italy, a Glen Cove sister city, to celebrate La Festa Dell’Emigrante (Feast of the Immigrants Day) on August 17, 2015.
August 17, 2015…The 2015 Mayor’s Snapper Derby hosted by the Glen Cove Anglers Club brought out 75 children to the Pryibil Beach Fishing Pier for a morning of “reel” fun. While the fish didn’t cooperate with this year’s competition, kids and their families did catch a day of sun and surprises,” said Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello. “Every child was a winner,” added Tom Manzione of the Glen Cove Anglers Club. “Thanks to generosity of our event sponsors each child received a free tee-shirt, hot dog and soft drink and a fishing accessory.” And while it was a challenge to hook a big one, four participants did succeed in winning with their own catch of the day.
GLEN COVE, NY, August 14, 2015- Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello, Nassau County Legislator Delia DeRiggi-Whitton and a representative from Senator Carl Marcellino’s office with the Glen Cove Housing Authority are holding a special ceremony to honor Olympic Gold Medalist Howard Davis Jr. for his outstanding achievements and long-standing commitment to community service on Tuesday, August 18th at 4:00 PM. (rain location is Glen Cove City Hall)
The ceremony, hosted by the Glen Cove Housing Authority, will be held at 140 Glen Cove Avenue in front of the mural dedicated to Davis and his late father Howard Davis Sr. In 2007, the City of Glen Cove named a street after the Olympic Gold Medalist. The street that bears Davis’s name is located near the mural location.
Mayor Spinello Reports Finances on Target with Potential Upside at Year’s End
August 12, 2015…Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello reported today that a mid-year budget evaluation showed strong year-to-date improvements and that his initiatives to find cost savings, manage expenses and find new revenue streams for the City are on track to deliver a balanced budget. And, if current trends continue, the city could generate an operating surplus at the close of the 2015 fiscal year.
(Pursuant to Section 516 of the Real Property Tax Law)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Final Assessment Roll for the City of Glen Cove, in the County of Nassau, State of New York for the year 2015, has been completed by the undersigned Assessor, and a certified copy thereof will be on file in the City Assessor’s Office where the same will remain open for public inspection on the 3rd of August thru 3rd of September.
July 27, 2015
July 29, 2015…Following a Water Conservation Alert issued earlier today by the City of Glen Cove, the City’s Water Department reports that the alert was a result of a mechanical failure at the City’s Kelly Street Water Station. The Water Department expects that the part needed to repair the malfunction will be received and installed by Friday.
To maintain viable water levels for residents, the City is augmenting its supply with assistance from neighboring water districts in Sea Cliff, Locust Valley and Jericho while the Kelly Street Water Station is being repaired
Members of the Glen Cove community are encouraged to continue their water conservation practices and further updates will be provided as the water station situation is resolved.
Reminds Residents of Outdoor Water Guidelines
July 29, 2015…With the extended weather forecast indicating consistent days of temperatures above 90 degrees, Glen Cove Mayor Reggie Spinello has issued a water conservation alert today to maintain the City’s water supply.
Pursuant to the City water ordinance, all outdoor watering activities are limited to the hours of 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and from 4:00:p.m. to 12 midnight on specified watering days. A resident’s watering day reflects their street address number – even street address numbers can water on even days and odd numbered street addresses can water on odd days. If you do not have a street address number, you are considered an even day. Outdoor watering activities are not permitted on the 31st of any month.
Glen Cove’s Code Enforcement and Water Department teams will be monitoring neighborhoods to ensure compliance with the current water restrictions.
Dear Glen Cove Residents:
The City of Glen Cove is excited to announce the adoption of our new Single Stream Recycling Program. On Monday, August 3, the City will launch this innovative recycling program, providing a much more convenient and environmentally friendly way to recycle. Your scheduled recycling day will remain the same, and all recyclable items should be placed curbside by 7:00 am.
Single Stream Recycling allows for an easier and more effective way of recycling; “All In. One Bin.” This means that ALL of your recyclable materials should be placed in one bin. Residents may recycle all items in their blue bin or in a standard 32 gallon garbage can with a Single Stream Recycling sticker affixed to it. Stickers are free for residents and available for pick-up starting July 30, at The Department of Public Works, City Hall, 9 Glen Street, Room 301.
Program Gives Students as Young as 14 years old Vital Work and Career Skills
July 27, 2015…For over 25 years the Glen Cove Youth Bureau has served as a conduit for teens ages 14 to 18 years old to gain valuable works skills through their unique summer employment program. The Glen Cove Summer Youth Employment Program (SYE) has employed almost 600 students during its tenure and provided many young adults with their first real job. Students work in July and August on projects that help beautify Glen Cove, start their career network and learn to make their own money. “We instill in our student employees a sense of responsibility, accountability and the importance of communication and team work,” said Jacquelyn Yonick, Youth Program Coordinator, City of Glen Cove Youth Bureau and a former Youth Bureau team supervisor from 2002. Currently there are 29 youth ages 14 to18 along with 5 college students (ages 18-21) hired as supervisors and a summer coordinator for this important program.
City of Glen Cove Set To Adopt Single Stream Recycling on August 3, 2015 First Municipality on the North Shore to Initiate New Program
July 23, 2015…Mayor Reggie Spinello announced today that Glen Cove will be the first community on the North Shore to introduce Single Stream Recycling. The program, to go into effect on Monday, August 3, offers a more convenient way to recycle. “This innovative and effective recycling program allows residents to place ALL of their recyclable materials into one blue recycling bin or use one of their own garbage cans with a Single Stream sticker for all recyclable products,” said Mayor Spinello. Glen Cove is promoting an “All In. One Bin.” campaign to raise awareness for the introduction of Single Stream Recycling where residents can put paper, newspapers, magazines, cereal boxes, cardboard, metal and aluminum cans, junk mail, glass bottles and jars, plastics and plastic containers labeled 1-7 all in the same Glen Cove blue recycling bin.
Glen Cove CDA and Nassau County Community Development Block Grant Funds New Handicap Accessible Doors for Glen Cove Senior Center
July 15, 2015…Glen Cove Mayor and Chairman of the Community Development Agency (CDA) Reggie Spinello joined members of the Nassau County Office of Community Development to introduce the new handicap accessible doors at the Glen Cove Senior Center. The doors, installed at both the front and rear entries to the Senior Center, were made possible by an $8,600 grant from the Glen Cove Community Development Agency under its funding application through Nassau County Community Development Block Grant funds under “Public Facilities Improvement.”
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