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COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT * WHAT...One to locally two feet of inundation above ground level expected in vulnerable north shore communities of the twin forks of LI, north shore of LI, and north facing LI barrier island communities for today's AM and possibly PM high tides near the waterfront and shoreline. * WHERE...Northwest Suffolk, Northeast Suffolk, Southwest Suffolk, Southeast Suffolk, Northern Nassau and Southern Nassau Counties. * WHEN...Until midnight EST tonight. * COASTAL IMPACTS...Minor to locally moderate flooding is expected in the most vulnerable locations near the waterfront and shoreline. Expect around 1 to locally 2 feet of inundation above ground level in low lying, vulnerable areas. A few to several roads and low lying property including parking lots, parks, lawns and homes/businesses with basements near the waterfront will experience shallow flooding. A few cars may take on water and be damaged if not moved. * SHORELINE IMPACTS...3 to 5 ft surf likely for north shore of LI and north shore of south fork shorefront with Sat AM tides, which will likely cause beach erosion and possibly minor damage to shoreline structures. Along the oceanfront, surf should build to 4 to 8 ft tonight into Sun AM, with scattered dune erosion impacts during those tidal cycles. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Minor to locally moderate coastal impacts are possible for the same north shore communities of the twin forks of LI, north shore of LI, and north facing LI barrier island communities for this evening's high tides as well. There is potential for more widespread minor coastal flooding along the southern and eastern bayfront communities of Long Island with the Sunday morning high tide.

Suffolk County Women’s Advisory Commission Member Lori Green Honored for Commitment to Public Service by Legislator Lindsay III

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Suffolk County Legislator Lindsay III honored Sayville resident, Lori Green, for her 10 years of service on the Suffolk County Women’s Advisory Commission.

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Holbrook, NY - February 27, 2014 - Suffolk County Legislator Lindsay III honored Sayville resident, Lori Green, for her 10 years of service on the Suffolk County Women’s Advisory Commission on February 24, 2014. “Lori has been a wonderful advocate for the residents of Suffolk County and I am extremely grateful for her commitment towards the advancement of women,” said Lindsay III. Lori has served on the Women’s Advisory Commission as a member since March of 2004 and served as chairwoman from 2008 to 2010 under the late Presiding Officer, William J. Lindsay.
 
In her decade of service, Lori has committed herself to the duties of the Commission; to promote changes in policy, coordinate and develop resources in both the public and private sectors, to stimulate community awareness and interest in women’s issues and to ensure the recognition of and response to the needs and accomplishments of Suffolk County women.
 
Lori will officially step down from the Women’s Advisory Commission this month; however she will continue to advocate for women in her work as a Registered Nurse, educator, substitute school nurse, and EMT. “I am truly proud of everything Lori has accomplished and I wish her the best of luck in her future endeavors,” said Lindsay III.