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Town of Oyster Bay considers creating sanitation department as part of reorganization plan

Town of Oyster Bay considers creating sanitation department as part of reorganization plan
The Town of Oyster Bay is considering several proposals to reorganize town government, including creating a new sanitation department. The town is considering creating a sanitation department to handl

"A new Department of Sanitation, with jurisdiction of the Solid Waste Complex, is being considered by the Town Board to streamline inter-related waste and recycling operations," town spokesman Brian Nevin wrote in an email Tuesday.In another proposal to reorganize town government, the town board will consider eliminating the highway department and moving those operations into the department of public works as a division of highway and public parking."To continue efforts to repave and better maintain roadways, the Town Board is considering the consolidation of the Highway Department into the Department of Public Works," Nevin wrote.The town board has scheduled several hearings on Feb.

i pShare Tweet Email The Town of Oyster Bay is considering several proposals to reorganize town government, including creating a new sanitation department.The town is considering creating a sanitation department to handle garbage collection and recycling that will be led by a commissioner and two deputies.

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