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11/05/14 Legislator Monica R. Martinez Attends Ribbon Cutting Ceremony For FOXGATE Condos In Central Islip
11/05/14 Legislator Monica R. Martinez Supports An Increase In Minimum Wage For New York
10/30/14 County Legislators Martinez And Hahn To Introduce Bill Mandating Increased Water Testing In Wake Of Dumping Scandal
10/01/14 Legislator Monica R. Martinez Delivers The Keynote Speech At Stony Brook University’s Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
10/01/14 Legislator Monica R. Martinez Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

National Federation of the Blind of NY - Greater Long Island Chapter
Invites you to our monthly meetings

Suffolk County Meeting:

Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Time: 1-4pm
Place: Brentwood Public Library – 34 2nd Avenue, Brentwood, NY 11717
Downstairs, coffee and cake will be served

Nassau County Meeting:

Date: Sunday, January 18, 2015
Time: 1-4pm
Place: Merrick Public Library – 2279 Merrick Avenue, Merrick, NY 11566

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Herstory Matters

Join Herstory, La historia de ella, this fall to write your story and become part of an effort to take action with stories, to break barriers and silence, and change hearts and minds and policy.

Brentwood Public Library
Thursdays - 9/4 - 10/30

Flyer (English)   |   Flyer (Spanish)




Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County’s Family Health and Wellness Programs in collaboration with Legislator Monica R. Martinez and the Brentwood Public Library proudly present PASTA (Parenting the Second Time Around) a FREE series of workshops for grandparents and other caregivers who are raising their grandchildren or other relatives.

Tuesdays, Sept 9 through Oct 28, 2014
6:00-8:30 pm
Brentwood Public Library
34 Second Ave, Brentwood, NY 11717

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Writing our stories as tools for action
La historia de ella, Herstory Writers Workshop
Brentwood Public Library (TBC)
34 Second Ave, Brentwood, NY 11717
Dreams of Childhood, by Gwynne Duncan

Every Thursday 6:30 - 8:30 PM

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Dear residents of Suffolk County’s 9th Legislative District,

As your newly elected Suffolk County Legislator, it is with great honor that I represent the 9th Legislative District of Brentwood, Central Islip and North Bay Shore. I am humbled by the overwhelming support I received throughout this endeavor for County Legislator. In the past several months, I have had the pleasure of meeting many people who share my vision in improving this great district. This collaborative vision will bring LD9 to even greater heights.

Legislator Monica Martinez

As your legislator, I will take great pride in effectuating change in the areas of:

  • Youth Related Services
  • Economic Development
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Senior and Veteran Services,
  • Building better partnerships with non-government organizations.

During my legislative term, I will work with the community to improve the quality of life of all residents within Suffolk County. The door to my office will always be open to you. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us at 631-853-3700. My staff and I will be pleased to assist you. I look forward to serving you.


Monica R. Martinez
Suffolk County Legislator
9th Legislative District



Energy Update for the Suffolk County Legislature
Joseph Schroeder, Energy Specialist
Office of Budget Review
November 12, 2014

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Click here for the Health Bulletin - November 2014

Sponsored Legislation

-- Amending Resolution No. 894-2011 to expand the “Puppy and Dog Protection Rating Program”. Co-Sponsor(s): Anker, Gregory, Hahn, Martinez, Muratore, Spencer Approved 03/20/2014. (IR 1040-14)

-- To make permanent discounted golf fees for veterans and active military personnel. Co-Sponsor(s): Anker, Barraga, Browning,Calarco, Cilmi, D'Amaro, Gregory, Hahn, Krupski, Lindsay III, Martinez, McCaffrey, Muratore, Spencer, Stern Approved 03/20/2014. (IR 1044-14)

-- Adopting Local Law No. 16-2014, A Local Law to regulate pet dealers and pet stores in the County of Suffolk. Sponsored: Jay Schneiderman. Co-Sponsored: Gregory, Martinez, McCaffrey, Spencer and Trotta. (IR 1047-14)


Photo Gallery
American Red Cross Awards
Nearly $600,000 Superstorm
Sandy Grant to Health & Welfare
Council of Long Island for
Volunteer Recovery Program
The American Red Cross has awarded a $599,655 grant to the Health & Welfare Council of Long Island to support a disaster recovery center for non-profits and volunteers who will help hundreds of homeowners affected by Superstorm Sandy repair their damaged homes.
ESL Program Graduate
Legislator Monica R. Martinez congratulates an ESL program graduate on Friday, January 24, 2014 as he received his certificate of completion.
ESL Graduation Ceremony
Legislator Monica R. Martinez joins SCCC President Dr. Shaun McKay and Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees at the 2014 ESL Graduation Ceremony on Friday, January 24, 2014.
Legislator Monica R. Martinez
Is Sworn In
Photo: Monica R. Martinez is sworn in as the first female to represent the Ninth Legislative District of Suffolk County on Thursday, January 2, 2014.
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