Gulotta Hires Fiscal Advisory Firm
Offering some hope that the county is seriously undertaking an effort to address its fiscal woes, County Executive Thomas Gulotta introduced the financial management firm he has hired to formulate a strategy for fiscal recovery early last week.
Because of Citizens Like Morrison, Water to Be Tested for MTBE
As many readers of the Letters to the Editor section of Garden City Life may recall, Garden City residents like John W. Morrison, a recognized and honored firefighter and respected neighbor, have been campaigning for several years to have government agencies re-examine the use of MTBE (methyl tertiary butyl ether). Morrison wrote letters to government agencies and urged his neighbors to do the same. Because of the efforts of individuals working to raise local and national awareness about the dangers of MTBE, the government is rethinking its current policies on MTBE and class action lawsuits are being filed related to MTBE throughout the country to push for testing of drinking water and to stop the use of it.
Elbe Earns Women's Lacrosse All-America Honors
Georgetown University sophomore attack Erin Elbe (Garden City) has been selected to LaxPower magazine's Division I Women's Pre-Season All-Americans list for the 2000 season. It marks the first time that LaxPower has selected Women's All-Americans Teams for Division I, II and III.
Garden City Athletic Association Updates
* Major League tryouts for 11 and 12-year-old boys will be held Fridays and Saturdays March 10 through March 18.
A New Beginning at Home
From the Mayor's Office