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Thiele LIPA Reform Bills Pass Both Houses

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. today announced that several pieces of his legislation aimed at increasing transparency, accountability, and oversight over LIPA and its service provider, PSEG-LI, have passed through the both houses of the State Legislature....

Assemblyman Thiele: Opioid Settlement Fund Bolsters Addiction Prevention and Support Programs

“The ongoing opioid epidemic has devastated New York families with heartbreaking consequences, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only intensified the struggle for individuals with substance use disorders. While we’ve worked to increase support...

Thiele Legislation Authorizing East End Towns to Establish Community Housing Funds Passes Both Houses

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. today announced that his legislation to authorize the Towns of East Hampton, Riverhead, Shelter Island, Southampton, and Southold to establish Town Community Housing Funds has passed both houses of the Legislature (A.2633/S.6492...

Thiele Seasonal Rentals Legislation Passes Both Houses

Assemblyman Fred Thiele today announced that his legislation to clarify that certain seasonal rentals are excluded from the provisions regulating deposits and advances for residential dwelling units under the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act...

Palumbo, Thiele Urge DEC to Follow Court Ruling on Sand Mining

Senator Anthony Palumbo (R,C-New Suffolk) and Assemblyman Fred Thiele (Sag Harbor) today sent a letter to Basil Seggos, Commissioner of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), imploring him to stop sand mining operations at...

Thiele Legislation to Facilitate the Formation of CCA Programs on Long Island Passes Both Houses

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. today announced that legislation he sponsors with Senator Todd Kaminsky to facilitate the development of Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) programs in the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) service territory has passed...

Thiele Seasonal Rentals Legislation Passes Assembly

Assemblyman Fred Thiele today announced that his legislation to clarify that certain seasonal rentals are excluded from the provisions regulating deposits and advances for residential dwelling units under the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act...

Thiele Legislation to Facilitate the Formation of CCA Programs on Long Island Passes Assembly

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. today announced that his legislation to facilitate the development of Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) programs in the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) service territory has passed the Assembly (A.6890). The same-as...

Assemblyman Thiele Statement on New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division Sand Land Decision

Section 23-2703 of the State Environmental Conservation Law provides that on Long Island, sand mine applications must be referred by the State DEC to the local government to determine whether or not mining is permitted at the location under the local...

Assemblyman Thiele: $3.5 Billion in Assistance Available for Renters and Small Businesses

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. today announced that $3.5 billion in relief aid is being distributed to New York renters and small businesses that have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. For its Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP),...
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