Byron Lake Pool, Roberto Clemente Pool, Ship Wreck Cove Spray Park Hours Extended Due to Heat Wave

August 28th, 2018 – Due to the high heat index for both today, Tuesday August 28th, and tomorrow, Wednesday August 29th, the Town of Islip has extended the hours of operation at Byron Lake Pool, Roberto Clemente Pool and Ship Wreck Cove Spray Park. All 3 water destinations will remain open until 6:45 pm.

To learn more about how the entire family can remain safe during the heat wave, please review the following precautions: click HERE.

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Ozone Health Advisory for Tuesday, August 28, 2018

August 28th, 2018  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation issued an ozone health advisory for Tuesday, August 28, for the  Long Island Region. Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James Tomarken and Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter advise that all residents, especially young children, seniors, those who exercise or are involved in strenuous outdoor work, and those with pre-existing respiratory or heart problems, limit strenuous outdoor activity. Ozone levels are often elevated after noon through early evening on hot, sunny days.

Air Quality Forecasts are available on the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation website at http://www.dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/aqi/aqi_forecast.cfm

Information about ozone and health is available on the New York State Department of Health website:

http://www.health.ny.gov/environmental/outdoors/air/ozone.htm

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Bike Safety Rodeo!

A banner image with the title Bike Safety Rodeo The Town of 

Islip In conjunction with the Suffolk County Sheriffs Office

August 27th, 2018 – Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs is calling all kids ages 3 to 10 years old, to the Greenbelt Recreation Center this Thursday, August 30th, for the Town of Islip Bike Safety Rodeo in conjunction with the Suffolk County Sheriffs Office. Riders will be taught how to safely navigate the roadways, the proper way to wear a bicycle helmet, hand signaling, bike steering and more. Admission is FREE! See the flyer above for more details.

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Bohemia Recreation Center "Crafternoon" Event

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August 27th, 2018 – Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs has announced the 2018 Bohemia Recreation Center Open House, to be hosted this Wednesday, August 29th, from 12pm - 3pm. Come meet your local community program leaders, tour the recreation center, learn about the many services available and register for programs. Crafts and activities will be available for kids. Call (631) 472-7037 for more details.

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Islip Summer Fun Series - Make a "Splash" at Date Night

A flyer announcing the presentation of romantic comedy Splash with Tom Hanks to be shown at the Islip Summer Fun Series Date Night this Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

August 24th, 2018 – After making a splash at the new Roberto Clemente Pool celebration this Monday, bring a date to the West Islip Marina on Tuesday, August 28th for an outdoor viewing of "Splash," the Tom Hanks classic rom-com. Be sure to grab a bite to eat at the on-site specialty food trucks, take part in trivia games, enjoy music and stay for the feature presentation. Admission is FREE!

Click HERE to view the full Islip Summer Fun series event list.

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Welcome to the New Roberto Clemente Park Pool


August 24th, 2018 – Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the Islip Town Board are proud to announce the reopening of the new, fully restored and reconstructed Roberto Clemente Pool in Brentwood. The renovation has been a long process, but thanks to the hard work of Town of Islip crews and patience from the community, the stunning new Olympic sized pool is now open for swimming. Watch the video above for a message from Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter regarding the new pool, its many renovations and the new chapter that lies ahead.

Come celebrate the grand reopening this Monday, August 27th!

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Suffolk County Issues Ground Treatment for Mosquitoes

August 23rd, 2018  Weather permitting, the Suffolk County Department of Public Works is planning to treat sections of the following communities as part of its ongoing annual effort to control adult mosquitoes. Please review the below information to view how this treatment may be applied in or around our area.

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Family Fun Night - Roberto Clemente Pool Grand Opening

A flyer announcing the grand opening of the new Roberto Clemente Pool to be held on Monday August 28th, 2018 at Roberto Clemente Park in Brentwood

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August 22nd, 2018 – It's Family Fun Night this Monday, August 27th, as Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the Islip Town Board invite one and all to the official grand opening of the new Roberto Clemente Community Pool!

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Suffolk County Health Issues Aerial Larvicide Notice

August, 22nd, 2018  The Suffolk County Department of Public Works’ Division of Vector Control plans to treat parts of the following marshes by helicopter to control mosquito larvae. Should weather conditions prevent completion of the work, it will be continued on the next suitable day. Please review the below information to see how this treatment may be applied in or around our area.

Time and date of the application: August 23--25, 2018, from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Method of application:  Low altitude, granular application
Name of Pesticide: VectoPrime FG [Bti (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis) & Altosid (Methoprene)] EPA# 73049-501
Approximate location(s):

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LIRR Double Track Project - Additional Weekday Track Outages

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August 20th, 2018 – The Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) continues ongoing track work and other construction in preparation for completion of the Double Track Project. To facilitate signal testing the weeks of August 20, and August 27, the Main Line track will be out of service during the overnights between Hicksville and Ronkonkoma. The LIRR Double Track Project will improve service and reliability on the LIRR’s Ronkonkoma Branch.

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Robert Clemente Pool Hours of Operation August 2018

August 17th, 2018 – Roberto Clemente Pool located on Broadway Avenue in Brentwood, will be open for swimming Saturday, August 18th through Sunday, August 26th, from 10:30 am – 6:15 pm.

Additional Hours Below:

  • Aug. 27th – Aug. 31st: 11:00 am - 4:45 pm
  • Sept. 1st – Sept. 2nd: 11:00 am - 5:45 pm
  • Sept. 3rd (Labor Day): 11:00 am - 4:45 pm

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