A Message from the Supervisor

“Welcome to Islip, the 3rd largest town in New York State, but with an endearing small town feel. We are so proud of our town…our beaches, golf courses, marinas, parks, housing opportunities for all, businesses, industrial parks, healthcare and educational institutions including our own Islip MacArthur Airport that provides many job opportunities. I sincerely hope you find this website helpful.” - Angie


  • Keep up-to-date on important Coronavirus (COVID-19) information via the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's frequently updated homepage.

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  • View New York State's Department of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Homepage. CLICK HERE

    Call the Novel Coronavirus Hotline 1-888-364-3065 for Information about Coronavirus.

  • Find news relevant to Suffolk County's emerging Coronavirus situation on Suffolk County's Novel Coronavirus Homepage.


  • See the latest updates, situation reports, travel advice and more, from on the World Health Organization's Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak homepage.


Town Hall Closed to the Public, and Services Announcement: Last Updated 3/20/2020 1:08 pm: Click HERE to View Details

As news concerning the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to emerge, the Town of Islip is reminding residents that they can stay informed on the evolving situation via the Suffolk County Health Department’s webpage located at Find links relevant to travel, health care providers, symptoms and prevention, as well updated information on all news related to the spread of the virus as it becomes available. For questions or concerns, call New York State’s Novel Coronavirus Hotline 1-888-364-3065


Safety Tips for Enjoying the Outdoors During COVID-19

Many are turning to Town of Islip parks to enjoy nature during this time of Social Distancing. See a short informational video on how to continue to remain safe when walking the trails.

Early Morning Scenes Around Islip as we Navigate COVID-19

Islip Supervisor Angie Carpenter and members of the Town Board are urging residents to please follow safe practices as we go about our daily lives while navigating these unprecedented times.

A Message from Islip Supervisor, Angie Carpenter

This is an unprecedented time for us all…in the Town of Islip, in our Country and all over the world…everything is changing, sometimes by the minute, and as your Supervisor I will continue to share the information as we receive it.

Myself and my fellow Town Board members want you to know that your health and safety is our first priority. As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread, we are all finding ourselves impacted on many different levels. Fear and anxiety for our health, our loved ones, our jobs; transitioning to a new way of working and living; balancing work with childcare; homeschooling while schools are closed – and so much more.

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Actualizaciones del horario de compras de minorista de comestibles para personas de la tercera edad: 20 de marzo de 2020

  • Dólar General: 8 a 9am - Diario
  • Stew Leonard: 7:30 am a 8:00 am - Diario
  • Stop and Shop: 6:30 am 7:30 am - Diario
  • Uncle Giuseppe’s: 7:00 a 8:00 am - Diario
  • Giunta Meat Farm: 6: 30 a 7: 30 - lunes, miércoles, viernes
  • Target: 8 a 9am -los miércoles
  • Walmart 6 a 7am - los miércoles

A Message from Islip Supervisor, Angie Carpenter

As you know, this is an unprecedented time for us all and everything is changing, sometimes by the minute.

As the COVID-19 virus continues to spread, we are all finding ourselves impacted on many different levels. Fear and anxiety for our health, our loved ones, our jobs; transitioning to a new way of working and living; balancing work with childcare; homeschooling while schools are closed – and so much more.

While we can’t control the external factors around us, we can control our response to COVID-19.

Supervisor, Town Board Warn Against Scammers During COVID-19 Spread

Scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding the emerging Coronavirus situation. The senior population in particular has been targeted by scammers and phishing schemes.

Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and the Islip Town Board are reminding residents to remain vigilant during these times and to continue to exercise smart and informed internet practices.

Town Playgrounds, Golf Courses Closed

To ensure residents' health and safety, Town of Islip playgrounds and golf courses are closed until further notice, effective Friday, March 20th, 2020. Signage is posted at all Town playgrounds.

Sanitation collection continues as scheduled.

Over 60 Can Shop Early at Stop and Shop

Customers who are 60 years of age and older can shop daily from 6 am to 7:30 am at Stop and Shop beginning Thursday, March 19th.

"We're making the decision to offer this every day of the week to allow for community members in this age category to shop in a less crowded environment, which better enables social distancing. They'll also be shopping prior to any other customers entering," according to Stop and Shop officials.

First Drive-Through Appointment Only COVID-19 Test Facility Opens in Suffolk

Islip Supervisor Angie Carpenter and members of the Town Board announced that the first drive-through COVID-19 testing facility is now open in Suffolk County. Testing is being conducted at Stony Brook University, and is by appointment ONLY.

"If you believe you may have coronavirus, please schedule an appointment for drive-through testing," said Supervisor Angie Carpenter

CDC Provides Coronavirus (COVID-19) Informational Videos

View important Coronavirus information and safety tips from the Centers of Disease and Prevention (CDC) including: 6 Steps to Prevent COVID-19; COVID-19: What Older Adults Need to Know; Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019; 10 Things You Can Do to Manage COVID-19 at Home.

CANCELED: Town of Islip, AHRC 2020 Polar Bear Splash

The 2020 Polar Bear Splash benefiting AHRC Suffolk, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 18th at the Bay Shore Marina, has been CANCELED.

Town Suspends Parking Meters to Facilitate Take-Out

Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter and members of the Town Board, have suspended parking meters along Main St. in downtown Bay Shore, in an effort to facilitate restaurant Take-Out orders.

Governor Sends Letter of Important Coronavirus Information to the Supervisor

Dear Angie,

I write to update you on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

During this pandemic, I cannot implore you enough to social distance — which means limiting all in-person social interactions as much as possible. Experts agree that staying apart is critical if we want to reduce the strain on our health care system and slow the spread of this virus to save lives.

Good Samaritan Physician Addresses Town Employees

Town of Islip Supervisor Angie Carpenter invited Christopher C. Raio, MD, Chairman of Emergency Medicine, Good Samaritan Medical Center to Islip Town Hall, to address employees and provide information about COVID-19 prevention, symptoms and protocols.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Informational Slideshow

View tips and info related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak including how to practice social distancing, identifying symptoms and what to do if you feel sick.

Click HERE to view/download the Slideshow as a PDF file

Town Offices Closed to Public & Services Update

Town of Islip Offices located at 655 Main St. (Town Hall), 401 Main St. (Town Hall West), the offices in 40 Nassau Ave., One Manitton Court and 50 Irish Lane (Brookwood Hall), will be CLOSED TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC as of Monday, March 16, 2020.

Appointments can be made under limited emergency circumstances and only to address services that cannot otherwise be addressed online or by mail.

St. Patrick's Day Parade Cancelations

Be advised, the Bay Shore/Brightwaters St. Patrick's Day Parade scheduled for Saturday, March 14, as well as the Bayport/Blue Point St. Patrick's Day Parade scheduled for Sunday, March 15th, have been CANCELED.

Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter will host a Coronavirus panel discussion

Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter, joined by Good Samaritan Hospital's Dr. Christopher Raio, Chair of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Eric Decena, Associate Chair of Emergency Medicine and Kathy DiBenedetto, RN, Director of Infection Prevention, discuss Coronavirus facts, education and hygeine. Joining the Supervisor will be , all with Good Samaritan Hospital, West Islip.

Islip Town Continues COVID-19 Precautionary Measures

Town of Islip officials are following federal, state and county guidelines to ensure residents' safety. Additional Purell hand sanitizer dispensers have been installed throughout Town of Islip facilities, including Town Hall and all Town Recreation and Senior Centers.

The frequency of cleaning Town facilities has been significantly increased, including door knobs, railings, etc. Residents are encouraged to visit the Town’s website and conduct business online to the extent that they can, to download applications, licenses, permit requirements, or pay taxes online.

ALL Senior Centers CLOSED Pending Further Notice

Out of an abundance of caution, and in accordance with CDC recommendations to “cancel gatherings of more than 10 people for organizations that serve high-risk populations” Town of Islip officials have closed all Senior Centers beginning Fri. March 13, until recommendations change.

March 12th ITEC Meeting CANCELED

Islip Town Environmental Council (ITEC) meeting for March 12, 2020 CANCELED. To learn more about ITEC, please click HERE.

March Town Board Meeting LIVE Streamed

Town of Islip officials have postpone the Women’s History Celebration previously scheduled for the Tuesday, March 10th, Town Board meeting, and will reschedule that celebration for a later date.

Coronavirus Facts & Info Flyer

What is the Town doing? What can you do? See precautionary tips and useful info in this easy to read guide.