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

Youth girl in stride crosses finish line as American flags wave on either side of the last stretch.

January 25th, 2022 Residents, members of the community, turned out in force this weekend for a race and polar plunge benefitting US Veterans. The 2.2-mile run/walk began and ended at Walker Beach in Brightwaters, where the bravest among the crowd dipped into the frigid 40-degree waters of the Great South Bay. Air temperature was 18 degrees Fahrenheit at the time. Proceeds from the run went to benefit Operation VEST to support the prevention of veteran suicide.

Small puppy stands among the feet of the big folk

January 21st, 2022 Residents across the Town of Islip took the Betty White Challenge to heart, by sending hundreds of items to the Town of Islip Animal Shelter through Amazon purchases, mail-in check or donation. The Betty White Challenge honored beloved actress and animal rights advocate Betty White’s 100th birthday. Large and small businesses took part in the challenge, including Local Burger in Bay Shore and Long Island MacArthur Airport’s newest airline partner, Breeze Airways.

students in group photo holding up donatyed coats

January 6th, 2022 Islip, NY – The Town of Islip Youth Bureau’s Coat Drive received a generous donation of coats from students of the Connetquot High School Interact Club. Students and teachers donated coats, hats and other winter apparel that will be given out families in need within the Town of Islip. Coats for all ages, including babies, toddlers and young children were collected for distribution.

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