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Lindenhurst, NY 11757
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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Eagle Scout Constructs Stage for Local Church

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Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with Town Special Assistant Terry McSweeney at a Court of Honor ceremony for new Eagle Scout Matthew Desrosiers, of West Babylon. The Eagle Scout is the highest rank achievable in the Boy Sco...Read on...

Posted on: June 23, 2017

Babylon IDA Awards Scholarships to Local Students

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Town of Babylon Councilwoman Jackie Gordon recently joined with board members and staff of the Babylon Industrial Development Agency (IDA) at an annual award ceremony to recognize local graduating high school seniors who plan on continuing their education...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2017

Deputy Supervisor Martinez, Councilwoman Gordon Honor New Eagle Scout

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Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with Councilwoman Jackie Gordon at a Court of Honor ceremony recognizing new Eagle Scout Mathew Schoenfeld of West Babylon. Mathew, a member of Troop 104, oversaw the painting of a Marine Lif...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2017

Local Volunteers Participate in Citi Global Community Day

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Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with members of the Wyandanch Homes and Property Development Corp. (WHPDC) on 26th Street in Wyandanch, where volunteers spent their Saturdays cleaning up and beautifying several properties. ...Read on...

Posted on: June 15, 2017

New Gazebo at Tanner Park Dedicated to Fallen Eagle Scout


On Saturday, June 10th, members of the Town of Babylon community and Boy Scout Troop 284 came together to dedicate a recently-constructed gazebo in memory of Eagle Scout Joseph Ferriso, who tragically lost his life in a car accident in 2015. Ferriso, who ...Read on...

Posted on: June 6, 2017

Volunteers Beautify Edgewood Preserve on Earth Day

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Town of Babylon Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez recently joined with New York State Senator Phil Boyle and New York State Assemblyman Andrew Raia to thank volunteers from the Friends of Edgewood Task Force, Concerned Long Island Mountain Bicyclists (CLIMB...Read on...

Posted on: June 5, 2017

Town Officials Recognize New Eagle Scout

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Town of Babylon Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently joined with Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez, Councilwoman Jackie Gordon, Councilman Tom Donnelly, and Special Assistant Terence McSweeney at a Court of Honor Ceremony to congratulate Richard Monsky Jr., of...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2017

Councilwoman Gordon Sponsors Free Breast Screenings

Jackie Good Sam-newsflash.jpg Town of Babylon Councilwoman Jackie Gordon recently sponsored a free breast cancer screening event performed by the Good Samaritan Women's Imaging Center in West Islip. Uninsured women between the ages of 40 and 64 were eligible for the free screenings. ...Read on...
Posted on: June 1, 2017

10th Annual Soldier Ride Slated for July 21st

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Early registration is available until June 16th.

(June 1, 2017 – Lindenhurst, NY) - On Friday, July 21st, for the 10th consecutive year, thousands will ride through the streets of Babylon alongside proud veterans to support wounded service members. Last year, the event raised over $60,000 for ...Read on...

Register Today!
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Town of Babylon Urges Residents to Practice Water Safety

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With the warm summer months approaching, the Town of Babylon would like to remind residents about the importance of practicing safe behavior while in, on, or near water. Drowning is the second-leading cause of unintentional injury or death for children ag...Read on...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Town of Babylon Unveils First Annual Environmental Award

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At this year’s Town of Babylon Earth Day Celebration, Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez unveiled the first annual Town of Babylon Environmental Stewardship Award, a yearly award that recognizes the work of a local environmental group. The inaugura...Read on...

Posted on: May 26, 2017

Off-Duty Cop Honored with Babylon Heroism Award

Nick Murray Newsflash.jpg Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer recently presented Nicholas Murray, of West Babylon, with the Town’s Heroism Award. The Heroism Award is the highest honor awarded by the Town of Babylon. Murray, an officer in the New York Police Departme...Read on...
Posted on: April 26, 2017

2017 Parks and Recreation Guide Now Available Online

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Babylon Town Supervisor Rich Schaffer and Deputy Supervisor Tony Martinez have announced that the 2017 Town of Babylon Parks and Recreation Guide is now available online. Residents should receive physical copies of this year's guide in their mailboxes thi...Read on...

Posted on: August 3, 2015

Wyandanch Train Station - Permits for Free Resident Parking Available 8/14


Beginning September 1st, 2015, the Town of Babylon owned surface parking lots at the Wyandanch Train Station will be made available exclusively to Town of Babylon residents with a free valid sticker permit. The parking facility will remain free to all com...Read on...

Click here for application.
Posted on: March 30, 2015

Receiver of Taxes DiSomma Announces New Method to Pay/View Tax Bill Online

Corinne DiSomma, Receiver of Taxes, recently announced that Town of Babylon residents can now pay their property taxes online via MuniTrax by visiting This new service allows residents to pay their taxes online in an efficient and ...Read on...

Pay/View Your Tax Bill Online
Posted on: January 14, 2013

Note to Boaters and Campers - 1/14/2013

Dear Camping and Boating Permit Holders:

As we all know, Hurricane Sandy caused severe damage to many of our homes, businesses and town facilities. Like many of you, we are working hard to rebuild. Two of our most badly damaged facilities are Cedar Beach Marina and Gilgo Beach.

At the Marin...Read on...