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Last Stand for New York's Suffolk County Trap & Skeet Range!

Monday, August 21, 2006

 

Your Support is Needed Today!

The Parks & Recreation Committee of the Suffolk County Legislature has just "discharged without recommendation” Intro. Resolution No. 1738-2006 which would permanently close the Suffolk County Trap & Skeet Range and cancel the existing contract with the vendor who is operating the range.  This bill will now go before the entire Suffolk County Legislature on Tuesday, August 22nd, 2006 at 3:30 PM.  The hearing will be held in the Rose Caracappa Auditorium of the William H. Rodgers Legislative Building located at 725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, New York 11787. 

THIS WILL MOST LIKELY BE OUR LAST CHANCE TO DEFEAT THIS BILL! 

Please arrive early and sign in to speak against this proposal.  Supporters need to make a strong showing that there are many people who want this range to stay open.

 

Everyone should make a concerted effort to be there to speak against this proposal, but if you are unable to attend this hearing please contact Mr. Bill Lindsay, the Presiding officer of the Suffolk County Legislature as soon as possible at 631-854-9611 or by fax at 631-854-9687 and respectfully urge the rejection of IR-1738-2006.

For further contact information on the Suffolk County Legislature, please use the following link: www.co.suffolk.ny.us/legis/.  

Please keep checking your email and www.NRAILA.org for future updates on the fight for the Suffolk County Trap & Skeet range.

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