On Friday, April 22, 2016, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone visited Long Island Metro Business Action (LIMBA) to speak about progress on the Ronkonkoma Hub, among other issues. Mr. Bellone’s presentation addressed how development initiatives fit together into an overall package. Besides the Ronkonkoma Hub, Mr. Bellone spoke about Wyandanch Rising, the second track at the Farmingdale brand of the Long Island Rail Road, the third track on the main Long Island Rail Road branch, and the East Side Access.
Mr. Bellone also addressed the need for entertainment and cultural events that will keep a young population on Long Island. He pointed to successful ventures such as the Village of Patchogue and Brookhaven National Laboratories as examples.
Lastly, Mr. Bellone touched upon the need to keep vigilant on water quality.
D&B Engineers and Architects, P.C. proudly sponsored this meeting of LIMBA, which was hosted by Bill Miller and Ernie Fazio.