Winter Storm Updates



Due to the inclement weather, Echo Park will close early at 3PM.

Winter Storm Update from the Town of Hempstead



Echo Park Indoor Pool Facility is Closed on Tuesday, February 2nd.

The ANCHOR drama program is canceled for Tuesday, February 2nd.

This evening's Taxpayer Forum, scheduled to be held at Echo Park at 7 PM, has been canceled.

The Department of Senior Enrichment has canceled transportation to senior centers and shopping excursions today.

In addition, senior lunch programs are cancelled for Tuesday, February 2nd.



The Town of Hempstead Department of Sanitation has suspended garbage and recycling collection on Tuesday, February 2nd in order to continue diverting staff to blizzard response efforts. Garbage and recycling pickup will resume on the next regularly scheduled collection day for residents affected by this service change.

Residents serviced by special sanitary districts within the Town of Hempstead are urged to contact directly the district responsible for their garbage and recycling pickup for updates regarding possible service changes.

The Tax Office Satellite locations at Rock Hall Museum, Echo Park and Seamans Neck Park will be closed on Tuesday, February 2nd.

The Norman J Levy Park and Preserve is closed due to hazardous trail conditions.

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The Department of Senior Enrichment has canceled transportation to centers for February 1st. Food shopping excursions and lunch programs are also canceled on Monday.

Receiver of Taxes Office Update: The Tax Forum scheduled for February 1st at Hempstead Town Hall has been cancelled. The walk up and two drive-thru payment booths at the Hempstead Tax Office will remain open on February 1st; however, the satellite payment booths at Seaman’s Neck Park, Echo Park and Rock Hall will be closed Monday.

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PARKS UPDATE: Due to the winter storm, Echo Park Indoor Pool Complex will be closed on Monday, February 1st. In addition, the ANCHOR bowling program is canceled for Monday, February 1st.

Due to Winter Storm, Garbage and Recycling Collection Suspended on February 2nd for TOH Dept. of Sanitation

Due to the winter storm, which brought heavy snow and blizzard conditions to our area, the Town of Hempstead's Department of Sanitation has suspended garbage and recycling pick up for Tuesday, February 2nd.

For those customers, garbage and recycling collection will resume on their next regularly scheduled collection day. Residents served by special districts should contact their provider for collection information. 

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