March 30, 2011


Renaming of the Long Beach Bridge

On March 25th, Nassau County Legislator Denise Ford and Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano hosted the Michael Valente Memorial Bridge Renaming Ceremony along with members of the Valente family, and elected officials including Assemblyman Harvey Weisenberg, Town of Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray, Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos, Long Beach City Manager Charles Theofan, Long Beach City Councilman Len Torres, and military personnel, Brigadier General Paul C. Genereux, Col. Geoffry Slack and representatives of the First Battalion 69th Infantry.