Nassau County Comptrollers 240 Old Country Rd, Mineola, NY11501 Serving as the "fiscal watchdog" for Nassau County, this office monitors the county's financial operations and budget,…More audits government agencies, reviews all contracts and financial claims and is required to prepare an annual financial report on the county's fiscal health. The office also administers the payroll and health benefits for all county employees.
The Nassau County Interim Finance Authority (NIFA) was created by the New York State Legislature as a fiscal watchdog…More in June 2000, following Nassau County's fiscal crisis and $105 million bailout by New York State. </p>
<p>NIFA's primary responsibility is to monitor and oversee the County's finances, but it also has the power to issue bonds and notes for various purposes, including the refinancing of Nassau County's debt. The group also issues reports on the County's proposed and adopted budgets and multi-year financial plans.</p>
<p>The seven-member board is appointed by the Governor and has members recommended by the Senate Majority Leader, the Assembly Speaker and the State Comptroller.</p>
Actually located in Garden City Park, Mineola High School occupies several acres of land between Washington Avenue…More and Armstrong Road. The three-story building is a conventional high school, home to grades eight through 12.</p>
<p>A large field dominates the area of the property near Country Courthouse Road, where baseball games are known to attract a large number of spectators. The school also boasts its own six-lane track and soccer and lacrosse fields.</p>
<p>Notable alumni include U.S. Congressman Steven Boghos Derounian, U.S. Congresswoman Carolyn McCarthy, NY State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli, composer Stephen Schwartz, professional soccer player Manny Matos and actor Haywood Nelson.</p>