Oyster Bay Town mailing chided for resembling political ad

Oyster Bay Town mailing chided for resembling political ad

An Oyster Bay town mailing to residents about government transparency has drawn bipartisan criticism that it resembles a political advertisement. One side of the single sheet mailing shows Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino with the words “Opening the Doors to Town Government.” The other side is printed with Saladino’s name and a list of what it […]

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds

Dems unveil ethics proposal as Saladino responds The Town of Oyster Bay Democratic Committtee held a press conference on June 26 in front of Town Hall to unveil its ethics proposals. Supervisor candidate Marc Herman (left, at podium) makes a point while Supervisor Joseph Saladino (right) tries to talk over him. Standing behind Herman were […]

Ethic reforms needed to bar town workers from contributing to reelection campaigns

Ethic reforms needed to bar town workers from contributing to reelection campaigns

Over 70% of [Appointed] Supervisor Joe Saladino’s donors are employed by The Town, and that disgusts me! Taxpayers in the Town of Oyster Bay are on edge after the recent federal and local corruption indictments of former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto and multiple town officials and employees, Saladino doesn’t inspire confidence that anything has changed, […]

Ethics Plan

Ethics Plan

\   ETHICS REFORM/ANTI-PATRONAGE Anti-Nepotism Rules: No elected Town official or any Commissioner/Assistant Commissioner may have direct family members (e.g. spouse, children, grandchildren) employed by the Town in any capacity or appointed to any position. Barring “Pay-for-Position” Practices: No elected Town official may accept campaign contributions from any Town employee or any Town appointee. No […]