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January 2019
The flag will fly for John (Stanley) Cotton, US Navy, WWII.

February 2019
The flag will fly for Thomas J. Coyle, US Army, WWII.

March 2019
The flag will fly for George W. Nicollet, US Army, WWII.

April 2019
The flag will fly for William T. O'Keefe, US Navy, WWII.

May 2019
The flag will fly for Edward R. Connolly, US Army, Vietnam.

June 2019
The flag will fly for Michael Stickley, US Army, Vietnam.

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May's President's Message

The May Civic meeting will be held on Thursday, May 23rd at 7PM at the VFW Hall.

The Civic Association has met this past week with members of the NY Rising Board and representatives from the Governor’s office to identify delays with the NY Rising projects and to seek ways to move forward the five projects that have been approved and designed. Assemblywoman Amato, Senator Addabbo and Dan Brown from Melinda Katz office have been extremely helpful in making this meeting happen and in demanding timelines and accountability from the program. We will give an update on the projects at the Civic Meeting.

The Jamaica Bay Task Force meeting held on May 9th was very successful. The meeting was well attended, and the presentations were extremely informative and covered a range of different topics all affecting Jamaica Bay. We are experiencing a number of very positive developments and project’s that are all having a very positive impact on Jamaica Bay. If you were unable to attend the meeting .....

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