.

How Should the Stony Brook Fire District Solve Funding Problems?

District is suffering from a lack of revenue because nearly half its coverage area is tax exempt.

On Monday, Patch reported on as a result of the lack of funding experienced by the Stony Brook Fire District. Nearly half its coverage area – places like Stony Brook University and the former Gyrodyne property – is tax exempt. They're tasked with doing more with for its residents, but they may soon reach a tipping point. We also reported on , although not many seem viable for short-term relief.

Thus, Monday's question of the day asks: How do you think the Stony Brook Fire District should solve its funding problems?

Mitch Eisenstein October 25, 2011 at 12:57 AM
how about stony brook university and gyrodyne provide their own fire departments? simple solution

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something