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


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