Dix Hills rink going ahead despite ec...

Dix Hills rink going ahead despite economy

There are 44 comments on the Newsday story from Dec 12, 2008, titled Dix Hills rink going ahead despite economy. In it, Newsday reports that:

The continued hopes of a few Dix Hills residents to delay - or stop - the renovation and expansion of the local ice rink were dashed at Tuesday night's Huntington town board meeting.

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Joe

Larchmont, NY

#41 Mar 3, 2010
JACK wrote:
<quoted text>So you and the other hockey dads should pay for it - not the taxpayers!!!
What would you prefer to spend the money on? Illegal alien work sites. Has it ever occurred to anyone who opposes the rink that one day the debt to the taxpayers will be repaid, and there will remain a consistent revenue stream for the town. Unlike so many other projects the town takes on.

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Since: Aug 08

Wyandanch, NY

#42 Mar 3, 2010
Joe wrote:
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What would you prefer to spend the money on? Illegal alien work sites. Has it ever occurred to anyone who opposes the rink that one day the debt to the taxpayers will be repaid, and there will remain a consistent revenue stream for the town. Unlike so many other projects the town takes on.
If your concern is for consistent revenue stream, then build it in Wyandanch. Dix Hills does not have such a need. Their tax payers are doing quite well.
Bill Huntington

Norwalk, CT

#43 Mar 4, 2010
With all the property tax money coming in the TOH can afford to do anything,this is the mind set of your elected officials.JMHO
townie

Brooklyn, NY

#44 Mar 13, 2010
this rink is a big mistake, it is a shithole of a worksite even for one without the public being bused thru the middle of. The town is unable to efficeintly fix a pothole! who gives these idiots millions to piss away on a project ladened with payoffs and budget blowing mistakes! These types of projects should never be allowed.

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