Comptroller News & Events

Consolidation of Audit & Control to be Completed by Years End!

May 27, 2015 – Comptroller John M. Kennedy, Jr., County Executive Steve Bellone, and Treasurer Barry Paul, were extremely proud to announce that the assimilation of the Department of Finance & Taxation into the Department of Audit & Control would be completed by the end of this year.

Rain doesn't stop hundreds from honoring 9/11 first responders at memorial wall in Nesconset

The pouring rain Saturday morning did not keep more than 400 people from solemnly gathering at 9/11 Responders Remembered Park in Nesconset to honor first responders who died from illnesses related to their heroic efforts at Ground Zero.

Comptroller Kennedy Proud to Attend Groundbreaking Ceremony at Suffolk County Community College

Comptroller John M. Kennedy, Jr. was extremely proud to attend the groundbreaking ceremony for a new $28.2 million, 74,198 square feet Learning Resour...

Comptroller Kennedy Opposes Double Dipping Attempt by PSE&GLI

Comptroller John M. Kennedy, Jr. is stating his opposition to the proposed 4% rate hike by PSE&GLI saying that the rates PSE&GLI has made the county and its ratepayers pay have only gone up since Hurricane Sandy and the handover from LIPA to PSE&G.

Comptroller Kennedy and Supervisor Romaine call on State Comptroller DiNapoli to Review and Reject PSE&G’s 4% Rate Hike

June 9, 2015 – Suffolk County Comptroller John M. Kennedy, Jr. joined Brookhaven Supervisor Ed Romaine and members of the Town Council in calling on New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli to undertake a review of the proposed $440 million LIPA/ PSEG rate increase and reject it.