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Contact Info

One Independence Hill
Farmingville, NY 11738
(631) 451-6500, phone

Hours of operation:
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m

Law Department

The Department of Law is legal counsel to the Town Board in all proceedings, undertakings and/or activities concerning and involving the Town Board. In addition, the Law Department provides legal counsel to all of the Town officers in their official capacities.

The Department of Law oversees all legal business pertaining to the Town as a whole, including but not limited to supervising Town investigations and prosecuting all violations of the Town Code. All Freedom of Information Requests are processed though the Law Department.

The Law Department also processes Highway Work Permit Bonds, Zoning Board of Appeals Covenants, Planning Board Covenants, Cross Easement for Common Driveway, Drainage Easements, and Highway Easements.



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Contact Information
   
 » Annette Eaderesto
  Town Attorney
   
 » Kevin R. Johnston
  Chief Deputy Town Attorney
   
» David J. Moran
  Deputy Town Attorney
Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) Application

Submit an interactive online FOIL request: Click here to submit an electronic FOIL request.

Download and e-mail our FOIL request form: Click here to download our FOIL form in a PDF format. Next, e-mail the completed form to foil@brookhaven.org

Download and mail our FOIL request form: Click here to download our FOIL form in a PDF format. Next, mail this form to Law Department, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738

FOIL Response Time: The Public Officer’s Law requires that a municipality respond to this original request within five (5) business days. Please allow Twenty (20) business days for processing before contacting this office.

FOIL Fees: If a FOIL request asks for copies of the records sought, there will be a statutory fee (Cost of reproduction), which is $.25 per page or $5.00 per copy of plans. Postage will also be charged if applicable and the records are not picked up at Town Hall.

FOIL Appeals Officer:
Donna Lent
Brookhaven Town Clerk
631-451-9120
Learn more about Donna

Click here to view the United States Department of Justice Freedom of Information Act Web page.

Please call 631-451-6500 with any FOIL questions.