September 13, 2021 – on September 11th Legislator Leslie Kennedy along with Comptroller John Kennedy attended many ceremonies across Suffolk County to honor the lives lost on September 11, 2001, 20 years ago. Leslie and John Kennedy had the honor of reading names of the fallen at the H Lee Dennison Building along with other county officials. Leslie and John Kennedy attended other ceremonies at Islip Town Hall, Catholic Cemetery in Old Westbury, Town of Smithtown and Commack High School.
Photo: Legislator Kennedy with Comptroller John Kennedy, Suffolk County Clerk Judith Pascale, Legislator Anthony Piccirillo, Legislator Kevin McCaffrey, Legislator Nick Caracappa and State Senator Mario Mattera
Suffolk County Legislator Leslie Kennedy represents the 12th Legislative District, encompassing Smithtown, Nesconset, Hauppauge, the Village of the Branch, Lake Grove, parts of Commack, Ronkonkoma, Lake Ronkonkoma and Centereach. Legislator Kennedy was born and raised on Long Island, is a former nurse and small business manager, and has dedicated her life toward the betterment of our community. She currently serves on the following committees: Environment, Parks & Agriculture; Veterans & Consumer Affairs; Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services & Preparedness; Government, Operations, Personnel, Information Technology & Diversity; Education & Labor; Public Safety; Ways & Means; and Health (Vice Chair).