Huntington Station

IDA: Big forward step for Huntington Station plan

By GREGORY ZELLER // The Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency is a step closer to finalizing a tax-incentives package that would trigger a massive Huntington Station redevelopment effort. At its meeting Thursday in Hauppauge, the Suffolk IDA issued preliminary approval of a deal that would encourage Renaissance Downtowns at Huntington Station LLC, a real estate development spinoff formed specifically for the Huntington Station project, to commence the first phase of a larger downtown-redevelopment effort. Phase…


Broom maker sweeps up state support

Industrial broom maker Super Sweep has agreed to add 29 jobs and expand manufacturing in Huntington Station through a deal cut with the New York’s Empire State Development agency. The added jobs will bring the company’s staff to 35 while expanding into 25,000 square feet, the state said in announcing the deal Friday morning. “The success of homegrown companies like Super Sweep is proof of the resurgent strength of Long Island’s economy,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo…