Richard Amper en Bellone planning to pay back water quality "raid" <p></p><p>Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone is considering legislation that would pay back some $55 million that environmentalists say lawmakers "raided" from a water quality fund. This comes as environmentalists are ramping up public pressure on the issue.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 20:45:19 +0000 Charles Lane 14055 at Bellone planning to pay back water quality "raid" Suffolk lawmakers 'raid' environmental fund <p></p><p>Suffolk County lawmakers are set to approve a $2.8 billion budget tomorrow that, according to some, raids an environmental protection fund to plug holes in the county budget. &nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 22:54:58 +0000 Charles Lane 7880 at Suffolk lawmakers 'raid' environmental fund