Nassau County Legis. Richard Nicolello offered the following statement on the passing of Majority Leader Peter Schmitt:
Nassau has lost a dedicated leader who served the residents well.
I’m proud to have served with him since the inception of the Legislature.
My deepest condolences to his wife and daughter.
Legis. Richard Nicolello is the representative for Nassau County’s ninth legislative district since the inception of the legislature. He is currently serving his ninth term.