A proposal to close the Holtsville Wildlife and Ecology Center has quickly led some residents to protest the possibility.
What do you like about the park? Have you visited it recently? Below are a few comments from a story we ran on Monday. Add your own thoughts below them in the comments section.
John Isernia: this park is a wonderful place to visit, for many years i brought my children and now my grandchildren..to all you fathers mothers and grandparents on the committee deciding its future ...follow what your heart tells you to do.....i know you will do the right thing..........
Jen Clark: My son loves this place! Please do not close it. I am willing to pay a reasonable fee to go here...it is a great place to see animals & picnic in the park!
Arthur Cafora: Please don't shut down our ecology site it's a wonderful place to go to get away from it all for awhile to enjoy mother nature at its best. To relax and enjoy all the good people of this big beautiful world what the lord has made for all of us.