The Town of Brookhaven is the largest town in New York State. Led by Town Supervisor Mark Lesko, the town government…More has six council districts and governs 51 hamlets and eight villages. Sachem's Farmingville and parts of Lake Ronkonkoma are located in the Town of Brookhaven, home to 480,000 residents.
Originally inhabited by Native Americans, English settlers arrived on the north shore in 1655. Over 350 years later, the Town of Brookhaven is now a leader in communications, technology and education. Home to both the Brookhaven National Laboratory and the Stony Brook University and Health Sciences Center, Brookhaven blends advances in technology with a wealth of natural resources and beauty.