Public questions building of proposed mosque in Mt. Sinai

A Suffolk County community gathered last night to protest the building of a Muslim mosque in their neighborhood. Dozens of people showed up in Mount

Residents say they are worried it will cause major traffic and parking issues.

Residents say they are worried it will cause major traffic and parking issues. (2/5/13)

MOUNT SINAI - A Suffolk County community gathered last night to protest the building of a Muslim mosque in their neighborhood.

Dozens of people showed up in Mount Sinai worried that Doctor Mohammed Sameen plans to build a mosque on his property.

The people say it is not a religious battle but are worried about major traffic and parking issues.

Dr. Sameen's attorney says the mosque plan is within town code and they hope to finalize their project at a Brookhaven Town planning meeting next week. 

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