Councilmember Carlos Menchaca (left), representing Red Hook, and state Senator Daniel Squadron at a LICH protest on Wednesday. Photo by Mary Frost

SUNY sets Monday deadline; LICH supporters question legality By Mary Frost Brooklyn elected officials on Friday rejected SUNY’s invitation to participate in its revamped search for a buyer for Long Island College Hospital (LICH) — a request one political insider called “bizarre,” considering that these same officials on Wednesday had denounced SUNY’s “last-minute, rushed” RFP-redo.