Category | Government

Village Reaches Settlement With CSEA Union

Posted on 19 November 2014

The Sag Village Board, which last summer, came to contract terms with its police department union, has reached an agreement with the Civil Service Employees Association, which represents most of its other employees.

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Towns, Villages to Hold Hearings on Plastic Bag Ban

Posted on 19 November 2014

A regional effort to eliminate most plastic shopping bags will be the subject of public hearings before both the East Hampton and Southampton town boards this week.

East Hampton Unveils Car Charging Station at Town Hall

Posted on 18 November 2014

The Town of East Hampton unveiled its latest move toward sustainability on Friday, November 14—an electric car charging station.

Hearing on Sand Land Permit

Posted on 12 November 2014

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, November 19, on the permit of the Sand Land Corporation to continue mining sand at its site on Millstone Road in Noyac.

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More Money Needed for Road Repaving, Says Southampton Highway Superintendent

Posted on 12 November 2014

Southampton Town Highway Superintendent Alex Gregor appeared before the town board last Thursday to ask for more money to fund necessary projects along the town’s roadways.

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Get a Charge of This

Posted on 12 November 2014

The East Hampton Town Board has invited the public to join in a celebration of the town’s new electric vehicle charging station, the latest addition to the Town Hall complex, on Friday, November 14, at 9 a.m. The event will take place in front of the police department annex behind the main buildings at 159 Pantigo Road in East Hampton.

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Southampton Town Unveils Deer Management Plan

Posted on 12 November 2014

Environmentalists, hunters and Southampton Town officials unveiled a deer protection and management plan at a town board work session last week.

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East Hampton Town Budget Stays Below Tax Cap

Posted on 12 November 2014

East Hampton Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell’s $71.5 million budget has seen some changes to both its revenue and expenditure sides since it was first presented in September, but will remain well below the state-mandated 2-percent tax cap.

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CVS Challenges Southampton Planning Board Decision

Posted on 11 November 2014

CVS Caremark and BNB Ventures IV have filed suit against the Southampton Planning Board last week over its October 9 decision to require an environmental impact study for a proposed pharmacy in Bridgehampton.

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Cuomo, Bloomberg Earmark Money for Water Quality

Posted on 05 November 2014

Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst’s dream of turning Southampton Town into a hub for improving clean water technology might just be coming true.