Category | Government

North Haven Adopts $1.3 Million Budget

Posted on 08 April 2015

Taxes are expected to decline in North Haven, where the village board this week adopted a $1.35 million budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year.

Noyac Civic Council Weigh In On Road Work Post Facto

Posted on 08 April 2015

After U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin addressed the Noyac Civic Council Monday on the issue of helicopter routes and ways to mitigate aircraft noise, Southampton Town’s director of transportation and public safety, Tom Neely tried to get feedback from residents on three different traffic control measures which were installed in front of Cromer’s Market last year.

East Hampton Will Hold Off on Weekend Helicopter Ban

Posted on 07 April 2015

The East Hampton Town Board on Tuesday, April 7, agreed to hold off on a plan to impose a seasonal weekend ban on all helicopter traffic at East Hampton Airport in large part because of concerns it would simply push the traffic to neighboring communities.

Expecting a Tax Windfall? Guess Again.

Posted on 01 April 2015

As the Watchcase condominiums continue to take shape, transforming the once derelict Bulova building on Division Street in Sag Harbor into luxury housing, one might think the village’s tax base will be getting a huge boost soon.

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Potholes Wreak Havoc on East End Roads

Posted on 01 April 2015

Meteorologists say the snow should be finished for the year, but potholes are serving as a constant reminder to drivers that this winter was a rough one. While local highway crews are working on repairs, some are advising drivers to buckle up, because April could be an even bumpier ride.

Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Will Get Some Paid Help

Posted on 01 April 2015

The Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps will join the growing number of East End emergency providers whose ranks will be bolstered by part-time, on-call paramedics.

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Hearing Set on Wetland Law

Posted on 25 March 2015

The Sag Harbor Village Board earlier this month voted to extend the moratorium on processing wetlands permits until June 1 and scheduled an April 14 hearing on its revised wetlands law.

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Plans Coming Down the Pike

Posted on 25 March 2015

The Sag Harbor Board of Historic Preservation and Architectural Review took its first look at two new projects in the historic district as preliminary discussion items when it met on Monday, March 23.

Lower Speed Limits?

Posted on 25 March 2015

A lower speed limit may be coming to Sag Harbor. At its March 14 meeting, the village board passed what is known as a home rule request, a resolution asking the state legislature to allow it to reduce its speed limit on most village streets from 25 mph to 20 mph.

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Bag Ban Coming

Posted on 25 March 2015

The Sag Harbor Village Board on March 14 agreed that it would join most other East End municipalities in adopting a bag on single-use plastic bags.