Category | Government

East Hampton Airport Supporters Blast Noise Study

Posted on 05 November 2014

The analysts studying the aircraft noise problem at East Hampton Airport presented the first stage of their noise study last Thursday. They said what many airport critics have claimed in the past few years: The vast majority of helicopter pilots are not complying with voluntary noise abatement procedures, and the number of instances in which noise exceeds the recommended limits is astronomically high.

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Environmentalists Look to Renewable Energy for the Future of Southampton Town

Posted on 05 November 2014

Hours after environmentalists held a Rally for Renewables at a LIPA board meeting on Thursday, residents and elected officials gathered at the Hampton Bays Community Center to discuss the future of renewable energy in the Town of Southampton.

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Southampton Town Trustees, Police Request More Funding in the Town Budget

Posted on 05 November 2014

Three weeks before the Southampton Town Board is slated to adopt its 2015 budget, representatives of two departments came before the board to ask for additional funding.

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Developers File Notice of Claim Over Dock Removal

Posted on 05 November 2014

The would-be developer of condominiums on the Sag Harbor waterfront has filed a notice of claim in New York State Supreme Court against the village for ordering the removal of a dilapidated dock at the site in August.

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Voters Go to the Polls Tuesday

Posted on 04 November 2014

Although certain book tours and photo opportunities might suggest otherwise, the presidential election is still two whole years away. But this Tuesday, November 4, East Enders will have the opportunity to vote for several elected offices during the midterm elections.

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Ferry Road Developers Back with Smaller Condo Plan

Posted on 29 October 2014

East End Ventures, LLC, the development firm that has tilted with Sag Harbor Village for years over its efforts to build waterfront condominiums behind the 7-Eleven convenience store and next to the Lance Cpl. Jordan Haerter Veterans Memorial Bridge, is back with a new plan.

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Promotion for Clerk

Posted on 29 October 2014

The Sag Harbor Village Board, during a work session Tuesday that touched on many unresolved issues in the village, could agree on one thing: that Beth Kamper, the current village clerk should be given the additional title of village administrator.

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CPF Revenues Up 11 Percent

Posted on 29 October 2014

Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced on Monday that the Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund has produced revenue of $71.82 million for this year thus far, an 11-percent increase over the same period in 2013. “The CPF continues to see steady growth in revenues in the first nine months of 2014, exceeding 2013 by 11 [...]

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DOT Will Pave At Night

Posted on 29 October 2014

The New York State Department of Transportation will continue to pave the Amagansett Shopping District during nighttime hours, Supervisor Larry Cantwell and Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced today.

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Airport Special Meeting

Posted on 29 October 2014

Noise consultants for East Hampton Town will present the first phase of their airport noise analysis at a special meeting on Thursday, October 30, at 10 a.m.

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