Category | Government

Archaeological Survey Sought for Eastville House

Posted on 17 September 2014

The increasing number of teardowns in Sag Harbor has become something of a hot-button issue. But last week, the discussion was expanded to include what do about a house that is literally collapsing onto itself.

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East Hampton Calls for Volunteers for Beach Cleanup

Posted on 17 September 2014

The East Hampton Town Recycling and Litter Committee announced this week that it will participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup Day this Saturday, September 20.

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CfAR Cheers Beach Access Ruling; But Suit Still Alive

Posted on 17 September 2014

After almost five years in court, a decision has been made on two lawsuits filed against the East Hampton Town Trustees and the Town Board, determining that beachfront homeowners on Napeague do not own the stretches of beach in front of their houses.

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North Haven Hunting Injunction Lifted

Posted on 17 September 2014

A temporary restraining order to prevent the issuance of new deer nuisance permits in North Haven has been lifted by Suffolk County Supreme Court Judge W. Gerard Asher in a ruling on Friday, September 12.

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Bridgehampton CAC Strikes an Environmental Chord with Planned Discussions on Local Issues

Posted on 17 September 2014

The Bridgehampton Citizens Advisory Committee has invited the East End community to presentations and discussions on local environmental issues with a series of guest speakers, kicking off this Monday, September 22.

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Bishop Kicks Off Campaign

Posted on 17 September 2014

On Saturday, more than 250 supporters of U.S. Representative Tim Bishop gathered outside his Farmingville campaign office to kick off his bid for reelection. Mr. Bishop, County Executive Steve Bellone and Long Island Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO President John Durso were among the speakers at the rally.

East Hampton Will Let Citizens Weigh In

Posted on 17 September 2014

East Hampton Town announced this week that it would hold a series of informational hearings on hot topics in the coming weeks.

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Harbor Committee To Weigh In

Posted on 17 September 2014

The Sag Harbor Harbor Committee devoted half of a nearly two-hour-long work session on Tuesday to discussing the status of a lease between the village and the Sag Harbor Yacht Yard, before agreeing it would send a memo to the village board, urging it to maintain a maritime use of the property.

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Sag Harbor ZBA Frets Over Project Near Bluff

Posted on 17 September 2014

The application of Alan and Anita Sosne, who want to add a second-floor addition to their house, put in a pool and make other improvements to their property at 18 Cove Road, saw their application tabled once again by the Sag Harbor Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday.

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East Hampton Town Board Plans For Aircraft Regulations

Posted on 17 September 2014

If all goes according to plan, the East Hampton Town Board intends to have some aircraft regulations in place at the East Hampton Airport before the beginning of the 2015 summer season, Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez announced at a board meeting on Tuesday morning.