Downtown Riverhead business owners concerned that a proposal to extend a three-hour parking limit would affect their customers spoke out at a public hearing Tuesday night at Riverhead Town Hall.
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone announced on Tuesday that Jon Kaiman, a former North Hempstead Supervisor, will join the administration as deputy county executive with a focus on leading Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Shared Services initiative. READ
A proposal to turn a historic Jamesport farmhouse into a retail wine store was rejected by the Riverhead Zoning Board of Appeals last Thursday.
The property, at the corner of Main Road and Tuthills Lane, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since August 2015. Owner Dayna Corlito of Hampton Bays was seeking a use variance to establish a retail wine shop there, which is not permitted under the property’s Rural Corridor zoning.
Residents who live near the shopping center where a multiplex is proposed on Route 58 in Riverhead are concerned the height of the new stadium seating movie theater will negatively impact their quality of life.
Jamesport Farm Brewery’s bid to become Long Island’s first “farm to pint” brewery took a step forward last Thursday after numerous speakers urged the Riverhead Town Planning Board to approve the project and officials decided to not require a potentially lengthy environmental study.
Part of the more than $11 million cleanup effort underway at the Enterprise Park at Calverton could take up to 30 years to complete, according to the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, which is charged with remediating pollution caused by the U.S. Navy when it leased the site to the Grumman Corporation more than 20 years ago.
Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) has announced his next mobile office hours will take place in Peconic.
Luminati Aerospace officials confirmed Thursday an air show planned at EPCAL this summer has been canceled.
Jeremy Freeman, a spokesman for Luminati Aerospace, confirmed the cancelation in an email Thursday.