While the Town Board has been waiting for the Ethics Board to make a recommendation on whether Councilwoman Jodi Giglio should be allowed to vote on Calverton Aviation & Technology’s status as “qualified and eligible” to buy and build out 1,640 acres of town-owned land in Calverton, Ms. Giglio said Tuesday that she has yet to be asked any questions by the Ethics Board. READ
Councilwoman Jodi Giglio met with principals of Triple Five Group, without other board members present, about their plan to purchase and build out more than 1,600 acres of town-owned land at the Enterprise Park at Calverton in Manhattan on March 13 without any other board members present. READ
Who’s responsibility should it be to declare a winter storm emergency?
Riverhead Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith and Councilwoman Jodi Giglio argued over that question during the March 20 Town Board meeting. The emergency designation allows roads to be closed and cars ordered off the streets to accommodate snowplows, among other things. READ
The Riverhead Town Board is a step closer to deciding whether Calverton Aviation & Technology is qualified and eligible to carry out its development plans for the Enterprise Park at Calverton, as it officially closed the public hearing Monday after a nearly five-hour session. READ
The Riverhead Town Board will consider putting out a request for information on an idea to build a new justice court on a town-owned parking lot.
UPDATE (Tuesday, 10:40 a.m.): Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith said Friday afternoon Luminati’s insurance on the runway agreement is in fact in place. The current yearly policy took effect on Sept. 21, 2017 and runs through Sept. 21, 2018, she said. READ
The Riverhead Town Board is expected to set two public hearings on Wednesday related to code revisions born out of the early January snowstorm. READ
Riverhead Town’s 2018 budget was adopted with no changes, and not a lot of drama, Monday.
Councilwoman Jodi Giglio had called a special meeting Monday to vote on the 2018 town budget, saying she had some issues with department head raises. READ