Riverhead voters face a difficult yet encouraging choice at the ballots in deciding among the candidates for Riverhead Town Board. The four candidates vying for two seats each bring a different area of expertise to the table. Business? Check. Education? Check. Farming? Check. Contract negotiations? Check.
In what Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter called a “long overdue” discussion on workforce housing Thursday morning, three town board members questioned the idea of housing at the Enterprise Park at Calverton before a group of experts who spoke about its benefits. READ
Luminati Aerospace CEO Daniel Preston has liens totaling more than $55,000 against him and his company for construction work done at the Enterprise Park at Calverton and other properties, Suffolk County records show.
Frank Beyrodt of DeLea sod farms has won the nomination of the Riverhead Republican Committee to run for Town Council this fall.
The vote was made during Wednesday night’s GOP convention at Riverhead Elks Lodge.
As Riverhead Town works to revise its code regulating solar farms, one town council member has suggested a provision limiting the clearing of trees. READ
The EPCAL bike path as it winds past the Grumman F-14 memorial. Tim Gannon photo.
The state Department of Environmental Conservation has granted a permit for Riverhead Town’s proposal to extend its bike and recreation path at the Enterprise Park at Calverton to the southern portion of the property. READ
Four of the five Riverhead Town Board members said they’re prepared to approve the exterior elevations for the proposed five-story, 117-unit mixed use apartment project at the former McCabe’s site downtown. They no longer want to hear recommendations from the town’s Landmarks Preservation Commission or its Architectural Review Board. READ
A resort and spa is being proposed on the 94-acre Broad Cove property east of Indian Island County Park.
The project, which is in its initial stages, is being called “The Vineyard Resort and Spa.” READ