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12/02/16 9:00am
12/02/2016 9:00 AM

Peconic Crossing Rendering

The developers of Peconic Crossing, a 45-unit affordable apartment project proposed for West Main Street in Riverhead, will receive $350,000 from Suffolk County to pay for infrastructure improvements such as sidewalks, lighting and drainage. READ

12/01/16 8:36pm
12/01/2016 8:36 PM

Former Sears building Riverhead

The former Sears property in downtown Riverhead could be developed with a five-story, 170-unit apartment complex that would feature a mix of affordable and market-rate rentals.  READ

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08/01/16 7:35pm
08/01/2016 7:35 PM

The Long Island Science Center building on West Main Street will be demolished. Photo by Tim Gannon

Peconic Crossing, a 45-unit, five-story “workforce housing” apartment building proposed on West Main Street, will get a 100 percent property tax abatement on the value of the improvements for 10 years, under a decision made by the Riverhead Town Industrial Development Agency Monday.  READ

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04/07/16 3:00pm
04/07/2016 3:00 PM

Riverhead IDA signThe Riverhead Industrial Development agency will have a busy meeting next month, when two large downtown apartment projects are scheduled to make presentations and the board also decides the fate of a controversial hard cider distillery’s request for IDA benefits.  READ

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10/02/15 10:48am
10/02/2015 10:48 AM

PC

A proposed five-story, 45-unit affordable apartment building on West Main Street received preliminary site plan approval from the Riverhead Planning Board Thursday night — but that approval came with 26 conditions, including one that requires that the Riverhead Fire Chief be satisfied that the building has sufficient emergency access along the rear of the building, which abuts the Peconic River on 11 West Main St. READ