BLOG RECAP: Town Board meeting; board votes 3-2 to settle beach access suit

12/06/2011 1:55 PM |

Riverhead News-Review reporter Tim Gannon is reported live from today’s Riverhead Town Board meeting, which started at 2 p.m in Town Hall and ran for almost three hours.

There was a turnout of people speaking either for or against a proposed settlement of a lawsuit over public beach rights in Wading River, which the News-Review reported about Friday.

Beach rights advocates had been encouraging people to show up at Town Hall and speak out. The measure to accept a settlement passed 3-2.

Scan through Tim’s blog to find out who said what: