Representatives of Atlantis Holdings, which owns the Long Island Aquarium and the Hyatt hotel in downtown Riverhead, sought to make a case that they have benefited the downtown area and have paid their share of taxes during a public hearing Monday before the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency. READ
Riverhead Industrial Development Agency meetings will now be televised.
Here’s an idea: Let’s open a pizza place, you and me. We’ll make it all fancy: red checked tablecloths, those wine bottles with straw on them, candles, pictures of Sinatra, the works.
Peconic Bay Medical Center representatives meeting with Riverhead IDA officials in March. (Credit: Tim Gannon)
If you’ve followed the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency over the years, you may feel like it’s never voted down anything.
And a review of the IDA’s voting record over the past decade reveals that may be so. (more…)