Councilwoman cites ‘unintended consequences’
Plans for a summertime weekend helicopter ban at East Hampton Airport have been dropped due to concerns about a consequent increase in traffic at other South Fork landing sites. Durell Godfrey

Judge lifts stop-work order at Amagansett substation
Work can continue at PSEG-Long Island’s Amagansett substation, clearing the way for use of new high-voltage electric transmission lines, after a judge ruled against East Hampton Town’s contention that the utility must follow town zoning regulations. Morgan McGivern

Susan Rosenbaum | February 15, 2001
Owners, opponents agree bluffs have eroded, disagree over cause and best fix
At Louse Point in Springs four neighbors want to build a rock revetment that will connect to the two already in front of properties to the north, creating more than 900 continuous feet of armored shoreline. Morgan McGivern

Public to use Fort Pond House and Boys Harbor
The mess hall building at the former Boys Harbor camp in East Hampton, now owned by the town, could become an open-air pavilion for a while, until it can be rebuilt. Morgan McGivern