Supervisor Jay Schneiderman with Councilwoman Christine Scalera at a recent town board meeting Taylor K. Vecsey

The owner of the final undeveloped beachfront property on Shore Road is awaiting a decision from the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals on a permit for a house on the dune. T.E. McMorrow

The supervisor's proposed budget includes money to improve lifeguard protection, adding a third lifeguard stand on the downtown Montauk beach. Durell Godfrey

Paddleboard business comes under scrutiny

The Suffolk County Water Authority's base in East Hampton Taylor K. Vecsey

White Sands Motel after Hurricane Sandy David E. Rattray

In workshops, residents roll up sleeves, hoping to shape future development
In one of a series of meetings in Montauk last week, planners consulting with the town on a hamlet study focusing on commercial properties gathered to study maps and come up with priorities for the future of the hamlet’s downtown and dock areas. Joanne Pilgrim