Government


Town abruptly ends a hazardous practice
At the East Hampton Town Parks Department, spray foam insulation chemical residue left in barrels slated to be trash bins was dumped into a drain and on the ground, and may have made workers ill. Joanne Pilgrim

Excavation began yesterday

Turbines’ cable could come ashore at Fresh Pond or old Promised Land fish factory
There was intense interest in East Hampton last Thursday as officials from Deepwater Wind shared details about the offshore wind farm the company will construct 30 miles from Montauk. Durell Godfrey
A cable connecting the South Fork Wind Farm to the LIPA substation in East Hampton will make land at one of two sites on Gardiner's Bay, officials of Deepwater Wind announced last week.The East Hampton Star

The town is eligible for the grant as it has met the criteria to become a “clean energy community,”

Walker Bragman, 28, is spearheading a rally against drug addiction

In August 2015, town officials issued 61 citations for fire, safety, and zoning code violations at the house

Local Government Briefs

Hook Mill in a snow storm. Durell Godfrey

With much of Suffolk County under a blizzard watch, County Executive Steve Bellone spoke to reporters Monday morning at the county's Department of Public Works yard in Commack.