Government



With last year’s permits for the East Hampton Town recycling centers now expired, a line formed to purchase new ones at the East Hampton center’s office. Durell Godfrey

T.E. McMorrow


Members of the Southampton Civil Service Employees Association filled the Town Hall meeting room last week in support of a settlement agreement reached with Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, despite objections from other members of the board and the town highway superintendent. Taylor K. Vecsey

Sand washed over Dune Road in Westhampton from the high tide caused by Hurricane Sandy the night before. Doug Kuntz

The East Hampton Town Trustees will support a bill that would expand the jurisdiction of Sag Harbor Village in order to regulate moorings and vessels beyond the village’s present boundary. Morgan McGivern

Michael and Michelle Walrath, the owners of this West Lake Drive house in Montauk, are appealing to the town to be allowed to use a third floor that is already built. T.E. McMorrow

White sand, orange sand, what about summer?
Beach grass planted in straight rows atop a buried sandbag wall on Montauk’s downtown beach will be fenced off and pedestrian access to the shore allowed only over wooden walkways at four different oceanfront spots.
A gravel road will provide vehicle access to the Montauk downtown ocean beach above a buried line of sandbags installed by the Army Corps of Engineers to protect shorefront buildings. A second vehicle access to be installed will be of reinforced concrete. T.E. McMorrow Photos