Contemplating prospective landscaping at the PSEG-Long Island electric substation in Amagansett Saturday were, from left, Michael Cinque of the Amagansett Village Improvement Society, Bob Parkinson, PSEG project manager, and Victor Gelb, Cathy Peacock, and Joan Tulp of A.V.I.S.
The Long Island Power Authority’s latest plan for its Amagansett substation, which is managed by PSEG-LI, features a “naturalistic” mix of trees and shrubs native to the East End. Landscaping is expected to begin in the fall.
Firefighters sprayed water from hoses stretched on the ground and also from ladder trucks to commission the Bridgehampton Fire Department's two new trucks.
East Hampton and Montauk's ladder trucks showered the trucks from above.Durell Godfrey
The tanker truck got a wet-down.Durell Godfrey
The new tanker truck was dedicated to Cliff Foster, who attended Saturday's event with his wife, Lee. Durell Godfrey
Samantha Dombkowski, a firefighter, rode in one of the department's antique vehicles.Durell Godfrey
The Rev. Michael Jackson of the Bridgehampton Baptist Church gave a blessing.Durell Godfrey
Isaac Lopez, a firefighter from East Hampton, brought his family, including his wife, Yaniris, and his children Kelvin and Yanisaac, to Bridgehampton for the event. Taylor K. Vecsey
Members of the fire police company posed in front of their new truck.Taylor K. Vecsey
Joey Hernandez drove the tanker truck through the water; Andrew Doran sat on the stairs for a breather.Durell Godfrey
Jocelin Kalish christened the Bridgehampton Fire Department's new fire police truck, which was dedicated to her father, Danny, who died in July, and her grandfather Constant, who died on May 9.