Government

A 900,000-gallon water reservoir is to be built on a water authority parcel of land off Cross Highway in Amagansett. David E. Rattray

Kenneth Schwenk has proposed nine house lots on land he is an owner of in Sagaponack. Jamie Buffalino

Brendon Henry Kristen Asher

“This is a big, if I can use the word, ugly subdivision of farmland.”
A proposal to subdivide and develop a 41-acre parcel of farmland in Sagaponack just west of East Hampton Town raised concerns from the town planning board during a recent discussion of the proposal. T.E. McMorrow

Expands severely disabled veterans’ access to health day care

“What we don’t have at the lighthouse and the surrounding areas is reliable cellphone coverage,”
Following a public hearing held last week, the East Hampton Town Planning Board will soon decide on a proposal to mount nine flat cellphone-signal antennas on the fire tower next to the Montauk Lighthouse. T.E. McMorrow

‘Weak’ rental registry code fails its first trial
A jury found James Henry, a tenant in Northwest Woods, not guilty of violating East Hampton Town’s rental registry law. After the verdict was announced, he posed with his girlfriend and housemate, Katlyn Albrecht, and his attorney, Lawrence Kelly. T.E. McMorrow

‘Underutilized’ 60 acres could get a new pavilion
Matthew Charron

This is part of a series of profiles of candidates running for the Democratic nomination in the First Congressional District.
David Pechefsky is one of six candidates for the Democratic Party nomination.

Several residents urged the East Hampton Town Board to purchase land atop the Stony Hill aquifer to preserve the town’s water supply. David E. Rattray­­­­