Government

Grants, loans would eliminate homeowners’ up-front costs, county exec says
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has been traveling the county this week promote a proposal to establish a grant and loan program to help homeowners through out the county replace antiquated septic systems with new ones that remove nitrogen, which has been identified as a major cause of surface and groundwater pollution. David E. Rattray

The Town of Southampton reached a settlement with Howard Lutnick over a barn and a basketball court that clear up longstanding issues in one of the first - and worst - conservation easements ever written in the town, officials said. Hamptons Pix


Ray DiBiese of McLean Associates is heading up a traffic and pedestrian safety study of downtown Bridgehampton. Taylor K. Vecsey




Democrat on a panel with Democratic majority cites dysfunction
Pat Mansir Taylor K. Vecsey

Consultants tally complaints on cusp of summer with no aircraft curfews
Morgan McGivern