Government

Town board ponders curfews, quotas, bans

‘Ultimately, development needs to move out of ocean’s way,’ Van Scoyoc says
Higher-than-normal tides and a strong easterly sweep of surf earlier this week scoured the contours of the sand that had been placed between the ocean and the sandbags along the downtown Montauk beach. T.E. McMorrow




The Hampton Hopper has renewed a contract with the Town of East Hampton to provide free bus service in parts of Montauk this summer. Durell Godfrey

“Significant damage to the bluff trail”
Erosion has carved into the trail in Rheinstein Park, just west of Ditch Plain and has caused significant damage to the bluff trail at Shadmoor, just west of that. Judy D'Mello

The Block Island wind turbines were visible at dawn on Monday from the ocean beach in Montauk. Jane Bimson

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