Acting Supreme Court Justice James Hudson ruled on Nov. 4 that the Z.B.A.’s decision was a well-reasoned one and should not be overturned
A State Supreme Court justice ruled the Sag Harbor Village Zoning Board of Appeals had appropriately denied variances to allow a sculpture by the late Larry Rivers to stay. Taylor K. Vecsey

Piles are being driven for wooden access walks that will traverse the sandbag seawall being built on the downtown Montauk beach. T.E. McMorrow

Protestors took to the windy downtown Montauk beach on Sunday to protest the Army Corps's ongoing work. Durell Godfrey
Bonnie Brady of Montauk was led off the beach by an East Hampton Town police officer on Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Bonnie Brady was led away in handcuffs Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Protestors are asking for a sand-only project.Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Durell Godfrey
Work continued on the seawall sandbag project at the beach Monday morning.T.E. McMorrow
Part of the work being done on the Montauk beach.T.E. McMorrow

Durell Godfrey

Montauk Army Corps
East Hampton Town police officers arrested three more protestors who tried to stop work on the beach in Montauk on Friday morning. Joanne Pilgrim
Contractors drove heavy equipment along the shore beside a handful of people who went around safety fencing onto the beach.Joanne Pilgrim
A supporter of the people arrested Friday snapped a photo as police drove them away. Joanne Pilgrim

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Eight arrested for refusing to leave beach
Eight protestors had been arrested as of yesterday for refusing to leave the work zone where contractors have excavated dunes and are digging up sand. Joanne Pilgrim
A crowd of protesters assembled near the Army Corps’s dune excavation on Sunday. Doug Kuntz
James Katsipis, an organizer of the protests, was arrested on Friday for disorderly conduct.Morgan McGivern
Town Supervisor Larry Cantwell, center, flanked by Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby and Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, with Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez at far right, faced a crowd of seawall opponents at a town board meeting in Montauk at Tuesday.Joanne Pilgram
To express opposition to the Army Corps of Engineers sandbag seawall now being installed along the downtown Montauk beach, surfers took to the water on Sunday morning joined by a line of supporters on shore numbering several hundred. Joanne Pilgrim
People at Tuesday’s meeting displayed their wishes in signs, urging the board to stop the project.Morgan McGivern

Morgan McGivern
Kurt Fuchs and Bella Ornaf waited Tuesday morning for their arrests on the Montauk beach, part of an ongoing protest of the Army Corps's sandbag seawall project.T.E. McMorrow
The Montauk Playhouse Community Center was packed Tuesday morning for a town board meeting.Morgan McGivern