In addition to designating the beach private, the sign asserts a prohibition on vehicles, driving, fires, and fishing.
The East Hampton Town Trustees say that the sign on the beach at Barnes Landing in Amagansett is misleading. The area below the high-water line is public land, the trustees say, and fishing is therefore an allowable activity.
The negotiated agreement is described in a memo to the planning board
Cyril's Fish House, which has been a traffic-stopping hot spot, has agreed to limit the number of customers at the road-side bar and restaurant at one time.
David E. Rattray
A “full steam ahead” plan
Montauk’s Second House, built to house one of the keepers of stock that once grazed surrounding pastureland, will undergo a historically accurate restoration.
A state-designated “climate smart community”
East Hampton Town Hall
Local Government Notes
The 7-Eleven that opened in 2010 in Montauk was reportedly the nation’s busiest in a chain of almost 8,000 stores in 2014
Speaking before the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday, Gregory R. Alvarez of the Amato Law Group counted off the reasons why he believes the former Villa Prince Ristorante in Amagansett does not require site plan review before it can be converted into a 7-Eleven.
Annual report cites density, inadequate septic
Christopher Gobler of Stony Brook University presented a largely positive assessment of East Hampton’s waterways to the town trustees on Monday.
Voters cast presidential primary ballots at the Springs Firehouse on Tuesday. Here in the First Congressional District, Republicans supported Donald Trump by a wider margin than elsewhere in the state; while Hillary Clinton's victory in the Democratic contest was narrower than elsewhere in New York.
A new building for East Hampton's senior citizen center is in the works.
Durell Godfrey photos
The center, where the town’s Human Services Department offers nutrition, adult day care, recreation, health, and social programs, is inadequate for current needs, town officials said.
The interior of the senior center.