Poll shows Throne-Holst still largely unknown in district
Lee Zeldin and Anna Throne-Holst Morgan McGivern and Durell Godfrey

Those big bags on the beach? They’re staying
Repairs will be made by the Army Corps after ocean waves last weekend washed away sand, exposing the sandbag seawall installed by the federal agency along the downtown Montauk beach, and leaving a stairway over the dune precariously perched above the surf. Jane Bimson

Say national marine monument exclusion is unfair and unnecessary
Like other commercial vessels, the Jason and Danielle, a trawler based in Montauk, will soon be prohibited from fishing in the newly designated Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument. Durell Godfrey

F.A.A. cites trees’ intrusion on runway airspace
Sections of the woods on both ends of runway 10-28, across Daniel’s Hole Road from the East Hampton Town Airport, and at the runway’s end will be cut down to remove them from the Federal Aviation Administration’s required clear zone. Durell Godfrey

Utility lines like these along Town Lane in Amagansett could be buried using money raised through a special taxing district following Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s signing of legislation allowing towns to create “underground utility improvement districts.” Carissa Katz

Supervisor Jay Schneiderman with Councilwoman Christine Scalera at a recent town board meeting Taylor K. Vecsey