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

The owner of the final undeveloped beachfront property on Shore Road is awaiting a decision from the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals on a permit for a house on the dune. T.E. McMorrow

The supervisor's proposed budget includes money to improve lifeguard protection, adding a third lifeguard stand on the downtown Montauk beach. Durell Godfrey

Paddleboard business comes under scrutiny