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Residents on both sides of a dispute over so-called Truck Beach on Napeague spoke at East Hampton Town Hall on Thursday. They included, left, Caroline McCaffery, who said she worried about the safety of beachgoers, and Brian Pardini, who told the board that his family was among those who depended on income from commercial fishing there. LTV

Drones, pre flight. Matthew Charron
Drone taking flight.Matthew Charron

Joseph Catropo, an architect, described plans for a public restroom and to resurface and restripe the municipal parking lot behind Amagansett Main Street. Christopher Walsh

Z.B.A. says district is subject to town review
Although the tower exists, having been put up in April, the communications equipment intended to go on it has not yet been installed. Morgan McGivern


"The court finds that construction on the project has gone far enough that for economic reasons, it would be impractical and wasteful to delay it any further," wrote Judge Arthur D. Spatt of the United States District Court in Islip. Joanne Pilgrim



Four oceanfront house lots rather than town park

In an on-the-spot straw poll, opponents far outnumbered supporters
Tom Steele, an active opponent of a proposal to establish a rental registry in East Hampton Town, distributed information to the town board at a hearing on the proposal last week. Morgan McGivern