Government

Town to require new nitrogen-reducing systems


Pete Sikora of New York Communities for Change led the protest in front of Stephen A. Schwarzman's house on Mohawk Lane in Water Mill on Friday. Taylor K. Vecsey Photos

The Plum Island Preservation Act would prevent the federal government from selling the island to the highest bidder


The town had reached an agreement with the owners last year after years of legal strife


Long Island waters suffer from nitrogen pollution


Others question restrictions, ask for town policy on so-called enhanced rights