Village consultant also announces departure
Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr., who helped craft the village's proposed gross floor square footage law, resigned, effective Monday. Morgan McGivern
Rich Warren, who has worked for the village as a consultant for 11 years, said he won't ask for his contract to be renewed come May 31.Taylor K. Vecsey

This sculpture by Steve Zaluski, which was placed in front of the new Mannix Studio of Art on Gingerbread Lane, will have to be removed, the East Hampton Village Design Review Board ruled on Wednesday. Durell Godfrey

Michael Sendlenski, East Hampton Town attorney, Ann Glennon, the town’s principal building inspector, and Betsy Bambrick, director of ordinance enforcement, shared some of the ins and outs of the town’s new rental regisitry law. Janis Hewitt

The ecological health of East Hampton’s waterways, including the algal blooms that have degraded some in recent years, will be detailed in a presentation on April 18 at Town Hall. Morgan McGivern

Village officials continue to eye the site for a park
Greystone Development purchased 2 West Water Street in Sag Harbor Village for $4.94 million Taylor K. Vecsey
A rendering of the condominium-design planned for 1, 3, and 5 Ferry Road and 2 West Water Street in Sag Harbor Village.Greystone Development

A kinetic sculpture, created by Steve Zaluski, outside of the new Mannix Studio of Art in East Hampton Village apparently needed approval from the Village Design Review Board. Durell Godfrey

A fund-raising effort is under way to help the Walter family with expenses related to Monica Walter's breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Walter Family Photo