Driving in the Town of Southampton is illegal after 7 p.m. on Monday, according to a state of emergency order issued by Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst ahead of the blizzard the South Fork is expecting.
The East Hampton Town Board's work session for Tuesday will start at 1 p.m., rather than the regularly scheduled time of 10 a.m.
Supervisor Larry Cantwell announced on Monday afternoon that the meeting was delayed so that the town board and members of the public could attend the funeral service for Patrick Keller, the town's former director of sanitation, who died on Friday. A Mass will be said at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church in Montauk on Tuesday at 11 a.m.
After a hiatus due to the winter weather, a $13.8 million project to repave and repair 15 miles of Montauk Highway between East Hampton and Montauk is under way again.
Montaukers will soon have a new doctor to call their own. Michael Genereux, a doctor of osteopathy, will work out of Meeting House Lane Medical Practice's offices on Montauk Highway this summer, filling a vacancy left when Dr. Anthony Knott retired late last year, Southampton Hospital announced on Thursday.