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Posted on: August 4, 2020

NYS Travel Advisory Requires 14-Day Quarantine After Visiting COVID "Hotspot" States

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As of October 20, New Jersey, Connecticut, and  Pennsylvania  meet the criteria for the post-travel quarantine requirement, based on their COVID case numbers. But,, given the interconnected nature of the region and regional modes of tran...

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

EH Enforcement, State Liquor Authority Visit Montauk Businesses; Find Few Problems

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July10 Weekend Compliance with Town, state codes, SLA regs, and COVID-19 safety requirements was good; No problems found at two bar/restaurants previously cited

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Posted on: July 5, 2020

EH Town Enforcement Team Visits Montauk Businesses During Holiday Weekend

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July 4 inspections for restaurant/bar compliance with Gov. Cuomo's COVID-19 health and safety orders results in arrest of three in Montauk for alleged violations of liquor authority regs; Photos, videos of crowds referred to state for investigation

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Indoor Dining at Reduced Capacity Resumes as LI Enters Phase Three of Reopening

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Town provides information, assistance to restaurants as NYS allows restaurants to offer indoor dining at 50-percent capacity, as of June 24; Outdoor tables may remain as long as eatery does not exceed maximum occupancy both indoors and out

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Indoor Dining at Reduced Capacity Resumes as LI Enters Phase Three of Reopening

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Town provides information, assistance to restaurants as NYS allows restaurants to offer indoor dining at 50-percent capacity, as of June 24; Outdoor tables may remain as long as eatery does not exceed maximum occupancy both indoors and out

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Town Accepting Applications for Restaurants to Reopen: Outdoor-Only Dining Allowed

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Restaurants may open during the state’s Phase Two of economic reopening,for outdoor dining only, according to the state regulations here: https://forward.ny.gov/phase-two-industries. You must file an attestation online with the state, and prepare...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Resources for Business Owners Feeling the Economic Impact of Coronavirus

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FEDERAL SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SBA) SMALL BUSINESS GUIDANCE AND LOAN RESOURCES

https://www.sba.gov/page/coronavirus-covid-19-small-business-guidance-loan-resources

PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM LOANS

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Landscaping Allowed for Maintenance Only, by Governor's Order

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New York State Ruling on Landscaping as of April 1, 2020:  Landscaping for maintenance and pest control ONLY has been deemed an essential business and may continue. Other than property maintenance, it has been determined that all new landscape pr...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Unemployment Assistance Available

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Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) provides payment to workers not traditionally eligible for unemployment benefits (self-employed, independent contractors, workers with limited work history, and others) who are unable to work as a direct result of th...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Press Release March 25: Stay Home is Message as Virus Spreads

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Residents and Visitors from Manhattan Urged to Follow White House Task Force Advice and Self-Quarantine for Two Weeks; Gov. Cuomo Bans All Gatherings;
Supervisor Van Scoyoc Asks for Compliance to Safeguard Community

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Non-Essential Business Closures Mandated by Governor to Keep Workforce at Home

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Under an Executive Order issued by New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, all businesses designated "non-essential" by the state must cease operation by 8 p.m on March 22, 2020, an effort to keep the workforce at home to slow the spread ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

March 27: State Declares Halt to Construction : New Edict From Governor

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New, revised Guidance on Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order 202.6,  published Friday, March 27 at the Empire State Development Corporation website, following letter by East Hampton Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc urging wider restrictions to slow ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

New York State Issues Call for Health Workers, Supplies

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A MESSAGE FROM NEW YORK STATEGET INVOLVED

New York State is doing all it can to keep New Yorkers safe and stop the spread of COVID-19. But we’re stronger if we all work together. Governor Cuomo is calling on health care professionals, schools of public hea...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Information Resources: March 25 COVID-19 Update

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Governor Issues Ban on all Gatherings as Virus Spreads: Learn the latest on confirmed coronavirus cases in East Hampton and Suffolk County; Health Care, Hospital, and Community Resources; State Directives; Business Assistance, and more

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

COVID-19 and Pregnancy: Health Department Advisory

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State Department of Health issues information regarding COVID-19 coronavirus and Pregnancy

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

EH Town Mobilizes Teams to Serve Seniors During Coronavirus Crisis

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Town collaborates with community volunteers and nonprofits; coordinated effort pairs providers with people needing support. Calls being made regularly to 500+ residents to insure safety, wellness -- meals, prescription pickups, transportation, provided.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Supervisor Van Scoyoc Updates Community During COVID-19 Crisis

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In March 20 press release, Town Supervisor urges calm, caution, safeguards as coronavirus cases yet to peak. Food supply is stable; grocery stores set hours to accommodate seniors and first responders. Community cooperation requested to avoid shortages

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Donate to the Food Pantries for Your Neighbors in Need

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For the Health of Our Neighbors in Need

Consider a Donation to Our Local Food Pantries

 

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a public health
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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Free COVID Test Sites Added as Rates Spike

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Testing is key to stop the spread of the virus. If you're feeling sick, or may have been exposed, stay away from others and get tested right away. Free tests are available in Riverhead and Hampton Bays; Test hours have been expanded at EH High School.

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

With COVID Cases Rising, NY Tightens Rules

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Private gatherings, both indoors and out, will be limited to no more than 10 people, as of Nov. 13; Bars, Restaurants, Fitness Centers and Gyms must close by 10 p.m. each night, except for takeout

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

New State Travel Rules to Contain COVID, When Entering NY From Out of State

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All travelers must fill out an online health form upon arrival in New York State.https://forms.ny.gov/s3/Welcome-to-New-York-State-Traveler-Health-FormAccording to the new travel advisory and quarantine policy, in lieu of a full14-day quarantine, those wh...

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

EH Town Begins "Police Reform and Reinvention" Process

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The East Hampton Town Board and EH Town Police Chief Michal Sarlo held a listening session on Oct. 29 to begin a collaborative community process of police reform, as mandated by New York State. Additional public comments are welcome.

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

El Pueblo de EH comienza "Reforma y Reinvención” del Dept. de Policia

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Los comentarios públicos son bienvenidos por un proceso comunitario colaborativo de reforma policial en el Pueblo de East Hampton.

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

NYS Covid Tracker App Alerts User of Possible COVID Exposure

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Learn about how the COVID Alert NY app works, and how to download it for your phone:https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-alert-ny/

The app uses Bluetooth technology and does not track your location or identity.

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Board Hears Analysis of State Report on Contamination at Wainscott Sand Pit

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Access the press release regarding Town of East Hampton attorney's report on NYS soil and groundwater study of Wainscott Sand and Gravel property/DocumentCenter/View/5913/Oct-6-2020-pr-release-DEC-study-Wainscott-final-2

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Need a flu shot? Here's a list of places you can get one, in proximity to East Hampton

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"The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine," according to the NYS Health Department, Health experts are warning that preventing the flu is particularly important this year as the COVID-19 virus persists.

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Town Board Virtual Meetings Can Be Seen Live on YouTube, LTV

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Public comment may be called in to 351-888-6331, Meetings are aired live on LTV channel 22, streamed at ltveh.org and YouTube, and archived on LTV site. For schedule, agenda click TownClerk.com button on this web page.

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Agreement Reached on $28.9 Million Wind Farm Payment to Town

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East Hampton Town and the East Hampton Town Trustees would grant access easements to allow installation and maintenance of power export cable from 15 offshore wind turbines in federal waters 30 miles east of Montauk Point;Eaements would be effective only ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

LIRR's South Fork Commuter Connection Train Service Indefinitely Suspended

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Successful service offering option to avoid commuter traffic was suspended during COVID-19 pandemic; Suspension continues as MTA / LIRR faces overall ridership reduction, economic challenges. East End officials will advocate for service restoration ASAP.

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Municipal Parking Lot Lights Are Powered by the Sun

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East Hampton Town takes another step toward energy independence -- and savings -- with installation of 4 solar-powered lights in redone Amagansett municipal parking lot, continuing progress toward town's groundbreaking 100-percent renewable energy goal.

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