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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: April 1, 2020

Town Board Meeting on April 2 To Be Held Remotely

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There will be a Town Board Meeting on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6:30 pm. Once again it will be conducted via teleconference and will air on LTV Channel 22 and be live-streamed on LTV at https://www.ltveh.org/ch-22-government-educational

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Permits for Special Events On Hold Due to State of Emergency

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Due to the current State of Emergency and the associated social distancing mandates, the Town of East Hampton will not be processing or approving Special Event Permits until further notice.

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing Opens in Riverhead

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A Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Facility Has Been Opened in Riverhead by ProHEALTH Urgent Care 

Drive-thru testing at the Riverhead ProHEALTH facility is by appointment only and is open to all, not limited to ProHEALTH Primary Care patients. Individ...

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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 30, 2020

Recycling Center Permits Will Remain in Effect Beyond April 1 Expiration

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Upcoming expiration dates for all town-issued permits will be automatically extended until further notice, as town offices operate at reduced staffing levels due to coronavirus. 

This includes recycling center permits that are due to expire as of ...

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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 restriction...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

South Fork Commuter Connection Train Service Suspended

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Effective Friday morning, March 27th, the South Fork Commuter Connection (SFCC) train and bus service will be suspended until further notice.

The MTA/Long Island Rail Road has announced a reduction in their overall train schedule by 35%, due to a significa...

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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 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

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 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 ...

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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: March 20, 2020

Information Resources: Coping With Coronavirus

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State, county, and East Hampton Town information sources and community resources for help during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Where to call for coronavirus testing, food help, business economic resources, and more

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Supervisor to Speak on Coronavirus Response

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Town Supervisor Peter Van Scoyoc to address the COVID-19 coronavirus situation at Town Board meeting March 17 at 10 a.m.. The meeting will be broadcast live on LTV Channel 22 and taped. There will be no in-person attendance due to coronavirus safeguards.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

State of Emergency Declared; Town Offices Closed

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To limit person-to-person contact and community spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, East Hampton Town offices will close and meetings are canceled. Supervisor Van Scoyoc urges community to act responsibly and work together.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

"Social Distancing" Urged After First EH COVID-19 Case

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Officials in East Hampton Town are urging residents to limit contact with other members of the public in order to slow the spread of coronavirus, after EH woman is diagnosed with the contagious disease

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