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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Gansett Meadow Groundbreaking: 37 Affordable Housing Units on the Horizon

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At a groundbreaking ceremony on August 13 at the site of the future Gansett Meadow affordable rental apartment complex, at 531 Montauk Highway in Amagansett, officials and dignitaries --  from County Exective Steve Bellone to County Legislator Br...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Taking a Walk? Town Properties Open for Hiking and Closed to Hunting

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Close to 1,000 acres of preserved land owned by East Hampton Town is closed to hunting, year-round, and available to those who would like to visit. Check the list for locations and to see which properties have hiking trails.

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Town Bids Adieu to Planning Director

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Marguerite Wolffsohn, the town's planning director and a staff member for 32 years, received a proclamation from Supervisor Van Scoyoc upon her retirement. She will be succeeded by JoAnne Pahwul, who had served as assistant director.

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Town Gets Court Okay to Shut Down Commercial Use of Springs House

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East Hampton Officials Halt Neighborhood Abuse: Temporary Restraining Order Issued to stop hotel-like rentals, promoters' parties, product launches, photo shoots and the like at 10,000-square-foot residence in Springs

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Dead Humpback Towed Ashore in Montauk; To Be Examined then Removed

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Town of East Hampton Working to Secure and Remove Dead Humpback Whale
in a Joint Effort With Atlantic Marine Conservation Society, NYS DEC, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association, and U.S. Coast Guard Station Montauk

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Warning Issued: Cyanobacteria Bloom in Fort Pond


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                               

26, 2019

Contact:Grace Kelly-McGovern,


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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Because You Asked....

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Because You Asked ... What's With All the Construction at Town Hall?

The old Town Hall building, which has been empty since 2010 when town offices moved into the new Town Hall constructed of preserved historic buildings donated to the Town, was de...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

Airport Employee Tackles Continuing Education

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Fisher, a principal account clerk at the East Hampton Airport, recentlycompleted a course offered by Airports Council International, a global airport trade
group that promotes excellence in airport management and operations, and wasawarded ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

Town Levies $21,000 in Fines in Overcrowded House Case

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Town officers executing a search warrant found 32 unrelated occupants in East Hampton house living in hazardous conditions; Property owner and manager fined a total of $21,000 after pleading guilty to 13 charges in East Hampton Town Justice Court

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Blue-Green Algae Found at Wainscott Pond

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Health Department warns do not swim or wade in water containing blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria; Keep pets and children away

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

EH, County Partner for Enhanced Senior Citizen Services

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Celina Sizse, Kahealani DeDona, and Holly Miller provide in-home services for the elderly through East Hampton Town's Human Services Department, in conjunction with the County Office for the Aging. 

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Beach Parking Permits & Beach Driving Permits

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The Town Clerk announces that on March 7, 2019 the Town Code Legislation on Beach Parking and Beach Driving Permits changed. Resident permits will now expire on the 31st of December in the years ending in a 0 or 5. Resident permits will still be issued fr...

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Posted on: April 23, 2019

South Fork Commuter Connection Rail-Shuttle Service Provides Car-Free Transport

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The South Fork Commuter Connection provides workers with a public transportation option, operating Mondays through Fridays year round, excluding major legal holidays, and Fridays during the summer. A revised schedule, in effect as of May 1, 2019, will tig...

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