News Flash


11 Stories
Posted on: August 18, 2022

EH Town to Issue One-Time Supplemental Payment to Employees

eh town seal

In the face of high inflation and rising prices for food, gas, and other living expenses, the Town will issue checks to help reduce economic stresses and retain employees

Additional Info... News
Posted on: August 17, 2022

Get the Intel on Electric Vehicles

S.Klen EV Panel Discussion (002)

Are gas prices taking a bite out of your budget? 

Learn everything you need to know to save money and transition to a greener future with an electric vehicle. 

 A recent East Hampton Town panel discussion covered the details. View...

Read on...

Posted on: August 4, 2022

Town Revokes All Beach-Driving Permits

Notice to Beach Driving Permit Holders 8.12.22

Beach permits rescinded by Town Board vote on Aug. 4, 2022, per Resolution 2022-995: /DocumentCenter/View/13995/Rescind-Beach-Permits-Resolution-

Read on...

Additional Info... News
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Hot, Dry Weather Creates Stage 1 Water Emergency

water pipe

To insure sufficient water is available for firefighting and other emergencies, Suffolk County Water Authority customers asked to refrain from all non-essential water use, stop irrigation between midnight and 7, and conserve

Additional Info... News
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Town Awarded Top-Tier Aaa Credit Rating -- Again


Moody's Investors Service has reaffirmed its analysis of EH Town's financial health, renewing the top-level Aaa credit rating that East Hampton has maintained since 2017, in advance of an August, 2022 bond sale

Additional Info... News
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Town Provides Free Summer Bus Service Within Montauk

mtk hopper

The Hampton Hopper, "hop-on, hop-off" bus service is free to ride and provided daily all summer, through Sept. 4, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Ditch the traffic and parking space hunt and catch the convenient bus!

Additional Info... News
Posted on: July 1, 2022

Town Issues Tickets for Montauk Airbnb Rental

house with key

Property owner ticketed for alleged violation of town rental registry laws over 50+ Airbnb rentals in nine-month period with rents totaling more than $100,000 after town investigators subpoena online records; Court could levy $200,00+ in fines, jail time

Additional Info... News
Posted on: June 28, 2022

Private Buyer Acquires Montauk Airport Despite Town's Efforts to Purchase

small plane in sky

Montauk Airport acquired by a private buyer despite repeated efforts to purchase the property by East Hampton Town, since 2019. Town had tried to purchase site to safeguard EH residents from increased noise and environmental impacts from aircraft.

Read the press release News
Posted on: June 8, 2022

EH Town Police Department Recognized for Professionalism

PD Accreditation 1

The EH Town Police Department was recognized for its professional standards and received a 5-year reaccreditation at a recent NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services ceremony in Albany.

In 1992, the East Hampton Town Police Department was one of the firs...

Read on...

Posted on: May 19, 2022

Seasonal Ban on Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers Takes Effect

leaf blower gas can

 A seasonal ban on the use of gas or diesel-powered leaf blowers is in effect in EH from May 20 through Sept. 20 for both homeowners and landscapers, and no type of leaf blower may be used on Sundays.  Fines can be up to $1,000 for a fir...

Read on...

Additional Info... News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

Town of East Hampton is Hiring

help wanted sign

The Town of East Hampton is looking to fill a number of full and part-time positions, from office assistants to bus drivers, heavy equipment operators, summer beach attendants, lifeguards, and groundskeepers, and more. Competitive salaries are offered.

Additional Info... News