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10/29/14 10:16am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Town Board heard a request for information from PSEG Tuesday at its work session. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Peter Reich and Councilman Ed Brown.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Town Board heard a request for information from PSEG Tuesday at its work session. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Peter Reich and Councilman Ed Brown.

A resident who had been in the forefront questioning PSEG’s plans to construct a substation on the Island for backup electricity needs asked the Town Board Tuesday for an explanation of the power company’s silence on the issue. (more…)

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10/27/14 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | All smiles at Town Hall Monday with word that a state assistance program will bring funds to the Highway Department. From left, Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr., Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. and Supervisor Jim Dougherty.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | All smiles at Town Hall Monday with word that a state assistance program will bring funds to the Highway Department. From left, Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr., Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. and Supervisor Jim Dougherty.

Assemblyman Fred Thiele (I-Sag Harbor) was at Town Hall Monday morning to announce that  $125,000 in funds for road resurfacing would be coming from the state.

The money is part of the “Community Capital Assistance Program” that would be used for Island roads.