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04/16/14 10:46am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board continued its discussion on licensing commercial waste haulers.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board continued its discussion on licensing commercial waste haulers.

Everyone who is paid for a job hauling away waste material — even one person in a pickup truck who occasionally takes away trash — should be under the same regulations as large hauling companies.

That’s the opinion of Jon DiVello, owner of Shelter Island Environmental Services (SIES), who attended the Town Board work session Tuesday and joined its discussion on licensing commercial haulers. (more…)

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04/15/14 10:00am

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty, center, with high school students and teacher Peter Miedema, third from right, before the ‘State of the Town’ address at the Ram’s Head Inn Sunday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |
Supervisor Jim Dougherty, center, with high school students and teacher Peter Miedema, third from right, before the ‘State of the Town’ address at the Ram’s Head Inn Sunday.

The state of the Town of Shelter Island is currently in solid shape, but there are financial hazards in the road ahead. (more…)

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04/09/14 8:51am

 

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board discussed licensing commercial waste carters.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board met to discuss several issues at its work session Tuesday.

Shelter Island has taken a step toward licensing commercial carters who take solid waste and recyclable materials off-Island. (more…)