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06/09/14 8:00am
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Not so fast
To the Editor:

PSEG presented a proposal to build a substation costing $12 million (see story “PSEG calls for Island substation,” May 29), choosing the town-owned parcel at the old highway barn site located on South Ferry Road. If the Town Board approves this substation, a favorable deal needs to be negotiated for Shelter Island because PSEG would make millions of  dollars of profit from this substation. Please don’t give away our pot of gold. (more…)

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05/30/14 10:00am
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Salient facts
To the Editor:
Re: Suffolk Closeup’s“Highway Robbery” (May 22, 2014). The problem with Mr. Grossman’s piece about a bill introduced by Legislator Jay Schneiderman, who now represents Shelter Island, which would require yet another notice at the pump that advises a consumer about the difference in cash and credit/debit card prices, is that he omitted a very salient fact. (more…)