JULIE LANE PHOTO Traffic on Wiggins Street last summer.
The Greenport Village Board is unlikely to move forward with a proposal to restore two-way traffic to Wiggins Street, Mayor George Hubbard Jr. said at June 23 Village Board meeting.
The board has, however, scheduled a public hearing on a new short-term proposal to address North Ferry traffic congestion. (more…)
JULIE LANE PHOTO Traffic on Wiggins Street in Greenport last summer.
The Greenport Village Board has proposed once again making Wiggins Street two-way in order to relieve traffic congestion caused by the North Ferry. It had two-way traffic until 2001, when it was changed into a one-way street in the direction of the ferry, for that same reason. (more…)
TIM GANNON PHOTO Southold Town Police Chief Martin Flatley discussing ferry traffic during the Greenport Village Board meeting May 19.
The quickest solution to alleviate North Ferry traffic might simply be to do a better job with educating drivers, according to Southold Town Police Chief Martin Flatley. (more…)
SARA SCHABE PHOTO Congressman Lee Zeldin at Monday’s press conference in Riverhead.
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill Monday that will stop the federal government’s proposed sale of Plum Island to the highest bidder. (more…)