AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber-Brach-Williams and Town Clerk Dorothy Ogar.
It turned ugly at Town Hall Tuesday.
During the Town Board’s work session a member used a crude term to describe cowardice and a resident, after accusing board members of “collusion,” and one in particular of hypocrisy, later from the audience told a person speaking at the podium to “sit down and shut up.” (more…)
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Dawn, Congdons Creek.
To the Editor:
The Town Board stumbled in raising Congdons Creek docking fees with scant notice, to help pay for Public Works Department 2017 budget requests to upgrade the dock, and then subsequently attempting to lessen the impact for commercial baymen with a lesser increase. (more…)
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Tuesday’s dawn, Congdons Creek.
It will be a cool, rainy, misty day for Tuesday, February 7 on Shelter Island, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). (more…)
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Quinn Karpeh, town assessor and Green Options Advisory Committee member, addressing the Town Board Tuesday on completing requirements for Shelter Island to become designated by the state as a “Clean Energy Community.”
The Town Board is looking to replace major portions of Congdons Creek Dock to be ready by Memorial Day. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Amber Brach-Williams being sworn into office at Town Hall Tuesday by Judge Mary-Faith Westervelt before joining her colleagues on the Town Board.
A question about future plans resulted in Supervisor Jim Dougherty saying Tuesday he intends to seek re-election. (more…)