ELANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO A view of the Community Housing Board forum at Town Hall Monday evening.
Judging from the turnout at Monday night’s Community Housing Board forum, many employers and leaders of volunteer services see the need for rental units as do residents and would-be residents of Shelter Island.
So why isn’t it a priority for the Town Board? (more…)
KRYSTEN MASSA PHOTO Greenport Village Board candidates all favor a $1 per vehicle fee to offset wear and tear to roads leading to North Ferry. At a Monday night forum at Floyd Memorial Library, they are (from left) incumbent Julia Robins, challenger Paul Kreiling and incumbent Mary Bess Phillips.
Despite Tuesday’s brutal weather, among the early signs that spring is on the horizon is renewed talk from Greenporters about a $1 per car fee for vehicles using North Ferry. (more…)
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Ferry sentries.
North Ferry at dusk one evening last week.
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If you know, let us know. Send your responses to [email protected] or phone at (631) 749-1000, extension 18. (more…)
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A North Ferry boat. Once in Greenport, some Islanders have no further transportation.
You can’t get there from here.
At least that’s the way it seems for Shelter Islanders who don’t have private transportation to the North and South forks or New York City. (more…)