JULIE LANE PHOTO
No one’s declaring “problem solved,” but for the first time in many years, instead of disagreements between residents of St. Mary’s Road and Town Board members, a plan is in the works to try to slow traffic through an area heavily populated by families with young children. (more…)
A look at the ongoing monitoring of St. Mary’s Road traffic through the years
Councilwoman Chris Lewis addressed her colleagues at Tuesday’s Town Board work session to “pull together a loose end.”
The issue was the concern of some St. Mary’s Road residents about unsafe traffic conditions. (more…)
COURTESY OF THE SHELTER ISLAND POLICE DEPARTMENT A look at the ongoing monitoring of St. Mary’s Road traffic through the years.
Reduce the speed limit, ban trucks from certain roads and call out the companies that employ truckers who speed and use Island roads illegally.
Those were some solutions from residents and Town Board members aired at the board’s Tuesday work session to stop what they see as tragic accidents waiting to happen on St. Mary’s Road and New York Avenue. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
This beautiful image of an eastern song sparrow in the trees on the side of St. Mary’s Road, silhouetted against the morning moon, was made by Reporter staff photographer Beverlea Walz.
Bev said, “My feeders are filled with these sparrows, along with many other birds who come for seed and fresh water daily.”