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.”
The Town Board Tuesday announced dates for its hearings on a proposed 2017 budget with an eye to adopting a spending plan by the end of October. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Young residents from the St. Mary’s Road area had a front row seat at Tuesday’s Town Board work session. Their parents are worried about the increased volume and speed racing through the neighborhood.
Residents on St. Mary’s Road came before the Town Board to say they were living with a dangerous situation that could turn tragic because of cars and trucks speeding through their neighborhood (more…)