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04/09/14 8:51am

 

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board discussed licensing commercial waste carters.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board met to discuss several issues at its work session Tuesday.

Shelter Island has taken a step toward licensing commercial carters who take solid waste and recyclable materials off-Island. (more…)

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04/04/14 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty writes to comment on the town's financial situation.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty writes to comment on the town’s financial situation.

Wine and roses

To the Editor:
The Reporter, in its blistering editorial last week, naming a Town Board member to support its assertion, puts to rest once and for all my preposterous statement that our financial situation is grave. (more…)

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04/02/14 8:22am

 

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Town Engineer John Cronin reporting to the Town Board work session Tuesday on private septic systems on the Island.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Town Engineer John Cronin reporting to the Town Board work session Tuesday on private septic systems on the Island.

Town Engineer John Cronin didn’t mince words: “The bottom line is that this is not a situation that’s going to get better, it’s going to get worse without some radical changes.” (more…)