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04/19/16 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Savings in employee benefits and rising property values combined for a reduction in next year’s tax rate, Mayor Tim Hogue told those attending the April 16 Dering Harbor Village Board meeting, adding that he anticipates the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by three residents. (more…)

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03/23/16 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village Hall.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village Hall.

After a year of scrutiny and another spirited public hearing, the Village of Dering Harbor Architectural Review Board gave a provisional nod to an up-island company for a new plan to build a spec house here.

“You’ve gone from a D student to an A student in a year,” ARB member Mickey Kostow told the partners and architects of 1 Dering Woods Lane LLC at Village Hall on Saturday, March 19. (more…)

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11/30/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dering Harbor Village Hall.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village Hall.

About two dozen residents, architects, lawyers and members of two Village of Dering Harbor boards were in Village Hall on Saturday, November 21 for a trustees’ meeting followed by the Architectural Review Board.

First up was Mayor Tim Hogue who ran a brief meeting of the Board of Trustees. The main business was a resolution to apply for a New York State grant and bond issue to cover purchase of an new water tank and emergency generator — two items about which Suffolk County Health Services “has been on our case” for some time, the mayor said. (more…)

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07/28/15 10:00am
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village elections once again is attracting controversy.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | Dering Harbor Village hall.

Only a handful of residents attended the third Dering Harbor Architectural Review Board meeting on Saturday, July 18 to discuss the house proposed for 1 Dering Woods Lane, submitted by the Dering Woods Lane LLC.

At a previous meeting the board had agreed it needed more time to review the revised plans and to hear back from the building inspector about the changes, which he subsequently approved. (more…)

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06/04/15 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Dering Harbor Architectural Review Board reviewed plans last Saturday.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Dering Harbor Architectural Review Board reviewed plans last Saturday.

A dozen village residents attended Dering Harbor’s Architectural Review Board meeting on Saturday, May 30 in Village Hall – the board’s first in more than two years. They were there to air their opinions about the building plans for a house at 1 Dering Woods Lane. Some residents were neighbors of the proposed home; others were concerned about issues affecting the village in general. (more…)