REPORTER FILE PHOTO Early picture of work on first conduit being fed between Greenport and Shelter Island.
A reported spill of clay in the area around Fifth Street Beach in Greenport where PSEG subcontractors are working to complete installation of electric cables to serve Shelter Island’s need for reliable service had some residents concerned this week. (more…)
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The Village of Dering Harbor Board of Trustees at the November 4 meeting in Village Hall.
The trustees of Dering Harbor Village voted unanimously at their November 4 meeting to hold a public hearing on a resolution to amend the zoning law to establish standards for structural fences and repeal the need for review by the Architecture Review Board. The public hearing is set for Saturday, December 2. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO North Ferry passengers heading to Greenport.
The Greenport Village Board finally got an answer to the question of whether it would be legal for the village to charge a $1 per car “landing fee” to every car exiting the North Ferry into Greenport. (more…)
The Town of Shelter Island: C-minus. The Village of Dering Harbor: A-plus.
Those are the scores of the town and village in the extraordinary investigation conducted by the Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) on compliance with the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) by 195 Long Island governments and agencies. (more…)