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John Reilly, who has used airbnb for short term rentals on his property 15 times this year, spoke before the Town Board Tuesday.
At its Tuesday work session, the Town Board edged closer to writing legislation on short-term rentals.
The board has discussed the issue most of the summer, with some homeowners telling the board they have been offering the rentals to meet expenses, including mortgage and tax payments, in line with a time-honored Island tradition. (more…)
On Friday, September 16, friends and family of Alma B. Ryder packed Town Hall as the Town Board unanimously voted to declare September 22, 2016 a special day on Shelter Island, honoring Ms. Ryder on her 100th birthday. (more…)