Activities and events on Shelter Island.
50+ drop-in basketball, Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in basketball, Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in soccer, Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.
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Shelter Island Town Hall
The Town Board agreed to accept a bid from Heating Alternatives of Syosset, New York, to install a new boiler at the Highway Department. The company was the low bidder at $17,950 compared with a second bid that came in at $48,090. (more…)
Three members of the Water Advisory Committee (WAC) have left that unit — one because of illness, one because of work-related responsibilities and the third because he was elected to the Town Board. That is Albert Dickson. But the committee seeks applications from others interested in joining the committee. (more…)
JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO
After the March 2 nor’easter, this view of Reel Point shows waves that have carved out extenisve sections, something Waterways Management Advisory Council Chairman John Needham called ‘alarming.’
The Town Board will cancel its next work session on Tuesday, October 23, to hear from representatives of the Army Corps of Engineers about the possibility that unit might tackle what could be a multi-million dollar project to create a breakwater at a distance from the eastern shore of Reel Point. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island Town Hall
After a single day of budget meetings with several department chiefs and committee representatives, Town Board members concluded they could reduce the original spending plan from 16.9 percent to perhaps as low as 9.4 percent. (more…)