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07/24/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The East Hampton Town Board is back in court  on aircraft restrictions.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
The East Hampton Town Board is back in court on aircraft restrictions.

After spending months creating ways to minimize noise pollution created by private helicopters, the Town of East Hampton appealed a court injunction on one of three laws the town proposed in April.

The decision to appeal, made Wednesday, comes after Federal District Court Judge Joanna Seybert decided to further review the legislation that asks for the restriction of noisy aircraft trips at East Hampton Airport to once per week. (more…)

04/19/15 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Kevin McAllister of the environmental organization Defend H2O at a recent Town Board work session.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO |
Kevin McAllister of the environmental organization Defend H2O at a recent Town Board work session.

The new Sag Harbor-based group, Defend H20, has emerged as a fearless environmental organization with a broad agenda. (more…)