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07/08/19 4:30pm

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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is investigating whether a local business is pumping out water from concrete trucks at one of its locations and possibly creating a toxic situation. (more…)

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06/24/19 12:00pm

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An update on the Town Engineer’s initiatives and an Island water quality and quantity update were some of the subjects discussed at the Water Advisory Committee’s meeting on June 17. (more…)

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03/19/19 4:30pm

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Last summer flowers grew beside the nitrogen-reducing septic system on Susan Cincotta’s Midway Road property.

Town Engineer John Cronin’s call for action sounded— again — to the Town Board to address septic issues affecting water, particularly in the Center. (more…)

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02/27/19 10:00am

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Architect and project benefactor William Pedersen outlined a landscaping plan for the Shelter Island Historical Society site at the Town Board work session Tuesday, explaining it would benefit both the organization and the town.

Representatives of the Shelter Island Historical Society outlined plans at Tuesday’s Town Board work session for landscaping that would involve changes to parking and the flow of traffic in and out of the group’s site on South Ferry Road. (more…)