03/05/15 8:06am
KYRIL BROMLEY, THE EAST HAMPTON PRESS  PHOTO | The meeting scheduled  today on proposed restrictions at the East Hampton Airport has been cancelled.

KYRIL BROMLEY, THE EAST HAMPTON PRESS PHOTO | The meeting scheduled today on proposed restrictions at the East Hampton Airport has been cancelled.

The East Hampton Town Board announced this morning that the scheduled public hearing for this afternoon on proposed airport restrictions has been postponed due to the weather until Thursday, March 12. (more…)

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03/04/15 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The East Hampton Town Board is hosting a public hearing Thursday afternoon on proposed aircraft restrictions.

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The East Hampton Town Board is hosting a public hearing on proposed aircraft restrictions.

Update: The East Hampton Town Board announced Thursday morning that the scheduled public hearing for this afternoon on proposed airport restrictions has been postponed due to the weather until Thursday, March 12. (more…)

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09/03/14 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|  Town supervisors and other elected officials   met with Federal Aviation Administration representatives on aircraft noise on August 24.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|
Town supervisors and other elected officials met with Federal Aviation Administration representatives on aircraft noise on August 24.

Before the packed public aircraft noise meeting held by the East Hampton Town Board in Wainscot on Wednesday, August 24, a smaller gathering of pubic officials met representatives of the Federal Aviation Administration in Riverhead.
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08/28/14 2:00pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | More than 350 people packed a TV studio in Wainscott Wednesday night for a special aircraft noise meeting.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | More than 350 people packed a TV studio in Wainscott Wednesday night for a special aircraft noise meeting.

Too low, too loud, too many.

That was the consensus from nearly 50 residents from East End communities who spoke at a packed public meeting Wednesday evening about a record number of aircraft — mostly helicopters — buzzing their homes this summer. (more…)