Riverhead strikes deal to sell former Grumman property to Luminati Aerospace

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Luminati will pay the town $40 million cash for the town's remaining acreage at the Calverton Enterprise Park, where it will build commercial and military ultralight unmanned aircraft.

Housing on Route 58? Riverhead considers zoning changes to save farmland, boost commercial corridor

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Riverhead Town is considering sweeping zoning code changes intended to boost farmland preservation by allowing residential development in the Route 58 commercial corridor.

Learning from Patchogue: Can Riverhead achieve its ‘sister’ town’s success?

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Take a tour of Patchogue with Mayor Paul Pontieri, who discusses the secret of the village's success and how Riverhead, Patchogue's 'sister' town, may be able to replicate it.

Brixmor gains preliminary site plan approval for five new stores on Rt. 58 site

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A site plan for the construction of 120,450 square feet of additional retail and accessory uses on a 42-acre Route 58 site gained preliminary approval by the Riverhead Planning Board Thursday.

County officials fight back against court ruling with new farmland legislation

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Suffolk officials are taking legislative action to continue the county’s farmland preservation program — and protect agriculture — following what they call a devastating blow struck by a State Supreme Court ruling last year.

Preston House restaurant and hotel gains site plan approval

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Riverhead Town Board yesterday unanimously approved a site plan to convert an East Main Street property into a restaurant and hotel.

Pierce the tax cap? Cue the crickets

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No one turned out for a public hearing on a local authorizing the Riverhead Town Board to pierce the property tax levy cap in 2017.

Walter delivers 2017 budget calling for 4.19-percent tax rate hike — $96 per year on the ‘average’ $350,000 home

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Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter delivered his 2017 town budget to the clerk and council members this morning and, as he told the board...

Downtown’s most ambitious housing proposal yet unveiled for town board

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Developer David Gallo of Georgica Green Ventures today unveiled his plans for a 118-unit apartment building with ground-floor shops and restaurants on McDermott Avenue in downtown Riverhead.

Retail on Route 58 continues to grow, as planners consider nearly 200,000 sq. ft. of new construction in two developments

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The town planning board at its meeting tomorrow afternoon is set to approve a preliminary site plan for a 60,000-square-foot retail shopping center just west of Osborn Avenue and will have its first look at five more stores comprising 120,000 square feet on the Costco site.