Residents object to proposed 7-Eleven on Riverside roundabout at zoning board hearing
Local residents again voiced objections — this time at a ZBA hearing Thursday night — to a proposed 7-Eleven gas station and convenience store on the Riverside roundabout, where a blighted, long-abandoned gas station now stands.
In response to 7-Eleven proposal, community group seeks moratorium
Worried about the impacts of a proposed 7-Eleven gas gas station and convenience store on the Riverside Revitalization Action Plan, residents ask the Town of Southampton for a one-year moratorium on new gas stations and related uses in the Riverside hamlet center.
West Main Street 7-Eleven site plan gets final approval
The developer will demolish an existing vacant building on the one-acre site situated on the Peconic River and build a 3,075-square-foot one-story building to be occupied as a 7-Eleven convenience store.
New 7-Eleven proposed for West Main Street site; officials push back on design
The site of a vacant former auto repair shop and used car dealer on West Main Street is proposed for a new 7-Eleven store. The existing building would be razed and a new 3,060-square-foot retail store would be built there.
Riverhead Town Board ‘Freak Out! Let’s Dance’ festival approved; 24-hour retail ban adopted; term limits, high-density housing hearings set
The board: approved Nile Rodgers' FOLD Festival, set for Aug. 12-14, adopted a ban on 24-hour retail operations in certain zoning districts, one affecting the proposed 7-Eleven in Aquebogue, set hearings on proposed laws to set term limits for the town board, extend the supervisor's term to four years and allow for high-density rental apartments in a new 'floating' zone that will allow for the development of the Family Community Life Center on Northville Turnpike.
7-Eleven lawyer: Riverhead’s proposed ban on some 24-hour businesses is ‘illegal,’ would be struck down in court
As Riverhead considers banning businesses from operating overnight in certain areas of town, a lawyer representing 7-Eleven told town board members last week that the ban would be “illegal” and would likely be struck down in court.
Residents’ petition opposing 7-Eleven: ‘We have a right to remain rural’
Residents are circulating a petition opposing proposed 7-Eleven in Aquebogue, pledging not to shop there.
Ban of 24-hour businesses considered for parts of town in response to proposed Aquebogue 7-Eleven
A ban on 24-hour operations for many retail businesses located outside the Route 58 corridor is supported by the town board, which is considering the ban in response to the possibility of a 7-Eleven setting up shop in an Aquebogue shopping center.
‘A magnet for crime’: 7-Eleven location proposed for Aquebogue draws anger from residents
Protesters at Town Hall yesterday said that the national convenience store could create a “nightmare” for both police and neighbors, drawing drunks and criminals to an area of town that is largely residential.