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Calverton Aviation and Technology

EPCAL sale at the top of new supervisor’s agenda

The new town supervisor says she is focused on the pending sale of 1,644 acres of vacant land at the Calverton Enterprise Park and will do everything in her power to ensure that environmentally sensitive lands are preserved.

Triple Five announces ‘Arabian Dream’ project

A week after the long-delayed partial opening of its American Dream project in the Meadowlands, New Jersey, Triple Five has announced a joint venture with a Saudi real estate company to build “the world’s largest entertainment and shopping center” in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Petition from ‘EPCALWatch’ group: Remove ‘undevelopable’ 1,000 acres from sale

By including this land in the contract without conservation protections, there is no definitive assurance that this land will forever be safe from development.

Riverhead cancels Luminati runway use agreement, licenses EPCAL taxiway to rocket engine start-up Launcher

Riverhead Town has canceled the runway use agreement it signed with Luminati Aerospace and has authorized a license agreement with tech start-up Launcher Inc. for use of part of the runway taxiway.

Status update meeting with Calverton Aviation and Technology set for Oct. 17

Calverton Aviation and Technology representatives are scheduled to return to a Riverhead Town Board work session on Oct. 17 to update the board on the company's development plans for the Calverton Enterprise Park.

The Great Grumman Giveaway II

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the “Great Grumman Giveaway” election campaign of Republicans running for town board in 1999 on the platform that the Democratic majority in office had sold off the town’s most valuable asset for a song.

Buyer in Calverton land deal sketches out vision of ‘Silicon Valley of the east’

"We are looking to transform the economy of the East End and one day this region could be recognized as the Silicon Valley of the east. It's a big goal, but it starts with a first step." Chris Kent, attorney for Calverton Aviation and Technology, laid out the company's vision for the Calverton Enterprise Park in general terms at Thursday's town board work session.

What to do about EPCAL? Town board meets with special counsel for advice

Representatives from Calverton Aviation and Technology will make a public presentation to the town board at its Aug. 1 work session, following the town board's closed-door meeting with its special counsel this morning to discuss its rights under the contract of sale with CAT, an affiliate of Triple Five Group.

Riverhead’s stewardship of the EPCAL site spins further out of control

One thing is clear: the public wasn't supposed to see the detailed maps, plans and drawings submitted to the DEC by Triple Five. What do they really tell us?

Triple Five maps show 10 million sq. ft. of development along both EPCAL runways

The document, obtained through a Freedom of Information Law request to the State DEC, shows "an initial layout" and "a work in progress," according to the developer’s representatives.