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Calverton Enterprise Park

Coalition calls on town officials to pull the plug on Triple Five land deal

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A coalition of citizens, civic groups and environmental organizations is calling on town officials to pull the plug on a $40 million...

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

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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

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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

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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’

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"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

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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.

U.S. Motorsports Association agrees with local advocates: ‘Long Island needs a drag strip’

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A drag strip on Long Island would be a “catalyst for economic development and positive growth,” according to a national motorsports group in a report released yesterday.

What comes next for EPCAL land deal? Town must get these questions answered

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There are a number of troubling questions that the town board should get answered as quickly as possible about the pending sale to Calverton Aviation and Technology.

Planning board tables action on revised EPCAL subdivision

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The board put off for two weeks action on an environmental analysis of a revised subdivision that would create two lots totaling 1,643.8 acres for sale to Calverton Aviation and Technology.

Runway rent, false alarm fees, taxes: Luminati Aerospace owes Riverhead Town more than $60,000, records show

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Luminati Aerospace owes the Town of Riverhead tens of thousands of dollars in past-due runway rent, false alarm fees and real property taxes, according to Riverhead Town records.
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