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Environmental review for massive Calverton logistics center would be expanded by revised scope incorporating public comments

Developer North Point will be required to analyze potential cumulative impacts of its proposed massive logistics center on local roads, air quality, water supply and wastewater management, under a final DEIS scoping statement on the Planning Board’s agenda Thursday.

Residents demand closer scrutiny for Riverhead Logistics Center, especially traffic impacts

Local residents are demanding closer scrutiny of impacts, especially truck traffic, from the proposed Riverhead Logistics Center on the west end of Middle Road in Calverton. The developer's scope of review is not adequate they told the Planning Board.

Multiple departments battle large mulch fire in Calverton overnight

Riverhead Fire Department, assisted by more than a dozen area departments, battled a large mulch fire in Calverton all night.

Major industrial development in Calverton clears final hurdle in review process

The 412,000-square-foot HK Ventures industrial building on a 30-acre site on Middle Country Road in Calverton cleared a key milestone in the review process Thursday, with the Riverhead Planning Board’s acceptance of the developer’s final environmental impact statement.

Major industrial development in Calverton fails to clear final hurdle of review process — for now

The review and approval of a proposal to build a 412,000-square-foot industrial building on a 30-acre site on Middle Country Road in Calverton stalled at the Riverhead Planning Board last week after the board’s former chairperson lodged a forceful complaint about the process being followed.

Riverhead officials meet with Navy reps to demand ‘swift action’ on funding for public water extensions to homes near former Grumman...

Riverhead officials hope the July 8 meeting made headway against the Navy's resistance to bearing financial responsibility for public water to homes near the former Grumman plant, but a Navy spokesperson reached after the meeting was noncommittal.

County health department finds PFAS above drinking water standard in more Calverton wells

The Suffolk County Department of Health Services is conducting private water well surveys in neighborhoods immediately south of Peconic Lake in Calverton after detecting harmful chemicals above state drinking water standards in 21 properties in the area.

Behemoth warehouse proposed for Middle Road to go before county planning commission July 6

The 641,000-square-foot warehouse facility on Middle Road proposed by NorthPoint Development of Kansas City, Missouri will be reviewed by the Suffolk County Planning Commission Wednesday at 2 p.m. The meeting will take place via Zoom. (See Zoom credentials below.)

Public hearing to be held Thursday on scope of environmental review for 131-acre industrial subdivision on Route 25 in Calverton

The Riverhead Planning Board will begin the environmental review process Thursday evening on a 131-acre industrial subdivision in Calverton, immediately west of Splish Splash Water Park.

Solar power company pitches three-megawatt facility at town’s landfill

Riverhead Town's former landfill site on Youngs Avenue in Calverton is again being eyed for a possible solar energy facility.