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Downtown revitalization

Insatiable Eats Creative Kitchen to open in former Michelangelo’s location

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Insatiable Eats Chef Marco Barrila will run his catering and events business and a new eatery in the former Michelangelo's restaurant on East Main Street.

Former supervisor writes ‘revisionist history’

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In the former supervisor's opinion piece she asserts that "hindsight" is not the way to plan for the growth and future of...

Riverhead looks to make sidewalk dining permanent downtown and in Jamesport

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Sidewalk dining in downtown Riverhead and Jamesport hamlet will be made permanent and cost-free for restaurants, if the Riverhead Town Board adopts a code change under consideration.

Riverhead goes out to bid for demolition of buildings to make way for town square

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Riverhead Town is soliciting bids for the demolition of two buildings on Main Street to make way for the new town square. The board approved the bid notice during a special meeting today.

In planning downtown’s future, how should Riverhead deal with flooding? Town turns to Army Corps of Engineers for answers

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The Army Corps of Engineers gave a preliminary presentation to town officials and planners earlier this month on flooding possibilities and ways to deal with them.

Five-story building on Osborn Avenue moves forward

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A five-story mixed use building with 39 apartments proposed for Osborn Avenue and Court Street does not require further environmental review, as...

Aguiar: State Historic Preservation Office agrees to demolition of Main Street building

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Riverhead Town has reached an agreement with the New York State Historic Preservation Office to allow demolition of a historic building on East Main Street to make way for the planned town square, Supervisor Yvette Aguiar announced today.

BID eyes space in town-owned building on Main Street

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The Riverhead BID Management Association is interested in the vacant storefront next to Craft'd in a building the town recently acquired.

Virtual public meeting set on proposed town square design

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Riverhead Town will host a virtual public meeting with Urban Design Associates on Aug. 5, to update the community on the progress of the town square project and solicit additional public input.

Optimum to install infrastructure for Grangebel Park security cameras by July 30, town officials say

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Supervisor candidate Catherine Kent and council candidate Evelyn Hobson-Womack on Tuesday criticized the Aguiar administration for the pace of progress on a security camera program downtown, where cameras installed in Grangebel Park remain inoperable. Today, the supervisor revealed that internet provider Optimim/Altice says it will have the connection installed by July 30.
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