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Town board wrap: New alcohol policy, farm stand laws and mega-drone company coming to EPCAL

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A town alcohol policy was adopted yesterday, prohibiting alcohol at all events geared toward youth. The board also approved two controversial farm stand laws.

All juiced up and nowhere to go: Solar farms may connect to power grid by way of new PSEG substation at...

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PSEG, in need of capacity for connecting the large solar farms being developed in Calverton to its power grid, is talking with Riverhead officials about building a crucial substation in the EPCAL "Energy Park."

Planning board gives ‘non-binding’ OK to EPCAL subdivision conceptual plan

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Despite members still having lots of questions about the unusual plan, novel zoning concept and out-of-the-ordinary process, the Riverhead Planning Board last night gave its "non-binding" blessing to a concept plan for the subdivision of 2,234 town-owned acres in the Enterprise Park at Calverton

After town board contract delay, Pataki consulting firm decides against working for Riverhead Town on EPCAL site

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The firm headed by former Gov. George Pataki, who is now exploring a run for the White House, has informed Riverhead "they decline to work with the town," according to Supervisor Sean Walter, who pushed for the deal. On Feb. 18, a three-member majority of the town board tabled a resolution authorizing an agreement with the NYC consulting firm, amid concerns about commission fees and lack of time to fully review the document.

Paraglider pilot crashes over EPCAL and breaks both femurs, airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital

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A Shirley man flying a single occupancy paraglider crashed to the ground near EPCAL's inactive runway Sunday morning.

LIPA chooses four Calverton solar proposals, including one at EPCAL, among all-solar array of 11 projects

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Riverhead Town will see rental revenues of more than a half-million dollars annually in a land lease or several million dollars in a sale in connection with a solar power plant proposal for the Calverton Enterprise Park selected by LIPA today.

Riverhead to pursue EPCAL contract with Pataki-Cahill Group; deal blasted by supervisor’s former adviser

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The Riverhead Town Board has agreed to hammer out a contract with a New York City consulting firm headed by former governor George Pataki...
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High-powered real estate, business firms interested in EPCAL, Walter says

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An international real estate & business development firm & a company founded by former Gov. George Pataki are interested in marketing the EPCAL site and will meet with the Riverhead Town Board Thursday, Oct. 16.
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