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Riverhead approves master developer for Railroad Avenue area redevelopment

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The town board on Tuesday voted unanimously to accept the recommendation of a committee it appointed last year to name RXR/Georgica Green Ventures as master developer for the transit-oriented redevelopment, which includes a town-owned, two-acre municipal parking lot located between the State Supreme Court building on Court Street and the railroad station.

Riverhead taps master developer for Railroad Avenue area redevelopment

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Riverhead officials have chosen a master developer for transit-oriented development whose plan aims to transform the long-blighted train station area into a pedestrian-friendly center with shops and apartments.

Downtown church members worry about construction impacts of new development

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How will a five-story building with 170 rental apartments on the former Sears site on East Main Street impact downtown Riverhead? Members of Riverhead's United Methodist Church worry that pile-driving for the new development will impact the historic church, which they say was damaged by construction of the apartment building going up next to the one that's now being proposed.

Family Community Life Center announces partnerships with Georgica Green and YMCA of Long Island

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Family Community Life Center has announced that Georgica Green Ventures will develop its planned rental apartments and a community center to be operated by the YMCA of Long Island.

‘We’re going to have a disaster’: Historic downtown church members ask town to halt apartment building construction

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Members of the Riverhead United Methodist Church on East Main Street say the driving of steel pilings for the Riverview Lofts apartment building is creating vibrations that are damaging the Civil War-era building. Town officials say any damage is not structural and the developer says the vibrations are not strong enough to cause damage. Photos and video.

Demolition begins to make way for Riverview Lofts workforce housing development in downtown Riverhead

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Demolition crews began tearing down the buildings on two properties along McDermott Avenue and Main Street where a five-story mixed-use building will be constructed.

After contentious debate, split board gives Riverview Lofts final site plan approval

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A pair of hearings on water and sewer district improvements yesterday afternoon turned into a lengthy debate on the Riverview Lofts proposal by Georgica Green Ventures, which gained final site plan approval by the Riverhead Town Board yesterday in a split vote.

Proposed tax breaks for three development projects draw questions, criticism at Riverhead IDA hearings

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Several residents spoke out at yesterday's IDA meeting against applications for tax breaks by the developers of three projects in Riverhead: a hotel on Route 58, a medical office on Ostrander Avenue and a mixed-use workforce housing development on East Main Street.

New workforce housing plan on East Main Street expands to the riverfront

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Georgica Green Ventures has signed a contract to buy the property south of the former Dinosaur Walk Museum along McDermott Avenue, expanding its development to include 130 rental apartments and a riverfront restaurant.

Walter: Downtown historic district designation threatens redevelopment of former Sears site with apartments, shops

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Riverhead supervisor says downtown historic district designation will prevent former Sears building from being razed to make way for five-story apartment building. Landmarks commission chairman says that's not accurate.
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