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Court dismisses HK Ventures’ lawsuit against Riverhead Planning Board

by Jan 4, 2024
The court last month dismissed the developer’s lawsuit challenging the Riverhead Planning Board’s decision in April to incorporate the intersection improvement into its findings on the developer’s application. 

HK Ventures project granted preliminary site plan approval: Sept. 21 Planning Board wrap-up

by Sep 22, 2023
A proposed 412,000-square-foot light industrial park on Middle Country Road in Calverton gained preliminary site plan approval yesterday in a unanimous vote by the Riverhead Planning Board. 

Residents object to HK Ventures: Proposed industrial park will make Calverton’s traffic woes even worse, neighbors tell Planning Board

by Aug 4, 2023
Riverhead Charter School Superintendent Ray Ankrum was among the speakers who took the podium to object to the HK Ventures proposal for more than 412,000 square feet of industrial space on Route 25 in Calverton, which he said would make already-bad traffic conditions "a nightmare."

Riverhead Planning Board to hear comments on 412,000-square-foot industrial plan in Calverton Thursday evening

by Aug 2, 2023
HK Ventures' plan to build 412,000-square-feet of industrial space on a 30-acre site in Calverton will be the subject of a public hearing Thursday evening before the Riverhead Planning Board.

HK Ventures’ Calverton industrial park granted height variance providing additional building volume of 2.25 million cubic feet

by Jun 20, 2023
The Riverhead Zoning Board of Appeals granted permission for HK Ventures to construct warehouse buildings s 5 ½ feet taller than allowed by code, adding 2.25 million cubic feet to total building volume.

HK Ventures sues Planning Board over condition tying permits to state fixing Edwards Avenue intersection

by May 24, 2023
HK Ventures, the developer of a proposed 412,000-square-foot industrial park in Calverton, has sued the Riverhead Planning Board over a requirement that the State DOT must complete the reconstruction of the Edwards Avenue/Middle Country Road intersection before any town permits will be issued.

HK Ventures would ‘create a big, big, big problem’ without Edwards Avenue intersection fix: planners discuss traffic after state announces work...

by Apr 10, 2023
The State DOT plans to improve the Rt. 25 Edwards Avenue intersection by widening it and adding exclusive left-turn lanes at all approaches. But the state recently pushed back the start date for the project to next year, with anticipated completion in 2025.

Developer of major Calverton industrial complex modifies site plan as it nears end of town’s review and approval process

by Mar 10, 2023
HK Ventures has modified its proposal to reduce the extent of the variances it needs for its 412,659-square-foot industrial complex on a 30-acre site in Calverton.

A ‘high cube’ logistic center is not a traditional warehouse, but Riverhead is pretending it is. The consequences will be irreversible.

by Feb 26, 2023
Riverhead is assessing potential impacts of the proposed Riverhead Logistics Center, a 15-acre 'high-cube' warehouse, as if it’s a traditional storage facility, as opposed to a potential e-commerce fulfillment center — a dreadful mistake that could have irreversible consequences.

Public comment period begins for HK Ventures supplemental impact statement

by Dec 12, 2022
The supplemental impact statement discusses cumulative impacts of warehouse proposals on Edward Avenue/Route 25 intersection.
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