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Board members debate plan to give highway superintendent $20,000 pay raise to oversee town garage

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There was more debate among town board members than comment from the public during a public hearing yesterday on a proposal to increase the salary of the highway superintendent to compensate him for taking on responsibility for managing the town garage.

History is made in Riverhead: Jens-Smith sworn in as first woman town supervisor

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Jens-Smith called for unity, cooperation and perseverance in Riverhead Town government after she took the oath of office as Riverhead Town's 62nd supervisor, the first woman to hold the post in the town's 226-year history.

Riverhead Town department heads, managers get new three-year contracts

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Contracts approved by the town board last night, over Councilwoman Jodi Giglio's objection, give management employees roughly 2-percent wage increases for 2016, '17 and '18.

In unusual move, councilwoman takes a seat at the table with planning board and is asked to return to seat in...

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Councilwoman Jodi Giglio took an active role in planning board discussions Thursday, even seating herself at the table during the planning board meeting.

With funds coming to finish paving EPCAL bike path, disagreement over final location threatens to delay completion

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Riverhead Town has landed another $150,000 to help it complete a biking/hiking trail at the Calverton Enterprise Park, but what to do about an unpaved section of the trail remains in dispute.

Campaign finance report: County police union super-PAC spent $165,680 in failed effort to defeat Sean Walter

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The amount the L.I. Law Enforcement Foundation spent on the Riverhead supervisor’s race was nearly three times what it spent on any other race in this election year.

Riverhead Town pierces tax cap, nixing state property tax rebate checks for homeowners this fall

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Eligible homeowners in Riverhead Town would have received state rebate checks this fall equal to the 2015-2016 increases in county, town and school property taxes — had all taxing entities kept within the statutory tax levy limit.

Jodi Giglio, town supervisor candidate:11-day pre-general report

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Riverhead Town elections: 11-day pre-general campaign finance disclosure report from Jodi Giglio, town supervisor candidate.

Gloves come off early at supervisor’s debate in Calverton last night

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Things got hot pretty quickly after the candidates for town supervisor took the floor at last night’s candidates’ debate in Calverton.

Hot topics: From flyboarding to sewage treatment, solar power to clear-cutting trees, supe candidates sound off

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Supervisor Sean Walter and challengers Councilwoman Jodi Giglio and Anthony Coates answered questions on a range of environmental topics Monday night at a forum hosted by the New York League of Conservation Voters and the North Fork Environmental Council.
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