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Riverhead Planning Board

Battery energy storage system plan is presented to Planning Board, a move blasted by both Aguiar and Blass

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Supervisor Yvette Aguiar and former Councilwoman Barbara Blass both had harsh words for the planning department's handling of the application for a proposed 100-megawatt battery energy storage system for a site on Mill Road.

Aguiar nixes new Planning Board hearing on Elton Street site plan where gun shop and shooting range would open

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Supervisor Yvette Aguiar said in an interview this afternoon she directed the Planning Board not to hold a public hearing on the 680 Elton Street application until after the Town Board acts on a code regulating gun shops and shooting ranges.

Riverhead Planning Board hears comments on improvements to future site of Restaurant Depot

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A site plan application from the owners of the former Walmart shopping center slated for a Restaurant Depot store came before the Riverhead Planning Board for a public hearing Thursday night.

Elton St. firearms hearing tabled, intent for retail gun sales had not been disclosed & application to be amended, planner says;...

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Riverhead planner Greg Bergman said the planning department and planning board had not been initially aware that the applicant, Niosi Firearms, planned the retail sale of firearms at the 680 Elton Street site. The application will have to be amended, he said.

Planning board recap: PODS facility seeks to double in size, 641,000 sq. ft. logistics center plan on Middle Road aired, Islamic...

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The Riverhead Planning Board heard proposals for an expansion of a PODS warehouse and the construction of a 641,000-square-foot warehouse/ logistics facility in Calverton, and a revised plan for an Islamic center on Harrison Avenue at its May 19 meeting.

Public hearing to be held Thursday on scope of environmental review for 131-acre industrial subdivision on Route 25 in Calverton

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The Riverhead Planning Board will begin the environmental review process Thursday evening on a 131-acre industrial subdivision in Calverton, immediately west of Splish Splash Water Park.

Plan for four restaurants on corner of Route 58 and Mill Road set for hearing Thursday evening

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The planning board will hold a public hearing Thursday on the Long Island Cauliflower Association site plan application proposing four restaurant buildings, three with drive-thru windows, on the northwest corner of Route 58 and Mill Road. One will be occupied by a Chick-fil-A, another by a Jimmy John's and Dunkin'. Tenants for the other two buildings, one of which is a 200-seat sit-down restaurant, have not been announced.

Planners OK charter high school on Sound Ave., begin review of 131-acre industrial subdivision plan next to Splish Splash

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The planning board last week approved the site plan of the Riverhead Charter School high school on Sound Avenue, voted to require an environmental impact statement for a 131-acre industrial subdivision in Calverton and set a March 3 public hearing on a proposed drive-in restaurant and retail building on Rt. 58, just west of Osborn Avenue.

Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard again fails to gain planning board approval

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A proposed site plan for an expanded tasting room and other improvements at Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard failed for a second time to win approval from the Riverhead Planning Board in a 2-2 vote with one abstention last night.

Planners reconsider Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard’s application for new tasting room

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The Riverhead Planning Board is reconsidering a site plan it rejected in October in a 3-2 vote, now that one of the members who voted against approval has retired.
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