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Riverhead Planning Board

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

Planning board shifts time of evening meetings to 6 p.m.

The Riverhead Planning Board’s evening meetings, which take place on the first Thursday of the month at Riverhead Town Hall, will begin at 6 p.m. rather than 7 p.m., effective with its next meeting on Feb. 3.

Riverhead Planning Board has new chairperson

Joann Waski of Jamesport was appointed acting chairperson of the Riverhead Planning Board Tuesday.

Propane facility on Kroemer Avenue gains planning board approval after site plan revision

A proposal to develop a liquid propane storage and distribution facility on Kroemer Avenue in Riverhead gained preliminary site plan approval last week from the Riverhead Planning Board, which initially rejected the application, spurring a lawsuit by the applicant.

Riverhead Planning Board chairman announces retirement

Riverhead Planning Board Chairman Stan Carey has announced his retirement from the board, effective Nov. 30.