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Riverhead Planning Board

Planning board chairman wants more ‘solid’ information about water availability before approving new development

Citing questions surrounding the capacity of the Riverhead Water District to supply customers during peak demand periods, the planning board chairman said new development applications require increased scrutiny.

Better late than never? Riverhead makes delayed referral to county planners of its own subdivision map — which the town already...

The timing is unusual, in that the referral to the planning commission would typically have been made prior to the town planning board granting preliminary approval for the subdivision of land at the Calverton Enterprise Park.

Planning board scopes out extent of environmental review for proposed Calverton waste processing facility

The proposed facility will crush and screen asphalt and concrete on the 6.68-acre site on Middle Road. Planners outlined possible impacts of the proposal, which the applicant will have to analyze in an impact statement.

Planning board seeks public input on environmental review for proposed waste and recycling facility in Calverton

A proposed asphalt and concrete crushing and screening facility on Middle Road in Calverton will be the subject of a public “scoping session” at Thursday’s planning board meeting.

Polish Town stores, apartments get final approval from planning board

A two-story, mixed-use building proposed for the corner of Osborn Avenue and Pulaski Street gained final approval from the Riverhead Planning Board...

Polish Town apartments, PBMC oncology center approved by planning board

A two-story, mixed-use building with ground-floor retail shops and six second-floor apartments was approved for the vacant lot on the corner of Pulaski Street and Osborn Avenue. The iconic "Welcome to Polish Town" sign on will remain on the property. File photo: Denise Civiletti

Planning board OK’s sound wall at Stop & Shop, industrial subdivision, warehouse in Calverton

The planning board approved a site plan amendment for Stop & Shop on Route 58 providing for a sound wall and a fuel cell cogeneration unit.

Planning board OKs site plan revision for Hobby Lobby store on Route 58

Plans for a Hobby Lobby store on Route 58 in Riverhead got a green light from the Riverhead Planning Board on Thursday, which agreed to amend the Garsten Retail site plan to shrink the building size by about 3,000 square feet, making way for occupancy by a single tenant.

EPCAL subdivision gains preliminary approval from planning board

An eight-lot subdivision that will allow the Town of Riverhead Community Development Agency to sell 1,644 acres of vacant land at the Calverton Enterprise Park gained preliminary approval today from the Riverhead Planning Board.

Riverhead Islamic Center gains preliminary site plan approval from planning board

Highlights from the Riverhead Planning Board meeting of June 6, 2019.