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Riverhead Town Board

Apartment building site plan approved, police union contracts extended: town board wrap-up

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The site plan for a four-story apartment building on East Main Street gained final approval from the town board Tuesday, as the prospect of relocating an existing historic house remains uncertain.
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Riverhead considers requiring owners to obtain updated C.O.s before selling property

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Property owners in Riverhead Town would be required to obtain an updated certificate of occupancy before selling or transferring their property, under a code revision being considered by the town board.

‘Micro apartments’ for Rt. 58? Aguiar to present concept to town board today

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Aguiar will ask the town board to consider allowing vacant retail spaces to be redeveloped with “micro” apartments, which she says would fill a need for a variety of household types without impacting the school district.

Public hearings on tap at today’s town board meeting

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Public hearings at today's town board meeting and instructions for watching/participating in the meeting. There will be no in-person attendance due to COVID restrictions.

Accolades for town square plan, pitch to save 1855 blacksmith shop: this week’s town board meeting wrap-up

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Riverhead’s plan to buy property in the center of its Main Street to create a town square received generally favorable response at...

No further environmental review for proposed four-story apartment building on Main Street

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A proposed apartment building on East Main Street cleared an important hurdle this week when the Riverhead Town Board gave the application...

Local officials discuss policing reform measures signed into law today by governor

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Following the governor's signing of the 'Say Their Names' reform agenda, Riverhead Supervisor Yvette Aguiar said, “We need to open lines of communication across the nation." A group is already forming in Riverhead to discuss issues of racial equality and justice the supervisor said.

Town board wrap-up: June 2

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Here's a rundown of the actions taken by the Riverhead Town Board at its meeting on June 2, 2020.

Town Board to allow live public comments during today’s meeting via Zoom

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For the first time since the coronavirus closed Riverhead Town Hall to the public and discontinued in-person public attendance at town meetings, the Riverhead Town Board will take live public comments via the Zoom conferencing platform during its meeting this afternoon at 2 o'clock.

Riverhead council members call for more board meetings, better communication

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Members of the Riverhead Town Board are calling on the town supervisor to hold regular board meetings and improve communication with the board and the public.
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