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Town Board will vote on $20 million purchase of PBMC’s downtown campus for new town offices

The Riverhead Town Board will vote next week to authorize the purchase of Peconic Bay Medical Center's downtown campus on West Second Street. It will authorize bonds of $20 million to finance the purchase and another $1.5 million to make improvements to the hospital’s three-story administrative office building for use as a new Town Hall. 

As Russia invades Ukraine, Riverhead community plans rally for peace Monday at Town Hall

Riverhead’s Ukrainian community will rally at Riverhead Town Hall on Monday at noon to oppose Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The rally is being organized by St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church in Riverhead,

Riverhead Town hires economic development consultant to assist with three projects

Riverhead Town has hired the nonprofit National Development Council for technical assistance on three projects, including a transit-oriented development project planned for the Court Street parking lot, the development of a the Main Street town square and the potential lease of the former Kmart building for a municipal complex.

As COVID restrictions are eased statewide, the wall comes down at Riverhead Town Hall

Asked if the removal of the wall means members of the public can attend town hall meetings in person, Riverhead Supervisor Yvette Aguiar said the public has not been prohibited from attending those meetings in person. The town's emergency orders and meeting notices say otherwise.

Kent: Town Hall should be open and residents welcomed and listened to

Town Hall belongs to the community, and everyone deserves a say in what happens in and to our town. Guest column by Councilwoman Catherine Kent

Riverhead Town eyes vacant Kmart building on Route 58 for municipal complex

Riverhead Town officials are considering leasing the vacant 106,000-square-foot former Kmart building on Route 58 for use as a municipal complex. The town would consolidate most departments in one location.

Riverhead remembers the victims and survivors of COVID-19

“We gather in Riverhead today as so many others gather around the nation to take the time to pause and reflect on the devastating impacts of COVID-19.”

Town board will vote to select Giglio’s successor, supervisor says

The town board will appoint someone to serve out the balance of Councilwoman Jodi Giglio's term. Giglio was elected to the State Assembly and takes office Jan. 1.

Second-half property taxes are due June 1: Here’s how to pay your bill

While Riverhead Town Hall remains closed to the public, there are several ways to make payments,Riverhead Receiver of Taxes Laurie Zaneski said.

Riverhead Town builds a wall to keep out coronavirus

Riverhead officials erected a temporary wall at town hall’s main entrance to prevent access to the building by members of the public.