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Riverside revitalization

Riverhead Town, school district officials raise concerns about Riverside redevelopment plan

by Dec 15, 2023
Riverhead's Economic Development and Planning Administrator Dawn Thomas called on the Town of Southampton to reopen review of the Riverside Revitalization Action Plan, adopted in 2015.

Schumer delivers $5 million for Riverside sewage treatment plant in federal omnibus spending law

by Dec 30, 2022
The $5 million appropriation is targeted for construction of the sewage treatment plant, which will cost an estimated $20 million to build. Covering the cost of construction with grants is crucial, Southampton Supervisor Jay Schneiderman said.

In response to 7-Eleven proposal, community group seeks moratorium

by Mar 23, 2021
Worried about the impacts of a proposed 7-Eleven gas gas station and convenience store on the Riverside Revitalization Action Plan, residents ask the Town of Southampton for a one-year moratorium on new gas stations and related uses in the Riverside hamlet center.

Gas station and convenience store proposal clashes with vision for Riverside revitalization

by Mar 17, 2021
A proposal to build a new gas station and convenience store on the Riverside roundabout met with skepticism from Southampton Planning Board members last week and faces stiff opposition from the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association.

Developers of proposed ‘Grangebel Hotel’ make new pitch for sewer plant hookup

by Mar 21, 2019
The owners of the Peconic Paddler site on Peconic Avenue, who plan to eventually build a 100-room hotel there, pitched a two-phase plan to the Riverhead Town Board today, hoping to gain its blessing for a limited sewer district hookup.

Riverside-Flanders residents weigh in on Maritime Trail Park design

by Sep 14, 2018
Local residents came together to give input on the design of concept plans for the 14-acre Suffolk county-owned park along the Peconic River in Riverside.

Old diner razed to make way for new construction in Riverside

by Jul 24, 2018
The long-vacant derelict building — once the site of a busy diner and before that, a Howard Johnson's restaurant — is being demolished today to make way for offices and future apartments.

Developers of ‘Grangebel Hotel’ seek Riverhead sewer district hookup

by Jun 14, 2018
A 100-room boutique hotel planned for Peconic Avenue on the former Peconic Paddler site needs a temporary sewer hookup from Riverhead until Southampton's planned sewage treatment plant comes online in approximately June 2020.

Riverside roundabout project set to get underway again on Monday

by Mar 3, 2018
Contractors will begin working on drainage installation in the vicinity of Woodhull Avenue and eastbound County Road 94/Nugent Drive, according to the resident engineer on the project.

Riverside traffic circle reconstruction project begins

by May 31, 2017
County and town officials were joined by civic leaders and community members for a ceremonial groundbreaking at the traffic circle Tuesday morning.