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Sean Walter

Plowing private roads: constituent service or unconstitutional expenditure?

Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter blasted Highway Superintendent George Woodson for telling residents the highway department will no longer plow private roads, which Walter says the town must continue to do.

Supervisor’s $91.5 M budget cuts spending, holds tax rate increase to under 1 percent

Supervisor's 2015 operating budget would increase the town tax levy by 2.08 percent over 2014, while the tax rate would raise by .58 percent.
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Walter: Riverhead is ‘getting stronger every day’

In his fifth "state of the town" speech since taking office in 2010, Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter struck three familiar themes: getting the...

The Friends of Sean Walter to host St. Patrick’s Day Fundraiser for Supervisor Sean Walter

The Friends of Sean Walter will be hosting a St. Patrick’s Day Fundraiser for Supervisor Sean Walter at Digger’s Ales N’ Eats Thursday, March...
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Riverhead town supervisor race: DeVito vs. Walter

Republican Sean Walter, 47, is seeking his third two-year term as town supervisor. He faces a challenge from Democrat Angela DeVito, 65, a...
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Walter campaign video has animal shelter fundraiser seeing red

Riverhead Move the Animal Shelter founder Denise Lucas is steaming mad about what she perceives as an attempt by Supervisor Sean Walter to...

Supervisor Sean Walter to hold campaign kickoff party


Campaign Kick Off Party for Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter

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Walter ally Coates: Election debacle ‘a complete rejection’ of town board’s governance


Embattled Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter, who has been at odds — often quite publicly — with members of the town board and the Riverhead Republican party leadership for most of his three years in office, has now sustained a shot to the bow by his closest ally, a man he considers a good personal friend, and paid political consultant.

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Walter’s concession speech: ‘A stunning defeat’ despite doing ‘everything possible’ to win


Video: Republican Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter, in his concession speech in the Jan. 15, special election, which Walter lost in landslide to Democratic Southold Councilman Al Kupski (see story) said he and his campaign volunteers "did everything possible" to win the election but came up short.

He called the loss "a stunning defeat."

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Walter, Krupski spar over party politics, role of county government in Riverhead debate


The two candidates seeking to succeed Ed Romaine as county legislator for the First Legislative District faced off in a debate last night at Martha Clara Vineyards in Riverhead.

Southold Councilman and Deputy Supervisor Al Krupski, a Democrat, and Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter, a Republican, fielded questions about land use and development, agriculture and farmland preservation, the role and structure of county government and what it takes to best represent the East End in the County Legislature.