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Sound Avenue historic corridor

Riverhead Ciderhouse gets one last bite at the apple: Planning Board in 3-2 vote OKs already-built expansion, calling it final

by Jul 7, 2023
Planning Board members faced a lot of blowback from residents who packed the meeting room last night to demand the board reject the Ciderhouse's application to l egalize the already-built expansion.

Traffic consultants: Add two-way center turning lane on Sound Avenue to ease congestion

by Mar 29, 2022
The Town of Riverhead’s traffic planning consultants, hired in connection with the comprehensive plan update, have proposed widening Sound Avenue from about 28 feet to about 43 feet in order to create a two-way center turning lane and a five-foot bike lane on both sides of the roadway.

Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard again fails to gain planning board approval

by Feb 4, 2022
A proposed site plan for an expanded tasting room and other improvements at Baiting Hollow Farm Vineyard failed for a second time to win approval from the Riverhead Planning Board in a 2-2 vote with one abstention last night.

County closes on two major land preservation deals on Sound Avenue

by Jan 21, 2021
Suffolk County has preserved almost 140 acres of open space and farmland along the historic Sound Avenue corridor in Riverhead, County Legislator Al Krupski announced yesterday.