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In Southampton, supervisor-elect Jay Schneiderman’s plans for unity, respect — and novel affordable housing concept

The deputy presiding officer of the Suffolk County Legislature will change hats in January and don a cap he's worn before: town supervisor. He's got ambitious plans, including a unique town program to create affordable apartments in existing homes.

WaterFire plan gets unanimous support of Southampton Town Board

Plans to bring WaterFire to the Peconic River got the unanimous support of the Southampton Town Board last week with a resolution in support of working collaboratively on the project with the Town of Riverhead.