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Former Town Hall, future site of Riverhead Justice Court, dedicated in memory of Judge Allen Smith

by Oct 25, 2023
The Riverhead Town Board dedicated the future site of the town’s new justice court to the late Judge Allen Smith in a ceremony of tears and laughter on Tuesday.

Riverhead officials celebrate opening of the new Town Hall on West Second Street

by Oct 4, 2023
Riverhead Town officials unveiled the new Town Hall on West Second Street today, christening it with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and party attended by more than 100 people. 

Riverhead Town government offices moving into new Town Hall on West Second Street this week

by Sep 25, 2023
Riverhead Town government offices are moving into the new Town Hall at 4 West Second St. this week. The current Town Hall will be open on a limited basis. Residents should call ahead if they need to transact business in person.

Riverhead Town strikes deal with PBMC to buy hospital’s downtown campus for town offices

by Jul 27, 2022
The Town of Riverhead and Peconic Bay Medical Center have reached a tentative deal for the town to buy the property of the hospital’s Second Street campus for a new Town Hall and other offices.

Once again, Riverhead Town is a poster child for ‘how not to’ do something

by Jun 1, 2022
Opinion: The very long saga of the town’s “space problems” is a classic example of how not to plan and execute capital improvements if you happen to be the governing body of a growing municipality.

Kmart municipal complex nixed, town goes back to the drawing board with justice court safety concerns ‘first and foremost’

by Oct 18, 2021
The town board has nixed the plan to move town facilities to the Kmart building. With safety and security concerns over the town justice court "first and foremost," more ideas for construction and renovation are discussed.

Telephone town hall participants ‘very focused’ on the Affordable Care Act, Zeldin aide says

by Feb 27, 2017
Health care was the top issue for participants in Rep. Lee Zeldin's telephone town hall last week, according to the results of a poll question released by the congressman's office. The results of the four other poll questions will not be made public, Zeldin's spokesperson said today.

Yes, Zeldin should hold a town hall, but it shouldn’t be a public flogging

by Feb 26, 2017
It's never easy to face unhappy constituents. But there's no venue for dialogue other than a 'town hall' meeting.