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Town takes title to Main Street buildings for development of town square

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Riverhead buys three East Main Street buildings for $4.85 million, with plans to demolish two vacant buildings and renovate and expand the third.

Town square design virtual meeting set for Thursday evening

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Riverhead is holding a virtual public meeting Thursday evening, April 15 to gain input and insights for the proposed town square on East Main Street.

Public input session on Main Street town square design takes place tonight via Zoom

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The town plans to demolish two vacant buildings to create a green space connecting Main Street to the Peconic Riverfront across from the Suffolk Theater. Here's your chance to weigh in on what the town square should be like.

Riverhead launches community engagement website, seeking input for town square

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The town is asking for input in an online survey and on an interactive map. It is also hosting its first Zoom meeting about the town square on April 1 at 6 p.m.

Riverhead authorizes purchase of Main Street buildings to create a town square

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The town board on Tuesday authorized the purchase of two East Main Street buildings and a six-month option on a third, for the creation of a town square to connect Main Street to the riverfront. It also authorized borrowing of $5.5 million for the project.

Accolades for town square plan, pitch to save 1855 blacksmith shop: this week’s town board meeting wrap-up

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Riverhead’s plan to buy property in the center of its Main Street to create a town square received generally favorable response at...

A vision for the future of Main Street: what the planned town square might look like

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Check out these 19 architect's renderings showing possible versions of a town square connecting Main Street to the riverfront.

Riverhead Town strikes deal to buy three Main Street buildings for $4.85 million

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The town has negotiated the purchase of 117 East Main Street, and 121 East Main Street and a six-month option to purchase 127 East Main Street, according to a resolution to be taken up at Tuesday's Community Development Agency meeting.

Main Street to get a ‘heart transplant,’ supervisor says, unveiling plans for town square and new, expanded L.I. Science Center

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Plans for a riverfront town square in the heart of downtown adjoining a new and vastly expanded Long Island Science Center were rolled out today at the science centers temporary quarters in Summerwind Square.

Riverhead awarded $800,000 state grant for riverfront ‘town square’

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Riverhead Town hopes to acquire property on the south side of East Main Street to connect the street to the riverfront.
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