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Posted on: June 27, 2018

Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman was given an award for his support to the Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center at their annual event on Saturday June 23, 2018

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Ribbon Cutting for New Playground at Good Ground Park

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Children joined Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman to cut the ribbon for a new playground at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays. Thanks to a generous $50,000 donation by Douglas Elliman Real Estate a new playground for children ages 5-11...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Southampton Town Receives Sizable EPA Grant To Help Clean Up Brownfields In Riverside

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The Town of Southampton is one of two areas on Long Island and among 144 communities nationally selected for Brownfields Environmental Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund, and Cleanup Grants. The grant totaling $265,000 will provide the Town with funding for ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2018

Southampton Town Begins Accepting Applications For The CPF Water Quality Improvement Projects

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The Town of Southampton will accept applications for the CPF Water Quality Improvement Projects through July 13, 2018.  Applicants should visit the Town website at www.southamptontownny.gov/WQIPP to download the application.  There is al...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Great Turnout For The Annual Youth Bureau Job Fair

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More than 60 young job seekers got a head start on available summer jobs on the East End of Long Island when they participated in the summer job and internship fair at Southampton Town Hall on Friday April 20, 2018. 36 employers were on hand to recruit ne...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Southampton Town Calls On Residents and Visitors to Donate Old Phones for Local Charities

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The public is invited to drop off old cell phones at two locations in the Town of Southampton to turn them into 911 phones for senior citizen centers and battered women’s shelters. 

The Town is launching the drive through “Secu...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Southampton Town Electric And Hybrid Car Expo To Celebrate 2018 Earth Day Was A Big Success

Hundreds of people marked Earth Day at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays to take a close look at some hot cars for a cooler tomorrow!  A dazzling display of environmentally friendly vehicles were featured in the Electric and Hybrid Car Expo on Sat...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Southampton Town Aquatics & Recreation, Inc. (STAR)

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On May 1st at 7:00 p.m. in Southampton Town Hall’s auditorium, Southampton Town Aquatics & Recreation, Inc. (STAR) will host a public forum on the aquatics center that they are proposing to build on town owned land.  STAR is a priva...

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Community News
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Superstorm Sandy Review Task Force

SUPERSTORM SANDY REVIEW TASK FORCE

Members of the Suffolk County Superstorm Sandy Review Task Force held a public hearing at Southampton Town Hall to hear from residents affected by the storm 6 years ago.  The Task Force is working on recommendations to the County on how to better...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Scalera Brings 2nd “AGZA Green Zone” to Town Hall with Ribbon Cutting & Equipment Demonstration Day

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THURSDAY, APRIL 19th  Scalera Brings 2nd “AGZA Green Zone” to Southampton Town Hall with Ribbon Cutting and Equipment Demonstration Day    

WHAT: Councilwoman Christine Scalera will be joined by the Towns Parks Departmen...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force holds Public Forum at Southampton High School

April 12, 2018 Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force-COLLAGE

Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini was the featured speaker at a public forum sponsored by the Southampton Town Task Force at Southampton High School April 11, 2018.  The Task Force next hosts a candle light vigil on May 12th from 7 to 9pm...

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Southampton Police will be participating in the Distracted Driving Awareness Week April 12-April 16

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The Southampton Town police department will be participating in the Distracted Driving Awareness Week from April 12-April 16.  The initiative is run through The Governors Traffic Safety Committee and officers will be out addressing and educating ...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Southampton Town Electric and Hybrid Car Show at Good Ground Park

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Celebrate Earth Day with an up close look at some hot cars for a cooler tomorrow when the electric and hybrid car show comes to Town.  Southampton Town will host the Electric and Hybrid Car Expo on Saturday April 21st from 12noon to 4pm at Good G...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Southampton Town Receives $1 Million Dollar Grant From The State To Help Revitalize Riverside

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PRESS RELEASE: March 27, 2018Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743The Town of Southampton was awarded $1,000,000.00 as part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Restore New York Communities Initiative to help revitalize Riverside.  The State annou...

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Flanders / Riverside / Northampton Community News
Posted on: March 26, 2018

The Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force - Youth Forum Part II

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The Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force held another Youth Forum on Friday March 23rd at the Greek Orthodox Church.  Students worked on suggestions for the “Prevention” sub-committee to submit in its final report to t...

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Southampton Opioid Addiction Task Force Community News
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Town Board Work Session at Hampton Bays Fire Department Sub-Station

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The Southampton Town Board held a work session at the Hampton Bays Fire Department sub-station on Ponquogue Avenue on March 22, 2018.  The topics included updates on many projects related to Hampton Bays.

Visit the  Southampton Town Citiz...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Southampton Town Board Approves Plans For Improvements To Several Town Parks

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March 15, 2018Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743Just in time for the summer season, the Southampton Town Parks and Recreation Department is planning some improvements to several parks and beaches to expand recreational activities for resid...

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Parks & Recreation Dept Community News
Posted on: March 7, 2018

New Workforce Housing Lottery Attracts More Than 200 Applicants

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PRESS RELEASEMarch 07, 2018

Two lucky winners will soon have the chance of obtaining the American dream in a new Housing Lottery offered by the Town of Southampton. Letters were sent to 252 applicants to notify them that they have qualified for a lottery f...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

North Sea Beach Colony Property Owners Approve Coastal Erosion District

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PRESS RELEASEMarch 5, 2018By an overwhelming majority, residents of the North Sea Beach Colony voted Saturday March 3rd to begin taxing themselves to replenish their disappearing beach.  By a vote of 65 to 14, homeowners will tax thems...

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Community News
Posted on: March 2, 2018

SOUTHAMPTON TOWN ISSUES COASTAL HAZARD ADVISORY

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The Supervisor of the Town of Southampton is issuing a Coastal Hazard Advisory in light of the prevailing and predicted weather for the next two days.   The National Weather Service has issued a coastal storm warning for all of Suffolk County inc...

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Community News
Posted on: February 15, 2018

Southampton Town Board Salutes Four New Police Officers

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PRESS RELEASE:  February 15, 2018

The Southampton Town Board welcomed four new Police Officers to the Force at a work session Thursday February 15, 2018.  Three part-time officers were elevated to full time status.  They include ...

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Southampton Town Police Department Community News
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Standing Room Only at Southampton Town’s Opioid Addiction Task Force Medical Forum

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Approximately 150 people packed the Task Force Medical Forum at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital's Parrish Hall on February 08, 2018. Some in attendance told the Treatment sub-committee more beds are needed at Treatment Care Residences to help the growing...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Water Quality Testing of Private Wells in Area of Old Country Road in Westhampton

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has identified two chemicals known as PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonate) and PFOA (perfluorooctanoic acid) as emerging contaminants. These chemicals are part of a class of chemicals known as perfluoroalkyl su...

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FACT SHEET - Drinking Water Community News
Posted on: January 17, 2018

Opioid Addiction Task Force holds “Youth Forum” at the “Greek Orthodox Church of the Hamptons”

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About thirty students from 5 schools participated in a “Youth Forum” to help the Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force find solutions to the opioid epidemic.  Students participated in a “World Café&...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Southampton Town Begins Warning Property Owners of Strategic Code Enforcement Operations

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PRESS RELEASEJanuary 19, 2018Contact: Connie Conway  (631) 702-1743

As part of the newly launched strategic enforcement efforts, Southampton has created a “compliance through education” component to that program.

Letters are now...

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Code Enforcement Community News
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Supervisor Jay Schneiderman Appointed Chair of East End Supervisors & Mayors Association

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 16, 2018

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has been appointed by his fellow Supervisors and Mayors to be the Chair the East End Supervisors and Mayors Association (EESMA), taking over the function from former Shelter...

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Jay Schneiderman, Supervisor Community News
Posted on: January 17, 2018

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES GROUND BREAKING OF $30 MILLION AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN SUFFOLK CO

For Immediate Release: 1/16/2018GOVERNOR ANDREW M. CUOMO

GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES GROUND BREAKING OF $30 MILLION AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN SUFFOLK COUNTYConstruction Begins on 66 Mixed-Income Rental Apartments with Access to Public Transit in Town ...

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Community News
Posted on: December 18, 2017

SOUTHAMPTON TOWN BREAKS GROUND FOR OLD PONQUOGUE BRIDGE PUBLIC ACCESS RENOVATIONS

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Posted on: December 18, 2017

GROUNDBREAKING FOR SOUTHAMPTON WORKFORCE HOUSING LOTTERY

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Landmarks Maintenance Award Applications Due December 29

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECouncilman John Bouvier (LHDB Liaison)(631) 287-5745

December 11, 2017                              ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Southampton Conducts Second Strategic Code Enforcement Sweep

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PRESS RELEASENovember 27, 2017The Town of Southampton Public Safety Division conducted a comprehensive code enforcement sweep in the Flanders/Riverside communities on Friday November 17, 2017.  Last month, the Public Safety Division conducted a s...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

“IT HITS HOME” Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force

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More than 200 people filled the Hampton Bays High School Auditorium on November 15, 2017 for a public forum held by the Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force.  Members of the audience told the Task Force a...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

SOUTHAMPTON HOUSING AUTHORITY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING

SOUTHAMPTON HOUSING AUTHORITY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS SPECIAL MEETING

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT, the Southampton Housing Authority Board of Directors will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 5:30pm.

Meeting will be held at Lower Level Confere...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Southampton Town Police Department Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

Saturday, October 28 at 3 Different Locations:

Hampton Bays Community Center: 25 Ponquogue Ave., Hampton Bays

Flanders Community Center: 655 Flanders Rd., Flanders

Bridgehampton Police...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Stanton Anderson Band & Gene Casey and the Lone Sharks

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Nearly 500 people, the largest summer audience, turned out
for a double header concert at Good Ground Park on Thursday August 24,2017.  The “Stanton Anderson Band” rocked
the park with some of their hard driving hits to the delight o...

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Posted on: August 23, 2017

New York LT. Governor Takes Walking Tour Of Hampton Bays

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PRESS RELEASE: August 22, 2017

Contact: Supervisor’s office

(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

New York Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul took a walking tour of Good Ground Park, Hampton Bays, Main Street and visited the Lyzon Hat Shop on Monday August 21st to r...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Mambo Loco at Good Ground Park on Sunday August 20, 2017

Sunday August 20, 2017.

The crowd was on its feet and dancing to the music Mambo Loco at Good Ground Park on Sunday August 20, 2017

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Molly Brown and Randy Jackson at Good Ground Park Thursday August 17, 2017

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There was a little bit country and a lot of Rock n’ roll at Good Ground Park Thursday August 17, 2017 when Molly Brown belted out her country hits and Randy Jackson rocked the park with some of the classics! 

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Southampton Town Board Seeks To Strengthen Code Enforcement

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PRESS RELEASEAugust 14, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

Southampton Town is tapping a seasoned law enforcement official to take charge of Code Enforcement.  Steven Troyd, a 28-year law enforcement veteran of ...

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Community News
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Southampton Town Seeks To Join Suit With Brookhaven Town Against PSEG Long Island

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PRESS RELEASEAugust 14, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

The Town of Southampton seeks to join the lawsuit brought against PSEG Long Island by the Town of Brookhaven for erecting 79-foot-tall poles in a rural pristine section of...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

"THE NANCY ATLAS PROJECT” PLAYS GOOD GROUND PARK IN HAMPTON BAYS

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Alternative Waste Water Treatment Systems For New Construction In Environmentally Sensitive Areas

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At its July 25th meeting, the Town Board approved an amendment to the Building Code requiring new septic systems for new construction in targeted areas in the Town beginning September 01, 2017.  An Innovative and Alternative On-Site Wastewater Tr...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Southampton Town Swears In Two Female Police Officers

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PRESS RELEASEJuly 24, 2017

Contact: Supervisor’s office

(631) 283-6055, Connie Conway

The Town of Southampton now has two new female police officers among its ranks.  Police officers Erica Moncada and Katie White were sworn in by Southampton Town Cl...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Southampton Town Accepts Donation From Southampton Hospital For Good Ground Park Amphitheater

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PRESS RELEASE

July 27, 2016

Contact: Supervisor’s office

(631) 283-6055, Connie Conway

The Southampton Town Board accepted a generous offer by Southampton Hospital to help fund the maintenance and special events schedule at the Good Ground Park amphitheater i...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Rock’n Good Ground Park

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PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: PETER STRECKER (631) 702-2425

    

Rock’n Good Ground Park

 On Friday, July 21st the Southampton Youth Bureau sponsored their summer youth concert at Southampton Town’s new amphit...Read on...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Town Opens New Shellfish Nursery At Tiana Bayside

Town Opens New Shellfish Nursery At Tiana Bayside

PRESS RELEASE: June 28, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

The Town of Southampton in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County’s Marine Program (CCE) unveiled its new center for marine e...

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Photo Gallery Slideshow Community News
Posted on: June 15, 2017

Scalera Brings “Green Zone” to the East Quogue Village Green

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For Immediate Release:

DATE: June 13, 2017

CONTACT:  Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera

PHONE: (631) 287-5745

Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera will be joined by local officials, residents and environmental organizations to celebrate the...

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Posted on: June 10, 2017

Good Ground Park, Hampton Bays Opens

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PRESS RELEASE:  June 13, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

Good Ground Park officially opened on Saturday, June 10th to great applause.  In the morning, Children were treated to a performance by the We...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Third Party billing informational meeting for Flanders/Northampton Ambulance

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Third Party billing informational meeting for Flanders/Northampton Ambulance

More than 50 people attended an informational meeting by the Flanders/Northampton Volunteer Ambulance Company before the Southampton Town Board in Flanders. The Ambulance Company ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Moody’s Affirms Southampton Town’s Strong Financial Management

Contact: Frank Zappone, Deputy SupervisorFebruary 6, 2017

Moody’s Affirms  Southampton Town’s Strong Financial Management

Moody’s, in its investor report dated February 6, 2017, affirmed the Town’s AAA, the h...

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Community News
Posted on: January 24, 2017

Southampton Town Weathers Nor’easter With Little Damage

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PRESS RELEASEJanuary 24, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

Southampton Town Weathers Nor’easter With Little Damage

The Town of Southampton suffered minimal impact from last night’s Nor’easte...

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Community News
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Public Invited To Attend Meeting About Survey Results For Hampton Bays Future Design

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PRESS RELEASEJanuary 10, 2017Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

Public Invited To Attend Meeting About Survey Results For Hampton Bays Future Design

The public is invited to participate in a meeting to present the results of ...

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Community News
Posted on: November 23, 2016

Public Input Invited For Survey For Hampton Bays Future Design

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PRESS RELEASE November 23, 2016Contact: Supervisor’s office(631) 283-6055 Connie Conway 

PUBLIC INPUT INVITED FOR SURVEY FOR HAMPTON BAYS FUTURE DESIGN

 

The public is invited to participate in a survey on the Town of Sou...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Southampton Town Board Approves 2017 Budget

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November 18, 2016

Contact: Supervisor’s office

Connie Conway, (631) 283-6055

Southampton Town Board Approves 2017 Budget

The Southampton Town Board approved the 2017, $94.7 million budget that reduces the propert...

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Community News
Posted on: November 4, 2016

Town Will Hold A Public Meeting On The Future Design Of The Hampton Bays Business District

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PRESS RELEASE November 04, 2016 Contact: Supervisor’s office (631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

SOUTHAMPTON TOWN WILL HOLD A PUBLIC MEETING ON THE FUTURE DESIGN OF THE HAMPTON BAYS BUSINESS DISTRICT

The public is invited to attend an i...

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Town Will Hold A Second Public Meeting On The Future Design Of The Ponquogue Beach Pavilion

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November 04, 2016
Contact: Supervisor’s office (631) 283-6055 Connie Conway                           

Southampton Town Will Hold A Second Public Meeting On The Future Design Of Th...

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Posted on: November 4, 2016

Southampton Town Introduces New ePermits

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PRESS RELEASE                                                           November 2, 2016 Contact: Supervisor’s office (631) 283-6055 Connie Conway

Southampton Town Introduces New ePermits

The Town of Southampton has developed an online applicat...

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

Southampton Holds First Regular Town Board Meeting Outside Of Town Hall

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PRESS RELEASEOctober 19, 2016 Contact: Supervisor’s office (631) 283-6055 Connie Conway                           

Southampton Holds First Regular Town Board Meeting Outside Of Town Hall

 The Southampton Town Board will hold its first r...

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Community News
Posted on: October 21, 2016

Southampton Town Receives “Zombie” Grant

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PRESS RELEASE

October 21, 2016 Contact: Supervisor’s office (631) 283-6055 Connie Conway                           

SOUTHAMPTON TOWN RECEIVES “ZOMBIE” GRANT

The Town of Southampton is pleased to announce it will receive a sizab...

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Community News
Posted on: October 11, 2016

Southampton Town Sets Public Hearing Dates For The Preliminary 2017 Budget

PRESS RELEASE: October 11, 2016
Contact: Supervisor’s Office Connie Conway (631) 283-6055

Southampton Town Sets Public Hearing Dates For The Preliminary 2017 Budget

The Southampton Town Board will hold two public hearings on the preliminary 2017 bu...

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2017 Budgets Community News
Posted on: August 29, 2016

Beachcomber Beach Clean-Up Contest

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"On Saturday August 27th at Ponquogue Beach in Hampton Bays, Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera and  BEACH Magazine sponsored The Annual Kids Beachcomber Beach Clean-Up Contest for children of all ages. Prizes from Hamptons T...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Town Installs Two Speed Display Units On Ponquogue Ave. For “Schools Open” Safety Campaign

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PRESS RELEASE - Aug. 19, 2016Town of Southampton – Office of Supervisor Jay Schneiderman
Contact: Connie Conway (631) 283-6055

Town Installs Two Speed Display Units On Ponquogue Ave.
For “Schools Open” Safety Campaign

Drivers are being reminded ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2016

Changes to Chapter 111, Subject of Public Hearing at Tuesday’s Town Board Meeting, to be Withdrawn

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 8, 2016

Changes to Chapter 111, Subject of Public Hearing at Tuesday’s Town Board Meeting, to be Withdrawn

Councilwoman Julie Lofstad, legislation sponsor, wishes to advise the public regarding revisions to Town Code C...

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Community News
Posted on: June 23, 2016

Town of Southampton’s Credit Rating increased by Moody’s to highest level.

Town of Southampton’s Credit Rating increased by Moody’s to highest level.

 

The Town of Southampton received a credit upgrade to the highest level today.  Moody’s Investors Service joins Standard & Poor’s in rating Southampton as AAA.  The review wa...

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Community News
Posted on: May 31, 2016

Town Officials Kick Off Spring with Series of Green Events

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Town Officials Kick Off Spring
with Series of
Green Events

            A series of environmental initiatives undertaken by Councilwoman Christine Scalera, including the Flanders Community Garden, East Quogue Green Zone, Gotcha Rides, the Great East...

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

Southampton Town website features new page for “Community Projects”

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 26, 2016

Southampton Town website features new page for “Community Projects”.

The Town of Southampton website now features a page that will help visitors to the site follow the progress of several ongoing...

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Posted on: May 26, 2016

Southampton Town Announces Parking Violations Amnesty Program for parking tickets

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 24, 2016

Southampton Town AnnouncesParking Violations Amnesty Program for parking tickets

Beginning June 1st and running through July 31st, parking violators will be allowed to pay delinquent parking violation fees with ...

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Community News
Posted on: May 20, 2016

The Politics of Softball: Youth Board vs. Southampton Town Board Softball Challenge!

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The Politics of Softball Youth Board vs. Southampton Town Board Softball Challenge!

On Saturday, June 18th the Southampton Town Board will compete against the Southampton Youth Board in a friendly game of Softbal...

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Community News
Posted on: May 13, 2016

Southampton Town granted hearing on Sand Land Corporation compliance.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 13, 2016 Town of Southampton – Office of Supervisor Jay Schneiderman

Southampton Town granted hearing on Sandland Corporation compliance.

Southampton Town has been granted a court hearing on June 3rd to impose an immediate res...

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Community News
Posted on: May 12, 2016

Suffolk County Mosquito Action Day - May 14th

Suffolk County Mosquito Action Day

May 14th is Suffolk County Zika Action Day

Together we can reduce the numbers of mosquitoes in our communities & stay informed to prevent the spread of the Zika virus. On May 14th, post a photo of what you & your family are doing to reduce mosqu...

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Posted on: January 20, 2016

Message From The Supervisor

Jay Schneiderman

MESSAGE FROM THE SUPERVISOR

It is my honor to serve as Southampton Town Supervisor.  Southampton is a vibrant community of year-round and seasonal residents and businesses, inhabiting in many distinct but interrelated hamlet and village centers...

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Posted on: January 6, 2016

Jay Schneiderman Sworn in as Southampton Town Supervisor Tuesday, January 5, 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman was sworn in today in Southampton Town Hall before a standing room only crowd. The ceremony, held at noon, began with bag pipers entering the Town board room. The Rev. Michael F. Smi...Read on...

Community News
Posted on: October 13, 2015

Good Ground Park Project Named Regional Priority by LI Regional Economic Development Council

October 13, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE

Good Ground Park Project in Hampton Bays Named
Regional Priority by Long Island Regional Economic Development Council

The Town of Southampton’s Good Ground Park Gateway Project has been named a ...

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Posted on: July 28, 2015

NEW YORK STATE ADOPTS EMERGENCY RULE REGARDING CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS IN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 28, 2015

NEW YORK STATE ADOPTS EMERGENCY RULE REGARDING
CARBON MONOXIDE ALARMS IN COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS

 

The Town of Southampton alerts property and business owners that effective July 27, 2015 New York State has adopted ...

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Community News
Posted on: June 12, 2015

Electronic Signs Warn Motorists

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Department of Municipal Works Intermodal Transportation & Traffic Safety Division 116 Hampton Road Southampton, NY 11968

Christine Fetten, P.E. Director of Municipal Works

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Posted on: June 12, 2015

Town Launches “Operation Medicine Cabinet- Senior Safety Days”

June 11, 2015
FOR IMMIDIATE RELEASE Contact: Councilwoman Bridget Fleming
(631) 287-5745

Town Launches “Operation Medicine Cabinet- Senior Safety Days”

In conjunction with the Town’s Senior Services Program, Councilwoman Bridget Fleming, w...Read on...

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Posted on: June 9, 2015

Towns “Operation Medicine Cabinet-Senior Safety Days” to begin Thursday June 11th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 9, 2015Contact: Councilwoman Bridget Fleming
(631) 287-5745

ALERT- MEDIA ADVISORY
ATTN: NEWS EDITORS, ENVIRONMENTAL, COMMUNITY, EDUCATION

Towns “Operation Medicine Cabinet-Senior Safety Days” to begin Thursd...Read on...

Community News
Posted on: June 9, 2015

Town to Discontinue Pursuit of a Garbage District in Flanders, Riverside & Northampton Communities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Date: June 9, 2015
Contact: Councilman Brad Bender(631) 287-5745

Town to Discontinue Pursuit of a Garbage District in the
Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Communities

After considering a proposal to establish ...Read on...

Community News
Posted on: May 21, 2015

Gravestone Preservation Workshop - Old Southampton Burying Ground

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Public Service Announcement
DATE:
May 21, 2015CONTACT: Sundy A. Schermeyer, Town ClerkPHONE: (631) 287-5740

Gravestone Preservation WorkshopOld Southampton Burying Ground
205 Little Plains RoadSouthampton, New York

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Community News
Posted on: May 13, 2015

NYSDOT Route 24/Flanders Road Paving Project in Flanders Set to Resume May 14, Town of Southampton

Contact: Eileen Peters, (631) 952-6632
Release Date: May 08, 2015

Travel lane Shifts Will Minimize Impact on Motorists and Residents

The New York State Department of Transportation’s $5.2 Million project to repave seven miles of NY Route 24/Flande...Read on...

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Posted on: May 11, 2015

Town Launches New Police, Fire and EMS Computer-Aided Dispatch System

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 11, 2015

Town Launches New Police, Fire and EMS Computer-Aided Dispatch System

The Town of Southampton has launched a new state-of-the-art Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) and information system, a major step in the Town&...

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Community News
Posted on: May 1, 2015

Flanders Community Garden Planting Day Scheduled for May 9th

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                     
May 1, 2015

Contact: Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera(631) 287-5745

 

Flanders Community Garden Planting Day Scheduled for May 9th

In celebration of National Public Garden...

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Posted on: May 1, 2015

Town to Participate in Toshiba’s “Close the Loop” Recycling Program

NEWS RELEASE May 1, 2015Contact: Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera(631) 287-5745

Town to Participate in Toshiba’s “Close the Loop” Recycling Program

As part of her “A Greener Southampton” initiative...

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Community News
Posted on: April 20, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown -1 DAYS TO GO

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Tomorrow starts our Plastic Bag Ban – Please start using your reusable bags. Thank you for helping us save the planet.

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Posted on: April 21, 2015

Effective Earth Day (April 22): Town of Southampton Bans Plastic Bags

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MEDIA EVENT – April 22 @ 10:30 A.M.

Effective Earth Day (April 22):
Town of Southampton Bans Plastic Bags

The Town of Southampton’s local law banning the distribution of single-use plastic bags will take effect on Earth Day, Wednesday April 22, in what...

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Posted on: April 20, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 2 DAYS TO GO

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For a clean and green environment, try to use alternatives to plastic whenever and wherever possible. Cut down on your use of plastic, and do your bit to save our planet.

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Posted on: April 19, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 3 DAYS TO GO

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It takes 500-1,000 years for plastic to degrade.

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Posted on: April 18, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 4 DAYS TO GO

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We say that we “throw away” much of this waste, but of course, there is no away. Most of it (around 135 million tons) ends up buried in a landfill somewhere, where it takes centuries if not thousands of years to degrade, potentially leaching nasty chemica...Read on...

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Posted on: April 17, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 5 DAYS TO GO

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As of this writing, 35 countries have already banned the use of plastic bags, 9 countries have passed levies and fees on use, 12 countries are considering bans or fees and 26 states in the US have introduced a form of legislation concerning plastic bag us...Read on...

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Posted on: April 16, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 6 DAYS TO GO

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Plastic is non-biodegradable and is made from a non-renewable resource: oil. An estimated 3 million barrels of oil are required to produce the 19 billion plastic bags used annually in California.

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Posted on: April 15, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 7 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

The average use time of a plastic bag is 12 minutes. Plastic bags pollute our waters, smother wetlands an...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 8 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Shoppers worldwide are using 500 billion to one trillion single-use plastic bags per year. Read on...

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Posted on: April 13, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 9 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Let’s start educating our children about the plastic bag problem so they will continue the efforts and go...Read on...

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Posted on: April 12, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 10 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Volunteer at a beach cleanup. Surfrider Foundation Chapters often hold cleanups monthly or more frequentl...Read on...

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Posted on: April 11, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 11 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Recycle. If you must use plastic, try to choose #1 (PETE) or #2 (HDPE), which are the most commonly recyc...Read on...

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Posted on: April 10, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 12 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Reduce everyday plastics such as sandwich bags and juice cartons by replacing them with a reusable lunch ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 9, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 13 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Choose to reuse when it comes to shopping bags and bottled water. Cloth bags and metal or glass reusable ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 8, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 14 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Plastic chemicals can be absorbed by the body—93 percent of Americans age six or older test positive for ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 7, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 15 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Virtually every piece of plastic that was ever made still exists in some shape or form (with the exceptio...Read on...

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Posted on: April 6, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 16 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

One million sea birds and 100,000 marine mammals are killed annually from plastic in our oceans.Read on...

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Posted on: April 2, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 17 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Plastic constitutes approximately 90 percent of all trash floating on the ocean’s surface, with 46,000 pi...Read on...

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Posted on: April 2, 2015

Plastic Bag Ban Countdown - 20 DAYS TO GO

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You can help protect our environment! - By using a reusable bag you can help prevent plastic checkout bags from going back into our waste stream.

Bags not recovered do not decompose, but rather break gradually into smaller pieces which marine mammals,...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2015

2015 Spring Leaf Cleanup will begin on Monday, April 20, 2015

Superintendent of Highways Alex Gregor
Announces the Town of Southampton 2015 Spring Leaf Cleanup Will Begin on Monday, April 20, 2015
**Bags & Brush can be placed out beginning April 1st**

REMINDER

ALL RESIDENTS MUST USE BIODEGRADABL...

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Posted on: March 24, 2015

Southampton Town crash reports are now available for purchase online.

In an effort to provide citizens and insurance companies with the ability to obtain accurate and affordable crash reports as quickly as possible, our crash reports are now available for purchase online.  All online requests for crash reports can be made a...

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Posted on: March 10, 2015

Come Feed the Ducks! Duck Feeding Program

Come Feed the Ducks!

Duck Feeding Program

The Trustees are implementing a Duck Feeding Program for the black ducks. Black ducks overwinter on Long Island and migrate north to their breeding grounds in Canada. This time of the year is critical for these bi...

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Community News
Posted on: March 2, 2015

Southampton Town Prepares to Implement Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 2, 2015

Contact: Jennifer Garvey
(631) 283-6055

Southampton Town Prepares to Implement Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban

In preparation for the Town-wide implementation of the single-use plastic bag ban on Earth Day...

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Community News
Posted on: January 30, 2015

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services Affirms “AAA” Rating of Southampton Town

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

>Town of Southampton – Office of the Supervisor, January 30, 2015

 

 

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services Affirms “AAA” Rating of Southampton Town

In a release issued Thursday January 29, Standard and Poor’s ...

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Community News
Posted on: October 3, 2014

Southampton Town officials announced today the release of the long-awaited Southampton Trail Guide.

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Southampton Town officials announced today the release of the long-awaited Southampton Trail Guide.

Developed by the Town’s GIS Department (Geographic Information Systems), the guide charts all of Southampton’s more than 300 miles of hiking trails, ...

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Community News
Posted on: September 30, 2014

Supervisor’s 2015 Tentative Budget Proposes Holding the Line on Taxes for Fifth Consecutive Year

For Immediate Release
September 30, 2014 Contact: Jennifer Garvey
(631) 283-6055

Supervisor’s 2015 Tentative Budget Proposes Holding the Line on Taxes for Fifth Consecutive Year

Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst today filed...

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Posted on: June 18, 2014

Southampton Town Achieves Highest Possible Credit Rating Standard & Poor’s Rates Town AAA

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 17, 2014 Anna Throne-Holst, Supervisor (631) 283-6055
Len Marchese, Town Comptroller (631) 283-1887

Southampton Town Achieves Highest Possible Credit Rating Standard & Poor’s Rates Town AAA

Standard and Poor’s Rating ...

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Posted on: May 15, 2014

Town Approves Funds to Replace Playgrounds at Red Creek Park

The Town Board unanimously approved legislation sponsored by Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera to replace and improve the playground facilities at Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays. Currently there are two playgrounds at the Park that were built in the late ...Read on...

Community News
Posted on: April 25, 2014

Southampton Housing Authority Celebrates

Southampton Housing Authority Celebrates
The Completion Of The First Southampton Workforce Housing Program Lottery Home 

It began with a notice that applications were being accepted for the opportunity to own a home in the Town of Southampton...

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Community News
Posted on: March 18, 2014

Poxabogue Golf Course Opens for 50th Year

 

For Immediate Release March 18, 2014
Contact: Chris Bean (631) 728-8585 x206

Poxabogue Golf Course Opens for 50th Year

 

After several months of wintry weather, the opening of Poxabogue Golf Course this week is a sign that spring is finally her...

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Community News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: April 12, 2018

Scalera Brings 2nd “AGZA Green Zone” to Town Hall with Ribbon Cutting & Equipment Demonstration Day

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THURSDAY, APRIL 19th  Scalera Brings 2nd “AGZA Green Zone” to Southampton Town Hall with Ribbon Cutting and Equipment Demonstration Day    

WHAT: Councilwoman Christine Scalera will be joined by the T...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Scalera Brings “Green Zone” to the East Quogue Village Green

For Immediate Release:

DATE: June 13, 2017

CONTACT:  Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera

PHONE: (631) 287-5745

Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera will be joined by local officials, residents and environmental organizations to celebrate the...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

Beachcomber Beach Clean-Up Contest

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"On Saturday August 27th at Ponquogue Beach in Hampton Bays, Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera and  BEACH Magazine sponsored The Annual Kids Beachcomber Beach Clean-Up Contest for children of all ages. Prizes from Hamptons Trading Co...Read on...

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Posted on: August 17, 2016

Southampton Creating the First Green Zone® on the East Coast

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With the unanimous approval of her fellow Town Board members, Councilwoman Christine Scalera initiated the eastern United States first municipal park in becoming a Green Zone®. The Town of Southampton Green Zone will be located at the East Quogue Vill...

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Posted on: May 31, 2016

Town Officials Kick Off Spring with Series of Green Events

Green Events

Town Officials Kick Off Spring
with Series of
Green Events

            A series of environmental initiatives undertaken by Councilwoman Christine Scalera, including the Flanders Community Garden, East Quogue Green Zone, Gotcha Rides, the Great East...

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Posted on: May 11, 2015

Flanders Community Garden Planting Day

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“In coordination with National Public Gardens Day, Councilwoman Christine Scalera and the Flanders Community Garden members kicked off the 2015 season this past weekend with a community planting day at the David W. Crohan Community Center. Last season ove...Read on...

Greener Southampton
Posted on: February 24, 2015

Flanders Community Garden Looks To Kick Off 2015 Season

Garden-Flanders

NEWS RELEASE
February 20, 2015
Contact: Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera

(631) 287-5745

Flanders Community Garden Looks To Kick Off 2015 Season
Seeks Support from Local Businesses and Community  

            In 2014, Councilwoman...

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Posted on: June 17, 2014

Councilwoman Scalera Attends Southampton Elementary Schools Leadership Day

A Greener Southampton

“On June 6th, Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera met with Colleen Henke’s 4th grade class at Southampton Elementary Schools Annual Leadership Day. The Councilwoman presented the 4th graders with a proclamation for their participation in this year’s Trex Pl...Read on...

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News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 17, 2018

Landmarks Maintenance Award Applications Due December 28

Landmarks Maintenance Award Program 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECouncilman John Bouvier (LHDB Liaison)(631) 287-5745September 25, 2018                              ...

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Additional Info... Landmarks & Historic Districts Board

News Flash

Posted on: December 12, 2018

FREE Naloxone Training

Shinnecock SAMO

Shinnecock SAMP (Substance Abuse Motivation Project)

withThe Long Island Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence 

present a 

FREE NALOXONE TRAINING

The opiate crisis has impacted communities across Long Island. Naloxone (aka NARCAN)&nb...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Several dozen people joined the Dickens Carolers in Hampton Bays

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Several dozen people joined the Dickens Carolers at the Lyzon Hat Shop in Hampton Bays and along Main Street to Good Ground Park for some good old fashioned caroling before lighting the tree and Menorah at the Park on Saturday Dec. 8th, 2018.  Th...
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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: December 5, 2018

Southampton Town Inspects Motels For Heat And Hot Water Violations

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Special Town Board Work Session at Hampton Bays School

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Special Town Board Work Session at Hampton Bays School 

More than 100 people attended the first informational forum organized by the Commissioners of the Hampton Bays Water District at the Hampton Bays High School on Wednesday November 28, 2018 co...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Southampton Town Board Adopts 2019 Budget With 1% Property Tax Rate Reduction

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The Southampton Town Board adopted the 2019 Budget that continues to reduce taxes while making necessary infrastructure improvements and meeting growing demands.  This is the third consecutive tax reduction made by Supervisor Jay Schneiderman sin...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Southampton Town Completes Renovation Of The Ponquogue Fishing Piers

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PRESS RELEASE: Nov. 15, 2018

Contact: Connie Conway,  (631) 702-1743     

Following months of construction, the renovation of the old Ponquogue Bridge fishing piers is now complete and open to the public.  But bec...

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Credit: Fish Guy Photos News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: November 19, 2018

FAA public comment on the North Shore Helicopter Route & helicopter noise that impacts the East End

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The Federal Aviation Administration will be accepting public comments until Wednesday, January 2, 2019 on whether to modify the routes helicopters must use traveling between the New York City area and the Hamptons.  Significant changes could dram...

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For more information or to submit comments News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: November 19, 2018

Hampton Bays Water District Community Informational Forums

Hampton Bays Water District Community Info Forum

Hampton Bays Water District Community Informational Forums

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT the Town Board, in its capacity as Commissioners of the Hampton Bays Water District, will be hosting a Community Informational Forum in the Auditorium of the Hampton Bays Hig...

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Please Take A Survey News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: October 2, 2018

Southampton Town Police Civilian Academy 2019

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News ReleaseLt. Susan C. Ralph, #11, 631-728-5000

Ever wonder what it is like to work as a Police Officer?  Ever wonder who the men and women are that keep the residents of Southampton Town safe? Well your chance to experience what the men and wom...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

Southampton Town Holds Groundbreaking for Renovation of Ponquogue Beach Facility

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PRESS RELEASE                        Oct. 30, 2018Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743           &...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Town Celebrates Halloween At Hampton Bays Community Center

HALLOWEEN AT HAMPTON BAYS COMMUNITY CENTER

Over 100 people including kids in costumes and parents turned out at the Hampton Bays Community Center for a Halloween event Saturday October 27, 2018.  The event was originally scheduled for Good Ground Park but due to the Nor’easter that hit th...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Southampton Town Holds New Affordable Housing Lottery

Southampton Pointe Housing Lottery

PRESS RELEASE                                            ...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Riverside Traffic Circle Ribbon Cutting

Riverside Traffic Circle Ribbon Cutting

PRESS RELEASE                                            ...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: October 17, 2018

Community Residents Learn More About Prospects For The Riverside Trail Park Along The Peconic River

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PRESS RELEASE                                            ...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Landmarks Maintenance Award Applications Due December 28

Landmarks Maintenance Award Program 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECouncilman John Bouvier (LHDB Liaison)(631) 287-5745September 25, 2018                              ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2018

Town Board Members Participate in “Topping Off” Ceremony at Hampton Business District

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PRESS RELEASE: Oct. 16, 2018Contact: Connie Conway, (631) 702-1743 

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman and other Town Board members joined Rechler Equity Partners to celebrate the “topping off” of the Hampton Business...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Southampton Town Honors Spiritual Leader In Riverside

Pastor Pennon Way

Old Quogue Road in Riverside has been designated “Pastor Roy L. Pennon, Sr. Way” to remember the Pastor of the Galilee Church of God in Christ who founded the Church in 1975 as a man of devotion and dedication to his community.

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: September 27, 2018

Southampton Town Supervisor Delivers 2019 Tentative Budget With 1% Property Tax Rate Reduction

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: September 26, 2018

Southampton Town Receives Grant For Two Additional Senior Buses

Southampton Senior Shuttle Fleet

PRESS RELEASE: Sept. 26, 2018

Contact: Connie Conway, (631) 702-1743             

The Southampton Senior Shuttle Fleet will soon add two new buses to its operation after receiving a generous gra...

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

Southampton Town Supervisor Submits Tentative 2019 Budget

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PRESS RELEASE,   Sept. 21, 2019

Contact: Connie Conway,  (631) 702-1743                        

 

Southampton Town Supervis...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: September 20, 2018

Hampton Bays Fire Department Open House And Child Safety Seat Event!

Care seat Safety

NEWS RELEASELt. Susan C. Ralph, #1109/12/2018

Hampton Bays Fire Department Open House And Child Safety Seat Event!

Did you know that 70% of child safety seats are installed incorrectly?  Did you know that you can ensure your child's safety by havin...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Southampton Town Announces New Affordable Housing Lottery

2018 Southampton Pointe Housing Lottery

PRESS RELEASE: Sept. 18, 2018Contact: Connie Conway, (631) 702-1743             

The Town of Southampton has announced a new housing lottery for 15 affordable homes at Southampton Pointe locate...

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Posted on: September 14, 2018

New Policing Strategies May Be Key To Drop In Major Crime Stats By 20% In Southampton Town

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PRESS RELEASE: Sept. 14, 2018

Contact: Connie Conway, (631) 702-1743  

Major crime statistics are down dramatically in the Town of Southampton.  Crime statistics, year to date, are down by 20% compared to this time last year. 

&...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Community Helps Design The Riverside Maritime Trail Along The Peconic River

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: September 12, 2018

Southampton Town Updates Hampton Bays Community on Form-Based Code

HB Overlay District

PRESS RELEASE                       Sept. 11, 2018Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743            &...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Southampton Town Moves To Aquire Property Where Remains Were Found In Shinnecock Hills

Ancient burial grounds

PRESS RELEASE                                            ...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: September 7, 2018

2019 Town of Southampton Grant Applications Now Available!

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Contact Virginia Bennett(631) 702-2423

For Immediate Release:

Annually, the Town of Southampton offers Human Services (HS) grants and the Cultural Arts and Recreational (CAR) grants to certified 501(c) organizations that provide services to Southampton Town...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Good Ground on Stage completes summer concert series 2018

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Good Ground on Stage completes summer concert series 2018

The crowd was on its feet dancing to the tunes of Mambo Loco for the final concert of the summer at Good Ground Park, Thursday August 16, 2018.  In all, there were a dozen events at Good Gr...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: August 16, 2018

1st Groundbreaking Under New Riverside Redevelopment Action Plan

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PRESS RELEASE

With shovels in hand, community members and elected officials from the Town of Southampton were joined by Board members of the Town of Riverhead at the old Howard Johnson’s-Riverboat Restaurant site at the Riverside Traffic Circle for groundb...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: August 10, 2018

"Heroes and Helpers - Back to School"

HEROES AND HELPERS -BACK TO SCHOOL

NEWS RELEASE 08/10/18

On August 9, 2018, members of The Southampton Town Police Department, The Southampton Town Police Explorers, and the New York State Police participated in a “Shop with a Cop” event sponsored by Target Stores. &...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: August 24, 2018

Close race in Cardboard Boat Race

2018 Boat Race-COLLAGE

Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman faced off against Riverhead Town Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith in the annual Peconic River Cardboard Boat Race in Riverhead, August 26, 2018. There were lots of laughs and both Supervisors stayed afloat! In the e...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

“Shakespeare in the Park” at Good Ground Park

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A few hundred people attended the premiere of “Shakespeare in the Park” at Good Ground Park, in Hampton Bays, Monday August 6, 2018.  The Northeast Stage theater company performed “Much Ado About Nothing”.

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Tiana Beach Named One Of The Best In New York State

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Locals know Tiana Beach is a treasured gem, but now everyone is learning Tiana Beach in Hampton Bays is one of New York’s finest.  USA Today named Tiana Beach number 4 on a list of the State’s top ten beaches.  It was...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Town Police & Youth Bureau will be hosting "National Night Out" on Wed., August 8

Teen Nights at Ludlam Park 2018

Click here to download flyer  English/Spanish

Southampton Town Police & Youth Bureau will be hosting "National Night Out" on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 from 7:30pm-10pm at Ludlam Park.

National Night Out is an annual community-building...

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National Night Out News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: August 1, 2018

Star Enhanced Changes Beginning 2019/2020

NYS Star Program

Press Release8/1/2018Lisa R. Goree

Star Enhanced Changes Beginning 2019/2020

Recent changes to Real Property Tax Legislation, now require any property owner who receives the STAR Enhanced Exemption to enroll in the Mandatory Income Verification Program (IVP...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

Nancy Atlas Project returns to Good Ground on Stage

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Nancy Atlas Project returns to Good Ground on Stage

The Nancy Atlas Project returned to Good Ground Park to perform on Thursday July 26th.  Under a moon lit sky, the East End favorite performed before an enthusiastic crowd of about 500 people. &am...

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Town Protects Open Space, Marina and Aquaculture on Former Lobster Inn Property

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After years of uncertainty whether the old Lobster Inn property in Shinnecock Hills would be turned into 25 luxury condos, the Town of Southampton has preserved the bulk of the land; some of the property in fee title, protecting open space an...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 24, 2018

Old vacant diner knocked down in Riverside

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The old Riverboat Diner that was once a Howard Johnson’s on the Riverside Traffic Circle was demolished Tuesday July 24, 2018 to make room for a new mixed use medical arts building with apartments above.  The new owners are expected to ...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 24, 2018

Southampton Town Enforces Code That Prohbits Illegal Rentals

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In an effort to address an increase in illegal rentals, Southampton Town Code Enforcement officers conducted an enforcement operation in Bridgehampton on Friday July 20, 2018.  The properties were advertised on the Internet but did not have renta...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 11, 2018

Good Ground Park Concert Series in Full Swing

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 23, 2018

Town Cracks Down On Illegal Signs

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PRESS RELEASE

July 23, 2018

In an effort to clean up the visual environment, Town of Southampton Code Enforcement officers began removing more than 100 illegal advertising signs last week.  The signs were in the Town’s right of way (withi...

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Lyzon Hat Shop Now Open In Hampton Bays

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PRESS RELEASE June 30, 2018Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743                        

Lyzon Hat Shop Now Open In Hampton Bays

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Southampton Town Parks, Beaches & Marinas

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Resident PermitYou will need a valid vehicle registration with a Southampton Town address to purchase your resident permit. If your vehicle registration has only a post office box, or a physical address located outside the town, you will need to provide t...

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Southampton Online Solutions (SOS)

Southampton Online Solutions

Southampton Online Solutions (SOS)

Residents can notify the Town of service needs such as street light outages, illegal dumping, code enforcement issues and more.

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Canoe Place Inn ground breaking Ceremony

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Southampton Town Board members joined Rechler Equity Partners for a ground breaking ceremony on June 26, 2018 for the Canoe Place Inn and Boathouses at the Shinnecock Canal in Hampton Bays.

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 28, 2018

Rally Against 'Monster' Poles

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Southampton Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, Councilman Tommy John Schiavoni, Councilwoman Julie Lofstad, along with Assemblyman Fred Thiele and Legislator Bridget Fleming joined other elected officials and the community in a rally against “Monster Poles” in ...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Hampton Bays Water District Press Release

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Hampton Bays Water District Press Release

Some residents of the Hampton Bays Water District reported abnormalities today in their household water supply. Water District officials attributed the concerns to recent demands on the hamlet’s water dis...

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News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 26, 2018

Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force Makes Recommendations To The Town Board

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Opioid Report News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Tiana Beach was recognized as #4 on a list of Top 10 Best New York Beaches!

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Tiana Beach was listed as #4 on a recognized of Top 10 Best New York Beaches! According the Hamptons.com, “For the list, 10 Best editors and local experts teamed up with Dr. Stephen Leatherman (Dr. Beach) to select the initial 20 nominees, and f...

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 8, 2018

Southampton launched an updated website

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On Thursday June 7, The Town of Southampton launched an updated website. Over the past several years, website services and website information has become a staple for local government and its citizens. These services include paying one’s taxes, ...

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 26, 2018

Renewable Energy Fair Planned In Sag Harbor

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Additional Info... News & Information - Spotlight 2018
Posted on: June 4, 2018

Town Code

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Includes Legislation Adopted for the Town of Southampton.

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News Flash

Posted on: June 18, 2018

Ribbon Cutting for New Playground at Good Ground Park

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Children joined Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman to cut the ribbon for a new playground at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays. Thanks to a generous $50,000 donation by Douglas Elliman Real Estate a new playground for children ages 5-11...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation
Posted on: June 19, 2018

Tiana Beach was recognized as #4 on a list of Top 10 Best New York Beaches!

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Tiana Beach was listed as #4 on a list of Top 10 Best New York Beaches! According the Hamptons.com, “For the list, 10 Best editors and local experts teamed up with Dr. Stephen Leatherman (Dr. Beach) to select the initial 20 nominees, and from there, the p...

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Additional Info... Parks & Recreation

News Flash

Posted on: March 21, 2016

Poxabogue Golf Center Gets a Facelift and New Management

The Poxabogue Golf Center will officially open under new management later this month, led by a golf pro with a solid reputation on the East End.

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Posted on: February 23, 2016

Poxabogue Welcomes New Management Team

Beginning in March 2016 Pin High Golf Management LLC will be in charge of operations and maintenance at the Poxabogue Golf Center. The team is led by Steve Feder who has over 25 years of municipal golf operations and golf instruction experience, and has ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 6, 2015

Golf Channel features Poxabogue as one of the Top Ten Short Courses in the Country

Matt Ginella shares what a short course is and his favorite ones around the country with Damon Hack.

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

Long Island club pro to play in PGA Championship

Poxabogue Golf Center is a public nine-hole track with six par-3s and a driving range that sits on the north side of Montauk Hwy in the shadow of some of America’s most iconic golf courses — few miles from Shinnecock Hills, National Golf Links &Sebonack

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

Corcoran's golf journey has made many turns

Polished in the Rules of Golf, Rob Corcoran has an appendix that visitors to Poxabogue Golf Center must adhere to.

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Posted on: September 10, 2014

A Major Accomplishment for Poxabogue Pro

It was back to pitching and putting at the Poxabogue Golf Center Tuesday afternoon, teaching children how to hit driver and tracking the flights of his students’ iron shots.

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Posted on: June 18, 2014

Southampton Town Achieves Highest Possible Credit Rating Standard & Poor’s Rates Town AAA

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 17, 2014 Anna Throne-Holst, Supervisor (631) 283-6055
Len Marchese, Town Comptroller (631) 283-1887

Southampton Town Achieves Highest Possible Credit Rating Standard & Poor’s Rates Town AAA

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Posted on: March 18, 2014

Poxabogue Golf Course Opens for 50th Year

 

For Immediate Release March 18, 2014
Contact: Chris Bean (631) 728-8585 x206

Poxabogue Golf Course Opens for 50th Year

 

After several months of wintry weather, the opening of Poxabogue Golf Course this week is a sign that spring is finally her...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force holds Public Forum at Southampton High School

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Suffolk County District Attorney Tim Sini was the featured speaker at a public forum sponsored by the Southampton Town Task Force at Southampton High School April 11, 2018.  The Task Force next hosts a candle light vigil on May 12th from 7 to 9pm...

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Additional Info... Southampton Opioid Addiction Task Force
Posted on: March 26, 2018

The Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force - Youth Forum Part II

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The Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force held another Youth Forum on Friday March 23rd at the Greek Orthodox Church.  Students worked on suggestions for the “Prevention” sub-committee to submit in its final report to the Town Board in Jun...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

“IT HITS HOME” Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force

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More than 200 people filled the Hampton Bays High School Auditorium on November 15, 2017 for a public forum held by the Southampton Town Opioid Addiction Task Force.  Members of the audience told the Task Force and a panel of expert...

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Additional Info... Southampton Opioid Addiction Task Force
Posted on: October 25, 2017

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Southampton Town Police Department Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs

Saturday, October 28 at 3 Different Locations:

Hampton Bays Community Center: 25 Ponquogue Ave., Hampton Bays

Flanders Community Center: 655 Flanders Rd., Flanders

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Additional Info... Southampton Opioid Addiction Task Force

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: October 3, 2014

Southampton Town officials announced today the release of the long-awaited Southampton Trail Guide.

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Southampton Town officials announced today the release of the long-awaited Southampton Trail Guide.

Developed by the Town’s GIS Department (Geographic Information Systems), the guide charts all of Southampton’s more than 300 miles of hiking trails, ...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 3, 2018

Town Police & Youth Bureau will be hosting "National Night Out" on Wed., August 8

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Southampton Town Police & Youth Bureau will be hosting "National Night Out" on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 from 7pm-10pm at Ludlam Park.

National Night Out is an annual community-building ca...

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Posted on: July 7, 2016

Southampton Town Police Explorer - Attends Harvard University

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The Southampton Town Police Explorer Sergeant Ashley Simons attended the elite Harvard University Summer Program this past week. Ashley applied with 4100 other applicants worldwide and was part of the 269 students chosen. Out of those 269 students, she wa...Read on...

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Posted on: March 24, 2015

Southampton Town crash reports are now available for purchase online.

In an effort to provide citizens and insurance companies with the ability to obtain accurate and affordable crash reports as quickly as possible, our crash reports are now available for purchase online.  All online requests for crash reports can be made a...

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Additional Info... Town Police
Posted on: March 28, 2014

Operation Medicine Cabinet

Operation Medicine Cabinet

The Southampton Town Police Department is implementing a new program,
“Operation Medicine Cabinet”

In order to address the environmental and public health concerns associated with the abuse of prescription medication and the...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 10, 2015

Come Feed the Ducks! Duck Feeding Program

Come Feed the Ducks!

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The Trustees are implementing a Duck Feeding Program for the black ducks. Black ducks overwinter on Long Island and migrate north to their breeding grounds in Canada. This time of the year is critical for these bi...

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News Flash

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Welcome to the Town of Southampton, NY

Culture, arts, history, and entertainment abounds in Southampton. Residents and visitors alike enjoy numerous points of interest.

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Southampton Online Support

Residents can notify the Town  of service needs such as street light outages, illegal dumping, code enforcement issues, and more.

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Pay Taxes Online

Extended Office Hours

Saturday, May 26, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Thursday, May 31, 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

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