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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Bridgehampton Main Street Parking Lots To Be Repaved Next Week

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Property Tax Extension To June 22nd Due To Covid 19 Pandemic

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Supervisor again extends State of Emergency in town of Southampton

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For Immediate Release May 29, 2020Contact: Supervisor’s Office(631)283-6055

Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has signed Emergency Order #8, extending a State of Emergency for the Town of Southampton, in order to :finalize the planning for the Phase I ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Supervisor Extends Emergency Order Restricting Town Beaches to Local Residents & and Renters

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For Immediate ReleaseMay 29, 2020Contact:    Supervisor’s Office(631)283-6055

The new Emergency Order #7.2 of 2020 limits the use of all town beaches, not just parking lots, to residents and legal renters until June 5th and rest...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Southampton Town Supervisor Issues Emergency Order Temporarily Closing All Beaches to Day-Trippers

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PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseMay 27, 2020Contact: Supervisor’s Office               (631) 283-6055

After Hellish Holiday Weekend, Town Beaches Restricted to Local Reside...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Southampton Beaches will Operate Under Phased in Plans this Summer

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In an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the Town of Southampton will implement a phased reopening and staffing of beaches this summer.  Beginning May 23rd.  Three beaches - Ponquogue, Sagg Main and Long Beach - will operate on...

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Southampton Town Launches Massive Litter Cleanup as Phase 1 Re-Opening Begins

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Town Board Meeting Notice May 26 2020

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JAY SCHNEIDERMANSupervisorTelephone: (631) 283-6055Fax: (631) 287-5708jschneiderman@southamptontownny.gov

Due to public health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, the Southampton Town Board will not be meeting in-person.  In accordance with t...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

South Fork Covid 19 Testing Site Will Continue Suffolk County To Take Over Funding

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Southampton, NY – A pop-up COVID-19 testing facility that opened on April 30th in Southampton Village will continue to operate due to Suffolk County taking over the cost of free testing.  The testing site was funded with private donatio...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Community Preservation Funds protect pristine property near Lake Agawam

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PRESS RELEASE                    May 22, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

On with the show with the Sag Harbor Cinema

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PRESS RELEASE                    May 22, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Relief For Property Owners Requested With Property Tax Extension Due To Covid 19 Pandemic

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RELIEF FOR PROPERTY OWNERS REQUESTED WITH PROPERTY TAX EXTENSION DUE TO COVID 19 PANDEMIC   

Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has submitted a request to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to issue an executive order that will allow an extensi...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Beginning May 23, 2020 all beach parking permits are required

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May 8, 2020

Beach Parking Permits will be required at all Town Beach Recreation Facilities and Town and Trustee Access roads 7 days a week beginning May 23, 2020.

Permits may be purchased by MAIL IN APPLICATION ONLY until further notice. 

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Community Choice Enabled On Long Island

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For Immediate Release:DATE:           May 20, 2020CONTACT:  John BouvierPHONE:         (631) 287-5745

For the past two years, the Town of Southampto...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Supervisor Again Extends State Of Emergency In Town Of Southampton

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For Immediate ReleaseMay 14,  2020Contact:  Supervisor’s Office(631) 283-6055

Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has signed Emergency Order #6, extending a State of Emergency for the Town of Southampton, in order to complete the initia...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Town Board Meeting Notice May 12 2020

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JAY SCHNEIDERMANSupervisorTelephone: (631) 283-6055Fax: (631) 287-5708jschneiderman@southamptontownny.gov

Town Board Meeting Notice 

Due to public health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, the Southampton Town Board will not be meeting in-per...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Calling all Long Islanders to Celebrate Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary

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On May 20th, the LIPA Board of Trustees will join the rest of NY State by voting to pass the Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) on Long Island. Add your name to a Letter of Support thanking LIPA for doing the right thing. CCA programs aim to enable partic...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Supervisor Again Extends State Of Emergency In Town Of Southampton

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For Immediate ReleaseApril 27, 2020Contact:  Supervisor’s Office(631)283-6055

In accordance with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s extension of the PAUSE Act until May 15, 2020, Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has signed Emergency Order #5, ...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Town Board Meeting Notice

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JAY SCHNEIDERMANSupervisorTelephone: (631) 283-6055Fax: (631) 287-5708jschneiderman@southamptontownny.gov

Due to public health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, the Southampton Town Board will not be meeting in-person.  In accordance with t...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Your Local Library is available to help.

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SPENDING MORE TIME AT HOME?

NEED HELP BORROWING AN ONLINE BOOK, A ZOOM MEETING, SENDING PHOTOS TO FRIENDS AND FAMILY OR OTHER TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE?

YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY IS AVAILABLE TO HELP.

Click on your hamlet/village to learn more about what your local libr...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Work Session – Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. has been CANCELLED

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PLEASE BE ADVISED that the Work Session scheduled for Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. is cancelled.

The next regularly scheduled Work Session will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in the Town Board Room in Town Hall, unless notified...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

Town Green Garbage Bags available for purchase at Town Hall

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Town Green Bags

Effective April 22, Town Green Bags for the disposal of Household Garbage at the Town Transfer Stations are available for purchase in the lobby of Town Hall Monday through Friday from 9 am to 3:30 pm.

  • Large Bags (30 gallon) @ $15.50 (Package...
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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Regular Town Board Meeting – Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.

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PLEASE BE ADVISED, that the regular Town Board Meeting scheduled for April 28, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., will instead be held at 1:00 p.m. via videoconferencing. Town Hall remains closed to the public pursuant to Emergency Order #4 of the Town of Southampton, da...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Fire Departments Sound Sirens To Honor Front Line Workers In The Fight Against Covid19

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The Southampton Town Fire Chiefs Council announced that the fire departments of the town will sound their sirens each Sunday evening at seven o’clock for the next seven weeks to show support for all frontline health care providers begin...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

Important Information Regarding Grievance Day

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In Response to COVID-19 and the need for Social Distancing, there will   be no face-to-face meetings with the Board of Assessment Review on Grievance Day, May 19, 2020.   

2020 Grievances can be E-filed, mailed, or dropped off at...

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Supervisor Again Extends State of Emergency In Town of Southampton

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For Immediate Release April 13, 2020Contact: Supervisor’s Office(631) 283-6055

In accordance with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s extension of the PAUSE Act until April 29, 2020, Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has signed Emergency Order #4, extend...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Town Launches New ASAP Delivery Service For Seniors

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Town Board Meeting Notice

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JAY SCHNEIDERMANSupervisor

Due to public health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, the Southampton Town Board will not be meeting in-person.  In accordance with the Governor’s Executive Order 202.1, the Tuesday, April 14, 2020, Tow...

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Sheriff’s Deputies Assist ASAP Making Deliveries

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

Southampton Town Police working with our business community to Stop the Spread

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SOUTHAMPTON TOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT TOWN of SOUTHAMPTONEmergency:  911Anonymous Tip Hotline:   (631) 728-3451General Business:  &a...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Suffolk County is updating the Hazard Mitigation Plan.

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Suffolk County is updating the Hazard Mitigation Plan.  This plan enables participating jurisdictions to continue to be eligible for federal funding to rebuild stronger after disasters have struck.  Please take the citizen preparedness s...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Active Public Hearing Submissions now Accessible on Town Clerk Portal

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Public Service Announcement                April 7, 2020Contact: Town Clerk Sundy SchermeyerEmail TownClerk@southamptontownny.gov (631) 287-5740       &...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Southampton Town Initiates Crackdown on Short-Term Rentals in Light of Coronavirus Concerns

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PRESS RELEASEFor Immediate Release                        April 7, 2020Contact: Janice Wilson (631) 283-6055  jwilson@southamptontownny.go...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Message From Kristen M. Doulos, Town Parks Director

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Message From Kristen M. Doulos, Town Parks Director

During this difficult time we are fortunate in the Town of Southampton to have an abundance of beautiful beaches, parks, trails, and other public spaces where residents can get outside and maintain their ...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Supervisor Extends State of Emergency in Town of Southampton

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For Immediate ReleaseMarch 30, 2020Contact: Supervisor’s Office (631) 283-6055MEDIA ADVISORY

Supervisor Jay Schneiderman signed Emergency Order #3 of 2020 today at 12:30 p.m., extending a State of Emergency for The Town of Southampton.This order ...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

CDC Strongly Recommends Travelers leaving New York City Self Quarantine for 14 Days.

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Travelers leaving the New York metro area should self-quarantine for 14 days to make sure they are not passing on the coronavirus.The recommended quarantine applies to all travelers with or without symptoms. 

Please help keep our community Safe!Pl...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

ASAP First Week Great Success

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Southampton Town ASAP, the All Seniors Assistance Program, a delivery service for seniors living in the Town had a successful rollout this week.  Deliveries are being made each day, Monday through Friday,  between noon and 4 pm. ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

South Fork Commuter Connection Service Suspended as part of LIRR trip reduction plan

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Effective Friday morning, March 27th, the South Fork Commuter Connection (SFCC) train and bus service will be suspended until further notice.

The MTA/Long Island Rail Road has announced a reduction in their overall train schedule by 35%, due to a significa...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Effective March, 22, 2020 at 8:00PM, Executive Order 202.8

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Effective March, 22, 2020 at 8:00PM, Executive Order 202.8 directed that all businesses and not-for-profit entities in New York State, that are not determined to be essential businesses or providers of essential services, must reduce their in-person workf...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

CDC Guidelines Discussed At Town Board Work Session

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Active Public Hearing Submissions now Accessible on Town Clerk Portal

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PRESS RELEASE                  March 19, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

As Town Hall is c...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

The hampton bays water district will not accept any in office customers

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To the customers of the hampton bays water district The town of southampton has declaired a state of emergency Effective immediately – until further notice The hampton bays water district will not accept any in office ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

New Sidewalk Construction In Bridgehampton To Start The Week Of March 16th.

New Sidewalk Construction In Bridgehampton To Start The Week Of March 16th.

As part of the ongoing Bridgehampton traffic and pedestrian safety project, the New York State DOT will begin construction of a new portion of sidewalk along the south side of Montauk Highway next week. 

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Senior Congregant Meals Canceled Next Week

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The Town of Southampton has determined, in an abundance of caution, to engage in a limited temporary suspension of certain services at its Senior Centers.

Beginning Monday, March 16th through Friday, March 20th, the Town’s Senior Centers at Hampt...

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Posted on: March 10, 2020

Town Encourages Use of Online Services to Prevent the Spread of the Coronavirus

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Residents and visitors to Southampton Town are being encouraged to use the on-line services available through the Town’s website, www.southamptontownny.gov/OnlineServices, to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. 

Over the years, the To...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Supervisor Statement on Coronavirus

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Over the weekend we learned that the first confirmed case of coronavirus was identified and being treated at Southampton Hospital. Media outlets have reported that the patient being treated originated at Eastern Long Island Hospital and was transferred to...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

South Fork Commuter Connection Celebrates One Year In Service

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Town Offers Free Civil Service Test Workshop

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On Saturday February 29th, the Southampton Town Affirmative Action Task Force, in conjunction with Eastern Suffolk BOCES, held a Free Civil Service Test Preparation workshop for the public at the Hampton Bays Senior Center. The four-hour class provided at...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Southampton Students Recognized During National “Say Something” Week

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman recognized the Southampton High School “SAVE Promise Club” during “National Say Something” week and has proclaimed Friday March 6th as “Say Something Day&rd...

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Posted on: March 4, 2020

Sister Mary Harvey’s Service on Anti-Bias Task Force Honored

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Councilman John Bouvier attended the General Meeting of the Legislature today where Sister Mary Harvey, a longtime member of the Southampton Town Anti-Bias Task Force (ABTF), was honored by Legislator Bridget Fleming for her services to the community. &am...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Town Initiates Protection For Shinnecock Ancestral Lands

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At its meeting on February 25, 2020, the Southampton Town Board voted in favor of purchasing 3.3 acres of land in the sensitive Shinnecock Hills area, the target of recent demonstrations by the Shinnecock Indian Nation and local residents over constructio...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Town Approves New Planning Code for Downtown Hampton Bays

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At its meeting February 25, 2020, the Southampton Town Board approved the Hampton Bays Downtown Overlay District which paves the way for the revitalization of the downtown area while retaining local character.  

The vote follows four years of plan...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Bridgehampton Project will Affect Parking Next Week

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PRESS RELEASE                   February 21, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Shinnecock Dune and Beach Restoration Project Makes Progress

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

PROPOSED BALLOON POLL SOARS HIGH WITH PUBLIC APPROVAL

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PRESS RELEASE                    February 19, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Rep. Zeldin, Army Corps and Local Elected Officials, to Announce Start of West of Shinnecock Inlet,

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For Immediate Release February 7, 2020Press Contact: Katie Vincentz (202) 431-9210

*Media Advisory*

Rep. Zeldin, Army Corps and Local Elected Officials, to Announce Start of West of Shinnecock Inlet, Dune Road Project

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Federal Dredge In Place To Restore Beach And Dune Along Dune Road In Hampton Bays

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PRESS RELEASE                    February 05, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

10 Year Proposed Capital Project Plan Unveiled At Special Meeting Of The Commissioners Of The

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February 06, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743                        

More than 100 people turned out for a special meeting of the Commissio...

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Posted on: January 29, 2020

Southampton Appoints New Town Code Compliance & Emergency Management Administrator in Public Safety

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PRESS RELEASE                  January 28, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Town Offers Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Training to Staff

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The Southampton Town Affirmative Action Task Force (AATF), in conjunction with the Human Resources Department, developed a program with the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) to educate Town managers, supervisors and staff on the importance of d...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

SCWA to Connect over 100 East Quogue Residents to Public Water

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The Suffolk County Water Authority and the Town of Southampton announced today the completion of installation of more than 10,800 feet of new water main in East Quogue. The project will connect up to 115 homes formerly using private wells impacted by the ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

East Quogue Water Mains

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At a News Conference in East Quogue on Monday, January 20, 2020 officials of the Town of Southampton and Suffolk County Water Authority announce completion of East Quogue Water Mains.  

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

SOUTH FORK COMMUTER CONNECTION FARE REDUCTION

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PRESS RELEASE                  January 10, 2020Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Swearing in Ceremony for Southampton Town

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman was sworn in for a third term as Supervisor before an enthusiastic audience at the Southampton Cultural Center.   “I am honored to be your Supervisor for a third term and I look forward to wo...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Fun For All At New Year’s Eve 2020 Clear Vision Party

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New Year’s Eve revelers danced to the silent Disco party at Parrish Hall as the Clear Vision 2020 party rocked the house.  Party goers listened to three different genres of music in headsets and danced to tunes from the 80’s, ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Town of Southampton is Awarded $350,000. In NYS Grants

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The New York Regional Economic Development Council is awarding the Town of Southampton $350,000.00 in grants to fund two major improvement projects in Hampton Bays.

The first grant for $300,000.00 will go toward the improvement project for the Shinnecock D...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Dickens Carolers and the Grinch Light Up Good Ground Park Tree Lighting Ceremony

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PRESS RELEASE                    December 9, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743             

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

2020 Landmarks Maintenance Award Applications Due December 31

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Southampton – Owners of eligible historic properties are urged to apply for a 2020 Landmarks Maintenance Program Award. This will be the seventh year of the program managed by the Southampton Landmarks & Historic Districts ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Southampton Town “Addiction And Recovery” Committee Throws Safe New Years Eve Party

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The Southampton Town Addiction and Recovery Committee will host a 2020 Clear Vision Party to help those who want to ring in the New Year in a safe alcohol free environment.  The Party will be held at Parrish Hall at Stony Brook Southampton Hospit...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Sen. Charles Schumer Visits Dune Road and Calls on Federal Government to Move US Army Corps of Engin

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman and members of the Town Board welcomed US Senator Charles Schumer and Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to Dune Road in Hampton Bays opposite the Shinnecock Commercial Fishing Dock where the Senator called...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Southampton Teachers Purchase Affordable Home Through Town Re-Sale Program

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Daniel and Jessica Gomez, employees of the Southampton School District, are the new owners of an affordable home resold through the Town’s affordable housing program.  The original owners purchased the unit at “The Courtyards”, on Major’s Path in...

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Posted on: November 25, 2019

2020 Reminder: Southampton Town Police Civilian Academy

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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 women of Law Enforcement do on a daily basis has arr...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Southampton Town Board Hires Retiring Councilwoman Christine Scalera As A Deputy Town Attorney

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The Southampton Town Board passed a resolution to hire Christine Scalera as a Deputy Town Attorney in January when she steps down from her Councilwoman position.  Following two-four year terms as Councilwoman, Ms. Scalera was term limited. &n...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Town Board Eliminates Dollar Fare For Shuttle Bus Service For The South Fork Commuter Connection

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Beginning January 13, 2020 riders on the South Fork Commuter Connection will no longer pay the additional one dollar charge for bus service.  After consultation with East Hampton Town, the LIRR and Assemblyman Thiele the Southampton Town Board ha...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

State of Emergency Declared in Southampton Town

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman has re-issued a State of Emergency along the portion of Dune Road near the Shinnecock Commercial Fishing Dock in Hampton Bays. Dune Road is now closed to the public east of the Ponquogue Pavilion.  

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Southampton Town Recognized For Being Breastfeeding Friendly For Employees

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Northwell Health honored the Town of Southampton at today’s Town Board Work Session with a Certificate of Recognition for becoming the first municipality on Long Island to provide a private lactation room for nursing moms when they return to wor...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

South Fork Commuter Connection Back On Track

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PRESS RELEASE                        November 1, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743          &am...

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Southampton Town Swears In Five New Police Officers

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Five new police officers were sworn in to the Southampton Town Police Department on Thursday, October 31, 2019, one of the finest departments in New York State, according to Chief Steven Skrynecki.  Among the new hires is a former New York City P...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Town of Southampton Receives Gold Award From Car Free Day Long Island

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The Town of Southampton has received the highest level of achievement for the Municipality Challenge Award, the Gold Award, from Car Free Day Long Island.  The distinction comes as the Town encouraged both Town employees and others to leave their...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Assemblyman Thiele To Hold Informational Forum For Manufactured Home Park Residents

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Assemblyman Fred Thiele invites all residents to an informational forum he is hosting on the “Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019" as it relates to increased protections for manufactured home park residents under Section 233...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Town’s Affirmative Action Task Force Offering Employment Workshops to Schools

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As part of an ongoing effort to connect with local school districts and the community, the Town of Southampton’s Affirmative Action Task Force (AATF) has been holding informational sessions and workshops about employment opportunities in public service. T...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Southampton Town Supervisor Issues New Local State of Emergency Order to Protect Dune Road

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Ribbon Cutting for Ponquogue Piers

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PRESS RELEASE                       Oct. 25, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743           &n...

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Southampton Town Appoints CCA Administrator

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The Town of Southampton has awarded a contract to Joule Assets, Inc. of Westchester, a New York State certified CCA administrator, to be its Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) Administrator.  An important next step in the Town’s effort ...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Town Board Approves Funding For Water Quality Improvement Project Plan For Sagg Pond And Sagg Inlet

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Voters Turn Down A Proposed Village Incorporation Of East Quogue

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On Thursday, October 17, 2019, a total of 1,531 votes were cast at an incorporation election held at the East Quogue Elementary School to determine whether certain territory within the Town of Southampton should be incorporated as a village to be known as...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Dune Road Reopened Following Emergency Work To Restore Storm Damage

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Suffolk County DPW crews restored a 750 foot stretch of dune along Dune Road in Hampton Bays damaged from Wednesday night’s storm that caused high winds and flooding.  PSEG Long Island suspended power to the area east of Ponquogue Beach...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Town Supervisor rescinds Local State of Emergency Order #2

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 10/21/2019 4:00 PM

Emergency Order #2 - 2019 is hereby rescinded effective 4 PM, October 21, 2019.

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

Dune Road Damage From Coastal Storm Restored In Monumental Effort

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PRESS RELEASE                        October 11, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743           &a...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Shuttle buses provided for the SFCC east of Southampton during LIRR Track work

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PRESS RELEASE                       October 7, 2019 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743           ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Ribbon Cutting For Sandy Hollow Cove Apartments

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Governor Cuomo announcement: 

Sandy Hollow Cove Apartments Joins Speonk Commons to Help Make Southampton More Affordable for Working Families

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the completion of Sandy Hollow Cove Apartments, a housing complex...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

Southampton Town Supervisor Delivers 2020 Recommended Budget With A 6% Property Tax Rate Reduction

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Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman continues to reduce taxes while controlling expenses, making necessary infrastructure improvements and increasing the level of municipal services to the community.  Those are some of the highlights of ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2019

Town Board Approves Car Free Day

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Leave the car at home and take alternative transportation, that’s the message from the Southampton Town Board after voting in favor of supporting the September 20th Car Free Day.  

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Community Pool at the East End Campus of Suffolk Community College Now Taking Membership Application

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The Community is now invited to enroll in annual memberships for the Community Pool at the Northampton Campus of Suffolk County Community College.  The Competitive size pool, located on Speonk-Riverhead Road, is now open to the public daily, with...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

“Good Ground On Stage” Summer Concert Series Concludes Best Year Yet

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The summer concert series at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays concluded with its best year yet with “PM Overdrive” on Thursday August 29th.   Attendance was up and stayed consistent with each of the 9 concerts this year for th...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

The Running of the Snappers Draws Some Young Anglers

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The biting was good and the kids were delighted to reel in some big snappers at the annual Snapper Derby held by the Town of Southampton Parks and Recreation Department at Tiana Bayside Recreational Facility in Hampton Bays on Thursday, August 22, 2019. &...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Good Ground Park Summer Concert Series Concludes Thursday Night

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The last band of the season takes to “Good Ground on Stage” as the summer concert series at Good Ground Park comes to a close this week.  

“PM Overdrive” plays at the park Thursday, August 29th at 7pm.&n...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Water Pressure Improvements Made for Residents East of the Shinnecock Canal

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The Hampton Bays Water District (HBWD) has recently completed improvements to its distribution system in the vicinity of the Shinnecock Canal.   These improvements will help in increasing water pressure for customers east of the Shinnecock Canal ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Councilman Bouvier Highlights Sustainable Southampton Programs

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Southampton Town Councilman John Bouvier held a press conference Monday, August 19, 2019 at the Conscience Point Marina in North Sea to highlight Town objectives, programs and policies designed to reduce greenhouse gases, thwart climate change, demonstrat...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Heat advisory in effect on long island until 8pm

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Town of Southampton and Village of Sag Harbor Sign Agreement for John Steinbeck Waterfront Park

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Southampton Supervisor Jay Schneiderman and Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy signed an inter-municipal agreement today for the John Steinbeck Waterfront Park.   The Town purchased the 1.25 acre property with Community Preservation Funds ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Public Hearing On The Sufficiency Of The Petition By East Quogue Voters To Hold A Vote

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Supervisor Holds Public Hearing On The Sufficiency Of The Petition By East Quogue Voters To Hold A Vote On Incorporation 

Several dozen residents turned out for a public hearing on Wednesday August 14, 2019 at 6pm at the East Quogue Fire Departmen...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Town Takes Step Towards New CCA Program

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At Tuesday’s Town Board Meeting, the Town Board voted unanimously on a resolution to hire a Community Choice Aggregation Administrator, which would make the Town of Southampton the first municipality on Long Island to accomplish this.

“CCA is a structure t...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Town to Bring Bike Share Program to Hampton Bays

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At Tuesdays Town Board meeting, Council Members John Bouvier and Tommy John Schiavoni brought forth a resolution authorizing a contract with Zagster, Inc., to bring a bike share pilot program to the Hamlet of Hampton Bays for two years. Through a partners...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Town Board Approves Cliff Drive Utility Improvement District

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The Southampton Town Board has approved the Cliff
Drive Utility Improvement District in the hamlet of Noyac.  The approval paves the way for property ownersto tax themselves to cover the costs of undergrounding power lines. 

The vote w...

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Southampton Town Arts And Culture Committee Rolls Out Summer Tour

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The public is invited to join Southampton Town Councilman John Bouvier, OLA (Organización Latino-Americana) Director Minerva Perez and the Arts and Culture Committee ChairHope Sandrow for the summer art tour on the road on August 17th from 10:0...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Tie in Supervisor’s Cardboard Boat Race

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PRESS RELEASE                        August 12, 2019 22, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743         &...

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Posted on: August 9, 2019

Good Ground Park Concerts Draw Big Crowds

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The Good Ground Park concert series, “Good Ground on Stage” continues to be a bit hit with fans.  More than 500 people attended a concert with the “Eagle River Band” on Thursday August 8, 2019.  

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

National Night Out In Southampton Town Brings Community Together

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More than 175 people attended the National Night Out event at Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays, Tuesday, August 6, 2019. 

National Night Out culminates in communities nationwide on the first Tuesday night in August.  It is recognized nation...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Event Set to Mark Opening of Steinbeck Waterfront Park

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Good Ground Park Rocks with Nancy Atlas

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About 500 people turned out for the Nancy Atlas Project concert at Good Ground Park, Thursday August 1, 2019.  The Montauk local is an East End favorite and she rocks the Park each year she plays it.

The Good Ground on Stage concert series continu...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Good Ground Park Concert Series, “Good Ground On Stage” Continues To Grow In Popularity

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Attendance is up at the concert series at Good Ground Park in Hampton Bays. About 500 people have attended each of the concerts headlined in this summers, “Good Ground on Stage”.   

On Thursday July 25th, about 500 con...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

A Lottery Was Held For Southampton’s Affordable Rentals At Speonk Commons And Sandy Hollow Cove

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A ranking lottery for 65 new affordable housing rentals was conducted on July 29, 2019 at noon in the Town Board Room at Southampton Town Hall.  Applications for 28 apartments at Sandy Hollow Cove in Southampton and the 37 apartments at Speonk Co...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Central Pine Barrens Commission, Bideawee Celebrate Landmark 1,000th Pine Barrens Credit

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Ceremony Held Friday at Bideawee’s Westhampton Location  

Members of the Central Pine Barrens Commission including Town of Brookhaven Supervisor Ed Romaine, Town of Riverhead Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith, Town of Southampton Supervisor Ja...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

A Lottery will be Held for Southampton’s Affordable Rentals

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A ranking lottery for 65 new affordable housing rentals will be conducted over two days on July 29th and 30th starting at noon in the Town Board Room on the second floor of Southampton Town Hall.  Applications for 28 apartments at Sandy ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Hampton Bays Water District Listens To Residents Concerns

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Hampton Bays Water District  Listens To Residents Concerns One Year After Water Woes

About thirty Hampton Bays residents turned out for an informational meeting by the Hampton Bays Water District (HBWD) on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 7pm to update th...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

Annual Lifeguard Competition This Week Named in Honor of Lifeguard Lost

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PRESS RELEASE                       July 15, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743            &...

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

Southampton Addiction & Recovery Committee Meet with Students from West Virginia on Opioid Epidemic

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Fifteen students from Tug Valley High School in West Virginia participated in an Opioid Forum at Southampton High School on Thursday, July 11, 2019.  The West Virginia students are on Long Island for a week-long visit with students from Northport...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Independent Audit Finds Town Finances Flawless

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A recently completed Independent Audit of the Town of Southampton’s finances, conducted by certified public accountants at Nawrocki Smith, found no reportable deficiencies and made no recommendations for improvement of any kind.  The re...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Southampton Town Utilizes High Tech Tools To Increase Summer Safety

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Just in time for the Fourth of July holiday weekend, the Southampton Town Police Department and Bay Constables demonstrated how they will use a high tech search and rescue technique to keep the 300 plus miles of ocean and bay coastline safe this summer. &...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

New Town Lunch Program for Seniors at Westhampton Library

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The Southampton Town Senior Services lunch program will soon expand into the Westhampton area.  A nutritious lunch will be offered to seniors at the Westhampton Free Library, located at 7 Library Avenue in Westhampton Beach.   The lunch ...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

The Town of Southampton Finds a New Home for the Children’s Museum Of The East End’s Summer Programs

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The Children’s Museum of the East End (CMEE) will soon open its doors to more children in the Riverside/Flanders area when they move into a larger satellite location over the summer months. The Southampton Town Board unanimously approved an agreement that...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

County Executive Bellone Transfers Ownership of Shinnecock Dock To Town Supervisor Schneiderman

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Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone transferred the Deed for the Shinnecock Dock to Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman in a ceremony at the Dock, June 28, 2019. The County transfer includes the 2 acre dock and 11 acres of beach front along Sh...

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Posted on: June 26, 2019

Councilwoman Lofstad Sponsors Resolution to Ban the Intentional Release of Balloons

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Councilwoman Julie Lofstad sponsored, and the Town Board approved at yesterday’s Town Board Meeting, a resolution banning the intentional release of balloons. The intent of the legislation is to reduce the negative impact that balloons have on our environ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2019

Free SPF 30 Sunscreen Program Ribbon Cutting

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On Tuesday June 25, 2019 Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera, representatives from Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, the Parks and Recreation Department and her fellow Town Board members cut the ribbon for the Towns new free SPF 30 sunscreen p...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Town Participates In Invasive Species Awareness Week, July 7 – 13, 2019.

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Invasive species affect us all. They’re in the forests, fields, and waters – and often in our backyards! Unfortunately, these species take quite a toll on sensitive habitats, agriculture, and even recreation activities. The good news: ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2019

Town Receives Only State DEC Grant on Long Island to Fight Invasive Species at Riverside Park

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PRESS RELEASE                       June 19, 2019Contact: Connie Conway(631) 702-1743            &...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Town Holds Development Rights Sealed Bid Auction

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Southampton Town Honored With Vision Long Island Award For New Affordable Accessory Apartment Law

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With the new affordable accessory apartment code fresh on the books, the Town of Southampton received an award today from Vision Long Island at its annual award ceremony. Supervisor Jay Schneiderman accepted the award on behalf of the Town. The Town recen...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

We're saving lives and we need your help!

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We're saving lives and we need your help!

The summer heat wave has just begun to make its way across the States signaling the end of school and the beginning of summer vacation. While the sun is perfect for a day at the beach, hot days can also have a sini...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Town Code

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Includes Legislation Adopted for the Town of Southampton.

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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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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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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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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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