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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Need a flu shot? Here's a list of places you can get one, in proximity to East Hampton

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"The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccine," according to the NYS Health Department, Health experts are warning that preventing the flu is particularly important this year as the COVID-19 virus persists.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Warning Issued on Fund-Raising Letter


Residents are advised that a letter regarding an "East Hampton NY Area Drive" for money to buy equipment for the police was issued by a Kansas organization and is NOT affiliated with, or related to supplying the East Hampton Police Department

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

Town Board Virtual Meetings Can Be Seen Live on YouTube, LTV


Public comment may be called in to 351-888-6331, Meetings are aired live on LTV channel 22, streamed at and YouTube, and archived on LTV site. For schedule, agenda click button on this web page.

Posted on: September 10, 2020

Agreement Reached on $28.9 Million Wind Farm Payment to Town

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East Hampton Town and the East Hampton Town Trustees would grant access easements to allow installation and maintenance of power export cable from 15 offshore wind turbines in federal waters 30 miles east of Montauk Point;Eaements would be effective only ...

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

Public Comment Period Open on County 2020 Hazard Mitigation Plan

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Visit info site for the county's Hazard Mitigation Plan, a multi-jurisdiction effort to plan for natural disasters and their aftermath in our towns. East Hampton participated in the long-term planning process; comments will be accepted through Sept. 30

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

COVID-19 Testing to be Offered at East Hampton High School


Diagnostic tests for the virus will be offered by Stony Brook Southampton Hospital at the high school property on Long Lane in East Hampton on Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning on Thursday, September 3. Call 631-668-3705 for appointments.

Posted on: September 1, 2020

LIRR's South Fork Commuter Connection Train Service Indefinitely Suspended

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Successful service offering option to avoid commuter traffic was suspended during COVID-19 pandemic; Suspension continues as MTA / LIRR faces overall ridership reduction, economic challenges. East End officials will advocate for service restoration ASAP.

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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Municipal Parking Lot Lights Are Powered by the Sun

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East Hampton Town takes another step toward energy independence -- and savings -- with installation of 4 solar-powered lights in redone Amagansett municipal parking lot, continuing progress toward town's groundbreaking 100-percent renewable energy goal.

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Posted on: August 26, 2020

Temporary Restraining Order Suspends Activities Lacking Town Permit at Montauk Resort

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Restaurant, bar service at Marram Montauk and Il Buco at Mostrador Marram barred after Town of East Hampton, alleging unauthorized expansion, seeks injunction in State Supreme Court

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Posted on: August 18, 2020

Hurricane Season is Here: Be Prepared

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Click here for links to learn about safety preparations for people, pets, and property; what to do before, during, and after a storm; about storm shelters, and how to keep updated on important information.

In addition to the town’s website, check...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

East Hampton Town Responds to Community Frustration, Concern Over Insufficient Wireless Service


Increased cell and internet/ data usage in face of pandemic and added residents creates critical service issues; Town will work with a communications consultant to develop comprehensive coverage strategy, and work with cell companies for better service

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Town Maintains Highest Possible Bond Rating: Aaa


Moody's Investors Services says EH has "very healthy" finances;
Rewards "conservative budgeting and proactive fiscal management," and substantial reserves; Notes responsible financial management during pandemic

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

EH Town Prevails: FAA Rules in Town's Favor in Dispute Lodged by Aviation Groups

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The Federal Aviation Administration found that EH Town complied with all rules and regs in connection with its use of airport revenue to respond to several lawsuits related to legislation adopted in 2015 to reduce airport noise

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