EDITOR'S NOTE: An early version of this story, and the version appearing in print in the Western Edition of The Press this week, erroneously reported that the Southampton Town Board had approved the Hampton Bays hamlet study on Tuesday night. In fact, the board adjourned discussion of the proposed study, with plans to adopt it in a month. The Press regrets the error. Below is the corrected story.
After eight years of drafting and redrafting, the Southampton Town Board on Tuesday night took a final look at the 450-page Hampton Bays hamlet study, a long-awaited document that is supposed to serve as the guidebook for future development in the hamlet.
The adoption of the study, which is expected to take place in May, will be the last major hurdle to clear before... more