Trees that were cut down two years ago because they had been infested with southern pine beetles remain at 185 Swamp Road in Northwest Woods, East Hampton, prompting the owner to file suit claiming her property has been devalued.
Trees that were cut down two years ago because they had been infested with southern pine beetles remain at 185 Swamp Road in Northwest Woods, East Hampton, prompting the owner to file suit claiming her property has been devalued. Stephen J. Kotz
Stephen J. Kotz on Nov 11, 2019
Two years after East Hampton Town found itself confronting a plague in the form of the southern pine beetle, a small insect that had an oversized appetite for the kind... more
Suffolk County and the Group for the East End have partnered in a new effort to boost participation in the septic replacement incentive programs offered by the county and East End towns. The Group and the county have launched a new website, cleanwatercash.org, that offers detailed information about the low-nitrogen septic systems the county allows to be installed and the programs through which residents can have most or all of the costs covered through grant funding. The site contains a link to a full list of quotes of purchase and installation costs for all the advanced treatment systems now available ... 3 Dec 2019 by Michael Wright
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host an informational meeting Thursday, October 24, on contamination found at Camp Hero in Montauk. The meeting will be held at the Montauk Library from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The Army Corps has announced that a two-year investigation of the 469-acre former U.S. Army and Air Force base revealed 47 “areas of concern” after more than 1,300 soil and water samples were taken from around the property. The ACOE has said that none of the signs of contamination poses health or ecological dangers and it has recommended that no further action be taken ... 22 Oct 2019 by Staff Writer