Citing Costs, Moore Taps Brakes on Westhampton Community Center - 27 East

Citing Costs, Moore Taps Brakes on Westhampton Community Center

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Bids will soon be awarded for the future Southampton Town Community Center in Westhampton. FILE PHOTO

Bids will soon be awarded for the future Southampton Town Community Center in Westhampton. FILE PHOTO

Tom Gogola on Jan 31, 2024
A proposal to develop a new Westhampton Community Center on Old Riverhead Road is under review by the newly seated Southampton Town Board. Town Supervisor Maria Moore said this week... more

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