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OCTOBER 20,2018- 800 ACRES PRESERVED IN SHOREHAM-UPDATE- "New York State has yet to close on the preservation of 800 acres of woodlands and marshlands adjacent to the abandoned Shoreham Nuclear Power Plant on the shore of Long Island Sound. Governor Andrew Cuomo included in his 2018 budget, preservation of the last coastal forest on Long Island. State officials say delays were caused by the process of identifying the metes and bounds of the area to be preserved and say announcement of the acquisition should be expected soon.
NOVEMBER 8, 2018- BROOKHAVEN TOWN BOARD MEETING- A regularly scheduled town board meeting. Brookhaven Town Hall, One Independence Hill, Farmingville,NY, 5:00pm.
NOVEMBER 14, 2018-ATTEND FAA HELICOPTER NOISE MEETING- The FAA has set a meeting for Wednesday November 14th from 7:00PM-9:00PM, at the Riverhead Middle School for residents to be heard on the issue of helicopter noise.
The meeting will have a workshop format and the FAA will have several stations covering a number of relevant aspects of the North Shore Helicopter Rule. Each station will be staffed by an FAA subject matter expert who is able to answer questions regarding the topic, and there is a station where the public can submit a written statement for the record. The FAA also is trying to arrange to have oral comments transcribed as well. The FAA does not plan to make a formal presentation during the workshop.
The meeting is hosted by the FAA and the agency has set the format.
Riverhead Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith said," Now we need as many residents as possible to come down and make themselves heard." Riverhead Middle School, 600 Harrison Avenue,Riverhead,NY, 7:00PM.
DECEMBER 7, 2018-HISTORICAL SOCIETY'S ANNUAL HOLIDAY TEA &... The Wading River Historical Society's 23rd Annual Holiday Tea & Antiques Appraisal. Admission includes an antique appraisal, a musical performance by Shoreham-Wading River High School Students, sandwiches, desserts, tea and Mulled cider. Tickets are $18 per person in advance( non-refundable) or $20 per person payable at the door.
To reserve a seat e-mail email@example.com or call (631) 919-7257.
Wading River Congregational Church Reception hall, 2057 N.Country Road, Wading River, NY, 7:00pm.