Last green corner, Mattituck
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Southold Votes Yes on Eminent Domain, Comp Plan, Plum Island Ferry Zoning

Pictured Above: The Mattituck corner that has been slated for a hardware store. The Southold Town Board exerted its authority over land use within the town in several major ways Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 8, adopting resolutions to take a controversial Mattituck property slated for development of a hardware store through eminent domain, adopting a Comprehensive Plan that's been in the works for a decade, and rezoning the Plum Island ferry
Sunrise, New Suffolk
Government Southold

Community Focuses on Next Actions as Southold Nears Comp Plan Adoption

The refrain from community leaders was clear when the Southold Town Board held a Zoom public hearing on the adoption of its Comprehensive Plan Update Aug. 25: The community is ready, willing and able to assist in implementing its goals. Environmental leaders, in particular, called for the creation of an Environmental Advisory Committee to work to implement environmental recommendations and the goals of New York State's Climate Smart Communities program.
Sunrise, New Suffolk
Government

Southold Seeks Feedback on Final Comp Plan

Southold Town released the final draft of its latest comprehensive plan, in the works for nearly a decade, on Aug. 7, and will be accepting feedback at a Zoom public hearing on Tuesday, Aug. 25 and by email. The 298-page document and 312 pages of appendices give an overview of the demographics and community character of the town, with chapters on infrastructure and transportation; natural resources and the environment; economic