Board Rejects Appointment to Lead Bureau

The Huntington Town Board Monday rejected the appointment of Josh Price as director of the new Bureau of Administration Adjudication. The vote was 3-2 with Council members Gene Cook, Mark Cuthbertson and Joan Cergol voting against him, and Supervisor Chad Lupinacci and Council member Ed Read More …

Gas Station Self-Service Law on Public Hearing Agenda

The Town Board will take on up the ban on self-service at gas stations at a public hearing on Dec. 17.   The town banned self-service in the 1980s and is believed to be the only town in New York State to do so. Under the Read More …

Town Board Rejects Forming Committee on Northport School

The Town Board voted Tuesday against forming a committee to look into health concerns at Northport Middle School. Councilman Eugene Cook had proposed the committee but the board rejected the idea, 4-1, with the majority deciding to defer to the school district, which had opposed Read More …

New Town Court to Handle Code Violations

The Huntington Town Board has approved the establishment of a town court to handle town code violations.  The Bureau of Administrative Adjudication will be led by a full-time director appointed by the supervisor to a five-year term. The town will name up to seven attorneys Read More …

Early Voting Over, Campaigns Come to a Head on Election Day

New York’s first year of early voting has come to an end, but right around the corner is the big prize: Tuesday is Election Day, which will decide races for Huntington and Suffolk County positions.  Two incumbents are running for re-election for Town Board: independent Read More …

Town Board Meeting Includes Code Enforcement, Zoning Rules

The agenda for Wednesday’s Town Board meeting is packed with public hearings and resolutions on issues  expected to bring out residents eager to express their opinions. Changes in C-6 zoning for downtown Huntington, establishment of a code-enforcement court and a plan to join a bike-sharing Read More …

Northport Man Honored for Service to Community

Northport resident Phil Weber Jr. was honored last week for his commitment and dedication to serving his community. Huntington Town Councilman Mark Cuthbertson presented him with a proclamation. Weber is a life-long third generation Northport resident who since 1966, has been a member of the Read More …

11 Named to Commercial Fishing Advisory Board

The Huntington Town Board approved members to the new Commercial Fishing Advisory Council Tuesday. The 11 members were appointed individually by members of the Town Board and serve for the duration of the elected official’s term.  Supervisor Chad A. Lupinacci appointed three members while council Read More …

Zoning Changes, Street Renaming on Town Board Agenda

The Town Board will consider scheduling a public hearing on zoning changes proposed for downtown Huntington and appoint a director of information technology at its meeting Tuesday at  2 p.m. It will also consider  renaming  East 10th Street from New York Avenue to 1st Avenue Read More …

Huntington Crackdown on Parking Fees Is About to Get Tougher

Tighter rules governing the enforcement of parking fines go into effect Tuesday in Huntington. The Town Board voted in April for the new fines and the tougher timetable for payments. Those ignoring deadlines could find themselves unable to get recreation identity cards or commuter parking Read More …