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Communication among landfill groups

An Ad Hoc Committee for Waste Solutions within the township was established in August by Brookhaven Town, and its members were selected by supervisor Ed Romaine. The committee, led by Gregory …

A demonstration at the entrance of Brookhaven Town Landfill on Horseblock Road on Saturday morning was organized by the Landfill Remediation Group. About 50 people attended the protest and listened …

The Brookhaven Landfill, located in North Bellport, will be the location of a demonstration held by the Landfill Remediation Group on Halloween. The protest is in reference to the frustration by the …

Brookhaven supervisor Ed Romaine is pleased to report that Moody’s Investor Services has re-affirmed the Town of Brookhaven’s AAA credit rating. In addition, Standard & Poor’s …

A scoping meeting with the public regarding the Brookhaven Landfill was held last Thursday, Oct. 1, via Zoom to help identify concerns with the proposal of an ashfill. The landfill is slated to close …

In the aftermath of an economic shutdown, townships like Brookhaven remainobligated to draft a budget for the upcoming fiscal year. Brookhaven’s tentative 2020-2021 budget has been released …

In the aftermath of decade-old charges for noxious gases emitting from Brookhaven Landfill and into the air of surrounding residences, Brookhaven Town has agreed to pay nearly $250,000 in fines as …

The pandemic has shifted the path for many of us, and it has also changed the journey of the local oyster’s return to the Great South Bay. By returning oysters and oyster shells back …

An application for a solid-waste rail transfer station is before the U.S. Surface Transportation Board. The application covers 228 acres of wooded area in Yaphank, though only 50 would be used …

The Town of Brookhaven will be creating an ad-hoc committee to study and address possible solu- tions to the town’s future waste management issues. The committee will be looking at …

The COVID-19 pandemic poses new challenges to all students as they return to school this fall. With the many new plans in place, fear and anxiety can be overwhelming and lead to strong emotion. …

Brookhaven Town will possibly be exploring the creation of an ashfill as an answer to the big garbage question: what to do with it. “The town is taking a serious look at how we’re …

It was a relatively short storm, but a powerful one, as Isaias moved up the East Coast and through Long Island Tuesday. As of Wednesday morning, more than 300,000 Long Islanders are without …

The Town of Brookhaven recently passed a resolution creating a designated management area in Bellport Bay. The area provides protection for shellfish that are planted there, which are part of …

With Gov. Andrew Cuomo announcing that low- and moderate-risk youth sports had the green light to return beginning July 6, the Town of Brookhaven organized a tournament for teams across Suffolk …

The Town of Brookhaven has announced that the Holtsville Pool will open for the season on Monday, July 13 for residents only. The Centereach Pool and Mastic Aquatic Center will remain closed for the …

The Town of Brookhaven has established a Small Business Recovery Task Force to help local businesses navigate reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative was born out of frustration with …

Small businesses and restaurants have voiced a lack of fairness under Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s mandate for nones- sential businesses to not be open while the state and the nation continue to …

“It has really been tough,” said long- time Town of Brookhaven clerk Donna Lent, expressing the state of her employees, both physically and mentally. In addition to the increase of …

Brookhaven Town will open four major beaches for Memorial Day weekend.  Access to the beaches will be limited to Town residents only, with parking reduced by 50% to ensure social distancing at …

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