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05/30/18 6:00am
05/30/2018 6:00 AM

A proposal to put stop signs at the south ends of Fifth and Sixth streets in Greenport ran into some opposition at a public hearing May 24.

The plan would place a stop sign on both roads heading south at the intersection with Johnson Place, which connects the streets along the north side of the Fifth Street park.  READ

07/14/15 6:00am
Greenport village administrator Paul Pallas, right, discusses drainage plans for Fifth Street Park with community members Monday. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Greenport village administrator Paul Pallas, right, discusses drainage plans for Fifth Street Park with community members Monday. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Greenport village residents are gearing up to oppose a plan to create a drainage swale at Fifth Street Park, a move designed to prevent stormwater runoff from polluting the bay that residents fear would reduce the space available for recreational activity. (more…)

04/30/14 10:00am
04/30/2014 10:00 AM
Village board members hope to resurface the basketball courts on Third Street. (Cyndi Murray photo)

Village board members hope to resurface the basketball courts on Third Street. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Greenport’s parks could be receiving a facelift after Village Board members voted to seek bids for several upgrades to spruce up the Third and Fifth street playgrounds and basketball courts.

Members are seeking a cost estimate on three projects that include replacing the fence at Third Street Park and resurfacing the basketball courts on both Third and Fifth streets.  (more…)