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10/31/18 5:55am
10/31/2018 5:55 AM

Suffolk County Route 48, commonly known as the North Road, was added to the county road system in 1930. The artery, which runs from Sound Avenue in Mattituck to Route 25 in Greenport, was originally called CR 27. It was renumbered in 1988 to avoid confusion with NY Route 27, which runs along the south shore Long Island. 

The differences in names took on a new wrinkle this summer when signs started to appear calling it Middle Road. READ

04/21/15 10:48am
04/21/2015 10:48 AM
Credit: Google Maps

Credit: Google Maps

A new gas station may be coming to Route 48, though the initial plan for the property was missing a few things, the Southold Town Planning Board has determined.

Those items included enough handicapped parking, a landscaping plan, details about the proposed station’s sign and a detailed floorplan.

“The site plan is pretty basic,” said town planner Brian Cummings. (more…)