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11/28/17 5:54pm
11/28/2017 5:54 PM

“It’s not secret that Greenport Village has been discovered, and it will only grow to become more of a destination,” resident Rachel Bosworth said at Monday’s Village Board meeting. “Media outlets continually cover the area, specifically the New York Times,” which has written many articles about the village, including some suggesting it as an alternative to the Hamptons. READ

06/24/16 5:55am
06/24/2016 5:55 AM

Last weekend, with very little fanfare, a new code enforcement officer began writing tickets for cars parked illegally in the Village of Greenport.

The village code lists 38 different locations where parking is restricted. The regulations are relatively confusing and perhaps more convoluted than they need to be.

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02/03/16 9:00am
02/03/2016 9:00 AM

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The Long Island Railroad parking lots near the North Ferry dock in Greenport are free to use and do not feature any time restrictions.

But that could soon change under a proposal Greenport Village Trustees have approved and sent to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority for consideration. READ

04/07/15 2:00pm
04/07/2015 2:00 PM
Southold Town Planning Board members at Monday night's meeting. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

The Southold Town Planning Board will review parking concerns for two commercial developments. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Two separate commercial developments slated for Mattituck have one concern in common: parking.

The Southold Town Planning Board held public hearings Monday night to discuss plans for Olde Colonial Place and Eastern Front Microbrewery.  (more…)

06/21/14 8:00am
06/21/2014 8:00 AM
The town will soon be adding 'no stopping' signs near the intersection of Love Lane and Pike Street. (Credit: Cyndi Murray file photo)

The town will soon be adding ‘no stopping’ signs near the intersection of Love Lane and Pike Street. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

In an attempt to improve safety and congestion in the ever-popular Love Lane area of Mattituck, the Southold Town Board this week approved measure that would prohibit parking on areas of Pike Street east of the Love Lane intersection.

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03/12/14 12:00pm
03/12/2014 12:00 PM
CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO |The board approved a parking restriction on Village Lane and King Street in Orient.

The board approved a parking restriction on Village Lane and King Street in Orient. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

After two years of discussion, the Southold Town Board passed legislation Tuesday restricting parking in Orient.

The law bans parking at the intersection of Village Lane and King Street to allow emergency vehicles to pass safely, town officials said. (more…)