07/14/15 6:00am
07/14/2015 6:00 AM
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…)

02/22/15 3:00pm
02/22/2015 3:00 PM
Today's sunshine and warmer temps melted some snow here on Main Road. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Today’s sunshine and warmer temps melted some snow here on Main Road. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Don’t let Sunday afternoon’s sunshine fool you into thinking winter weather has passed.

The National Weather Service is predicting temperatures are going to drop below freezing tonight with a low at around 15 degrees.

And with Sunday’s sunny skies at a high near 38 degrees, some melted snow could cause black ice conditions.

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11/25/14 2:00pm
11/25/2014 2:00 PM

Update (Nov. 25): New exterior security cameras will soon be installed on village properties.

During Monday’s board meeting, members awarded a nearly $40,000 contract to Hampton and North Fork Technology Professionals of Mattituck. The measure passed unanimously.

The exact cost of the cameras is $39,410.

Original story (Nov. 18): The Greenport Village Board is expected to vote on a nearly $35,000 security system contract next week.  (more…)

11/18/14 10:30am
11/18/2014 10:30 AM
The Greenport Village Board during Monday night's work session. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

The Greenport Village Board during Monday night’s work session. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

The Greenport Village Board has approved a nearly $55,000 study to review the village’s electrical plant that faulted in August and left some residents with without power for more than 11 hours.

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10/30/14 2:00pm
10/30/2014 2:00 PM
Greenport Village Hall.

Greenport Village Hall.

Greenport Village officials said “backward wiring” was to blame for an August power outage that left some residents without power for more than 11 hours.

“What we found was that the transformer that feeds into the relay switch gear was wired backward,” village administrator Paul Pallas said during Monday’s meeting.  (more…)