Erosion worries heighten on the East End

Erosion that was worsened by the recent blizzard

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Erosion that was worsened by the recent blizzard in front of The Montauk Soundview Resort on Soundview Drive in Montauk Friday afternoon. (December 31, 2010) (Credit: Gordon M. Grant)

Nearly a week after the blizzard, Soundview Drive and Captain Kidd's Path in Montauk resembled a construction zone, with heavy trucks moving back and forth, generators whining, and steel sheeting and boulders piled along the beach.

The construction crews weren't taking the day off like most other workers Friday for New Year's Eve. The Block Island Sound shoreline west of the Montauk Inlet...

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