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When Dell Cullum made plans for a beach cleanup in East Hampton earlier this month, he started out with about a dozen volunteers. The event ended up getting canceled because there was too much snow on the beach.
So, he tried again. And he got about two dozen volunteers. And, again, the event was canceled because of last week’s snowstorm.
Now, he has 50 volunteers for the cleanup, which...Read more »
East Hampton’s first townwide beach cleanup, planned for last Saturday, Feb. 8, has been rescheduled for this Saturday, Feb 15 after heavy snow on the ocean beaches made it difficult to see the trash.
Volunteers are being asked to sign up with the organizers so that — if bad weather is again a problem — they can be notified not to show up on the beach at 9 a.m. Forecasts call for as much as...Read more »
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will hold a public meeting Tuesday on cleanup plans for soil contamination at the former Elmont Welding Site in Elmont.
The 0.35-acre site at 546 Hempstead Tpke. is vacant and fenced-in after buildings were demolished by the Town of Hempstead. The property was originally used as an automobile garage as early as 1925, then as an auto...Read more »