Budget Vote: The Huntington Town board will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Town Hall (100 Main St.). The board is scheduled to hold a public hearing on whether to go forward with a joint purchase with Suffolk County of the DeForest-Williams estate in Cold Spring Harbor, and to vote on the proposed budget for 2012. Check Jennifer Barrios’ Twitter updates @Newsday_ToH.
Board Meeting: The Southampton Town board meets Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Town Hall (116 Hampton Rd.). The public is invited. Check Stacey Altherr’s Twitter updates @staceyaltherr.
Budget Hearing: The Islip Town board is scheduled to hold a vote on the proposed 2012 budget Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Town Hall (655 Main St.). Supervisor Phil Nolan’s proposed $121-million spending plan is a 3.4-percent increase over the current year and has no tax increase. Check Sarah Crichton’s Twitter updates @scrichton.