East Hampton

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New York regulators have approved a proposal to build a transmission cable under a beach in Wainscott, Long Island. The cable will bring power from the state’s first offshore wind project: South Fork Wind.

The post office in the unincorporated village of Wainscott in East Hampton, Long Island.
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A petition filed to incorporate Wainscott, Long Island, into a village has been rejected.

Truck beach tire tracks
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The town of East Hampton, Long Island, will challenge a court decision to bar trucks from driving on a beach.

East Hampton Airport
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A new report shows that East Hampton Airport generates nearly $78 million a year and supports more than 850 jobs in eastern Long Island.

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A group of residents have sued the Town of East Hampton, Long Island, to block developers of an offshore wind project from burying a high-powered transmission cable under Wainscott Beach.