Southampton Village Elections for Mayor and Trustees, Fri., June 21

Southampton Village Elections for Mayor and Trustees

Friday, June 21, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

The Levitas Center (Cultural Center) 25 Pond Lane

Village Mayor – 2 year term

Candidates: Michael Irving and Jesse Warren

(2) Village Trustees – 2 year term 

Candidates: Joseph McLoughlin, Mark Parash, Andrew Pilaro

Village office hours are 9 am to 4 pm.

Absentee applications and ballots are available at Village Hall through Thursday to vote. Village office hours are 9 am to 4 pm.

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Southampton Association Scholarship Winners Announced

At the June 15th “Celebration of Southampton” event at the home of Mrs. Richard Waterman, the winners of  the Southampton Association Scholarships were announced.

The Southampton Association Scholarship in Memory of Arthur B. Schoen, Jr. and Todd Goodwin, given to two students based on academic promise, achievement, and demonstrates desire, perseverance and need, who have contributed to the school and the community and have clear educational goals.

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Southampton Association’s “Celebration of Southampton”, Saturday, June 15th

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2019 Membership to the Southampton Association

This coming year, we will continue our mission of preserving the unique character and ambiance of Southampton, while at the same time supporting our local volunteers and full time residents.  We are protecting and enhancing our village in important ways and we ask you to help us continue this work.

Your annual dues fund important work by our consultants and attorneys, support our scholarship program, and enable us to contribute to numerous local organizations and events.  

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Southampton Association Offers Four Scholarships to Southampton High School Students

The Southampton Association is offering 4 scholarships in 2019 to Southampton High School students to assist with their college expenses. The Association’s Scholarship Committee will again choose two students to receive the Southampton Association Scholarship in Memory of Arthur B. Schoen, Jr. and Todd Goodwin which provides $4,000.00 per year to each for their four years of college.  Students should check with the Southampton High School Guidance Office on details.

For the second year,

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Public Forum on Southampton School District Office Plans, Thursday, July 19, 6 PM

Thursday, July 19, 6:00 PM  –  Music Room of the Southampton Intermediate School, Leland Lane

The Southampton School District Administration and Board are seeking input for plans on a new administration building. Their last proposal to purchase a house on Narrow Lane, make renovations and pave additional school property for parking, at a cost of $5.2m, was turned down by the voters in May by a vote of 397 to 894. This was the second time the voters rejected a plan by the District

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Village Reorganization meeting July 2, 2018

After the swearing in ceremony for Trustees Kimberly Allen and Richard Yastremski at Village Hall on July 2nd, the Trustees held an organizational meeting. The full coverage of the meeting can be found at 27east.com with the headline Southampton Village Mayor Shakes Up Regulatory Boards.

The new Chair of the Board of Zoning Appeals is Robert Devinney,  the Chair for the Planning Board is Alan McFarland, and the Board of Architectural Review and Historic Preservation is now chaired

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ARB Decision on Mocomanto

On June 11, the Village’s Historic Preservation and Architectural Review Board (ARB) issued its decision, by a 3-to-2 vote, approving the latest plan to expand Mocomanto, one of the most historic homes in our Village and often called “jewel of Southampton.”  

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School Vote Results and Village Election on June 15

The Southampton School Budget and Board Vote was on May 15,    All propositions passed except Proposition 3:  a $5.2 million proposal to purchase a Village home and convert it into administration offices.   That vote was:

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Letter to the Editor re: historic homes in Southampton Village

Included here is a letter that was in the Southampton Press from Ann Pyne. We thought it would be of interest, given the need to protect the few remaining historical homes in the Village.

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