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Airport Questionnaire

Posted by John Stikeman on October 7, 2017 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The folllowing is a Montauk United sponsored questionnaire sent to the six candidates for the East Hampton Town Board. An analysis of the results will be published on our website as soon as the results are available.


MONTAUK UNITED


As a service to the residents of Montauk, MONTAUK UNITED requests all Town Board candidates to respond to the following questionnaire. Upon completion, please sign, date and return the completed questio...

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Airport Letter

Posted by John Stikeman on September 16, 2017 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

From: Tom Bogdan, MONTAUK UNITED.ORG 631 668 3290


To the Editor,


Quiet Skies, an anti E.H. airport special interest group has attacked the veracity of Montauk United and its efforts in defending the interests of Montauk and its citizens. In order to separate relevant fact from insinuation, the following is the basis for Montauk United involvement.


Both Mon...

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Airport

Posted by Bruce Lee on May 25, 2017 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (5)

Sorry Montauk residents---You might consider lobbying the EH Town into buying the Montauk airport--and then when the EH airport closes---Montauk's will close as well. You have can't force suffering onto others for your own gain. Only selfish weak people would engage in such rhetoric.

Residents all around the airport---including the entire North Fork of Long Island and the entire North Shore--all the way to Manhattan have been suffering for years--and it's time to stop. Pitting Montauk a...

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Surf Lodge Communication

Posted by joan on March 22, 2017 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (1)

From: Tom Bogdan

Sent: Wed 3/22/2017 1:25 PM

To: Jayma The Surf Lodge

Re: Meeting Request

In all due respect, the time for talking is over. You have made meeting requests with other Montauk groups in the past and they have all led nowhere. It is a dismal record of all agreements made by Surf Lodge forgotten, and any promises declared unkempt including a Wilkinson Town Board administration noise abatement directive that was completely ignored. Your...

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The View from Montauk

Posted by joan on January 26, 2017 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (1)

To the Editor


THE VIEW FROM MONTAUK


In an effort to respond to a vocal segment of East Hampton’s population, the Town Board is spending over 2 million dollars in legal fees in order to banish “noisy” aircraft from the East Hampton Airport. These types of aircraft are estimated to land within seconds of each other from early morning to well into the evening. Local citizen action gro...

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The Airport

Posted by joan on January 26, 2017 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)

To the Editor,


In the 1/12/17 issue of the East Hampton Star, David Gruber and the East Hampton Airport Planning Committee, a group of airport neighboring property owners, announced a solution to their long term suffering inflicted by the outrageous activities of the East Hampton Airport. The plan is in response to what the Committee has continually deemed an intolerable and dangerous affront to mind and body, an intentional all-out attac...

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Surf Lodge

Posted by joan on April 26, 2016 at 8:15 PM Comments comments (0)


Below you will find the exact text from an official document from East Hampton Town Board records concerning East Hampton Town Board meetings, on February 2, and March 2, 2010. The document deals with three separate noise violations committed by the Surf Lodge Club, as defined under Chapter 185 of the Town Code. The purpose of the meetings were to determine what restrictive measures should b...

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The Lesser of Two Evils is Still Evil

Posted by joan on April 11, 2016 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (0)

The Lesser of Two Evils is Still Evil

 

I feel the need to splash some cold water on the big love fest that has been going on lately among the local Montauk community organizations, the owners of the former East Deck property and to some extent town officials. They are all commending one another for the unusually cooperative effort they’ve engaged in to work out a plan to subdivide the 4 plus acre property into four residential lots that will legally allo...

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Hamlet Study

Posted by joan on April 11, 2016 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)



I’m a Local

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Sloppy Tuna

Posted by joan on April 11, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)


The Situation:

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Social Misconduct and Taxi Reports

Posted by joan on January 7, 2016 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (1)

MONTAUK UNITED


During the last three months of 2015 MONTAUK UNITED completed two major studies concerning issues currently affecting Montauk. The results of these studies were presented to Town Supervisor Cantwell and Montauk’s Council representative Councilman Van Scoyoc. The following is a summary of the study’s...

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Housing Report

Posted by joan on December 12, 2015 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (1)


To the Editor,


As we all know, Montauk has been plagued by a number of civic outrages such as public drunkenness, disgracefully bad behavior, late night crime and a generally “wild party” attitude which has been foisted on our community by a small number of businesses and individuals.


Over the p...

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November Report - Illegal Rentals

Posted by joan on November 11, 2015 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (4)


Montauk United


It's Time to Show Our Strength

 

There is little doub...

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October Report - Airport Noise

Posted by joan on October 31, 2015 at 2:40 PM Comments comments (2)

Tom Bogdan


The October Concerned Citizens of Montauk’s “Meet the Candidates Debate”, produced interesting and definitive remarks by all candidates, but in regard to the mission of Montauk United, especially so by the current Supervisor L. Cantwell. When asked what was the most important Montauk issue (what was at the top of the lis...

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Members comments

Posted by joan on September 20, 2015 at 3:20 PM Comments comments (8)


Hello, I am, Joan Stikeman,  the Digital Editor for Montauk United.  We created this space for your to post your comments.  Basically, it's a blog.  You can comment on a post by another member or to Tom Bogdan's posts.   Please share your ideas and thoughts with this community.  You can attach images too!

Breaking the late-night music law - Letter to the Editor East Hampton Star

Posted by joan on August 24, 2015 at 8:00 PM Comments comments (0)


Montauk

 

August 24, 2015

 

To the Editor:

 

During the first week of September, the East Hampton Town Board will consider sanctions in response to unlawful actions by Ciao, a Montauk nightclub restaurant. This establishment has knowingly and continuously broken the late-night music law in spite of multiple warnings by town officials.

...

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Edgemere Congestion, Surf Lodge - Letter to the Editor East Hampton Star

Posted by joan on August 10, 2015 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (0)


Edgemere Congestion

 

Montauk

 

August 10, 2015

 

To the Editor,

 

At the Aug. 6 town meeting, the East Hampton Town Board took a major step forward in coming to grips with one of Montauk’s largest public safety issues by unanimously agreeing to end parking on key areas of Edgemere Avenue. The board deserves great credit in re...

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End parking on key areas of Edgemere Avenue - Letter to the Editor East Hampton Star

Posted by joan on August 6, 2015 at 11:15 AM Comments comments (0)

 

To the Editor,

At the Aug. 6 town meeting, the East Hampton Town Board took a major step forward in coming to grips with one of Montauk’s largest public safety issues by unanimously agreeing to end parking on key areas of Edgemere Avenue. The board deserves great credit in recognizing and responding to a problem that has existed since the Surf Lodge, a local bar located on Edgeme...

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The Montauk Crisis - Letter to the Editor of the East Hampton Star

Posted by joan on July 19, 2015 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)


The Montauk Crisis

 

Montauk

 

July 17, 2015

 

To the Editor,

 

The present and past East Hampton Town Board administrations have had varied and disparate approaches to the major civic crises confronting the citizens of Montauk. One policy was mean, the other nice. One argumentative, the other polite, one insu...

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Social Misconduct and Taxi Reports

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MONTAUK UNITED

During the last three months of 2015 MONTAUK UNITED completed two major studies concerning issues currently affecting Montauk. The results of these studies were presented to Town Supervisor Cantwell and Montauk’s Council representative Councilman Van Scoyoc. The following is a summary of the study’s finding and reco...

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