East Hampton Town Board              159 Pantigo Road

                            East Hampton, NY  11937

              Work Session Meeting              www.ehamptonny.gov


              ~ Minutes ~              Carole Brennan


Tuesday, May 16, 2017              10:00 AM              Town Hall Meeting Room


I.              Call to Order

10:00 AM Meeting called to order on May 16, 2017 at Town Hall Meeting Room, 159 Pantigo Road, East Hampton, NY.


Attendee Name





Kathee Burke-Gonzalez

Town of East Hampton




Peter Van Scoyoc

Town of East Hampton



10:25 AM

Sylvia Overby

Town of East Hampton




Fred Overton

Town of East Hampton




Larry Cantwell

Town of East Hampton




Michael Sendlenski

Town of East Hampton

Town Attorney



Steve Graham

Town of East Hampton

Deputy Town Clerk



II.              Public Portion

III.              Topics

A.              Recommended Zone Change, 137 Springs Fireplace Road - JoAnne Pahwul

Joann Pahwul from the East Hampton Town Planning Department, presented a change of zoning request from a homeowner of Springs Fireplace Road. The request would change the parcel from B residence to Commercial Industrial. This conforms with the 2005  compreshensive plan changes and is recommend by the Planning Department.

B.              CPF - Water Quality Protection Law - NancyLynn Thiele

Nancylynn Thiele gave a final update to the board before the local law would be scheduled on Thursday the 18th. Since the last worksession she has changed the rebate language so the amounts can be set by Town Board resolution from time to time. She will also be changing the language so the law reads more gender neutral. The law will also include a portion of Sag Harbor which was not there previously.

IV.              Liaison Reports

Councilwoman Burke-Gonzalez reported that she will have a resolution on Thursday to retain Morrison and Foester for litigation. She also mentioned there will be a public meeting from 1:30PM - 3:30 PM at the Senior Center to discuss the redesign. The Retreat is also sponsoring a teen program Monday June 5th. She would also like to thank Jen Wilson who's hard work allowed the Jr. Class to attend the 9/11 memorial which will now be included in the Jr. Curriculum at the high school.


Councilman Van Scoyoc reported that there will be a presentation by GEI consultants at Scoville Hall tonight from 5:30PM - 7:30 PM. This will be the first public meeting on the CART process.


Councilwoman Overby met with the recycling and litter commitee who are attempting to simplify the adopt a road program. The Anti-Bias Taskforce met and are preparing for a June 14th meeting with Rabbi Masque to discuss immigration issues in Suffolk County. She also mentioned that the Amagansett Life saving station will have its opening ceremony from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM this Saturday.


Supervisor Cantwell stated that a resolution will be ready by this Thursday to noticethe shuttle bus program to bidders.

V.              Executive Session: CPF, Litigation, Contract Negotiations

At 10:35 a motion was made by Councilman Van Scoyoc seconded by Councilwoman Overby to go into executive session to discuss CPF, litigation and contract negotations.