.

Don't Miss It: DEC to Answer Questions About Speonk Plume

The DEC is holding a meeting at 7 p.m.

The public will get an opportunity on Wednesday to ask the Department of Environmental Conservation questions about its controversial decision not to do anything about a toxic plume that runs under Speonk at 7 p.m.

The long-awaited meeting will be held at the Suffolk County Community College, Eastern Campus, Shinnecock Building.

Numerous residents are expected to be in attendance, including members of the CAC-West and Speonk Remsenburg Civic Association, who teamed up with environmentalists, including ones from the Group from the East End, at a meeting earlier this week to form a unified response that they will present to the DEC.

At that same meeting, Southampton Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst said that if the DEC does not step-up to clean-up the plume, the town will consider a lawsuit.

Related Reading:

  • DEC to Inform Public on Speonk Plume Decision
  • Report: Town Could Sue Over Speonk Plume

Let Patch save you time. Get great local stories like this delivered right to your inbox or smartphone every day with our free newsletter. Simple, fast sign-up here.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something