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Old 02-14-2012, 08:18 AM
 
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I heard Bayport residents are pissed too.
They are not happy either. I heard that Sayville chamber of commerce is now going to weigh in against it as well.
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Old 02-14-2012, 08:21 AM
 
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probably the lots near the soccer fields in holtsville...
That's an awfully long walk.
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Old 02-14-2012, 09:22 AM
 
Location: Suffolk County, NY
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They are not happy either. I heard that Sayville chamber of commerce is now going to weigh in against it as well.
And rightfully so. Sayville's mad because it will take even more attention/business away from its already struggling mom & pop filled downtown...shame.

One of my favorite downtowns on the Island. I hope they win to prevent it, but I doubt it.
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Old 02-14-2012, 09:55 AM
 
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And rightfully so. Sayville's mad because it will take even more attention/business away from its already struggling mom & pop filled downtown...shame.

One of my favorite downtowns on the Island. I hope they win to prevent it, but I doubt it.
There's a lot of people against this. People have been fighting this for years. DEIS doesnt mean it will get built any time soon. The zone change has to happen first. Thats why everyone concerned needs to be there on March 22 at Islip Town Hall at 7:30 to voice their opposition
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Old 02-14-2012, 11:45 AM
 
Location: Suffolk County, NY
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There's a lot of people against this. People have been fighting this for years. DEIS doesnt mean it will get built any time soon. The zone change has to happen first. Thats why everyone concerned needs to be there on March 22 at Islip Town Hall at 7:30 to voice their opposition
I would If I lived in Islip township.
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Old 02-14-2012, 12:04 PM
 
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I would If I lived in Islip township.

The people of Brookhaven should be too as this parcel of land is near the Islip/Brookhaven border and will effect traffic for both and shoppers @ gateway plaza
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Old 02-14-2012, 12:14 PM
 
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With all the empty retail space around, that facet of this project is completely absurd. All it will lead to is another vacant buidling somewhere else even if they get a tenant. No net benefit to the community.
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Old 02-14-2012, 12:19 PM
 
Location: Selden New York
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With all the empty retail space around, that facet of this project is completely absurd. All it will lead to is another vacant buidling somewhere else even if they get a tenant. No net benefit to the community.
Don"t you get it they want this to look like queens!
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Old 02-14-2012, 12:27 PM
 
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Don"t you get it they want this to look like queens!

Serota does.. the people who live near here dont!
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Old 02-14-2012, 01:32 PM
 
Location: Selden New York
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Serota does.. the people who live near here dont!
Whos serota? a town supervisior?
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