Financial

  • Achieved the highest credit rating in Town history, AAA
  • Ensured that the Airport could be financially self-sustaining
  • Funded Town fisheries consultant
  • Made capital improvements at the YMCA RECenter
  • Proposed $2M affordable housing fund
  • Signed long-term leases with EECO Farm and Amagansett Lifesaving Station
  • Established a septic rebate program of up to $16,000
  • Committed $3M toward completion of the Montauk Playhouse Aquatic and Cultural Arts Center
  • Supported three affordable housing projects totaling 60 units

Environment

  • $650,000 in grant funding for water quality in Pussy’s Pond, Accabonac and Three Mile Harbor
  • Preserved 300+ acres of land with CPF
  • Purchased iconic farmland in Amagansett and Wainscott with CPF funds
  • Required low nitrogen sanitary systems for new construction and substantial renovation
  • Earned designation as climate smart community
  • Initiated comprehensive coastal resiliency planning
  • Adopted 100% renewable energy goal by 2020
  • Initiated community oyster garden program
  • Adopted a town-wide waste water management plan

Community

  • Restored civility, dignity and respect to Town government
  • Restored Duck Creek Barn, Selah Lester House, and Fort Pond House
  • Fully and fairly enforced the Town Code to protect neighborhoods and quality of life
  • Defended the public’s right to beach access
  • Committed to restoring Second House and Brooks/Park Studio
  • Established professional community-based Business and Hamlet Studies
  • Began designing a new Senior Community Center
  • Supported East End Special Players
  • Fought for local control of the Airport
  • Initiated community oyster garden program
  • Provided a home for the East Hampton Food Pantry
  • Increased communication and coordination between town departments
  • Encouraged the advancement of town employees

Services

  • Expanded transportation services for Veterans
  • Passed affordable apartment legislation
  • Provided 20,715 rides on the Hampton Hopper
  • Supported Meals on Wheels, Project MOST and Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center
  • Implemented the Rental Registry
  • Contracted to upgrade the town-wide emergency communications system
  • Increased accessibility to town beaches and parks for people with disabilities
  • Upgraded public bathrooms and lighting
  • Expanded public access to the water through land acquisition
  • Built a new parking lot in downtown Montauk
  • Supported three affordable housing projects totaling 60 units
  • Expanded mental health services for adolescents