Meeting to be held on Plum Island's fate

A meeting will be held Monday on the future of Plum Island. The government is moving its animal disease testing facility from the 840-acre island

The government is moving its animal disease testing facility from the 840-acre island.

The government is moving its animal disease testing facility from the 840-acre island. (4/24/13)

PLUM ISLAND - A meeting will be held Monday on the future of Plum Island.

The government is moving its animal disease testing facility from the 840-acre island off North Fork's Orient Point to a location in Kansas.

Some environmental groups are worried about over-development of Plum Island when it stops being an animal research center.

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Plum Island Informational Hearing

Monday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Poquatuck Hall, 1160 Skippers Lane, Orient
Please click here to RSVP  

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