Plum Island legislation to be voted on by Town of Southold tomorrow

The Town of Southold is set to vote on new zoning laws tied to the future of Plum Island. If the new legislation were to

The legislation would prevent significant development if the Plum Island property were to be sold.

The legislation would prevent significant development if the Plum Island property were to be sold. (8/26/13)

SOUTHOLD - The Town of Southold is set to vote on new zoning laws tied to the future of Plum Island.

If the new legislation were to pass it would prevent significant development on Plum Island if the 843-acre property were to be sold.

The federal animal research facility off the coast of Orient Point is to be shut down and sold in 2020.

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