Residents fight Bridgehampton sand-mine expansion
Residents and environmentalists on the South Fork are hoping to halt a proposal that would expand a sand-mining operation.
The 30-acre sand mine has been in operation in Bridgehampton since the early 1960s. The owner is looking to add 5 more acres to the operation, plus dig 40 feet deeper under the ground.
Neighbors are hoping the state Department of Environmental Conservation rejects...