Riverhead residents sue town, county over flood damage

More than a dozen homeowners in Riverhead have filed a lawsuit against the town and Suffolk County after their homes were demolished due to flood

More than a dozen homeowners in Riverhead have filed a lawsuit against the town and Suffolk County after their homes were demolished due to flood damage last year.

According to the residents on Horton Avenue, they want to be reimbursed after losing everything during a March 2010 nor'easter. They claim local officials failed to maintain roads and drainage systems, which led to flooding in...

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