The Hills mega golf resort fails to get needed town board vote

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A five-year battle to stop the building of The Hills golf resort in Southampton has been successful.

The town board voted 3-2 in favor of the development, but a 4-1 super majority was needed for the project to move forward.

As News 12 has reported, some residents and environmentalist were concerned that building the luxury complex in the heart of the Pine Barrens would hurt Long Island's water quality.

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