News

Ross Disqualified from FI Justice Election

From the Suffolk Times, 2pm October 29, 2009 Mattituck Democrat Dan Ross won’t get the chance to be elected Fishers Island justice and assume a seat on the Southold Town Board. A state appeals court rejected Mr. Ross’ challenge to the constitutionality of an 1860 state law that grants the board seat to the Fishers Island justice. Mr. Ross challenged …

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Election Day 2009 Information

ELECTION DAY is Tuesday, November 3rd. Polls are open from 6:00am-9:00 pm. Please go to the FI Fire house to cast your vote! This election is critically important to Fishers Island. Please vote.

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East End Road Repaving For Path

In preparation for the recreation path construction and road repaving there has been extensive marking of the property lines and path location along the east end road. To enable people to understand the significance of the different marks, the following is the color code that was used: The property lines are marked with orange tape and stakes marked “Property Line” …

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NY Salt Water Fishing License 2009 Information

Marine Fishing License Fees (2009-2010) Effective October 1, 2009, persons 16 years of age and older fishing in the marine (Saltwater) and coastal district or fishing any waters (such as the Hudson River, Delaware River and their tributaries) where the angler is fishing for “migratory fish from the sea” (such as striped bass, American shad, hickory shad, blueback herring, and …

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Coat of Arms of The 11th Coastal Artillery

The medallion on the floor of the Community Center is the Coat of Arms of The 11th Coastal Artillery, the part of the U. S. Army in charge of Fort H. G. Wright on Fishers Island from its opening in 1902 until its decommissioning in the late 1940’s. Many of the families resident on the Island came here with a …

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