East Hampton Sued in Federal Court Over Cell Tower

The Town of East Hampton is being sued in federal court over its decision to approve the construction of a 185-foot-tall communications tower at a former brush dump site in Northwest Woods.

The suit, filed on Monday, June 29, also names 10 co-defendants: all five members of the town’s zoning board of appeals, plus its secretary, as well as the four members of the town planning board who voted to approve the AT&T project. Damages of $1.5 million or more is being sought, along with a permanent injunction to stop the project.

East Hampton Sued in Federal Court Over Cell Tower

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