Southold, NY, Officials Debate Goldsboro Inlet Work

SAT map, Goldsmith Inlet.
SAT map, Goldsmith Inlet.

East End Beacon: Southold Town [New York] is again facing its perennial problem of what to do to keep Goldsmith Inlet, on the Long Island Sound in Peconic, flowing smoothly.

Southold Town Engineer Jamie Richter told the Southold Town Board in a work session Tuesday morning that he’d like a town worker with a small track excavator to spend between 1 and 3 days this fall removing a section of a sand spit on the east side in order to keep the inlet from closing up.

Read more about the proposed dredging of Goldsmith Inlet on Long Island.