Landing the old Manhattan Motorcars building on Old Riverhead Road in Westhampton for a new community center would be “a score,” noted Craig Catalanotto, the vice chairman of the Citizens Advisory Committee West.

Southampton Town Councilman John Bouvier agreed. “This is a deal you just can’t pass up,” he said.

On Tuesday, July 14, the Southampton Town Board voted to hold a public hearing on a proposal to lease the building for $200,000 per year, with an option to buy later for $4 million [more]