Bio: Peter Van Scoyoc, Town of East Hampton, Councilman and Deputy Supervisor
Peter Van Scoyoc has family roots in East Hampton that date back to the 1700’s and lives in Northwest Woods on land that was once part of the family’s farm. Mr. Van Scoyoc has been a small business owner for several decades, operating a residential construction company and seasonal charter fishing business.
He is currently serving his second 4 year term as Councilman and is Deputy Town Supervisor. Peter has previously served terms on the Town’s Planning Board and chaired the Zoning Board of Appeals.
As Councilman and Deputy Supervisor, Peter’s focus in Town government has included protecting, preserving, and restoring natural habitats, protecting water quality, promoting fiscally sound management practices, increasing public access to our bays, harbors and beaches, improving infrastructure, coastal resiliency planning, and building community.