The sponsors of last year’s drag racing events in Calverton are seeking approval to bring their events back to the Enterprise Park runways again this year.
Peter Scalzo and Andre Baxter both pitched their proposals to the Riverhead Town Board at the board’s work session this morning. Scalzo plans 12 weekends of races running in April and May and August through October. Baxter plans one weekend in early March.
Baxter and Scalzo, who held separate drag racing events on the town-owned runways last summer and fall, have submitted new applications to hold events this year.
Supervisor Yvette Aguiar said a fifth application was submitted by New York King but was incomplete and would not be considered by the board.
Both events would be held on a 10,000-foot runway, which, while rarely…