Town of Ramapo, New York
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Public Hearing: Pascack Ridge - Amend Town Zoning Map to Reclassify Parcels from R-15 to MR-12 Ramapo Town Hall AUGUST 15, 2019 7PM



            NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Town Board of the Town of Ramapo that, pursuant to the provisions of the New York State Municipal Home Rule Law and the Town Code of the Town of Ramapo, a PUBLIC HEARING will be held on the 15th day of August, 2019 at 7:00 o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Time) or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, at the Ramapo Town Hall, 237 Route 59, Suffern, New York 10901, to consider the adoption of a local law, on petition of 171 N. PASCACK ROAD CORP. and MONSEY LUMBER COMPANY, and on the Town Board’s own motion, to amend the Zoning Map of the Town of Ramapo to reclassify certain parcels of land from the R-15 (Residential District – 15,000 square feet per lot) zoning district classification to the MR-12 (Multifamily – maximum 12 units per acre) zoning district classification, which parcels are generally bounded by Ewing Avenue to the north, North Pascack Road to the east, Spring Brook Road to the south, and the Village of Spring Valley to the west, and which are more particularly known and designated on the Tax Map of the Town of Ramapo as S/B/L’s 50.19-1-44; 50.19-1-45; 50.19-1-52; 50.19-1-51; 50.19-1-50; 50.19-1-49; 50.19-1-48; 50.19-1-47; 50.19-1-46; 50.19-1-71; 50.19-1-72; 57.07-1-3; 57.07-1-4; 57.07-1-2; 57.07-1-5; 57.07-1-7; 57.07-1-8; 57.07-1-8.1; 57.07-1-9; 57.07-1-10; 57.07-1-19; 50.19-1-61; 50.19-1-60; 50.19-1-59; 50.19-1-58; 50.19-1-57; 50.19-1-56; 50.19-1-55; 50.19-1-53; 50.19-1-68; 50.19-1-69; 50.19-1-70; 50.19-1-67; 50.19-1-66; 50.19-1-65; 50.19-1-64; 50.19-1-63 and 50.19-1-62, together with the right of way of Christa Lynn Drive, a private road, comprising in the aggregate approximately +/- 27.6 acres in area.

            PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that a copy of the proposed local law, proposed amendments to the Town of Ramapo Comprehensive Plan, and supporting documentation being considered in connection with those actions, including the Draft and Final Environmental Impact Statements for the Pascack Ridge rezoning action, together with a Technical Addendum prepared in response to comments on the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed rezoning, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the Town of Ramapo Building Department and the Office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Ramapo, and have been posted to the Town’s website at WWW.RAMAPO.ORG.

            PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that all persons interested in the above matter will be given an opportunity to be heard at said Public Hearing.

            PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that all interested parties shall also have the opportunity to be heard and submit written comments at said Public Hearing upon the aforesaid Technical Addendum prepared in response to comments on the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed Pascack Ridge rezoning. The Town Board, as SEQRA lead agency for the proposed action, requests the submission of written comments on the Technical Addendum to the Town Clerk on or before August 30, 2019.

            The Town of Ramapo will make every effort to assure that the hearing is accessible to persons with disabilities. Anyone requiring special assistance and/or reasonable accommodations should contact the Town Clerk.

            For further information, contact Dennis Lynch, Assistant Town Attorney at (845) 357-5100.

Dated:Suffern, New York

            July 25, 2019

                                                                        TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF RAMAPO

                                                                         By: Michael B. Specht




Town Clerk

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