Planning Board minutes October 7, 2020

Meeting of October 7, 2020

Present:  Ted Johnson, Adina Johnson, Andrew Kelder, Mark Vogler, Nancy Reynolds

Public:    James Zampino, A. Dunn, Harry Johnston, Victoria Tumminia, David Grossman,               Harry Saslow

Chairman Johnson opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag at 6:10PM.

Public hearing for a new garage proposed by J. Zampino, 245 Turkey Ridge Road, was opened at 6:15PM. D. Grossman commented that he, as an adjoining landowner, had no concerns about the proposed garage. The hearing was closed at 6:20 PM. Motion to approve the application was made by A. Johnson, seconded by M. Vogler, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed and signed. Site visit had been done on September 6, 2020, by A. Johnson, A. Kelder, M. Vogler and N. Reynolds.

Public hearing for a new mobile home proposed by H. Johnston, 460 Turkey Ridge Road, was opened at 6:25PM. D. Grossman and H. Saslow both commented that they, as adjoining landowners, had no concerns about the proposed new home and welcomed Mr. Johnston as a neighbor. The hearing was closed at 6:30 PM. Motion to approve the application was made by M. Vogler, seconded by A. Johnson, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed and signed. Site visit had been done on September 6, 2020, by A. Johnson, A. Kelder, M. Vogler and N. Reynolds.

Motion to accept the minutes of the 9/2/2020 meeting was made by T. Johnson, seconded by 

A. Johnson, unanimously approved.

Correspondence:  None 

Old Business:  The list of possible planning board alternates was tabled for this month; we will discuss the issue at the next meeting.

    4 hour course requirement: all board members will complete online courses.

Motion to adjourn was made at 6:50 PM by T. Johnson, seconded by M. Vogler, unanimously approved.

Submitted: ___________________

                   N. Reynolds, Sec.

10/16/2020

Planning Board minutes, October 2, 2019

TOWN OF HALCOTT PLANNING BOARD
Meeting of October 2, 2019
Present:  Ted Johnson, Adina Johnson, Andrew Kelder, Mark Vogler, Nancy Reynolds
Public:    Dan Siegel, Tim Johnson, David Grossman, Jean Orr

Chairman Johnson opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag at 6:00PM.

Application was made by D. Siegel for a second home on his property on Judd Hill. As the Town of Halcott Land Use Code and Subdivision Law permits only one primary residence on a parcel the application was denied. Motion to deny application and vote on resolution to deny (#R2019-1) was made by N. Reynolds, seconded by T. Johnson, unanimously approved. D. Siegel plans to appeal to the ZBA and will inform us of their decision.

T. Johnson presented preliminary surveys for a proposed minor subdivision of his property on County Route 3. At present the New York Spring Water Company owns a water bottling company on property owned by Mr. Johnson; they would like to buy approximately eleven acres where the building and spring are located.  Mr. Johnson will keep the Planning Board informed as negotiations among him, NY Spring Water and the Watershed Agricultural Counsel (there is a WAC easement on the property) progress.

Motion to accept the minutes of the 1/2/2019 meeting was made by M. Vogler, seconded by A. Kelder, unanimously approved.

Correspondence:  None

Public Comment:  Landowner D. Grossman and Realtor J. Orr asked questions about the Town of Halcott Subdivision Law. Mr. Grossman owns approximately 240 acres of land on Turkey Ridge Road that he wishes to sell to a developer. He will keep us informed as plans progress.

Motion to adjourn was made at 6:40 PM by A. Johnson, seconded by M. Vogler, unanimously approved.

Submitted: ___________________

N. Reynolds, Sec. 10/10/2019

Planning Board minutes, July 7, 2019

TOWN OF HALCOTT PLANNING BOARD

Meeting of July 10, 2019

Present: Ted Johnson, Andrew Kelder, Mark Vogler, Nancy Reynolds
Absent: Adina Johnson
Public: Richard & Diane Mauch

Chairman Johnson opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag at 6:05PM.

Application and site sketches were presented by R. Mauch for the replacement of a single wide trailer with a double wide on Silas Lake Road. Site visit was made on 7/8/2019. As there were no issues or questions the Board agreed that a public hearing could be waived; motion to waive was made by T. Johnson, seconded by A. Kelder, unanimously approved. Motion to approve application was made by T. Johnson, seconded by N. Reynolds, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed.

Application and surveys were presented by N. Reynolds for a boundary line change to the property of Joshua Pultz on County Route 3. An adjoining 10.8 acre lot will be combined with the existing 27.3 acre parcel. Motion to approve application was made by A. Kelder, seconded by M. Vogler, approved by T. Johnson, A. Kelder and M. Vogler. N. Reynolds abstained. Survey was signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed.

Motion to accept the minutes of the 1/2/2019 meeting was made by T. Johnson, seconded by M.Vogler, unanimously approved.

Correspondence: None

Motion to adjourn was made at 6:30 PM by M. Vogler, seconded by A. Kelder, unanimously approved.

Submitted: N. Reynolds, Sec.
7/17/2019

Planning Board minutes, January 2, 2019

Meeting of January 2, 2019

Present:  Chairman Ted Johnson, Andrew Kelder, Sec. Nancy Reynolds

Absent:  Adina Johnson, Mark Vogler

Chairman T. Johnson opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag at 6:05PM.

Reorganization: motion to reappoint Ted Johnson as Chairman, Adina Johnson as Vice Chairman and Nancy Reynolds as Secretary was made by A. Kelder, and seconded by T. Johnson. All nominations were unanimously approved.

Motion to accept the minutes of the 8/1/2018 meeting was made by A. Kelder, seconded by T. Johnson, unanimously approved.

Correspondence:  None

Motion to adjourn was made at 6:20PM by A. Kelder, seconded by N. Reynolds, unanimously approved.

Submitted: N. Reynolds, Sec.  1/5/19

Planning Board Minutes: August 1, 2018

TOWN OF HALCOTT PLANNING BOARD
Meeting of August 1, 2018

Present:  Chairman Ted Johnson, Andrew Kelder, Adina Johnson, Sec. Nancy Reynolds

Absent:   Mark Vogler

Public:     Brian Grocholl

Vice Chairman A. Johnson opened the meeting with the pledge to the flag at 6:010PM; Chairman Johnson arrived late due to another appointment.

Application and site sketches were presented by B. Grocholl for a new garage on Turk Hollow Road. Site visit was made by T. Johnson, A. Johnson and A. Kelder on 7/28/2018. As there were no issues or questions the Board agreed that a public hearing could be waived; motion to waive was made by A. Kelder, seconded by A. Johnson, unanimously approved. Motion to approve application was made by T. Johnson, seconded by A. Kelder, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed.

Application and site sketches for a new garage on the Roberto Congionti property on Silas Lake Road were re-presented by N. Reynolds. At the July meeting, due to an insufficient property line offset, Mr. Congionti’s application was rejected and he was referred to the ZBA. He has since decreased the size of the planned garage and moved the site farther from the property line. Site visit was initially made by T. Johnson and N. Reynolds on 7/2/2018; N. Reynolds revisited the site on 7/31/1028. As there were no issues or questions the Board agreed that a public hearing could be waived; motion to waive was made by A. Johnson, seconded by T. Johnson, unanimously approved. Motion to approve the application was made by A. Kelder, seconded by N. Reynolds, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed.

Application and site sketches were presented by N. Reynolds for property owner Scott Moroff  for a new house and garage on Mead Road. Site visit was made by N. Reynolds on 7/31/2018.

As there were no issues or questions the Board agreed that a public hearing could be waived; motion to waive was made by A. Kelder, seconded by A. Johnson, unanimously approved. Motion to approve the application was made by T. Johnson, seconded by A. Kelder, unanimously approved. Sketches were signed and dated and part 2 of the EAF form was completed.

Motion to accept the minutes of the 7/5/2018 meeting was made by A. Kelder, seconded by
A. Johnson, unanimously approved.

Correspondence:  None

Motion to adjourn was made at 6:30 PM by N. Reynolds, seconded by T. Johnson, unanimously approved.

Submitted: ___________________
N. Reynolds, Sec.

8/2/2018