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Zoning Board of Appeals – October 2018

Clermont Zoning Board of Appeals

1795 Route 9
Germantown, New York 12526

October 24, 2018

The meeting opened at 7:30 pm. The meeting started with a salute to the flag. Members attending: Hank Himelright, Pete Cichetti, John Rusconi, Luke Kumburis, Don Van Wagner and Phyllis Heiko. 

Hank Himelright asked if anyone had any additions, corrections or omissions to the minutes of the last meeting, September 26, 2018.  A motion to accept the minutes with minor correction was made by Don Van Wagner, seconded by Luke Kumburis.  All in favor.  So carried.

There will be no meeting in November. The next meeting will be the third Wednesday, on December 19, 2018, instead of the forth Wednesday. 

Available classes for the remaining hours needed by the Board members was discussed. 

Stony Creek Farm, 70 Moore Road, Tax ID# 191.-2-87.11, Motion to close the regular meeting was made by John Rusconi, seconded by Pete Cichetti.  Motion to open the Public hearing was made by Luke Kumburis, seconded by Don Van Wagner.  Motion was made by Don Van Wagner, due to the absence of the representative for Stony Creek Farm, Scott Stevens of Kasselman Solar, the Public Hearing will continue until the next meeting of the ZBA, which will be December 19, 2018. Seconded by Luke Kumburis.  All in favor.  So carried.  Motion to return to the regular meeting was made by Pete Cichetti, seconded by Luke Kumburis.  All in favor.  So carried.

Pete Cichetti discussed the need to have applicants come to Application Night to be better informed of the needed steps to take in preparing the application.  A motion was made by John Rusconi to submit the following statement to the Clermont Town Board, seconded by Pete Cichetti.  All in favor.  So carried.

            “The ZBA makes a recommendation for a statement on the
            website encouraging potential applicants to attend Application
            Night so they will be better prepared for coming before the ZBA
            and submitting their applications.”

Motion was made to adjourn by Don Van Wagner, seconded by John Rusconi.  The meeting closed at 8:20pm.

Respectfully submitted,

Desiree M. Webber, Secretary