Planning Board – August 2021
CLERMONT PLANNING BOARD
August 11, 2021
The Clermont Planning Board held its regular meeting on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 7:30 P.M. at the Town Hall. Those in attendance were Larry Saulpaugh, Clayton Andrus, Jennifer Phillips, Ron Miller, Tom Jantzen, and Nathan Hempel. Others present were Bryce Recer, Engineer for the Town and Daniel Renehan, Attorney for the Town.
After review of the July 14, 2021 minutes, a motion was made by Jennifer Phillips, seconded by Clayton Andrus, to accept the minutes with one correction. All in favor. So carried.
Motion was made by Jennifer Philips, seconded by Tom Jantzen, to close the regular meeting and open the Public Hearing for ELP Roe Jan Solar LLC. All in favor. So carried.
ELP Roe Jan Solar LLC, 109 Mill Road, 180.-2-5.111, came before the Board, presenting the proposed project for solar panels to be constructed at 109 Mill Road to those present for the Public Hearing. Questions from the audience were answered by referencing the Clermont Zoning Laws, the Comprehensive Plan and the placement of the panels as shown on the site plan map. The set back requirements for the service road were brought into question. The applicant will further evaluate the project to incorporate the questions and concerns presented by the public and suggestions from the Board. Motion was made by Tom Jantzen, seconded by Jennifer Phillips, to extend the Public Meeting to the September 8, 2021 meeting. All in favor. So carried.
Zachery Aarons, 45 Hill N Dale Road, Tax Map ID # , represented by Suncommon, is seeking to install ground mounted solar panels. The project meets the requirements for a residential, single family dwelling. Upon viewing of the site plan maps, it was noted the addition of County Route 8 is needed. The applicant will return to the September 8, 2021 meeting.
Mary Jane Fuchs, Tax Map ID #191.-1-12.112, corner of Wright Road and Cedar Hill Road, represented by Phil Massaro, is seeking a minor subdivision of 9.392 acres. The proposed subdivision will result in 3 parcels of 2 acres, 2 acres, and 5.392 acres. New maps were accepted with the application. Motion was made by Tom Jantzen, seconded by Jennifer Philips, to deem the application complete as presented. All in favor. So carried. Motion was made by Tom Jantzen, seconded by Nathan Hempel, to schedule a Public Hearing for September 8, 2021. All in favor. So carried.
Fox Hollow Subdivision, 360 Cedar Hill Road,191.-1-32.111, represented by Andy Didio of Taconic Engineering, presented the stormwater management to meet the DEC standards, which will use underground drains and retention areas. Motion was made by Jennifer Phillips, seconded by Tom Jantzen, to deem the application as complete as presented. All in favor. So carried. Motion was made by Jennifer Phillips, seconded by Nathan Hempel, to schedule a Public hearing for September 8, 2021. All in favor. So carried.
With no further business, a motion was made by Ron Miller, seconded by Clayton Andrus, to adjourn. All in favor. So carried. The meeting adjourned at 9:45PM.
Desiree M. Webber, Secretary