NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS FOR LOCAL LAWS #5-11

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
by order of
Town of Esopus Town Board

TAKE NOTICE, that the Town Board of the Town of Esopus will hold 7 individual Public Hearings on Local Laws No. 5-11 of the year 2020 at the Town Hall, 1 Town Hall Way, Ulster Park, New York on October 20, 2020 beginning 7pm.

Local Law No.5 of 2020, entitled, A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND CHAPTER 123, “ZONING”, OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE BY AMENDING SECTION 123-61, “TERMS DEFINED”.

Immediately followed by a public hearing on

Local Law No. 6 of 2020, entitled Local Law No. 6  of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND CHAPTER 123, “ZONING”, OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE BY AMENDING SECTION 123-15, “PROHIBITED AND RESTRICTED USES”.

Immediately followed by a public hearing on

Local Law No. 7 of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO REPEAL CHAPTER 90, “JUNKYARDS” OF THE CODE OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK.

Immediately followed by a Public hearing on

Local Law No. 8 of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND CHAPTER 123 “ZONING” OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE BY AMENDING 123 ATTACHMENT 1, SCHEDULE OF PERMITTED USES OF SECTION 123-10 TO ADD USE REGULATIONS FOR WAREHOUSE/WAREHOUSING AND SELF–STORAGE WAREHOUSE; AND TO REMOVE MOTOR FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION AND WAREHOUSING (42) IN ITS ENTIRETY.

Immediately followed by a Public hearing on

Local Law No. 9 of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK AMENDING VARIOUS PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER 123 “ZONING” OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE AS FOLLOWS: AMENDING SECTION 123-10, SCHEDULE OF PERMITTED USES PROVIDING FOR REGULATION OF BUS SHELTERS; AMENDING SECTION 123-15, PROHIBITED AND RESTRICTED USES PROVIDING FOR REGULATION OF BUS SHELTERS; AND AMENDING SECTION 123-61 TO ADD A NEW DEFINITION FOR BUS SHELTER.

(**Start time 7:30 pm) Local Law No.10 of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND CHAPTER 123 “ZONING” OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE TO ADD A NEW SECTION 123-18 TO ESTABLISH A MIXED-USED FLOATING ZONE.

Immediately followed by a Public hearing on

Local Law No. 11 of 2020, entitled A LOCAL LAW OF THE TOWN OF ESOPUS, ULSTER COUNTY, NEW YORK TO AMEND CHAPTER 123, “ZONING”, OF THE ESOPUS TOWN CODE BY AMENDING SECTION 123-6, “ZONING DISTRICT PURPOSES”.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that copies of the aforesaid proposed local law will be available for examination at the office of the Clerk of the Town of Esopus, at the Town Hall, 1 Town Hall Way, Ulster Park, New York between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. by appointment (845) 331-3709 and online at the Town of Esopus Website: https://www.esopus.com/ on all business days between the date of this notice and the date of the public hearing.

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, that all persons interested and citizens shall have an opportunity to see and hear the meeting live and provide comments.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE THAT, given the global COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with the provisions of the Governor’s Executive Order 202.1, the Public Hearing meeting  will be open to the public, but with very limited space and with special requirements (masks, social distancing, sign in and temperatures taken) for public attendance. The Town Board meeting, inclusive of this public hearing, will be accessible to the public through the media platform called Zoom. Members of the community can access the Town Board meeting through Zoom by going directly to the Zoom website (www.zoom.us) or application (“app”) at the meeting start time, 7:00pm, and selecting JOIN A MEETING link then entering the Meeting ID# 829 9643 5946 and Password: 172320. Through Zoom members of the community will be able to participate in the Town Board meeting via computer. Members of the community may submit comments prior to 4:00pm on October 20th in the form of a voicemail message by calling (845) 328-0483, and by submitting written comments electronically to outreach@esopus.com.  The meeting will be broadcast live on Public Access TV Channel 23 and Facebook.  Please check the meeting Agenda posted on the website for further instructions to access the virtual meeting and for updated information. 

TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that all persons interested shall have an opportunity to be heard on said proposal at the time and place aforesaid.

Ulster Park, NY
September 15, 2020
Holly A. Netter
Town Clerk, RMC

The following proposed laws will be presented at the public hearing and are attached for review. Please click on the law you would like to review and its full text will be opened in a new tab.