April 16, 2020: Planning Board Report, Village of Endicott.

April 16, 2020 Meeting

Section 300-61.3 of the Zoning Code states that “The Planning Board must review all proposed Zoning Ordinance text amendments and prepare a report that evaluates the proposed amendment in light of adopted plans, the relevant provisions of this Zoning Ordinance and the review criteria of section 300-61.7”

On April 16, 2020, the Planning Board held a public meeting via Zoom in order to review a proposed Local Law amending the Village of Endicott Zoning Code to allow “Recycling Facilities” in the Industrial Zoning Districts.

The Planning Board reviewed the following criteria in Section 300-61.7:

A. Whether the proposed Zoning Ordinance text amendment corrects an error or inconsistency in the Zoning Ordinance or meets the challenge of a changing condition;

B. Whether the proposed Zoning Ordinance text amendment is in substantial conformance with the adopted plans and policies of the municipality; and

C. Whether the proposed Zoning Ordinance text amendment is in the best interests of the municipality as a whole.

After discussion, the Planning Board adopted the following motion:

Motion by Nick Burlingame, seconded by Cindy Titolis, not to recommend approval or denial of the local law due to a lack of information.

Roll Call Vote:

Nick Burlingame Yes
Cindy Titolis Yes
John Mayor Yes
Mark Murphy Yes
Donna Mooney Yes

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