Tuesday, June 2, 2020

7:30 P.M.


For the duration of the Coronavirus Health Emergency, Village Hall is closed to the public and meetings are held with participants at remote locations, connecting to conferencing software provided by zoom.us.  Members of the public are invited to view meetings live using the Zoom client, which also allows them to “raise a hand” and contribute with voice and video when they are invited to do so during public portions of the meeting.

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7:30 p.m. – Call to Order, Statement of Compliance, Flag Salute, Roll Call - In accordance with the provisions of Section 10:4-8d of the Open Public Meetings Act, the date, location, and time of the commencement of this meeting is reflected in a meeting notice, a copy of which schedule has been filed with the Village Manager and the Village Clerk, The Ridgewood News and The Record newspapers, and posted on the bulletin board in the entry lobby of the Village municipal offices at 131 North Maple Avenue, and on the Village website, all in accordance with the provisions of the Open Public Meetings Act.      

    Roll call: Hache, Van Goor, Knudsen, Joel, Torielli, Patire, Hooban, Barto, Wesner, O’Brien

  1. 7:30 p.m. – 7:35 p.m. – Public Comments on Topics not Pending Before the Board
  2. 7:35 p.m. – 7:40 p.m. – Committee/Commission/Professional Updates for Non Agenda Topics, Correspondence Received by the Board
  3. 7:40 p.m. – 7:50 p.m. – Historic Preservation Commission review:
    1. Jaten/Brodeur Residence, 58 Wildwood Road, Block 1916, Lot 5 – Proposed 1-Story addition, rear entry portico and enlarged driveway
  4. 7:50 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Robert Rigoglioso and Richard Queen – Application for extension of a previously granted minor subdivision and variance approval at 248/270 Franklin Turnpike, Block 2906, Lots 2.02 and 2.06
  5. 8:00 p.m. – 8:05 p.m. – Adoption of Minutes:         May 5, 2020
  6. 8:05 p.m. – Executive Session (if necessary)
  7. Adjournment

            In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, all meetings of the Ridgewood Planning Board (i.e., official public meetings, work sessions, pre-meeting assemblies and special meetings) are public meetings, which are always open to members of the general public.

Members: Ramon Hache, James Van Goor, Susan Knudsen, Richard Joel, Joel Torielli, Melanie Hooban, Debbie Patire, Frances Barto, Alysson Wesner, Dianne O’Brien

Professional Staff: Christopher Martin, Esq., Board Attorney; Christopher J. Rutishauser, Village Engineer; Maryann Bucci-Carter, Village Planner; Jane Wondergem, Board Secretary

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Special Public Meeting: Monday, June 26, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Addition to Meeting Schedule

            In accordance with the provisions of the "Open Public Meetings Act," please be advised that the Planning Board has scheduled a special public meeting and work session for MONDAY, June 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.in the Ridgewood Village Courtroom, 161 N. Maple Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450.


The Board may take official/formal action during this Special Public Meeting at which time the Board will continue the public hearing concerning KS Broad Street, Preliminary and Final Major Site Plan, 76 & 80 Chestnut Street and 25-27 Franklin Avenue, Block 2005, Lots 11,12,13,14,15. All meetings of the Ridgewood Planning Board (i.e., official public meetings, work session meetings, pre-meeting assemblies and special meetings) are public meetings which are always open to members of the general public.

                                                                Michael Cafarelli

                                                            Secretary to the Board

c:         P/B Members

Ridgewood News*

The Record*

Village Clerk

Village Manager

            Village Bulletin Board

            Village Website

Bergen County Clerk

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Planning Board Amendent to Meeting Schedule - Special Public Meetings - March 30, 31, and April 4, 5, 7
Please Note - Thursday's Planning Board Meeting has been CANCELLED. The next scheduled meeting is Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
For complete details for the meeting schedule - Click Here

Planning Board Members H-Zone Voting Results
Member Aye Nay Absent
Aronsohn X    
Bigos     X
Knudsen   X  
Nalbantian X    
Joel X    
Reilly X    
Dockray   X  
Altano     X
Thurston X    
Abdalla  X    
Patire    X  
TOTAL 6 3 2


Valley Exhibits
1.  A-1 2013-2014 Bird's Eye View Exhibit
2.  A-2 2016 Bird’s Eye View Exhibit
3.  A-3  2013-2014 Site Section D (2013 Exhibit A-12 Slide 18)
4.  A-4  2016 Site Section D
5.  A-5  2016-Ex-A-5-2013-Ex-A-12-Evers-slide-19-section-E
6.  A-6  2016 Site Section E
7.  A-7  2013-2014 Setback Exhibit (2013 Exhibit A-29 Slide 21)
8.  A-8  2016 Setback Exhibit
9.  A-9  Photo Simulation Long View from Meadowbrook Ave
10. A-10  Photo Simulation Closer View from Meadowbrook Ave
11. A-11  Photo Simulation View from North Van Dien Avenue
12. A-12  Photo Simulation View from 318 Steilen Ave
13. A-13  Photo Simulation View from 258 Steilen Ave
14. A-14  Photo Simulation View from BFMS Ballfield
15. A-15  2016 Reduction in Floor Area Calculations
16. A-16  2016 Building Floor Area by Phase
17. A-17  List of Conditions Generated during the 2013-2014 Master Plan Hearing
18. A-18  2016-Ex-A-18-2016-Building Floor Area by Phase
19. A-19  Survey-property line at N Van Dien
20. A-20  Survey-property line rearyards of Steilen
21. A-21  Photo-from-BFMS-ballfield-looking-south-to-TVH

Village of Ridgewod Planning Board Exhibits
1. B-1 - Planning Board Public Notice
2. B-2 - Court Remand Order
3. B-3 - H-Hospital Zone District - Proposed 2014 Land Use Plan Amendment (defeated by Planning Board)
4. B-4 - H-Hospital Zone District - Proposed March 15, 2016 Land Use Plan Amendment (red-lined version shpwing changes from 2014 plan amendment)
5. B-5 - H-Hospital Zone District - Proposed March 15, 2016 Land Use Plan Amendment (unlined version without showing changes from 2014 plan amendment) 
1.  March 30, 2016 - H-Zone Master Plan Hearing
2.  March 31, 2016 - H-Zone Master Plan Hearing
3.  April 4, 2016 - H-Zone Master Plan Hearing
4.  April 5, 2016 - H-Zone Master Plan Hearing

Public Exhibits
1. O-1a, O-1b
2. O-2a, O-2b, O-2c



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