Planning Board Public Meeting Minutes 20160412


Ridgewood Planning Board March 12, 2016 Page 1

The following minutes are a summary of the Planning Board meeting of March 12, 2016. Interested parties may request an audio recording of the meeting from the Board Secretary for a fee.

Call to Order & Statement of Compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act: Mr. Nalbantian called the meeting to order at 8:00 p.m. The following members were present: Mr. Nalbantian, Mayor Aronsohn, Mr. Thurston, Mr. Joel, and Mr. Reilly. Also present were: Katie Razin, Esq., and Board Secretary Michael Cafarelli. Councilwoman Knudsen, Ms. Bigos, Ms. Altano, Ms. Dockray, Mr. Abdalla, Ms. Patire, Gail Price, Esq., Board Attorney, Blais Brancheau, Village Planner, and Christopher Rutishauser, Village Engineer were not present.

Public Comments on Topics not Pending Before the Board – No one came forward.

Resolution memorializing vote on the settlement of litigation docketed as, The Valley Hospital, Inc. v. Village of Ridgewood Planning Board and Village of Ridgewood, Docket No. BER-L-9305-14, all pursuant to a Whispering Woods Hearing and adoption of the amendment to the Master Plan concerning the H-Zone – Mr. Nalbantian read the resolution and Mr. Razin found several typos and errors. She discussed the pages that would need to be changed. Mr. Thurston asked that 'not de minimus' on page 13 be removed and Mr. Rielly asked to change the word 'may' to 'will' on the same page. There was further discussion about the changes and all agreed that three changes would be made to the resolution.

Mr. Nalbantian motioned to adopt the resolution with the corrections, Mr. Thurston seconded, and the resolution was adopted.

The meeting adjourned at 8:21 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Michael Cafarelli

Board Secretary

Date approved:


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