20220301 - Planning Board Public Meeting Minutes

Ridgewood Planning Board

Regular Public Meeting

March 1, 2022

The following minutes are a summary of the Planning Board meeting of March 1, 2022. 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. Joel called the meeting to order at 7:42 p.m.


Roll Call – The following members were present: John Young, Richard Joel, Dianne O’Brien, Frances Barto, Igor Lyubarskiy and Sergio Alegre. Also present were Stephen Wellinghorst, Esq., Board Attorney and Jane Wondergem, Board Secretary. Mayor Knudsen, Councilwoman Reynolds, Debbie Patire, Melanie Hooban and Darlene Johnson were absent.


Public Comments on Topics not Pending Before the Board –  There were no comments at this time.


Committee/Commission/Professional Updates for Non Agenda Topics – There were no comments at this time.


Adoption of Memorializing Resolution re: Preliminary investigation for The Valley Hospital property, Block 3301, Lot 51, as area in need of redevelopment – The resolution was adopted as drafted.


Adoption of Minutes:   The minutes from February 15, 2022 were adopted as drafted.


The meeting was adjourned at 7:46 p.m.




Respectfully submitted,

                                                                                      Jane Wondergem

                                                                                      Board Secretary


Date Approved:               March 15, 2022