Planning Board Meeting Agenda 20200707

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 7:30 P.M.

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1. 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.

2. 7:35 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Reorganization of Planning Board
Appointment of Board Attorney
Swearing of Board Members
Election of Officers
Selection of Experts
Appointment of Board Committees and Designees
Resolution re: Open Public Meetings Act and Annual Meeting Schedule

3. 8:00 p.m. – 8:05 p.m. – Public Comments on Topics not Pending Before the Board

4. 8:05 p.m. – 8:10 p.m. – Committee/Commission/Professional Updates for Non Agenda Topics; Correspondence Received by the Board

5. 8:10 p.m. – 8:40 p.m. – North Maple Park, Block 3209, Lot 1 – Courtesy Review for proposed permanent field lighting

6. 8:40 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. - Village of Ridgewood Master Plan – Section 1: Our Village, Our Future – Summary of public comments and discussion regarding potential revisions to the draft

7. 9:15 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. - Discussion Re: An Ordinance to amend Chapter 190 of the Code of the Village of Ridgewood at Section 190-37B to allow accessible ramps on one- and two-family dwellings to be reviewed by the Site Plan Exemption Committee

8. 9:30 p.m. – 9:35 p.m. – Approval of minutes from June 16, 2020

9. 9:35 p.m. – Executive Session (if needed)

10. 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: Susan Knudsen, James Van Goor, Lorraine Reynolds, Richard Joel, 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 and A. Peter Van Den Kooy, Village Planners; Jane Wondergem, Board Secretary



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