20210427 - Zoning Board of Adjustment Agenda

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

7:30 P.M.



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Call to order


Pledge of Allegiance


Statement required by the Open Public Meeting Act “Adequate notice of this meeting has been provided by a posting on the bulletin board in the Village Hall, by mail to the Ridgewood News, The Record and by submission to all persons entitled to same as provided by law of a schedule including date and time of this meeting”.


Please note: A curfew of 11:00 PM is strictly adhered to by the Zoning Board of Adjustment of the Village of Ridgewood. No new matter involving an Applicant will be started after 10:30 PM. At 10:00 PM the Chairman will make a determination and advise Applicants as to whether they will be heard. If an Applicant cannot be heard because of the lateness of the hour, the matter will be carried over to a future meeting to be determined by the Board at 10:00


Roll call


Approval of minutes:               April 13, 2021


Non-agenda items:


Board member comments


Members of the public comments


Public hearings


Old Business:


JAMES TRIPP – An application to permit the replacement of an existing rock wall with a block AGENDA – CONTINUATION                                                                             April 27, 2021


wall in the same location which will exceed the permitted height and install a 4-foot fence on top of the wall, which will exceed the maximum permitted height at 33 Bryden Place, Block 1905, Lot 4 in an R-2 Zone. (Continued from December 8, 2020) (Carried to May 25, 2021 without further notice)


DANIEL & MARGARITA KATZEVICH – An application to permit the construction of a 2 ½ story addition, front porch and rear deck which would result in a front yard setback of 7.5 feet to the porch, where 40 feet is required at 244 Ackerman Avenue, Block 2313, Lot 4, in the R-2 Zone. (Continued from March 23, 2021) (Carried to May 25, 2021 without further notice)


New Business:


ADAM BROWN – An application to convert the home into a two-story home which would result in a rear yard setback of 25.50 feet, where 30 feet is required at 386 Berkshire Road, Block 4505, Lot 36, in the R-2 Zone. (Carried from April 13, 2021 without further notice)


ANDREA RACKOW & RICHARD CATANZARO – An application to permit the construction of an attic dormer addition, which would result in a front yard setback on Shelton Road of less than 40 feet, where 40 feet is required at 640 Shelton Road, Block 3308, Lot 6, in the R-2 Zone.


Resolution memorialization:  

-       Konzelmann, 126 Sunset Avenue

-       Silver Falls Company, LLC, 561 Cliff Street





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