Notice of Public Hearing: The Town Board of the Town of Alfred will hold a public hearing at the Alfred Station Fire Hall December 11, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of considering the advisability of enacting proposed Local Law #1 of 2014 entitled "An Amendment to the Town of Alfred Zoning Law". Said Local Law proposes to amend the Town's Zoning Law by establishing a severability clause; clarifying the boundaries of certain zoning districts; confirming and clarifying that any uses not expressly permitted are prohibited; articulating certain explicitly prohibited uses; adding certain new definitions and changing certain existing definitions and modifying, clarifying, and adding to the provisions regarding use variances generally, and use variances respecting explicitly prohibited uses, specifically, all as more fully set forth therein.
Please take further notice that following enactment of the proposed Local Law, the land uses of Natural gas and petroleum exploration and extraction activities, underground storage of natural gas, and disposal of natural gas or petroleum extraction, exploration, and production wastes will be explicitly prohibited within the Town, again, all as more fully set forth in the proposed Local Law.
Please take further notice that this notice represents only a brief summary of the content of the proposed Local Law. A complete copy of the proposed Local Law is on file at the office of the Alfred Town Clerk, 6340 Shaw Road, Alfred Station, NY where it is available for public inspection during regular office hours. A copy of the proposed changes are available on this site.
Please take further notice that on this same day, the Town Board will also conduct a public hearing for the purpose of determining whether enactment of the aforesaid proposed Local Law would have a significant adverse environmental impact for purposes of Article 8 of the Environmental Conservation Law (a/k/a the State Environmental Quality Review Act, a/k/a "SEQRA"), and at such time and place all persons interested will be given an opportunity to be heard.
Please take further notice that in connection with its evaluation as to whether enactment of the proposed Local Law would have a significant adverse environmental impact for SEQRA purposes, the Town Board will be reviewing Parts 1 and 2 of a draft Full Environmental Assessment Form (FEAF), a copy of which is on file at the office of the Alfred Town Clerk, 6340 Shaw Road, Alfred Station, NY, where it is available for public inspection during regular office hours. Additionally, a copy of Parts 1 and 2 of the draft FEAF may be viewed on this website.
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Town of Alfred, NY New Laws
December 12, 2013 Moratorium - Natural Gas
December 1, 2011 Moratorium - Natural Gas
December 1, 2011 Moratorium Appendix
December 2010, Local Law No. 1
Local Law Entitled Wind Energy Facilities for
the Town of Alfredpdf
December 2010, Local Law No. 2
Local Law Entitled Dog Control Law for the Town
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