Citizens for the Preservation of Woodbury
Located in Orange County, NY
Thursday March 9th, 7pm at Town Hall, Village Board
Hearing on new Zoning reducing minimum lot size for Senior Housing....ten
or twenty acres.. to five acres.
Density will increase from four dwelling units per acre to eight-ten units per acre.
Law Adds studio units & condo projects....
Three story building replace two story, etc.
This paves the way for high density housing & puts us all at risk.
This High Density Zoning Scheme paves the way for a local group.
Do not blame the Seniors they did not request this Zoning Scheme.
this important meeting.
Introductory Local Law 1 of 2017
A LOCAL LAW AMENDING CHAPTER 310-36 OF THE CODE OF THE VILLAGE OF WOODBURY ENTITLED “ZONING - SENIOR CITIZEN HOUSING DEVELOPMENTS”.
BE IT ENACTED by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Woodbury, Orange County, New York, as follows:
SECTION 1. Section 310-36(C)(2)(h) is amended as follows:
"In a senior housing rental project or a CONDOMINIUM project (Condo Project- Added) maximum density shall be eight dwellings units per build able acre two bedroom units, nine dwelling units per buildable acre for one bedroom units and ten dwelling units per buildable acre for studio units."
Above section replaces:
In a senior citizen housing rental project, maximum density shall be four dwelling units per buildable acre.
SECTION 2. Section 310-36(D) is amended as follows:
310-36(D)(1)(b)(1) Minimum lot size - 5 acres -- (REPLACES-Minimum lot area-- 10 acres)
310-36(D)(1)(b)(5) Maximum Building Height - 3 stories --(REPLACES- 2 stories) or 35 feet (no change in actual building height)
310-36-(D)(1)(b)(6) Maximum Site Coverage - 35% of gross site area--(REPLACES 20% coverage)
310-36-(D)(1)(b)(8) Off street parking
2 Per dwelling unit is replaced with:
2 Bedroom dwelling unit...
1.75 per unit
1 Bedroom dwelling unit
1.5 per unit
Studio dwelling unit
1.0 per unit
0.50 per unit
2.00 per unit
Staff (per person)
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P.O. Box 211,
Central Valley, NY 10917