Tuesday, April 8,
Village of Woodbury passes
local laws for Legacy Ridge
Woodbury's board says: Positives outweigh
Activist Woodbury's Jonathan Swiller says: Cornwall's attitude is
Cornwall's BOE president Bredan Coyne says: Can't have it both ways....
Cornwall resident Anthony Incanno says: We'll see you in court!
...Referring to planned Article 78
Tonight the Village of
Woodbury passed two local laws tonight to allow Legacy Ridge to build a
maximum of 313 four-bedroom homes on the parcel of land south of Trout
Brook Road, in between Route 32 and Smith Clove Road in the Cornwall
Central School District.
have given us, Cornwall, taxation without representation," said Tony
Incanno to the Village Board, in the public comment period that followed
the vote. Jonathan Swiller, a Woodbury resident and Legacy Ridge
supporter, stepped to the microphone and told the Village Board that the
problem with the Cornwall school district is its name -- that it only
wants to educate Cornwall kids and treats those from Woodbury and New
Windsor who are in the school district as "interlopers" or "foreigners
sneaking over a fence."
Brendan Coyne, countered Swiller, saying the Cornwall Central
School District is in the business of "educating all students."
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