Public Hearings & Local Laws

 

TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
NOTICE OF A  MEETING AND PUBLIC HEARING
October 7, 2021 BEGINNING AT 7:00 PM

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Grand Island will hold a meeting and public hearings on the matters set forth below on October 7, 2021, beginning at 7:00 p.m.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and Executive Order 202.1, as extended, the public hearings will be held in person or remotely via ZOOM with a telephone dial-in component.  The ZOOM public meeting at which the public hearings will be conducted will be accessible either with a computer, smartphone, or tablet with internet connection at the following link:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81746003005?pwd=UXVvOExYaVpoeFdXenFGaFl3dEo5Zz09

 The ZOOM meeting ID number is 817 4600 3005; the password is 311297.  This link will be available in hyperlink version on the Town’s website at http://www.grand-island.ny.us/ so that the meeting may be joined with a simple click.  Alternatively, the meeting may be joined by telephone by dialing 646-558-8656 and by entering the passcode 311297
  when prompted.  The Zoning Board of Appeals will immediately begin accepting written public comments on the below matters by e-mail at rtollner@grand-island.ny.us, by fax at 716-773-9618, and by U.S. mail to the Town Clerk at 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY 14072.    Public hearings will be held for the following matters in numerical order: 

 

  1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Camille Wheeler for the height and location of a fence on a corner lot at 1986 Marjorie.
  2. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Melissa Fisher for the construction of a detached garage at 2945 Staley Road.
  3. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for Variances filed by Donald Quigley for a recreation building on the shoreline at 1400 East River Road.
  4. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Samantha Burris for an addition to an attached garage on a corner lot at 1361 East Park Road.
  5. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Nicholas Kingston for an addition to a detached garage at 152 Timberlink Drive.
  6. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Richard Hiam for the construction of a detached garage at 54 Garden Parkway.        
  7. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Robert Piatek for the location of a deck and a shed on the shoreline of 3797 East River Road.
  8. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for  a Variance filed by Blum Builders for the conversion of storage space to garage space at 2234 Oakfield Road.

Copies of the referenced variance applications are available at Town Hall.  Residents who do not wish to speak at the public hearings, but wish to watch the proceedings, may do so on the Town’s YouTube channel, accessible by link on the Town’s website http://www.grand-island.ny.us.   

ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS OF THE TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
By:  MARION FABIANO, CHAIR





TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON
INCENTIVE ZONING APPLICATION, INCLUDING A LOCAL LAW TO AMEND THE TOWN ZONING MAP,
AND FOR SUBDIVISION APPROVAL FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 2037 STALEY ROAD, SBL 36.04-1-36
AND
1730 BASELINE ROAD, SBL 36.04-1-27.11

 LEGAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island will hold a public hearing at 8:00 PM on October 4, 2021, at Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York
for the purposes of considering an incentive zoning application, which includes a local law amending the Town zoning map and waiver of subdivision approval requirements under Town Code § 327-2(C)

Copies of the proposed Local Law can be reviewed at Town Hall.

At the time and place stated above, all interested members of the public shall be heard.

Zoning Incentives Requested and Benefits to the Community Offered:

  1. Preincentive Zoning Standard: Town Zoning Code Chapter 407 – Attachment 1 Minimum Lot Area for R-1A district: 3 acres

Specific Incentive Requested: Minimum Lot Area for remaining R-1A portion of Staley Parcel: 1.134 acres

Percentage Deviation from Preincentive Zoning Standard: 62.2%

  1. Preincentive Zoning Standard: Town Zoning Code Chapter 407 – Attachment 1 Minimum Lot Frontage for R-1A District: 140’

Specific Incentive Requested: Minimum Lot Frontage for remaining R-1A portion of Staley Parcel: 103.30’

Percentage Deviation from Preincentive Zoning Standard: 26.2%

The Applicant proposes a community benefit payment of $5,000 to be held in trust by the Town and used for community benefits authorized by the Town Board.

TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
BY: PATRICIA A. FRENTZEL, TOWN CLERK
Publish & Post: September 24, 2021

 



Town of Grand Island Town Board
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON DRAFT SCOPING DOCUMENT FOR THE PROPOSED 2780 LONG ROAD DISTRIBUTION FACILITY

 LEGAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island will hold a public hearing at 8:00 PM on Monday, October 4, 2021 at Town Hall 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York 14072 for the purposes of receiving public input on the Draft Scoping Document for the proposed 2780 Long Road Distribution Facility pursuant to the State Environmental Quality Review Act. Copies of the Draft Scoping Document and related project documents can be reviewed at the Town Hall and on the Town’s website at: www.grandislandny.us

At the time and place stated above, all interested members of the public shall be heard.

TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
BY:  PATRICIA A. FRENTZEL, TOWN CLERK
Publish & Post:  September 24, 2021



LEGAL NOTICE

APPLICATION FOR SPECIAL USE PERMIT
UNDER CHAPTER 407-115 OF THE TOWN CODE 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by the
Town Board of the Town of Grand Island, Erie County, New York,
on MONDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by

Back Hills Farm Corp., P. O. Box 91
Grand Island, New York 14072
for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use

Allow Grazing Sheep on the Solar Site 

by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an M1 zoning district located at:

126 Industrial Drive, Grand Island, NY 14072

All interested persons may attend at said time and place and be heard thereon.

By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island

Patricia A. Frentzel
Town Clerk
Publish & Post: September 24, 2021



LEGAL NOTICE

 APPLICATION FOR SPECIAL USE PERMIT
UNDER CHAPTER 407-115 OF THE TOWN CODE

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by the
Town Board of the Town of Grand Island, Erie County, New York,
on MONDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by

  1. Back Hills Farm Corp., P.O. Box 91
    Grand Island, New York 14072

for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use

Allow Grazing Sheep on the Solar Site

by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an M1 zoning district located at:

2411 Bedell Road, Grand Island, NY 14072

All interested persons may attend at said time and place and be heard thereon.

By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island

Patricia A. Frentzel
Town Clerk
Publish & Post: September 24, 2021

 



TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
ON PROPOSED LOCAL LAW INTRO #9 OF 2021, AMENDING CHAPTER 407
                                     OF THE TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND CODE
                                         

LEGAL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island will hold a public hearing at 8:00 PM on October 4, 2021, at Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York for the purposes of considering and possibly adopting a Local Law amending Chapter 407 of the Town of Grand Island Code, Solar Law Amendments. 
Copies of the proposed Local Law can be reviewed at Town Hall.  At the time and place stated above, all interested members of the public shall be heard.

TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
BY:  PATRICIA A. FRENTZEL, TOWN CLERK
Publish & Post:  September 24, 2021

Updated Local Law Intro #9 Solar Law Draft (9-21-2021)




LEGAL NOTICE
 APPLICATION FOR SPECIAL USE PERMIT UNDER CHAPTER 407-115 OF THE TOWN CODE
 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing will be held by
the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island, Erie County, New York,
on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER  20, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by
Matthew & Cherrish Beals, 121 Amberwood Drive Grand Island, New York 14072
for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use
Bed & Breakfast 
by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an
 R-1C zoning district located at:
121 Amberwood Drive, Grand Island, NY 14072
All interested persons may attend at said time and place and be heard thereon.
By Order of the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island
Patricia A. Frentzel
Town Clerk
Publish & Post: September 10, 2021