June 18, 2015
Chairman Hans Klingzahn opens the meeting at 7:00 pm.
Roll call: Present: Hans Klingzahn, Cris Phillips, Theresa Cuchelo, Stephanie Renino, Reylene VanGeldern, Hilary Roberto and Matt Vetare. Also present: Pete Phillips, Deputy Mayor and Liaison the Planning Board, Attorney Greg Supple, Larry Paggi, Village Engineer, Sarah Brown, Village Planner, Tom VanTine, Building Inspector and Don Van Nostrand, Board Secretary.
Chairman Klingzahn establishes that there is a full board and there is a quorum.
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion to approve the minutes for the meeting held on May 21, 2015. Motion by Cris Phillips to approve and seconded by Reylene VanGeldern.
Votes for: 5 Votes against: 0 Motion carried.
1. Thurston Café - 1003 Main Street - Site Plan Application
Applicant: - Chris Lapine - Chazen Company
Chris Lapine reviewed the revised plans which addressed the proposed parking issues on Cary
Attorney Greg Supple informed the applicant representative that a demolition permit for the
removal of the garage would be required. The permit would be issued by the Building Inspector
and that it would have to be presented to the Village Board of Trustees for approval. Attorney
Supple also stated that the neighboring shed near the property line was not an issue and as
far as the proposed new shed in the buffer area can be allowed by the Planning Board under 171-
36C of the Village Code.
Sarah Brown, Village Planner covered her comment letter (on file).
Larry Paggi, Village Engineer covered his comment letter (on file).
Chairman Klingzahn informed the applicant that the Village attorney and consultants concerns
have been addressed and that the project can be scheduled for a future meeting. He also stated
that the Planning Board is now lead agency on this project.
2. Sal’s Pizza ll - 973 Main Street - Seasonal Café Application
Applicant: - Patrick Gjokaj - Business Owner
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion to approve a Seasonal Café Application for Sal’s
Pizza ll however will need to return next month for a review of the proposed fencing and
lighting. So moved: Cris Phillips Motion seconded by Theresa Cuchelo. Votes for: 5 Votes Against:
0 Motion carried.
3. Vanikiotis Retail & - Route 9 - Site Plan Application
Applicant: - Steve Tinkelman - Tinkelman Architects
- Bob Turner - Tinkelman Architects
- Joe Berger - Berger Engineering
Steve Tinkelman updated the board on the project since the last meeting held on April 16, 2015.
Sarah Brown, Village Planner reviewed her comment letter (on file) and informed the applicant
that a public hearing would have to be held because of the Special Permit for the drive thru
Larry Paggi covered his comment letter (on file).
Attorney Greg Supple said he was satisfied with the easements sent to him and will be looking for
a Stormwater Maintenance Agreement from the applicant.
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion so that the board can issue a negative declaration for
SEQR. So Moved: Theresa Cuchelo Motion seconded by Stephanie Renino Votes for: 5 Votes
Against: 0 Motion carried.
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion to set a public hearing for July 16, 2015 on this project.
So Moved: Cris Phillips Motion seconded by Reylene VanGeldern. Votes for: 5 Votes against: 0
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion that the planning board recommend to the Village
Board that a three month extension be granted to the Comprehensive Plan Committee to
to complete their review and findings. So moved: Reylene VanGeldern Motion seconded by
Stephanie Renino Votes for: 5 Votes against: 0 Motion carried.
Building Inspector Tom VanTine updated the board on the work being done on the Main Street Plaza.
Chairman Klingzahn entertains a motion to close the meeting.
Motion by: Reylene VanGeldern, Seconded by: Stephanie Renino
Votes for: 5 Votes against: 0 Motion carried. Meeting adjourned.
Don Van Nostrand
Planning Board Secretary