TOWN OF MAYFIELD
ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
January 25, 2006
At the regular meeting of The Board of Appeals, Town of Mayfield, Fulton County, New York held at the Village Hall at 7:00 p.m., there were
PRESENT: Wesley Muddle, Chairman
Richard Bumpus Jr., Board Member
Myrna Hallenbeck, Board Member
Richard Dixon, Board Member
James Cownie, Board Member
OTHERS PRESENT: Mike Stewart CEO, Carol Hart (representing Ed Fallis), Cindy Ostrander, Clerk.
Chairman Muddle opened the meeting at 7:03 p.m.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES-on a motion by Myrna Hallenbeck and seconded by James Cownie the minutes of December 27, 2005 were approved as submitted.
CARRIED 5(five) AYES (Muddle, Bumpus Jr., Hallenbeck, Dixon, Cownie)
PUBLIC-None at this time
An application was submitted by Robert Ferenz on January 20, 2006 for property located at 123 Priddle Point Road. He is proposing to construct a garage. This proposal does not comply with Section 401 of Local Law #2 of the year 2005 as it applies to a 15 (fifteen) feet setback. The board discussed the application and a motion to schedule a Public Hearing for Robert Ferenz on February 22, 2006 at 7:10 pm was made by Myrna Hallenbeck and seconded by Richard Dixon. CARRIED 5(five) AYES (Muddle, Bumpus Jr., Hallenbeck, Dixon, Cownie) 0(zero) NAYS
Mike Stewart, CEO, submitted his annual report for the year 2005 variance applications received. A copy will become a part of the minutes.
Richard Dixon made a motion to suspend the regular meeting and open the Public Hearing advertised and scheduled for this evening at 7:10 pm.
Following a review of the variance application that was submitted for Edward Fallis, a legal notice was printed on January 17, 2006 in the Leader Herald and the Recorder with a copy of said notice posted on the Town Bulletin Board. A letter was sent to the applicant, and a copy of said notice was given to the Clerk to be included in the record.
The board held a discussion on the above application and questioned Carol Hart. The board also discussed the application with Mike Stewart about the ramp and the placement of the ramp.
Richard Dixon made a motion to close the Public Hearing and Myrna Hallenbeck seconded. CARRIED 5(five) AYES (Muddle, Bumpus Jr., Hallenbeck, Dixon, Cownie) 0(zero) NAYS
Fallis Application Decision-The Board completed the Area Variance findings and decision form on file with the clerk at this time. It was noted that each question was discussed. The Board conducted a vote on the variance with a decision of 5(five) AYES (Muddle, Bumpus Jr., Hallenbeck, Dixon, Cownie) 0(zero) NAYS to grant the variance as requested provided the ramp meets NYS Codes.
The Board discussed the Zoning Law, James Cownie brought up the provision about any recommendations for changes or modifications to the Town Board from the Zoning Board. Discussion of a filing fee was tabled until the next meeting.
Richard Dixon made a motion to adjourn the meeting at 7:55 pm and Myrna Hallenbeck seconded.
Cindy Ostrander, Clerk