Village of Hunter Planning Board
Special Meeting Minutes
May 18, 2017

Members Present:

Paul Slutzky, Chairman
Richard Volpi, Board Member (Absent)
Gary Goodrich, Board Member
Harold Goldberg, Board Member
Carl Giangrande, Board Member
Cheryl Cornelius, Alternate Member

Public Present: Jeff Prince representing the Mountaintrail at Hunter, LLC; Mark Chodock and Andrew Didio of Taconic Engineering representing Scribner’s Catskill Lodge; Ron DeMartin representing Four Seasons Land; Anna Cianciolo

Opening of Meeting: P. Slutzky opened the meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Privilege of the Floor: none

Old Business:

  • Mountaintrail at Hunter, LLC–Hunter Drive 2-Lot Minor Subdivision—Tax Lot#164.00-7-3——Jeff Prince presenting.

Minor clarification to Short EAF, which was reviewed and approved at 4/27/17 meeting contingent on minor clarification under Part 1 number 17, was reviewed. H. Goldberg made Motion to approve the amended Short EAF, which was seconded by G. Goodrich and carried unanimously.

P. Slutzky signed the Maps of Minor Subdivision for the 2-lot minor subdivision that was reviewed and approved at 4/27/17 Planning Board meeting.

  • Scribner’s Catskill Lodge—13 Scribner Hollow Road—Site Plan Revision for pool area renovations—Marc Chodock and Andrew Didio of Taconic Engineering presenting

Board reviewed with A. Didio the application and revised plans dated 5/1/17 showing the proposed pool area renovations. Pool deck terracing, lighting, walkways, drainage provisions and food & beverage service area were discussed with applicant. P. Slutzky advised that 239 form and attached information had been previously forwarded to Greene County Planning for their review.

Board agreed that there would be no significant change to the visible elevation of the Lodge from NYS Route 23A. Motion to approve the site plan under Architectural Review Law made by C. Giangrande,seconded by G. Goodrich, and carried unanimously.

After discussion, the Board agreed that the renovations to the existing pool area would not create significant impacts for any property abutters and no motion for a Public Hearing was offered.

Short EAF—Part 1—Project Information, was reviewed by Board. No questions or concerns were raised. Under Part 2—Impact Assessment and it was agreed that the proposed action would not result in any significant adverse environmental impacts. Motion for Negative Declaration under SEQRA for this unlisted action was made by H. Goldberg, seconded by C. Giangrande and carried unanimously.

Motion to approve the proposed revision to site plan, contingent on Greene County 239 approval, made by P. Slutzky, seconded by C. Giangrande and carried unanimously.

New Business: none

Correspondence: None


Motion was made to adjourn at 7:30 p.m. by C. Cornelius, seconded by H. Goldberg and carried unanimously.

Transcribed by
C. Ferrara