Public Hearings & Local Laws

 

TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS NOTICE OF A  MEETING AND PUBLIC HEARING August 5, 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 August 5, 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 remotely via ZOOM with a telephone dial-in component or in person.  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/87110422577?pwd=MFBnMnpMMWsrclAxdkZITTZsS3FGZz09

 The ZOOM meeting ID number is 871 1042 2577; the password is 085402.  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 085402
  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 Gary Weber for the construction of a front porch at 1849 Staley Road.
  2. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Jack LePage for the height and location of a fence on a corner lot at 189 Jamestown Road.
  3. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Mark Abate for an addition to a detached garage at 1931 Staley Road.
  4. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held on an application for a Variance filed by Darius Myles for the height and location of a fence on a corner lot at 341 Quarry Run.

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

 


NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Sealed Proposals will be received by the Town of Grand Island on behalf of the Town of Grand Island Water System at 2255 Baseline Rd, Town of Grand Island, NY 14072, up to 10:00 A.M. E.S.T. or E.D.S.T., whichever prevails at the time, on August 11, 2021 for the work described below at the location indicated.

Description:     Contract No. M-212-2021
Grand Island Clearwell REHABILITATION PROJECT
                                Wendel Project No. 2180-45

                The work generally consists of rehabilitation of the existing 1 MG prestressed concrete water storage tank including, cleaning, concrete floor restoration, elastomeric coating of restored floor and floor/wall construction joint, new dome access hatch, new inlet pipe straps, and tank disinfection. Also, the installation of a groundwater monitoring well, installation of clay barriers in existing utility trenches, and repair of an existing buried pipe coupling.

The Drawings, Specifications and Contract Documents under which the work is to be done are on file and may be examined at the office of Wendel WD Architecture, Engineering, Surveying & Landscape Architecture, P.C., 375 Essjay Road, Suite 200, Williamsville, New York 14221 and at the office of the Town Clerk.

Copies of the above mentioned documents may be viewed and ordered through the following website on or after July 23, 2021: www.avalonplanroom.com in the Public Bid section. If you do not have internet access or have questions on ordering from the site, please contact Avalon Document Services at (716) 995-7777. Drawings and specifications can be picked up at Avalon Document printing at 741 Main St, Buffalo, NY 14203, upon the non-refundable payment of $35.00 per set. Payment can be made by credit card or by a check made payable to Avalon Document Services.

A certified check or Bid Bond for a sum not less than five (5) percent of the amount of the Proposal will be required with each Proposal.

          The right is reserved by the Owner to accept any proposal and to reject any and/or all proposals.  No bid may be withdrawn for a period of forty-five (45) days after the above date and time for receiving bids.

Each Proposal must be accompanied by a non-collusive bidding certificate in accordance with Section 103-d of the General Municipal Law.

Each Proposal must be enclosed in a sealed envelope addressed to the Town of Grand Island, 2255 Baseline Rd., Grand Island, NY 14072 and shall be clearly labeled "Contract No. M-212-2021" and show the name of the bidder on the outside of said envelope.

Patricia Frentzel, Town Clerk
Town of Grand Island

 


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, AUGUST 2, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by

Allyson Gracie, 4776 East River Road
Grand Island, New York 14072
for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use for a
Home Occupation – Acupuncture
by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an
R-1B zoning district located at:
4776 East River 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

 


A meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island, in the County of Erie, New York, was held at the Town Hall, in said Town, on July 19, 2021.

PRESENT:
Hon. John C. Whitney, Supervisor
Michael H. Madigan, Councilmember
Jennifer L. Baney, Councilmember
Peter Marston, Jr., Councilmember
Thomas A. Digati, Councilmember
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In the Matter of the and Improvement of Facilities of the
Town of Grand Island Consolidated Water District
in the Town of Grand Island, County of Erie, New York,
pursuant to Section 202-b of the Town Law.
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                                            PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD ON AUGUST 2, 2021

                        WHEREAS, the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island (herein called “Town Board” and “Town”, respectively), in the County of Erie, New York, has, pursuant to Town Law, created the Town of Grand Island Consolidated Water District (the “District”); and
                        WHEREAS, the Town Board has directed Wendel, competent engineers licensed in New York, to prepare a map, plan and report for a water system capital improvements project within the District; and
                        WHEREAS, such water system capital improvements project will generally consist of the rehabilitation of the finished water clearwell located at the water treatment plant, such improvements to include, but not be limited to, the preparation of the interior floor of the tank by ultra high water pressure blasting, concrete crack repairs, application of a new interior primer and the application waterproof coating to the interior of the tank, as well as other such improvements as more fully identified in (or contemplated by) such map, plan and report referred to above, all of the forgoing to include all necessary site work, equipment, apparatus and other improvements and costs incidental thereto and in connection with the financing thereof (collectively, the “District Improvement”); and
                        WHEREAS, pursuant to the direction of the Town, the Engineer has completed and filed with the Town Board such preliminary map, plan and report for such increase and improvement of facilities of the District and has estimated the total cost thereof to be an estimated maximum amount of $550,000; said cost to be financed by the issuance of serial bonds of the Town in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $550,000, offset by any federal, state, county and/or local funds received.
                       NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT
ORDERED that a meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island will be held at the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York, on August 2, 2021 at 8:00p.m. o’clock p.m. (prevailing Time) or shortly thereafter to consider said increase and improvement of facilities of the District and to hear all persons interested in the subject thereof concerning the same and for such other action on the part of the Town Board with relation thereto as may be required by law; and be it
FURTHER ORDERED, that the expense of said increase and improvement of the facilities shall be financed by the issuance of serial bonds of the Town in an aggregate principal amount not to exceed $550,000, said amount to be offset by any federal, state, county and/or local funds received, and, unless paid from other sources or charges, the costs of said increase and improvement of facilities shall be paid by the assessment, levy and collection of special assessments from the several lots and parcels of land within the District, which the Town Board shall determine and specify to be especially benefited thereby, so much upon and from each as shall be in just proportion to the amount of benefit conferred upon the same, to pay the principal of and interest on said bonds as the same shall become due and payable, except as provided by law; and be it
FURTHER ORDERED, that the Town Clerk publish at least once in each newspaper designated as the official newspaper of the Town for such publication, and post on the sign board of the Town maintained pursuant to subdivision 6 of Section 30 of the Town Law, a copy of this Order, certified by said Town Clerk, the first publication thereof and said posting to be not less than ten nor more than 20 days before the date of such public hearing.

DATED:  July 19, 2021
 TOWN BOARD OF THE
 TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
Patricia A. Frentzel
Town Clerk
Publish:  July 23, 2021 



TOWN OF GRAND ISLAND
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing regarding Local Law Intro #6 of 2021 will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Grand Island, Erie County, New York on Monday, the 19th day of July, 2021 at 8:00 PM at Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY 14072, for a change to the zoning classification for  property at: SBL #:37.03-1-21.11 (Rivertown), Grand Island Boulevard and Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY 14072 from R-3, R1D, CBD to PDD.

WHICH PREMISES ARE DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:
The following 4 legal descriptions are to merge 4 lots into one taxable ID
 (V/L Grand Island Boulevard, Grand Island, New York, SBL# 37.03-1-60)
ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND situate in the Town of Grand Island, County of Erie and State of New York, being part of Lot 56 on said Island, bounded and described as follows:

BEGINNING at a point in the southwesterly line of Grand Island Boulevard (100 feet wide) distant 826.27 feet northwesterly from the south line of Lot 56, said south line being the northerly line of Webb Road (66' wide), as measured along said southwesterly line of Grand Island Boulevard, said point of beginning being the southeast corner of lands conveyed to 401 Lang Boulevard Realty LLC by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 11127 of Deeds at page 6930; thence southwesterly along the southeasterly line of lands so conveyed to 401 Lang Boulevard Realty LLC by deed aforesaid, a distance of 283.69 feet to the southwest corner thereof; thence northwesterly, parallel with Grand Island Boulevard and along the southwesterly line of lands so conveyed to 401 Lang Boulevard Realty LLC by deed aforesaid, a distance of 125.80 feet more or less to the northwest corner thereof, said northwest corner being in the southeasterly line of lands conveyed to Grand Island Boulevard, LLC by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 11318 of Deeds at page 6982; thence southwesterly along the southeasterly line of lands so conveyed to Grand Island Boulevard, LLC by deed aforesaid, a distance of 76.31 feet to the southeast corner thereof; thence northwesterly, parallel with Grand Island Boulevard and along the southwesterly line of lands so conveyed to Grand Island Boulevard, LLC by deed aforesaid, and along said southwesterly line as extended northwesterly, a distance of 400 feet to a point, said point being in the southeasterly line of lands conveyed to Overcoming Faith Center by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 9217 of Deeds at page 88; thence southwesterly along the southeasterly line of lands so conveyed to Overcoming Faith Center by deed aforesaid, a distance of 457.68 feet more or less to an angle point in the southerly line thereof; thence westerly along the southerly line of lands so conveyed to Overcoming Faith Center by deed aforesaid, a distance of 62.24 feet more or less to the southwest corner thereof, said southwest corner being in the easterly line of lands conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises, Ltd. by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 10993 of Deeds at page 3936; thence northerly along the easterly line of lands so conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises, Ltd. by deed aforesaid, a distance of 99.81 feet more or less to the northeast corner thereof; thence westerly, parallel with the south line of Lot 56 and along the northerly line of lands so conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises, Ltd. by deed aforesaid, a distance of 201 feet to the northwest corner thereof; thence southerly along the westerly line of lands so conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises, Ltd. by deed aforesaid, a distance of 565.97 feet to the southwest corner thereof, said southwest corner being in the northerly line of lands conveyed to Timothy J. Wellence and Mary Elizabeth Pettinato by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 10891 of Deeds at page 852, said northerly line of Wellence and Pettinato being 200 feet northerly of the south line of Lot 56; thence easterly parallel with the south line of Lot 56, and distant 200 feet northerly therefrom, a distance of 1,000 feet to a point, said point being in the southerly extension of the westerly line of lands conveyed to Howard M. Sexton by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 10199 of Deeds at page 188; thence northerly along the southerly extension of the westerly line of lands so conveyed to Sexton by deed aforesaid and also along said westerly line of said Sexton lands, a distance of 208.84 feet to the northwest corner of said Sexton lands; thence northeasterly along the northwesterly line of lands so conveyed to Sexton by deed aforesaid, a distance of 349.18 feet to the northeast corner thereof, said northeast corner being in the southwesterly line of Grand Island Boulevard; thence northwesterly along the southwesterly line of Grand Island Boulevard, a distance of 100 feet to the point of beginning.

 (V/L Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York, SBL# 37.03-1-37.11)

All that tract or parcel of land situate in the Town of Grand Island, County of Erie and State of New York, being part of Lot No. 56 on said Island, bounded and described as follows:

Beginning at a point on the easterly line of Baseline Road, distant 409.81 feet northerly of the northerly line of Webb Road, said northerly line also being the southerly line of Lot No. 56, and at its intersection with the north line of lands conveyed to Jean V. Bleich by deed recorded in Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 6476 of Deeds page 137; running thence northerly along the easterly line of Baseline Road, a distance of 256.32 feet to a point on the south line of lands conveyed to Joseph Webb and Lorraine M. Webb his wife by deed recorded in said Clerk's Office in Liber 9531 of Deeds page 201: thence easterly along the southerly line of lands so conveyed to Webb by deed aforesaid, a distance of 300 feet to the southeast corner of said land: thence northerly parallel with the easterly line of Baseline Road, a distance of 100 feet to a point: thence easterly parallel with the northerly line of Webb Road, a distance of 450.61 feet to a point, said point being the northwest corner of lands conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises Ltd. by deed recorded in said Clerk's Office in Liber 10993 of Deeds page 3936: thence southerly along the westerly line of lands so conveyed to John R. Simon Enterprises, Ltd. by deed aforesaid, a distance of 565.97 feet to the southwest corner thereof: thence westerly parallel with the northerly line of Webb Road and along the south line of lands conveyed to Randon P. Hillock by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 10499 of Deeds page 537, a distance of 410.02 feet to the northwest corner of lands conveyed to Anthony David Sasso Sr. and Anneliese Sasso his wife by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 7218 of Deeds page 187; thence northerly parallel with the easterly line of Baseline Road, a distance of 59.59 feet to a point on the easterly extension of the south line of lands conveyed to Dennis W. and Diane M. Woodman his wife by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 7474 of Deeds page 516; thence westerly along the easterly extension of the southerly line of said lands so conveyed to Woodman by deed aforesaid, a distance of 199 feet to a point, said point being the southeast corner of said Woodman lands; thence northerly parallel with the easterly line of Baseline Road, a distance of 150 feet to a point, said point being the northeast corner of lands so conveyed to Jean V. Bleich by deed aforesaid: thence westerly parallel with the northerly line of Webb Road and along the northerly line of said Bleich lands, a distance of 151 feet to the point or place of beginning.

Excepting the reserving therefrom that portion thereof conveyed to the County of Erie by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 6699 of Deeds at page 69.

(1973 Baseline Road, Grand Island, New York, SBL# 37.03-1-39)

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND situate in the Town of Grand Island, county of Erie and State of New York, being part of Lot No. 56 on said Island and more particularly bounded and described as follows:

COMMENCING at a point in the east line of Base Line Road distant northerly, measured along said line, 333.125 feet from its intersection with the south line of said Lot No. 56; thence northerly along said east line of Base Line Road, 75 feet to a point; thence easterly parallel to he south line of Lot No. 56, a distance of 150 feet to a point; thence southerly parallel to the east line of Base Line Road, 75 feet to a point; thence westerly parallel to the south line of Lot No. 56, a distance of 150 feet to the east line of Base Line Road, at the point or place of beginning.

(V/L Grand Island Boulevard, Grand Island, New York, SBL# 37.03-1-21.1

ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND situate in the Town of Grand Island, County of Erie and State of New York, being part of Lot No. 56, bounded and described as follows:

BEGINNING at a point in the Grand Island Connecting Boulevard at its intersection with the southerly line of Lot No. 56; running thence westerly, and along the southerly line of Lot No. 56, 691.60 feet to the easterly line of lands conveyed to John F. Liddell, by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 141 of Deeds at page 372; running thence northerly and along the easterly line of the lands so conveyed to John F. Liddell, as aforesaid, 309.59 feet to the southwesterly corner of land conveyed to John E. Dilliot, by deed recorded in the Erie County Clerk's Office in Liber 3042 of Deeds at page 222; running thence easterly and parallel with the southerly line of Lot No. 56, 485.90 feet to an iron pipe in the westerly line of the Grand Island Connecting Boulevard; running thence southeasterly and along the said westerly line of the Grand Island Boulevard, 372.69 feet to the point or place of beginning. EXCEPTING therefrom that which was conveyed by deeds recorded in Liber 6630 of Deeds at page 559, Liber 6629 of Deeds at page 531 and Liber 9392 of Deeds at page 295.

Patricia A. Frentzel
Town Clerk
PUBLISH & POST: July 9, 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, JULY 19, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by

Jason Sokody, 2176 East River Road
Grand Island, New York 14072

for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use for an
Automotive Collision Repair Shop
by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an
CBD zoning district located at:
1939 Grand Island Boulevard, 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: July 9, 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 TUESDAY, JULY 6, 2021 AT 8:00 P.M.
in the Town Hall, 2255 Baseline Road to consider an application by

  1. Jason Sokody, 2176 East River Road
    Grand Island, New York 14072

for authorization by the Town Board for a Permit for Special Use for an
Automotive Collision Repair Shop
by the Town of Grand Island Building Zone Ordinance, on premises in an SBD zoning district located at:

 1939 Grand Island Boulevard, 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: June 25, 2021