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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Did You Know Part II: Important FBC Information

False ClaimSome residents may have received an email stating that “there is every indication that the town may utilize [an FBC] in the hamlet of Millwood next, putting your neighborhood at risk for overdevelopment.”FactPlease know that this Town Board has...

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Chappaqua Forward
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Did You Know Part I: Important FBC Information

Chappaqua Fire Department (CFD)For years, CFD has been planning to rebuild its firehouse and purchase new apparatus that are at or beyond their 20-year service life. These plans are unrelated to the proposed FBC and greater FGEIS. Should CFD purchase a 10...

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Chappaqua Forward
Posted on: October 15, 2021

FBC: Understanding the Facts

While the FBC is by no means the only issue of importance in New Castle, it nonetheless is an issue that invokes strong opinions in some and is routinely a topic of conversation across the community. As such, it is critical that even if we disagree, we al...

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Chappaqua Forward
Posted on: October 15, 2021

The Form Based Code (FBC): Current Status, Taxes, & CCSD

When the FBC was first proposed during then Supervisor Rob Greenstein and Deputy Supervisor Lisa Katz’s administration in 2019, I was not initially sure it was the right fit for the Chappaqua Hamlet. In fact, both Ivy Pool, then a Councilmember, and I bel...

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