Category Archive: Mega housing projects

Rhinebeck zoning change draws criticism

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RHINEBECK — Town Board members on Tuesday disputed contentions that they were conceding to developers when asking a consultant to review how zoning changes at the former Holy Cross Campus of Pius XII… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Town Board unanimously adopted a local law to extend a current moratorium during Monday night’s workshop meeting.

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“The big picture is to stop development that would change the character of the town,” said Block earlier this month. “Extending the moratorium will prevent someone from coming in and building 900 units… Continue reading

Northeast Health, Rhinebeck hospital mull retirement community

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Read on… http://www.bizjournals.com/albany/stories/2007/07/23/daily13.html?from_rss=1

Newly Proposed Building Moratorium Local Law

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Read the Proposed Local Law Extending and Expanding the Existing Building Moratorium  

Update on the Comprehensive Plan

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From Town Supervisor Steve Block: The public hearing on the draft comprehensive plan has been recessed for now.  We will reopen the hearing when and if changes to the plan require further public review and… Continue reading

100 new senior units proposed

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A new proposal to develop 100 new assisted living units at Ferncliff on River Road was presented at the Rhinebeck zoning board last night. You can see the article here in the Poughkeepsie Journal… I… Continue reading

Proposed extension of the Moratorium law

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Here is the link to the proposed extension to the Rhinebeck building moratorium. http://www.rhinebeckny.org/pll0306.pdf  Comments from those who have studied it are very welcome.