Port Chester

Tues., Oct. 12

PORT CHESTER BOARD OF TRUSTEES. Town of Rye Courtroom, 350 North Main St., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m.: Executive session re Planning Commission appointment. 7 p.m.: Public meeting. Agenda: 1) Report from the chief engineer on the current status of the Port Chester Fire Department. 2) Presentation by Leslie Snyder on New York SMSA Limited Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless Telecommunications Franchise Agreement to provide telecommunications services in Port Chester. 3) Presentation from the Beautification Commission. 4) Presentation from Youth Bureau Executive Director Charles Morgan on Grandpas United Grant and Youth/Police Leadership Community Forum. 5) Presentation from Director of Code Enforcement Lawrence Chiulli on his department’s assistance and response in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Ida. 6) Public comments. 7) Report of the village manager. 8) Budget amendment – Youth Program Initiative Grant. 9) Budget Amendment – Grandpas United Grant. 10) Budget Amendment – Use of Police Dept. asset forfeiture funds. 11) Appointing Noelia B. Candelaria as a member of the Planning Commission with said term to expire 6/16/2024. 12) Appointing Matthew Friefeld as a member of the Planning Commission with said term to expire 4/12/2023. 13) Appointing of _____ as a member of the Planning Commission with said term to expire 1/9/2022. 14) Rescind BID award for Sidewalk Improvement Program. 15) Appointment of a police officer. 16) Correspondence: a) From Park Avenue School PTO requesting the closure of Park Avenue in front of the school on Oct. 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a “Trunk or Treat.” b) From Fire Patrol & Rescue on the transfer of Scott Nastahowski from Harry Howard Hook & Ladder. c) From Fire Patrol & Rescue on the election to active exempt membership of Brian McCormick. 17) Public comments and board comments. Regular bimonthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, call 939-5202 or visit portchesterny.gov.

PORT CHESTER BEAUTIFICATION COMMISSION. Village Hall Conference Room, 222 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Regular monthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, agenda, call 937-6780.

Wed., Oct. 13

PORT CHESTER INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY. Rye Town Justice Court, 350 North Main St., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m. Agenda includes: Continuation of public hearing on proposed changes to the IDA’s Uniform Tax Exemption Policy (UTEP), its governing document. Regular monthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, complete agenda, call 937-6780 or visit portchesternyida.org.

PORT CHESTER CANNABIS LEGALIZATION COMMITTEE. Senior Center Main Room, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Fourth meeting of 12-member committee appointed to study the state legislation legalizing pot and assessing whether Port Chester should opt out of allowing cannabis dispensaries and lounges in the Village to make a recommendation to the Board of Trustees by Oct. 15. The public is encouraged to attend. 939-5202.

PORT CHESTER PARK COMMISSION. Senior Center Main Room, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Regular monthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, agenda, call 939-2354.

PORT CHESTER RECREATION COMMISSION. Senior Center Main Room, 220 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 7 p.m. Regular monthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, agenda, call 939-2354.

Thurs., Oct. 14

PORT CHESTER BOARD OF TRUSTEES WORKSHOP. Conference Room, Village Hall, 222 Grace Church St., Port Chester. 6:30 p.m. Agenda: Discussion of Planning Commission’s recommended changes to the zoning code re building height and façade void and glazing. Open to the public. 939-5202.

Rye Brook

Tues., Oct. 12

RYE BROOK BOARD OF TRUSTEES. Meeting Room, Village Hall, 938 King St., Rye Brook. 7 p.m.: Executive session to discuss non-union compensation. 7:30 p.m.: Public meeting. Tentative Agenda: 1) Considering the purchase of a sewer truck on the basis of best value. 2) Considering the appointment of a laborer. 3) Considering rescheduling the second meeting in November and canceling the second meeting in December. 4) Considering various budget transfers. 5) Administrator’s Report. Regular bimonthly meeting. Open to the public. For information, final agenda, call 939-1121 or visit ryebrook.org.

Thurs., Oct. 14

RYE BROOK PLANNING BOARD. Meeting Room, Village Hall, 938 King St., Rye Brook. 7:30 p.m. Agenda: 1) Public hearing on site plan application and wetland permit application for a proposed new single-family dwelling with attached two-car garage and inground swimming pool at 48 Rock Ridge Dr. 2) Continued public hearing on site plan application and steep slopes permit application for the proposed regrading of the rear yard, extend rear retaining wall, new rear landscape stairs, new fence atop new and existing retaining wall at 9 High Point Circle. 3) Review of site plan application and steep slopes permit application for proposed new single-family dwelling with attached two-car garage and finished basement at 10 Arlington Pl. 4) Request for steep slopes permit and wetland permit extension for Blind Brook Club at 980 Anderson Hill Rd. 5) Review of subdivision application for proposed lot reapportionment at 51 Hawthorne Ave. 6) Review of site plan application for the proposed removal of existing driveway on North Ridge Street, install new driveway on Hawthorne Avenue, interior and exterior renovations at 51 Hawthorne Ave. 7) Review of site plan application for the proposed new single-family dwelling with attached two-car garage and finished basement at 47 Hawthorne Ave. 8) Review of proposed local law to amend the code to define the terms “art studio” and “personal or group instructional studios.” Regular monthly meeting. Open to the public. 939-0668.