The Village of Brewster conducted a blight study and is currently working on an Urban Renewal Plan. Information can be found on the Village's web site.
The final Urban Renewal Draft can be viewed here.
The Village has scheduled an Urban Renewal Plan Information Public Meeting.
The meeting will take place on February 24, 2016 at St. Lawrence O’Toole Gymnasium, 34-36 Prospect Street, Brewster, NY 10509 at 7 P.M. Additionally, there is a snow date of February 27, 2016 at 10 A.M. at the same location if needed.
We encourage the public to attend this meeting and become more fully informed on revitalization in the village.
On January 12, 2016 the Village Planning Board held a Public Hearing. The minutes can be viewed here. They show many resident's comments and concerns.
On January 20, 2016 the Village Board of Trustees held a Regular Meeting where Urban Renewal was discussed. The minutes can be viewed here. Starting on Page 3 at 9.2.1 and continuing until page 7 10.53 shows a long discussion, comments and concerns.
Crossroads 312 project updates are added here.
The Town Board acknowledged receipt of the FEIS at the August 21, 2014 Town Board regular meeting.
In addition to adding a hotel to the list of allowed Permitted or Special Permit uses in HC-1 and the zone change from RC to HC-1, the developer is requesting three additional zoning changes to allow the FEIS version of the project to be built:
1. relief on the ridgeline restriction
2. relief on the building height restriction
3. relief on the retaining wall length restriction.
Click here to view the FEIS.
Previous Preliminary DEIS (pDEIS) (1/10/2013 - deemed incomplete)
Original Preliminary DEIS (deemed incomplete)
The Town of Southeast adopted the updated Comprehensive Plan at the August 21st, 2014 Town Board meeting.
You can view the plan by clicking here.
The link to the town's Comprehensive Plan web page is here.