If you have even the slightest interest in the Echo Bay Development Plan as Proposed by Forest City/Ratner you are going to want to plan on being at City Hall on the night of July 23rd.
You can view the two plans on the City web site but the way they broke up the documents is a bit cumbersome:
To make things a bit more manageable I created a single PDF document, suitable for reading on a mobile device (so you can curl up with your iPad for a little late night reading)
For those interested in some historical context, you might be interested to read the 2008 Scoping Document for the Forest City/Ratner proposal based on the original RFP.
The Save Our Armory Committee and the United Veterans is holding a meeting on July 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall Post 8 located at 112 North Avenue to present a new proposal for the Armory and Echo Bay. The meet will include updated on litigation with the City, County and State regarding the Armory site.
Here are some of the details on what will take place on July 23rd.
At its meeting Tuesday, the City Council scheduled a public hearing on the FEIS for July 23. That’s a Tuesday, and it’ll be a busy one. Also on the bill for the evening are three other related public hearings: two regarding zoning amendments that Forest City is seeking and another centered on amending the city’s urban renewal plan.
To review, that’s four Echo Bay-related public hearings on July 23 at City Hall in New Rochelle.
CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENT
SPECIAL PLANNING BOARD AGENDA
PUBLIC MEETING / HEARING
Tuesday July 23, 2013
7:30 PM, Room B-1
90 Beaufort Place
Public Comment Allowed
ITEM # 1 — PUBLIC HEARING
1.1 A Public Hearing before the Planning Board regarding the proposed amendments to the Main/Echo Urban Renewal Plan.