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April 2015 Board Meetings

**Zoning Recommendation Committee Meeting
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Wed., Apr. 1, at 7:00 p.m.

Town Board Meeting
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., Apr. 7, at 7:30 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Mon., Apr. 27, at 7:30 p.m.

Planning Board
Westerlo Town Hall
933 County Route 401
Westerlo, NY
Tue., Apr. 28, at 7:30 p.m

ZRC Committee Findings

The Zoning Recommendation Committee (ZRC) was formed by the Town Board to address potential changes to the town's Zoning Law regarding impacts of high volume horizontal hydraulic fracturing (HVHF) for Shale Gas Development (SGD).

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Shale Gas Development Impacts and Local Zoning Options April 4, 2015 Zoning Recommendation Committee – Summary Report

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Shale Gas Development Impacts and Local Zoning Options April 4, 2015 Zoning Recommendation Committee – Full Report

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Comprehensive Plan

The Comprehensive Plan for the Town of Westerlo is posted on line.

This document constitutes the Town of Westerlo’s first ever written Comprehensive Plan for Sustainability and Growth.

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February 26, 2015

LOCAL LAW NO. 1 OF 2015
A local law to repeal Local Law No. 2 of 1989, “Flood Damage Prevention Local Law”, and enact a new Local Law for Flood Damage Prevention as authorized by the New York State Constitution, Article IX, Section 2, and Environmental Conservation Law, Article 36

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Update February 1, 2015

Zoning Recommendation Committee

Zoning Recommendation Committee

Meets weekly until further notice on Wednesdays @ 7:00 PM - Unless preceding a Holiday.

2014 Standard Workday Resolution
The 2014 Standard Workday and Reporting Resolution for Elected Officials has been posted.

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Posted November 4, 2014

The 2014 Final Assessment Roll
The 2014 Assessment Roll has been posted.

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Code of Ethics
A Resolution to replace the undated Code of Ethics, and establish standards of conduct for officers and employees of the Town of Westerlo.

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Posted September 5, 2013

Volunteer Drivers Needed
Volunteer drivers are needed to drive the Rensselaerville/Westerlo Senior Citizen bus. If interested, please contact the Rensselaerville Town Clerk, Victoria Kraker, at 797-3798 for further information

westerlo town sealNestled in the Helderberg Mountains in Albany County, the Town of Westerlo was organized in April of 1815 and now has a population of approximately 3600 people. Westerlo, New York recently celebrated 20 years of friendship with its sister city in Westerlo, Belgium.

The town has 56 miles of town roads, 63 miles of county roads and 22 miles of state roads.

The Town of Westerlo is 23 miles south/southwest of Albany and just 30 minutes from the Catskill Mountains.

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