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RESOLUTION OF THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF CLAY,
ONONDAGA COUNTY, STATE OF NEW YORK
RE: GRANTING THE APPLICATION OF HUMANE CNY FOR
A ZONE CHANGE FROM R-10 ONE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL
DISTRICT TO RA-100 RESIDENTIAL AGRICULTURAL
DISTRICT TO ALLOW FOR RENOVATIONS TO THE EXISTING
SITE AND BUILDING FACILITIES LOCATED AT 4915 ½ W.
TAFT RD., TAX MAP NO. 107.-21-54.0,
IN THE TOWN OF CLAY, STATE OF NEW YORK
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At a Regular Meeting of the Town Board of the Town of Clay, County of Onondaga, State of New York, held at the Town Hall of the Town of Clay, located at 4401 State Route 31, Clay, New York, on the 8th day of November, 2017, at 7:30 P.M., local time.

The meeting was called to order by Supervisor Damian M. Ulatowski and upon the roll being called the following Town Board members were:

PRESENT: Damian M. Ulatowski Supervisor
Joseph A. Bick Deputy Supervisor/Councilman
Naomi R. Bray Councilwoman
David J. Hess Councilman
Eugene B. Young Councilman
James J. Rowley Councilman

ABSENT: William C. Weaver Councilman

The following resolution was moved, seconded and passed, to wit:

WHEREAS, a Petition dated August 29, 2017, and made by HUMANE CNY FOR A ZONE CHANGE from R-10 One-Family Residential District to RA-100 Residential Agricultural District to allow for renovations to the existing site and building facilities located at 4915 ½ W. Taft Rd., Tax Map No. 107.-21-54.0 consisting of approximately 2.73± acres of land; and

WHEREAS, the proposed zone change was duly referred to the Onondaga County Planning Board in accordance with Article 12 (B) of the General Municipal Law; and

WHEREAS, the Onondaga County Planning Board has reviewed and considered the referral from the Clay Town Board and said referral will have no significant adverse inter-community or county-wide implications, with comments, to the Clay Town Board; and

WHEREAS, the Planning Board of the Town of Clay has also examined into the application; held a public informational hearing on the matter and made its recommendation of approval to the Town Board of the Town of Clay; and

WHEREAS, the Town Board passed a resolution on September 6, 2017, calling a public hearing for September 18, 2017, commencing at 7:41 P.M., to consider said application at which time said public hearing was duly opened, held, and discussed and referred to the Planning Board for recommendation. Said hearing was then adjourned to October 16, 2017, commencing at 7:41 p.m., local time, and further scheduled for November 8, 2017, commencing at 7:30 p.m. for the purpose of SEQR, at which time the Town Board declared the zone change an unlisted action with a completed Environmental Assessment Form, and it was determined that the proposed project does not require the preparation of an E.I.S. and therefore approved at the Town Hall of the Town of Clay, located at 4401 State Route 31, Clay, Onondaga County, State of New York; and

WHEREAS, the Town Board of the Town of Clay has duly considered the Petition, evidence produced at said public hearings and the aforementioned recommendation; and

NOW, THEREFORE, be it

RESOLVED, ORDERED AND DETERMINED that the Town Board of the Town of Clay makes the following findings with respect to said Petition:

That the Town Planning Board reviewed said application and has recommended that said change of zone be approved with comments; the Town Board, after review of all submissions, public input, including the Environmental Assessment Form; has determined that the granting of said change of zone has no significant or adverse environmental impact; is compatible with the land use in the surrounding area; that the granting of said change of zone will not create a hazard to the health, safety and welfare of the Town of Clay residents; that the granting of said change of zone will not create a traffic hazard within the Town of Clay, nor will it adversely affect the property values of surrounding lands; that there are adequate facilities available to provide the necessary public improvements to accommodate the requested zone change; and that the granting of said zone change is in the best interest and welfare of the Town of Clay; and therefore that the request for a change of zone is approved, and

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, ORDERED AND DETERMINED, that the petition and "The Zoning Map of the Town of Clay" shall be, and the same is hereby approved and be amended to change the zone of the following described parcel of land from R-10 One-Family Residential District to RA-100 Residential Agricultural District to allow for renovations to the existing site and building facilities located at 4915 ½ W. Taft Rd., Tax Map No. 107.-21-54.0 consisting of approximately 2.73± acres of land; and being bounded and described as follows: ALL THAT TRACT OR PARCEL OF LAND situate in the Town of Clay, County of Onondaga and State of New York and being more particularly bounded and described as follows: BEGINNING in the centerline of West Taft Road at the southeast corner of a parcel of land described in a deed to The Humane Association of CNY, Inc. as recorded in the Onondaga County Clerk's Office in Book of Deeds at page 1123; thence S89°03'51”W, along said centerline, a distance of 150.00 feet to the southwest corner of said parcel; thence N02°05'21”W, along the west line of said parcel, a distance of 930.73 feet to the northwest corner of said parcel; thence S78°23'52”E along the north line of said parcel, a distance of 127.64 feet to the northeast corner of said parcel; thence S03°44'05”E, along the east line of said parcel, a distance of 903.91 feet to the point of beginning.

IT IS FURTHER RESOLVED AND ORDERED, that the Town Clerk shall enter this change of zone resolution in the Minutes of the Town Board, shall cause a copy thereof to be published in the Post Standard, shall post a copy thereof together with the necessary change on the Zoning Map, on the sign board maintained by the Town Clerk pursuant to Section 30, Subsection 6 of the Town Law of the State of New York and shall cause Affidavits of Publication and Posting to be filed in the Office of the Town Clerk.

The question of the adoption of the foregoing resolution was duly put to a roll vote, which resulted as follows:

Damian M. Ulatowski Voting Yes
Joseph A. Bick Voting Yes
Naomi R. Bray Voting Yes
David J. Hess Voting Yes
Eugene B. Young Voting Yes
James J. Rowley Voting Yes

The Resolution was thereupon duly adopted.
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