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September 1, 2016 ROSA Attorney asks board to rescind January approvals.

Posted by on Oct 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

September 1, 2016 ROSA Attorney asks board to rescind January approvals.

One of the things that courts expect is for opposing parties to work things out themselves so when new evidence was available to strengthen ROSA's opposition to the January approvals we had to make an effort to ask the Town to reasonably withdraw their approvals. At a minimum it enables us to get that information included in the record for the case. Such was the situation here. On September 1, 2016, the ROSA attorney Daniel Richmond of Zarin & Steinmetz submitted a letter request to the Ramapo Town Board and the Ramapo Planning Board to rescind their decision based on new evidence that...

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New ULI Wetland Petition Sent to DEC

Posted by on Oct 9, 2016 in Featured, News & Events | 1 comment

New ULI Wetland Petition Sent to DEC

One of the most time consumingĀ and costliest ROSA projects this year was work spent on coordinating and supportingĀ a new municipal led petition to the NY State DEC to ask that the western wetland system on the Patrick Farm site be added to the NY State DEC Wetland Maps due their Unusual Local Importance ("ULI"). On August 29, 2016 the Village of Pomona submitted a new Petition to the NYSDEC requesting that the wetlands be added to the NY State maps under a statutory provision that states that wetlands hydraulically connected to an aquifer used for public water supply are to be designated NY...

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