Tree Preservation Local Law

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a public hearing will be held by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Grand View-On-Hudson on the 21st day of June, 2014 at 7:30 P.M. at the temporary Village Hall, 204 Hudson Terrace, Piermont, New York   10968 to consider the adoption of a proposed local law entitled “A Local Law Relating to Tree Preservation”, which proposed local law prohibits the cutting, removal or topping of trees without obtaining permits therefor, provides procedures and standards for the issuance of permits for tree removal, prohibits destruction of trees on public property, authorizes the establishment of a Tree Preservation Commission to make recommendations to the Board of Trustees, the Planning Board, the Building Inspector and other Village officials, provides a criminal penalty in the maximum amount of $2,500.00 or jail not to exceed 15 days or a civil penalty of $250.00 per tree for violations of the local law and permits enforcement by injunction.

 

Copies of the aforesaid proposed local law are available for public review at the temporary office of the Village Clerk-Treasurer, Village of Grand View-On-Hudson, 204 Hudson Terrace, Piermont, New York   10968 during regular business hours.

Click here to see proposed law

 

Dated:   June 30, 2014

 

Julie Pagliaroli

Village Clerk-Treasurer

Village of Grand View-On-Hudson