September 14, 2005

Autoworks moving up the road?

Earlier this week, I got a notice from the Town of Dryden about possible development at the old F & T Distributing site. Autoworks may be moving there, and needs a Special Use Permit to do that:

September 6,2005

To Whom It May Concern:

You are hereby NOTIFIED of a PUBLIC HEARING to be held by the Dryden Town Board at the Dryden Town Hall, 65 East Main Street, Dryden, NY on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th, 2005 at 7: 15 PM prevailing time to consider the application of George & Karyn Rushlow, (DBA Autoworks), 987 Dryden Road, Ithaca, NY who are requesting a Special Use Pennit to expand their 987 Dryden Road automotive repair business and include a U-Haul rental center to 1278 Dryden Road, Ithaca, NY within the Town of Dryden.

The site being within a RD Zoning District, such uses are permitted by Special Use Permit Review and Approval, see Dryden Town Zoning Ordinance Section 902.1 ref Section 802.2 which states: "Gasoline stations and commercial garages".

All parties in interest will be given an opportunity to be heard. Persons may appear in person or by agent. If you should have any questions or desire further information, please feel free to call this office at 607-844-9120 between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:OO PM Monday - Friday.

Individuals with visual, hearing or manual impairments and requiring assistance should contact the Town of Dryden at 844-9120 or 844-8619 at least 48 hours prior to the time of the public hearing.

Henry M. Slater
Zoning Officer
Town of Dryden

Looking at the agenda for tomorrow night, it looks like residents of Dryden Road closer to the old Ithaca Produce building probably got a similar notice. I'm also curious to see what the "Town of Dryden Fen" item will be be.

Posted by simon at September 14, 2005 7:36 PM in
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