Public Hearing on Outdoor Storage June 14:
Please take notice that the Board of Trustees of the Village of Fayetteville will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, June 14, 2021 on or about 6:00pm, to hear public comment on a proposed Local Law to amend Chapter 187 and add Section 187-7 G - Outdoor Storage of Certain Materials of the Village of Fayetteville Code. The hearing will be held in the Municipal Building, 425 E. Genesee Street in the 1st floor Board Room. At the above time and place all interested parties will be heard. Written comment on the proposal may be submitted prior to the public hearing at the Office of the Village Clerk, 425 East Genesee Street, Fayetteville, New York 13066.Copies of the proposed Local Law are available for inspection at Village Hall, Village of Fayetteville, 425 East Genesee Street, Fayetteville NY 13066
Main Street Grant Application:
The Village of Fayetteville has allocated $30,000 for a Main Street Facade improvement initiative for businesses located within the Village of Fayetteville. Grants are to be used to help the business owner defray the costs associated with improving the facade of their business. Business owners will be required to provide matching funds up to 50% of the total cost of the project. [For example: if the total project costs are $10,000, the grant award will be $5,000.]
Maximum Grant award is $6,000 dollars.
Grant will be paid on completion of project and submission of proof of purchase. Project must be completed by December 31st, 2021.
DEADLINE FOR PROJECT SUBMISSION IS JULY 1st, 2021.
Awards will be announced on JULY 15TH.
Complete FORM and return ...
Public Hearing June 14th on Cannabis Law:
Please take notice that the Board of Trustees of the Village of Fayetteville will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, June 14, 2021 on or about 6:00pm, to hear public comment on a proposed Local Law pursuant to Cannabis Law §131 opting out of licensing and establishing retail cannabis dispensaries and on-site cannabis consumption establishments within the Village of Fayetteville. The hearing will be held in the Municipal Building, 425 E. Genesee Street in the 1st floor Board Room. At the above time and place all interested parties will be heard. Written comment on the proposed Local Law may be submitted prior to the public hearing at the Office of the Village Clerk, 425 East Genesee Street, Fayetteville, New York 13066 or emailed to the Village Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org .Copies ...
Culvert Work begins in Carriage Hill:
The Village is pleased to report that, after revising plans and re-bidding the project for repairs needed to stabilize the bank of the culvert along Old Powder Mill Road in the Carriage Hill development, the project is finally moving forward. Reconstruction is beginning this week
**Please be aware the traffic pattern within the development will be altered during the reconstruction of the culvert.
This project is made possible due to a grant awarded to the village last summer. The CFA Grant was in the amount of $522,000 for reconstruction of Bishop’s Brook culvert project that would include bank stabilization and headwall repairs. But after the village acquired the necessary permits, the bids received were unfortunately $300,000 over the grant amount. ...
Proposal for 547 E Genesee Property:
There is a proposal before the Planning Board for a mixed use commercial redevelopment of the former O'Brien & Gere site at 547 East Genesee Street. Upon review of both EAF Part 1 and 2, the Planning board has issued a Positive Declaration for this proposed action as of February 1, 2021. The next step is for the applicant to submit a draft scope to be reviewed and finalized by the village planning board as lead agent.
As of June 7th there is no new information to report.
Below are documents that have been submitted:
Feb 2021 Scoping Notes and Scoping Outline provided by Jane Rice
Revised EAF Part I for 547 E Genesee Street (1/13/2021)
Revised Variance Application for 547 E Genesee Street (1/13/2021)
No Fishing in Beard Pond:
To protect the fountains and the fish stocked in the pond, there is No Fishing allowed at Beard Pond. Thank you for respecting this policy.
Coulter Park next for playground update:
Work has begun this week at Coulter Park to replace the playground equipment. For the safety of all, the playground area will be fenced off during construction. Any remaining equipment cannot be used while machines are going in and out.
Washington Park to get new playground equipment:
Installation of new playground equipment at the west end of Washington Park is almost complete but it is not ready for use yet. The concrete needs to set. It should be ready for use by next week.
The village DPW began removing the old playground at Washington Park to prepare the area for the new equipment!
The installation will take approximately two weeks to complete.
Pedestrian Crosswalk Signs at Genesee St & Academy St:
You may have noticed orange safety barrels on Genesee Street by the crosswalk to Academy Street. It's good news! NYS DOT will be installing pedestrian crosswalk signs and signals, similar to what was already installed down the road at the Shady Lane entrance to the Brookside development.
Village Planning Board Chair Awarded John Cross Award:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Barbara Samel, Executive Director
Jane Rice Awarded New York Planning Federation’s
John O. Cross Award for Planning Board Chair
Honoring Over Two Decades of Service on the Village of Fayetteville’s Planning Board
Each year, the New York Planning Federation (NYPF) celebrates outstanding achievements and excellence in the fields of planning, zoning and land use practice in New York State. Awards are normally presented at the NYPF Annual Conference. This year, the awards are being presented virtually. The John O. Cross ...
CNY Stormwater Newsletter:
CNY STORMWATER NEWSLETTER October 2020
The Village of Fayetteville is a long-standing member of the CNY Stormwater Coalition, a 30-member intermunicipal organization that is committed to water quality improvement and protection.
Click HERE to see that current MS4 REPORT for 2019-2020.
Information on COVID-19:
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Information, and frequently asked questions regarding COVID-19 can be found on the Onondaga County Health Department website, use the link below to access the site. In addition, the Onondaga County Health Department is posting regular COVID-19 updates on Facebook Live, use the link below to access the site.
From the Onondaga County Health Department website you can access links to the New York State Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) websites. Both of these websites contain important information about COVID-19 and the things you can do to be prepared in the event of community spread. The Town of Manlius Police Department encourages you to only use official sources for accurate ...
Highbridge & Route 5 Proposal (Waterside Commons):
The Board of Trustees reviewed a Planned Unit Development (PUD) proposal for a mixed-use development to include commercial space and residential units. At the March 22,2021 Board of Trustees meeting, EAF Part II was reviewed and a negative declaration was given. A public hearing was held at the April 12th meeting. At the same meeting, the Board of Trustees voted not to approve the request for a zone change.
Below are submissions received for a mixed use development at the corner of Highbridge St and Route 5:
Waterside Highbridge Commons Submittal (2/1/2021) includes revised EAF Part 1 and SP1-Site Plan Rev1.27.21
Site Plan dated 10.28.2020
East-South Elevations Highbridge Commons Oct.2020
West-North Elevations ...