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* Town of Monroe holds building moratorium to review Comprehensive Plan meanwhile conducting hardship variance hearings for developers requesting exemption.

* Town of Monroe holds public open house to review Comprehensive Plan on Sept 28, 2016.

* The Village of Kiryas Joel submits petition to County to establish the "Town of North Monroe" which would include the VofKJ as well as additional land some of which was included in annexation petitions.

* Residents and area Towns speak up and challenge the Village of Kiryas Joel's petition to annex 507 acres and 164 from the Town of Monroe.

Visit Orange County Website for related documents http://www.orangecountygov.com/content/124/1362/16386/16492.aspx

 

 

- Past news that got our attention and response -

* Residents speak up about Town Board agreeing to demolish old barn before considering historic value to community:

http://thephoto-news.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20120820/NEWS01/120829998/Monroe-to-demolish-last-stone-barn-

* Standing room only crowd concerned about allowing developer to build a private residence on Round Lake island that would obstruct public recreation

http://www.thephoto-news.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100318/NEWS/303189924/0/SEARCH

 


Town of Monroe Updates Comprehensive Plan
in 2008 (another update in 2017 being drafted):

http://www.monroeny.org/index.php/gov/document-center

 




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