TOWN OF COPAKE NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR PROPOSED LOCAL LAW ENTITLED “REVISIONS TO THE COPAKE TOWN CODE AS IT PERTAINS TO SOLAR ENERGY FACILITIES”

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Town Board of the Town of Copake shall hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, September 10, 2020 for the purpose of taking public comment on a proposed local law entitled “Revisions to the Copake Town Code as it Pertains to Solar Energy Facilities.” The proposed law amends the Town of Copake’s zoning code to further align solar energy zoning provisions with the goals and objectives set forth in the 2011 Town of Copake Comprehensive Plan and 2014 Town of Copake Farmland Protection Plan. Revisions to the Town Zoning Code contained in the proposed law include both substantive and procedural matters, and may be applicable throughout the entirety of the Town of Copake.

Said Public Hearing shall be held on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm via Zoom video-conference. The information to access the Zoom video-conference will be posted on the Town of Copake website: (www.townofcopake.org).

Copies of the proposed law, “Revisions to the Copake Town Code as it Pertains to Solar Energy Facilities” are available in the Town Clerk’s Office, 230 Mountain View Road, Copake, NY, 12516 and on the Town’s website.

The Hearing will be followed by the regular Town Board Meeting at 7:00 pm or as soon thereafter as the Public Hearing is concluded.

Lynn Connolly

Copake Town Clerk