Parking garage may now cost up to $15 million

June 24,2015
Boyd A. Loving

Ridgewood NJ, Despite the contention by Ridgewood Deputy Mayor Albert Pucciarelli that nobody on the dais knows exactly how much the new parking garage will cost (“. . . no price has been set. . . “) the number $15 million was put into play during Wednesday evening’s Village Council Work Session. […]

By |June 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|20 Comments

Planning Board decision on housing draws mixed reaction in Ridgewood

JUNE 12, 2015    LAST UPDATED: FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2015, 12:31 AM
BY MARK KRULISH
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Last week, the Ridgewood Planning Board ended a five-year process of work session meetings, testimony from experts, board deliberation and public comment hearings with the approval of a master plan amendment that will allow for higher density and […]

By |June 12th, 2015|Urbanization|9 Comments

Ridgewood Land Use Plan Element of the Master Plan – Vote Results

PLANNING BOARD PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE/AGENDA

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Village Hall Court Room– 7:30 P.M.

(all timeframes and the order of agenda items below are approximate and subject to change)

7:30 p.m. – Call to Order, Statement of Compliance, Flag Salute, Roll Call – In accordance with the provisions of Section 10:4-8d of the Open Public Meetings Act, the […]

By |June 9th, 2015|Ridgewood Real estate|0 Comments

Planning Board retroactively approves Ridgewood church’s improvements

file photo by Boyd Loving

MAY 26, 2015    LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, MAY 26, 2015, 9:56 AM
BY MARK KRULISH
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

The Ridgewood Planning Board approved the site plan application of the World Mission Society Church of God on Godwin Avenue on May 19.

The plans were approved by an 8-1 vote, with Mayor Paul Aronsohn […]

By |May 27th, 2015|village of ridgewood|6 Comments

Ridgewood church presents revised site plan to Planning Board

APRIL 29, 2015    LAST UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2015, 10:15 AM
BY MARK KRULISH
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Representatives from the World Mission Society Church of God returned to the Planning Board on April 21 with a revised site plan for work that has already been completed, as well as proposed seepage pits.

Attorney Marc Leibman and […]

By |April 30th, 2015|Urbanization|3 Comments

Planning Board begins reexamination of Ridgewood master plan

April 13, 2015    Last updated: Monday, April 13, 2015, 9:24 AM

By Darius Amos
Staff Writer |
The Ridgewood News

Already mired with the downtown multifamily housing public hearings, the Ridgewood Planning Board has taken on the state-mandated task of reexamining its master plan.

For the next several months, board members will be expected to review the municipality’s current […]

By |April 14th, 2015|Urbanization|2 Comments

Ridgewood residents argue against allowing proposed dense development downtown

Ridgewood residents argue against allowing proposed dense development downtown

FEBRUARY 3, 2015, 10:24 PM    LAST UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2015, 10:24 PM
BY CHRIS HARRIS
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD
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RIDGEWOOD — A proposed master plan amendment permitting high-density multifamily housing projects downtown needs a reduction in allowed density before it can be adopted, village residents contended in testimony […]

By |February 4th, 2015|Urbanization|0 Comments

Ridgewood church postpones site plan hearing

Ridgewood church postpones site plan hearing

JANUARY 22, 2015    LAST UPDATED: THURSDAY, JANUARY 22, 2015, 2:42 PM
BY LAURA HERZOG
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

A site-plan application from World Mission Society Church of God will be dismissed by the Planning Board if the Godwin Avenue congregation misses a March 3 meeting.

The group, a South Korea-based religious organization […]

By |January 23rd, 2015|cult, World Mission Society Church of God|13 Comments

Village of Ridgewood : Planning Board Proposed Change to Master Plan

Planning Board Proposed Change to Master Plan – Exhibits

Exhibits for the Planning Board/s proposed Master Plan Amendment to permit high density multi family housing around the CBD.

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By |January 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reader says The Village Council and the Planning Board need to step up and make decisions that are in the best interest of a vibrant and healthy village.

file photo Boyd Loving

Reader says The Village Council and the Planning Board need to step up and make decisions that are in the best interest of a vibrant and healthy village.
The Citizens For a Better Ridgewood (CBR) website states that the group:

-Favors economic growth for our downtown
-Favors new housing that is appropriate in scale
-Favors new […]

By |January 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|5 Comments