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Village of Ridgewood Special Public Meeting on Multi-Family Housing

Special Public Meeting – Multi-Family Housing

Ridgewood NJ, There will be a Village Council Special Public Meeting held on Friday, January 8, 2016 @ 5PM in the Court Room at Village Hall. Various Consultants will be presenting proposals for the 4 Multi-Family Housing Studies covering; fiscal impact, traffic, education & municipal infrastructure.

Planning Board and Historic Preservation […]

By |December 28th, 2015|Urbanization|9 Comments

Village of Ridgewood Council Reaffirms its Agreement to 4 comprehensive, independent impact studies on the high density housing

file photo by Boyd Loving
December 10,2015

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Last night was a huge success for residents in that village , the Village council committed to doing the four studies on the high density issue. Without the pressure from residents, this would not have happened. The meeting went late and there were […]

By |December 10th, 2015|Urbanization|9 Comments

Ridgewood continues process to update master plan

DECEMBER 7, 2015    LAST UPDATED: MONDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2015, 11:11 AM
BY MATTHEW SCHNEIDER
STAFF WRITER |
THE RIDGEWOOD NEWS

Planning Board members continued their review of the village master plan at last Tuesday night’s meeting, focusing much of the discussion on the housing element of the plan.

As part of his presentation, Village Planner Blais Brancheau explained the […]

By |December 8th, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Public Hearing on Ridgewood’s High Density Housing will continue during the Village Council meeting WEDNESDAY evening..

THIS Wednesday, December 9th at 8:00 pm at Village Hall

PLEASE try to attend the meeting.  The Mayor and Council will be discussing TWO very important issues that could change the character of our village forever:  Multi-Family Housing and the Hudson Street Parking Garage.   It is crucial that as many residents as possible attend the […]

By |December 8th, 2015|village of ridgewood|5 Comments

Village Council Meeting December 9th at 8pm

VILLAGE OF RIDGEWOOD  VILLAGE COUNCIL

REGULAR PUBLIC MEETING

 DECEMBER 9, 20 8:00 P.M.

 

Call to Order – Mayor

 

Statement of Compliance with the Open PublicMeetings Act

 

Roll Call – Village Clerk

 

Flag Salute and Moment of Silence

 

Acceptance of Financial Reports

 

Approval of Minutes

 

Proclamations

 

Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over – 2015 Year End Holiday Statewide Crackdown

 

Presentation – Update – Lead in Drinking Water […]

By |December 5th, 2015|village of ridgewood|4 Comments

Ridgewood seeks public input on downtown parking-deck options

NOVEMBER 30, 2015, 5:47 PM    LAST UPDATED: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2015, 5:47 PM
BY STEVE JANOSKI
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD
RIDGEWOOD — Local officials will ask for public comment Wednesday night regarding the size and scope of the proposed Hudson Street parking garage, the construction of which is expected to ease longstanding parking concerns in the village’s crowded downtown.

Mayor […]

By |December 2nd, 2015|Urbanization|3 Comments

Ridgewood Planning Board meeting tonight at 7:55

December 1,2015
Ridgewood the staff of the Ridgewood blog

NJ, Planning Board Meeting  tonight 7:55 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. – Continued discussion of the reexamination of the Master Plan and development regulations – Residential Land Use.

Our Master Plan has not had a thorough re-examination in 30 years. According to our Village Planner, Blais Brancheau, 90% of the […]

By |December 1st, 2015|village of ridgewood|0 Comments

Residents Question Use of Electronic Signs in High Traffic Areas

November 29,2015
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Residents are really hoping that the village officials did not put in an electronic sign right by a dangerous intersection. The consciousness seems to be that they are more of a distraction .  It seems that people have trouble making the turn with the new bike lane […]

By |November 29th, 2015|village of ridgewood|13 Comments

Ridgewood officials delay vote on allowing denser housing downtown

file photo by Boyd Loving

NOVEMBER 25, 2015, 3:28 PM    LAST UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2015, 8:58 PM
BY STEVE JANOSKI
STAFF WRITER |
THE RECORD

RIDGEWOOD — Votes by village officials on zoning changes that would clear the path for high-density, multifamily housing downtown will likely be delayed until January while officials gather more information about the controversy-raising […]

By |November 27th, 2015|village of ridgewood|13 Comments

Parking Garage : What does “we have confirmed the economics . . . ” (from PDF attachment) truly mean?

 
November 23,2015

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, in the PDF on the Village website called “Hudson Street Parking Deck – Message from the Village Manager” . The Village manager makes the bold pronouncement that the “We have already confirmed the economics by commissioning an independent consulting firm whose work was studied and endorsed by […]

By |November 23rd, 2015|village of ridgewood|2 Comments