TOWN OF BROWNVILLE AUGUST 2, 2021 5:00 PM
PLANNING BOARD TOWN OFFICE, LIMERICK, NY
PRESENT: Ron McGregor, Mark Kellar, Norm Peckham, Mike Parks, Charles Petrus,
Tom Charlton, Atty. Joseph Russell and June McCartin
ABSENT: Tim Cerow
MINUTES: July minutes were accepted with motion from Norm Peckham
and a second from Tom Charlton. Agreed.
PUBLIC HEARING: Forefront Power – Game Farm Rd. – Solar Array – 5:00 PM
The Clerk read the legal notice to open the hearing at 5:04 PM. The Clerk
read a letter from Marilyn Robbins Regan, a neighbor to the project with
her interests in the project. This letter is attached to these minutes.
Approximately six residents were in attendance with questions about the
project. Most questions were concerns for trees, brush and growth to block
the view of the solar panels. No trees, brush or green growth will be cut for
this project. Replanting will take place if current trees, brush or green
growth should die off. The Butts Road will not be used as access to the
property. Hearing closed at 5:55 PM with motion from Mark Kellar and a
second from Thomas Charlton. Agreed.
CORRES: Nothing further
BUSINESS: 1. Mark Kellar motioned to accept the Forefront Power application as
presented and Charles Petrus seconded the motion, Norm Peckham
abstained. All agreed. The Board did not require a 150 foot buffer from
the property line of Marilyn Regan, as she had requested.
REPORTS: 1. Ron’s activity report for the month reviewed.
DISCUSSION: 1. None
Charles Petrus motioned adjournment at 6:01 PM and Mike Parks
seconded the motion. Agreed.
Next meeting scheduled for Sept. 13, 2021 at 5:00 PM.