Clifton Park town officials will hold public events on March 6 and March 8 to discuss the new zoning codes being proposed for the Exit 9 commercial core of Clifton Park.
A public workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6 at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library at 475 Moe Road. The introductory presentation will describe the town center planning efforts and provide an overview of form-based zoning codes.
A public open house to view the preliminary form-based codes being created by the planning team will also be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, March 8 at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library.
In addition to the scheduled public workshops, the planning team will also meet with Major landowners within the project area. The public feedback gathered during these events will help to shape the future zoning and eventual appearance of this important area of town. The new zoning code project has been sponsored and funded by both the Capital District Transportation Committee (CDTC) and the Town of Clifton Park, and is intended to implement the recommendations of the April 2012 "Town Center Plan." This plan is available on the town's website, www.cliftonpark.org, and in the Town Clerk's Office at Town Hall.
Planning staff from the town of Clifton Park, in cooperation with consulting forms Behan Planning and Design of Saratoga Springs, and Dove, Kohl & Partners of Coral Gables, Fla. Will be hosting the events with the CDTC.
The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library is classified as a Special District Public Library and is located in Southern Saratoga County in upstate NY. The Library is a member of the Southern Adirondack Library System (SALS) which serves Hamilton, Saratoga, Warren, and Washington Counties. SALS shares a computerized catalog system with the Mohawk Valley Library System.