Case No. TB 19-21/PB 19-19 Columbia Wegman Hartsdale Assisted Living, 202 West Hartsdale Avenue, (P.O. Hartsdale, N.Y.) – Site Plan (Town Board approval), Special Permit (Town Board approval), Planning Board Steep Slope Permit, and Tree Removal Permit (Town Forestry Officer approval)
A continuation of a work session (December 4, 2019, January 15, 2020, and February 19, 2020) to discuss a site plan (Town Board approval – referral to Planning Board), Town Board special permit (Assisted Living Facility – Town Board approval – referral to Planning Board), and Planning Board steep slope permit application involving the proposed demolition of the former Maplewood Swim Club and the redevelopment of the site into a 119 unit, 134 bed assisted living facility, consisting of approximately 106,000 sq. ft., with 70 off-street parking spaces (65 paved and 5 grasscrete), and related improvements. The applicant submitted an alternate driveway circulation layout that: 1) maintains the primary access; 2) maintains the secondary emergency only access; 3) provides a parking area in the front of the building towards West Hartsdale Avenue; and 4) provides 3/4 circulation around the building. The project requires an area variance from the Zoning Board of Appeals. The project involves approximately 44,392 sq. ft. of disturbance to 15-25% slopes (STEEP SLOPES), 19,225 sq. ft. of disturbance to 25-35% slopes (VERY STEEP SLOPES), and 48,177 sq. ft. of disturbance to 35%+ slopes (EXCESSIVELY STEEP SLOPES). The applicant proposes the removal of 279 regulated trees from the property, requiring a tree removal permit from the Town Forestry Officer. The applicant has prepared a landscaping plan which calls for the planting of 146 new trees, as replacement. The property consists of approximately 386,377.20 sq. ft. (8.87 acres) and is situated on the south side of West Hartsdale Avenue, at the intersection of Maplewood Road. The property is situated in an R-20 One-Family Residence District, and is designated on the tax map of the Town of Greenburgh as Parcel ID: 8.200-150-7.
At the request of the applicant, this matter will not be discussed.