Notice – Planning Board Meeting 10/8/2020 7PM


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that pursuant to Town Law, the Planning Board of the Town of Rochester, will hold a public hearing for the following matters at its meeting on October 8th, 2020 commencing at 7:00PM via videoconference and teleconference, consistent with NYS Governor’s Executive Order 202.1 addressing the COVID-19 virus.
PB 2020-06 SUP
The Sleeping Giant Ice Cream Company/Robert Christian (Owner)
Special Use Permit/Site Plan Approval
Proposes a change of use. The existing parcel is used for a retail flower shop with greenhouses. The proposed use is a seasonal (spring through fall) neighborhood ice cream shop with window exterior service and outdoor seating. No new construction is proposed. The parcel is located on Sunset Drive, Kerhonkson, NY, S/B/L 76.10-1-35.100 (+/- .572 acres). The parcel is in the H (Hamlet) zoning district, may be within 500 feet of a historic register house, fronts Rte. 209, a NYS scenic byway.

Persons wishing to appear at such public hearings may do so in two ways
1. via phone by calling +1 929 205 6099, Meeting ID: 884 7092 9746, Password: 494355 at 7:00 pm on September 14, 2020 where further instruction will be given
2. via email to until 4pm on the day of the meeting

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE, Due to public health concerns, in-person attendance will not be permitted, however the public will be fully able to observe the meetings via computer, smartphone, tablet, or other electronic device. The public may view the meeting proceedings via YouTube: or listen via phone by calling +1 929 205 6099, Meeting ID: 884 7092 9746, Password: 494355

The video and teleconference will be recorded, and a transcript of the meeting will be made of the meeting. Planning Board meeting agendas will be available online in advance of the meeting at