Planning Board Meeting

Planning Board 

To Be Held on the 2nd Floor Common Council Chambers

97 Mohawk Street, Cohoes, NY


Monday, October 2nd, 2023 at 6:30 pm

1.    Call to Order

a.    Roll Call 

2.    Regular Business 

a.    Consideration of the September 11th, 2023 Meeting Minutes

b.    105 Hudson Avenue – Applicant/Presenter: Lisa Shepard –  The applicant is seeking a Special Use Permit for the purpose of converting a single family home to a two family home in the R-2 Residential Zoning district, where two family dwellings a deemed a specially permitted use.

c.    35 Niver Street – Applicant/Presenter: Verity Engineering – The applicant is seeking Site Plan Review for the purpose of creating a curb cut off Route 787 which leads to a business in the MU-2 Mixed Use Zoning District. 

d.    DISCUSSION ITEM: 50 Delaware Avenue - Applicant/Presenter: Bohler Engineering – The applicant is seeking to introduce their proposal for a currently vacant lot in the MU-2 Mixed Use Zoning District. The sketch plan includes a concept drawing for a four-story building with a first floor commercial space, and one to two bedroom dwelling units on the second, third, and fourth floors.  

3.    Adjournment 

This meeting will be held on the 2nd floor Common Council Chambers of City Hall, 97 Mohawk Street. You can send comments ahead of the meeting via email to tdrauschak@ci.cohoes.ny.us or in writing directly to Planning Department, 97 Mohawk St. Cohoes, NY 12047, Attn.; Tess Drauschak. Comments should be received no later than Monday, October 2nd, 2023 at 3 pm. Feel free to contact the Planning Office at (518) 233-2130 or email jseman-graves@ci.cohoes.ny.us  

You can learn more about the proposed projects in this meeting by visiting the Agenda Center on the City’s website.