Notice of Public Hearing – Planning Board


Public Hearing – May 18th, 2023

The Planning Board of the Town of Philipstown, New York will hold a public hearing regarding the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (“DEIS”) of the below described project on Thursday, May 18th, 2023 at their regular monthly meeting starting at 7:30 p.m. at the Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main St. Cold Spring, NY 10516 to consider the following application:

Garrison Golf Club PDD/Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, 2015 Route 9 Garrison, NY 10524 TM# 60.-1-59.2 & 59.3

Garrison Properties, LLC and HVSF (the “Applicant”) are requesting amendments to the Town of Philipstown’s Garrison Golf Club Planned Development District (GGCPDD – established 2005) and Rural Conservation District (RC) (the “Proposed Action”) to allow the relocation of HVSF from the Boscobel House and Gardens (also in Philipstown) to the Garrison Golf Club (2015 Route 9, Garrison). In addition to approval of the proposed amendments to the GGCPDD and RC districts from the Philipstown Town Board, the Proposed Action also requires site plan, subdivision, and special use permit approval from the Philipstown Planning Board, and freshwater wetland permit approval from the Philipstown Conservation Board.

The Applicant prepared a DEIS dated April 10, 2023 and the Town of Philipstown Planning Board adopted a Final Scope for the DEIS on November 17, 2022 pursuant to 6 NYCRR §617(8)(a) and (b) of the SEQRA Regulations. The accepted DEIS and other application materials on the project are available in hard copy format at the Office of the Planning Board at the Building Department, 2 Cedar Street, Cold Spring, NY. Prior contact with Cheryl Rockett is required to arrange access to the documents, at (845) 265-5202. The DEIS materials may also be viewed in electronic format on the Town of Philipstown’s website at the following link:

At said hearing all persons will have the right to be heard.

Dated at Philipstown, New York, this 20th day of April, 2023

Neal Zuckerman, Chair