Author: Robert Seem

Town of Tyre Planning Board Meetings and Public Hearings Will Be Remote Access Beginning September 28, 2021 – CLICK HERE For Details

Notice is hereby given that due to resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with New York Executive Orders, the Town of Tyre Planning Board monthly meetings (on the 4th Tuesday of each month) and any required Public Hearings by the Tyre Planning Board will continue to be held remotely until further notice. 

Meetings will begin at 6:30 PM and live video can be accessed via the internet at: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/977278733, or for telephone access please dial 571-317-3116.  For those without nationwide dialing, toll-free access is available at 866-899-4679.  Video recordings and transcripts of the meeting will be available at the Tyre website (www.tyreny.com) within two days after the meeting.

If needed, the meeting ID is 977 278 733.  Connection information is also available on the Tyre website (www.tyreny.com).

Instructions on how to participate during public comment and/or public hearings (either via the video participation or via phone) will be provided during the meeting.  New video users will need to download an app upon the initial connection (URL above) and can learn more at https://support.goto.com/meeting/new-gotomeeting-guide.  Questions regarding this notice can be addressed at the Tyre Zoning Enforcement office at 315-835-0163.

Robert C. Seem, Chairman, Tyre Planning Board

PUBLIC NOTICE: Tyre Planning Board Meetings and Public Hearings Going Remote Starting January 26, 2021

Notice is hereby given that due to COVID-19 infection risk the Town of Tyre (Seneca County) Planning Board monthly meeting (4th Tuesday of the month) and any required Public Hearings by the Tyre Planning Board will be held remotely until further notice.  Meetings will begin at 6:30 PM and can be accessed via internet at https://cornell.zoom.us/j/99052320180?pwd=TDcrSlE3c3hLYmJWWVAveXF2TThOQT09 or for telephone access please dial 646-518-9805 (toll charges may apply).  If needed, the meeting ID is 990 5232 0180 and the Passcode is 968050.  Once connected, participants will be held in a “waiting room” until admitted by the planning board chairman. 

Questions regarding this notice can be addressed at the Tyre Municipal office at 315-835-0206.

Robert C. Seem, Chairman

Planning Board Meeting April 29 – Public Must Call In

Notice is hereby given that the April 2020 meeting of the Town of Tyre (Seneca County) Planning Board will be held at the Tyre Municipal Building on April 28, 2020 at 6:30 PM.  There will be no public access to the Municipal Building, but audio access will be provided by telephone.  Access can be achieved by dialing 1-408-418-9388 (this may involve a toll charge) and use the access code 715 536 823.  The agenda of the meeting is listed below.  A transcript of the meeting will be provided on the Town of Tyre website within two weeks of the meeting date.  Questions regarding this notice can be addressed at the Tyre Municipal office by telephone only at 315-835-0206.
       Robert C. Seem, Chairman

                    Agenda
Open Town of Tyre Planning Board monthly meeting
Attendance recording
Comments by the Chairman – Mr. Seem
Approval of minutes of prior meetings: February 25, 2020 (No meeting in March)
Report of the Zoning Enforcement Officer – Mr. Reynolds
Old Business
     Presentation and discussion of revised application for the subdivision and site
     plan for the Loves Travel Center proposed adjacent to NYS Thruway Exit 41. 
     Determination to be made whether the application is complete and the town
     can start the application and SEQR review
New Business
Correspondence
Planning/Training/Website – Mr. Kesel/Seem
Motion to adjourn monthly Planning Board meeting

Notice of Planning Board Public Hearing 5/26/2020

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Tyre Planning Board will convene a Public Hearing May 26, 2020 at 6:30 PM at the Tyre Town Municipal Building located at 1082 Gravel Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 to review an application for an Amended Site Plan Review submitted by Martin’s Honey Farm and Meadery, LLC (Applicant) located at 2981 State Routes 5&20, Seneca Falls, NY 13148 (Tax Map # 17-1-06.11).  The public will only be able to access the meeting remotely by video or telephone.  Please consult the Town of Tyre website (www.tyreny.com) or call the town office (315-835-0206) for details.  On March 24, 2020 the Planning Board approved an application for a 1920 sq. ft. addition to expand distillery operations.  The Applicant amended the approved plan to move the new building 14 feet to the east.  Under Town of Tyre Local Law #2 of 2015, Site Plan Review, an amended site plan review application must be presented in a public hearing.  Under State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) 6 NYCRR Part 617, the project has been determined to be Type II and thus does not require environmental review.  Application detail can be viewed during normal business hours at the Tyre Town Municipal Building.
Robert Seem, Chairman, Town of Tyre Planning Board

Planning Board Alternate Member Vacancy

The Tyre Planning Board seeks an interested citizen of the Town of Tyre and is of voting age who wishes to serve as an alternative member of the Planning Board.  This is a new position in which the Alternate Member will vote on actions by the Board when a regular member of the Planning Board is absent.  The Alternate Member is expected to attend all meetings of the Planning Board (usually monthly on the 4th Tuesday) and remain up to date on agenda items.  As with regular members, the Alternate Member is required to complete four (4) hours of training annually.  This is a paid position with annual compensation of $1,300.  Citizens interested in issues dealing with the future development of the Town of Tyre and wishing to serve this community are encouraged to seek additional information and make their interest known by contacting Ms Karen Birch, Administrative Assistant in the Town of Tyre, at 315 835-0206 or adminassistant@tyreny.com.

Band Hall Committee Seeks More Members

The Tyre Band Hall Committee seeks more members to help in the final outfitting of the Band Hall, located at 616 Lamb Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, as a community center and event facility for citizen of Tyre.  The final stages of redevelopment of the Band Hall are being completed, but use activities (e.g. euchre games, community parties, scheduled use by individuals or families) guidelines, rules and acceptable uses need to be developed.  The committee also monitors the building use.  The committee meets on an as needed basis.  Any Tyre citizen interested in joining the committee or seeking more information should contact Ms Karen Birch, Administrative Assistant in the Town of Tyre, at 315 835-0206 or adminassistant@tyreny.com.