April 2009 CPC Update
Village of Hastings on Hudson
Comprehensive Plan Committee

Comprehensive Plan Committee Broadcast Schedule for WHoH-TV Channel 75
Saturdays and Sundays at 10 AM and 8 PM http://Whoh-tv.org 

1. Town Hall Meeting

  • Your views on the future of the Village are important!
Saturday May 2nd
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
At the Community Center
  
  • The topics to be discussed will be the Downtown and Potential Developable Sites in the Village.
  • We hope that you can join us that morning. The village is holding the annual cleanup weekend then as well.
2. Committee and Consultant Preparation for Town Hall Meeting
  • In preparation for the Town Hall Meeting, the Committee and Consultant have been reviewing previous studies and documents.
  • Please find a link to the consultant's instructions to the committee and the committee's reports here.    
  • Also included is a report from all the volunteer boards and committees on their mission and goals.
3. Community Meeting March 16, 2009

  • On March 16, 2009, the committee and their consultant held a community meeting for the comprehensive plan.
  • Fifty or so residents attended and discussed the ideas from the previous visioning sessions and meetings by the comprehensive plan committee.
  • Please see the results below.
  • The committee thanks those who gave their time to meet. The committee will use the information gathered to begin the process of setting priorities for the comprehensive plan.
  • The general topic areas were:
  • Economic Development and the Downtown
  • Neighborhoods and Quality of Life
  • Sustainability /Transportation /Infrastructure
  • Community services and Parks and Recreation
  • The Waterfront
  • The groups were asked to prioritize the list of ideas as they wished them to be addressed in the comprehensive plan.
  • The link for the booklet is here.
  • The consultants produced a report on the findings.
  • The report is organized as follows:
  • A brief summary of the process
  • Summary of the Discussion by Topic
  • Results from Report Back - A member from each group reported on the main findings from their respective group.
  • Results from each groups' review of the ideas.
  • The link for their report is here.