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WELCOME TO THE ZONING UPDATE PAGE

See the current Draft Zoning Law (10/22/2019) to update the Town's current zoning law. 
See the DRAFT Zoning Map (October 2019).

Summaries of proposed changes:

Agricultural/ Rural Zone
Residential Zone 
Subdivision Regulations
Office, Technology & Mixed Use Zone (OTMU)
Design Standards
Jacksonville

 

There will be three open houses to review the draft zoning on
October 28, 2019 from 9-11am
October 29, 2019 from 12-2pm
October 30, 2019 from 4-6pm

at Town Hall, 10 Elm Street, Trumansburg

There will be a public hearing on the proposed zoning update on
Monday, November 18th, 2019 at 7pm
at the Trumansburg Fire Hall, 74 West Main Street, Trumansburg
 

View the current zoning laws in effect using this link: Town of Ulysses Zoning law 

Questions about the draft zoning can be directed to John Zepko, Town Planner, at zepko@ulysses.ny.us or (607)387-5767 extension 222.

Comments on the draft zoning can be submitted to Carissa Parlato, Town Clerk, at clerk@ulysses.ny.us or by writing to 10 Elm Street, Trumansburg, NY 14886.
 

PREVIOUS ZONING DRAFTS:
Past version of the Draft Zoning Law (4/30/2019) 


Past versoin of the DRAFT Zoning Map (April 2019).

Past version of the DRAFT zoning map (February 2019).

Past version of zoning summaries (2/6/19) here.

Past version of zoning documents (10/22/18) here.

From 11/30/2017 public information meeting here


PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETINGS:

On February 8, 2019 from 12 noon-2pm and February 13, 2019 from 7-9pm, the Town hosted open houses for public to review the draft zoning and speak with Town Board members as well as the Town Planner. 

On August 30, 2018 -  Consultants Randall and West presented the current drafts of the proposed zoning at the Trumansburg Fire Hall from 7:00 to 9:30pm. A copy of the presentation is available here. Members of the audience submitted written questions which were then answered by the consultants. Comments on the draft zoning may be submitted until September 30 to the Town Clerk. Please see this page for more informaton: http://www.ulysses.ny.us/pdf/zoning-comments-due-9-30-2018.pdf​ .  

On November 30, 2017- All sections of the proposed zoning to date were presented to the public at the Trumansburg Elementary School from 6:30 to 9:00. A general overview was given and then attendees attended more focused breakout sessions. Comments on the draft zoning will be taken at the meeting or may be submitted until January 11  January 25 to Darby Kiley.
Once  all comments are reviewed, the Zoning Update Steering Committee will consider potential changes before forwarding the documents to the Town Board for their review. There will be additional time for the public to comment once the Town Board is discussing the changes, followed by an official public hearing sometime in 2018. 

On October 24, 2017, Consultants, Randall and West presented the proposed zoning for the Agricultural/Rural zoning district to the Town Board at their board meeting. 

On March 23, 2017, the Agriculture Committee held a public information meeting focused on the draft agricultural zoning. Randall + West presented on the zoning update process and changes proposed. The presentation from that meeting is available here.


On April 14, 2016, the Town held a public information meeting focused on agricultural zoning options and the zoning update process. The presentation from that meeting is available here.

On February 27, 2016, the Town held a public information meeting on the zoning update process. The presentation from that meeting is available here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8SuaKlQVO25ZlpvMXIxVU8yaGs/view?usp=sharing 


ZONING UPDATE STEERING COMMITTEE Members:
Name  
Elizabeth Thomas Chair
Sue Ritter  
Michael Boggs  
Rod Hawkes  
Rebecca Schneider - Planning Board Rep John Wertis - Planning Board Alternate
Robert Howarth - Board of Zoning Appeals Rep. Stephen Morreale - BZA Alternate
John Gates - Ag Committee Rep.  Greg Reynolds - Ag Committee Alternate
Roxanne Marino - Conservation Advisory Committee Rep.   
Diane Hillmann - Jacksonville Community Assoc. Rep Stephanie Heslop - JCA Alternate

 
Contact: Committee Chair Elizabeth Thomas at supervisor@ulysses.ny.us


ZONING UPDATE STEERING COMMITTEE Agendas & Minutes:

AGENDAS: MINUTES:
07-12-2018 07-12-2018
06-28-2018 06-28-2018
06-07-2018 06-07-2018
05-24-2018 05-24-2018
05-03-2018 05-03-2018
04-05-2018 4-5-2018
3-22-2018 3-22-2018
3-1-2018 3-1-2018
2-22-2018 2-22-2018
2-8-2018 2-8-2018
1-18-2018 1-18-2018
1-4-2018 1-4-2018
12-7-2017 12-7-2017
11-30-2017 PUBLIC MEETING 11-30-2017 PUBLIC MEETING
11-16-2017 11-16-2017
11-9-2017 11-9-2017
10-19-2017 10-19-2017
10-5-2017 10-5-2017
9-21-2017 9-21-2017
9-18-2017 9-18-2017
8-21-2017 8-21-2017
7-24-2017 7-24-2017
7-6-2017 7-6-2017
6-22-2017 6-22-2017
6-1-2017 6-1-2017
5-25-2017 5-25-2017
5-4-2017 5-4-2017
4-17-2017 4-17-2017
4-6-2017 4-6-2017
03-02-2017 3-2-2017
02-02-2017 02-02-2017
1-23-2017 (cancelled)  
1-5-2017 1-5-2017
12-19-2016 12-19-2016
12-1-2016 12-1-2016
11-14-2016 11-14-2016
11-3-2016 11-3-2016
10-26-2016 10-26-16
10-6-2016 10-6-2016
9-26-2016 9-26-2016
9-8-2016 9-8-2016
8-15-2016 8-15-2016
8-4-2016 8-4-2016
7-25-2016 7-25-2016
7-7-2016 7-7-2016
6-6-2016 Jacksonville Focus Group 6-6-2016
6-2-2016 6-2-2016
5-5-2016 5-5-2016
4-14-2016 4-14-2016
4-7-2016 4-7-2016
3-3-2016    3-3-2016
2-27-2016 2-27-2016 minutes
2-27-2016 consultant's report
2-4-2016 2-4-2016
1-7-2016 1-7-2016
12-10-2015 12-10-2015
11-2-2015   11-2-2015
 

PROJECT DELIVERABLES:

PRESENTATION FROM 8/30/18 PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING 


PUBLIC OUTREACH STRATEGY     

EXISTING REGULATIONS AND PLANS SUMMARY 
 

KICK-OFF MEETING SUMMARY FROM 2/27/16