Planning & Zoning Clerk

EvaDawn Bashaw
9 Day Street
Fredonia, NY 14063
Phone:716-672-6888 x7

The Planning and Zoning Clerk does not have set, scheduled hours. Please call the number above and leave a voice message and your call will be returned.

Pomfret Planning Board

James Joy-Chairman
Rob Smith
Heather Lesch
Janet Szymanski
Travis Eckstrom

-The Town Planning Board shall have the following duties with respect to the Town of Pomfret Zoning Law:
   A:  Recommendations
       1.  Optional Recommendations - The Town Planning
            Board shall submit reports within thirty (30) days
            after referral on any "optional" matter referred
            to  it, with respect to the Town of Pomfret Zoning
       2.  Mandatory Recommendations - The Town Planning
            Board shall submit recommendations to the
            appropriate Board on all applications for:
               a.  all Special Use Permits under the jurisdiction
                    of the Municipal Board;
               b.  any Special Use Permits which the Zoning
                    Board of Appeals chooses to refer to the
                    Planning Board; and
               c.  Zoning Amendments
  B.  Review of the Zoning Law - To review the Zoning
       Laws at least every five (5) years and make
       written recommendations for amendments,
       should they be necessary.

2022 Planning Board Meetings

Town of Pomfret Planning Board 2022 meetings are scheduled for the first Monday of each month at 6:30 pm except where indicated:

June 6th
July 11th (due to 4th of July)
August 1st
September 12th (due to Labor Day)
October 3rd
November 7th
December 5th

Planning Hearing Resolutions

January 3, 2022
WHEREAS, Susan Abram and Alan Kowlowtiz, owner of property located at 4558 Berry Rd, Fredonia, NY (SBL: 112.00-3-11), did present for approval pursuant to Local Law of the Town of Pomfret an application for a minor subdivision in said Town, and

WHEREAS, the Planning Board of the Town of Pomfret finds that the application for a minor subdivision is complete and that it includes a survey made by, Woodbury Pietro Surveying, 12 E. 5th St. Dunkirk, NY licensed land surveyor in the State of New York showing the proposed subdivision of the lot, and

WHEREAS, the Planning Board of the Town of Pomfret did review said application at a regularly scheduled public meeting of said Board and determined that the subdivision of the 37 acre parcel into two lots; one consisting of 3.56 acres with a dwelling on it, the other consisting of the remaining 33.93 vacant acres was conforming and therefore possible.

NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved that the request for minor subdivision of the 37 acre parcel of land owned by Susan Abram & Alan Kowlowitz and located at 4558 Berry Rd, Fredonia, New York with an original SBL of 112.00-3-11, in the Town of Pomfret, County of Chautauqua, into two parcels consisting of 3.56 acres, and the remaining 33.93 acres be and the same is hereby approved.  Motion made by Heather Lesch and seconded by Rob Smith –with the following conditions:
  •  The sub-division of all portions of this land shall be recorded by deed in the County of Chautauqua within 90 days of the date of filing of this resolution

 The resolution passed at a duly called public meeting of the Planning Board of the Town of Pomfret on the 3rd day of January 2022.  By the following roll call vote:

Jim Joy                        YES
Travis Eckstrom        YES
Rob Smith                  YES
Janet Szymanski        YES
Heather Lesch           YES