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1. NEW - The Chappaqua Board of Education has asserted that the Town cannot control whether future developments in the Chappaqua hamlet will be subsidized through PILOT agreements. Is this accurate?
2. NEW - Can the Town lawfully regulate the number of bedrooms that would be permitted within new apartment units?
3. NEW - What is the “New Direction” announced by the Town Board for the Form Based Code? What does that mean and what happens next?
4. NEW - If the Town Board is limiting the Form Based district to North Greeley, why will the FGEIS and SEQRA Findings Statement be completed for the entire study area?
5. NEW - Did the members of the Town’s “Downtown Working Group” write the Form Based Code?
6. NEW - Do any members of the Town Board have a conflict of interest with respect to the Form Based Code because they own property in the Chappaqua business hamlet?
7. NEW - Didn’t the members of the Downtown Working Group who own commercial properties in the Chappaqua hamlet have conflicts of interest that precluded their participation?
8. What is a form-based code?
9. What is the purpose of Chappaqua’s comprehensive plan?
10. What is the goal of rezoning the Chappaqua Hamlet?
11. Will the rezoning change the history of Chappaqua?
12. Is the Chappaqua form-based code a construction project?
13. What is GEIS?
14. Why does the DGEIS study a "full build out" or "buildout scenario" of the Chappaqua Hamlet under the Form Based Code?
15. Does the Form Based Code allow the entire Chappaqua Hamlet to be 5 stories in height?
16. Does the FBC mean development on Town-owned land?
17. If the Town Board determines in the future to sell or lease Town-owned land for a development project, will I have and opportunity to vote on whether that should occur? Will there be a referendum?
18. Has the Town been in contact with other public entities on this proposal (e.g. the school board)?
19. Once the Form Based Code is in place, what are the next steps for the Town to attract interest in potential opportunities for development?
20. Does the Town plan to use eminent domain to buy and consolidate privately owned, small contiguous parcels?
21. How does the public notification of a proposed development project change with the Form Based Code?
22. Why is this the appropriate time to adopt a Form Based Code for Chappaqua?
23. Does Chappaqua have the water and sewer infrastructure to handle future development?
24. What assumptions were the foundation of the Form Based Code?
25. Can the public vote on the Form Based Code?
26. Can the Town conduct a "public opinion poll" or an advisory (non-binding) referendum of the electorate with respect to the proposed Form-Based Code?