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Ramah Litigation Commenced

Ramah Day Camp in Nyack is a religious-based day camp that offers non-camp religious-based programs during weekends and evenings from April 1 to November 1. The Town ZBA denied Ramah's application to offer similar programs during the Winter months. We brought an Article 78 proceeding against the Town of Clarkstown, challenging the decision on behalf…
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Ateres ZBA Appeal Filed

Ateres Bais Yaakov is an Orthodox Jewish day school. It wants to purchase the current Grace Baptist Church campus in Nanuet, NY. The campus includes a dedicated school building. The Clarkstown Building Inspector, however, claimed that the church had not used the building as a school for more than one year. Therefore, he claimed, it…
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2018 Holiday Donation

As many of you know, each year, instead of sending holiday cards, I select a charity to which I make a donation in honor of all of you. This year, I have selected the Suffern Rotary Community Fund. They have established a fund to provide support for the people of Paradise, California. Paradise was completely…
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TZ VISTA RECEIVES FINAL APPROVAL

After four years of work, including a text amendment to the Zoning Code to create new development incentives, and furious opposition from a handful of nearby property owners, the Nyack Planning Board granted final approval to the TZ Vista project on October 2. When completed, this multi-family development will provide the first access to the…
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