"...Less than two weeks after gates shut at the farm, attorney Antimo DelVecchio, representing a would-be developer, spoke to the council about his client's plans - still very much preliminary.
At that work session, on Nov. 12, the council and DelVecchio discussed four options for development of the farm: two office buildings, a warehouse, a supermarket or a rental housing complex.
DelVecchio said his client favored the residential use, though council members expressed concerns about the potential development taxing local roadways and schools..."
There seems to be no end in sight for developers in Bergen County - now Dumont is the target of a possible builder's remedy suit in the name of affordable housing. Sounds familiar? Or could this be a possible plan "b" for the developer we are so vehemently fighting in New Milford? Only time will tell but Dumont residences against additional traffic and higher taxes, due to future strains on town services, should unite to stop this urban sprawl.