By Mark Lungariello
MAMARONECK – Hampshire Country Club can continue to hold non-member events, a state supreme court judge ruled, as the club’s future as a residential development remains up in the air.
Judge Linda S. Jamieson recently dismissed a lawsuit seeking to revoke a special permit from the village’s Zoning Board of Appeals that allows the club to host a limited number of events such as golf outings and bar mitzvahs.
The Mamaroneck Coastal Environment Coalition, which has clashed with club ownership over a plan to build condominiums at the golf course, filed the suit.
The court ruled that the board took the concerns of residents into consideration and that its decision was “reasoned not abusive, and was based on the evidence before it — regardless of whether they drew the right or wrong conclusions from that evidence.”
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