Linda Jasinski, a frequenter to Town Board meetings, said private owner rights must be considered and if people wanted open space they could pool their resources together to purchase it.
"I'm an advocate of private land ownership," she said. "I'm not happy with government ownership. Why doesn't the town open a bank account for an open space fund?"
Comments on the open space plan can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by mail to 445 Delaware Ave., Delmar 12054.
The next CACC meeting will be on Monday, July 13, at Town Hall to discuss comments from the public and to update committee's report. Several reports have been issued by the Bethlehem that can found at the town's Web site: