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ENB - Region 1 Notices

Public Notice

Notice of Issuance of a Final Request for Proposals

Please take notice that the Town of North Hempstead through the Town of North Hempstead Solid Waste Management Authority (the "Authority") shall make available at the Authority's offices located at 802 West Shore Road, Port Washington, New York, a Final Request for Proposals pursuant to Section 120-w of the New York State General Municipal Law for transfer station operation and maintenance, and solid waste transport, recycling and disposal ("RFP"). Copies of the RFP shall be available to prospective proposers on and after February 20, 2008 for a NON-REFUNDABLE fee of $75.00, payable by cash, check or money order to the North Hempstead Solid Waste Management Authority. Proposers are requested to register with the Authority in order to receive all relevant communications and addenda concerning the RFP. A copy of the RFP will be filed with the Town Clerk, and additional copies will be made available to the general public free of charge, but no assurance can be given that further communications or addenda will be available to a recipient absent registration and payment of the fee.

In this RFP, the Authority seeks proposals for the operation and maintenance of its transfer station, and for the loading, transportation, recycling and disposal of the Authority's solid waste and recyclables for a term commencing on May 1, 2010 and extending for a minimum term of 10 years with up to three five-year renewal options. Proposers will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of the transfer station located at 999 West Shore Road in Roslyn, New York with the exception of the scale, scalehouse and former shredder/baler building (old incinerator building), including operating, maintaining, and repairing all equipment, including rolling stock and containers necessary for the safe and efficient operation of the transfer station. The current New York State Department of Environmental Conservation permit limit for solid waste and recyclables for the transfer station is 1,090 tons per day. Proposers will be required to provide hauling services for all solid waste and recyclables delivered to the facility. Proposers will also be required to process and market all recyclables delivered to the facility. Proposers will be required to furnish all labor, insurance, bonds and equipment necessary to perform the contract services.

Proposals in response to the RFP will be accepted by the Authority no later than 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 25, 2008 at the Authority's offices located at 802 West Shore Road, Port Washington, New York. After review of all proposals, the Authority will contact the successful proposer for the negotiation and execution of a formal contract. Please contact the Executive Director of the Authority, Michael P. Engelmann, at the Authority's offices located at 802 West Shore Road, Port Washington, New York, with questions.

The Authority reserves the right to reject and declare invalid any or all proposals and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the proposals received, all in the best interests of the Authority.

The Authority encourages minorities and women-owned business to participate in the procurement process.

Michael P. Engelmann
Executive Director
Town of North Hempstead
Solid Waste Management Authority


Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Village of Westhamptonn Beach, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of a Negative Declaration for the Zoning Map of Hamlet/Residential (HC) Zoning District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the 2006 Business Districts Comprehensive Plan recommendation of the establishment of a Hamlet/Residential (HC) District with the existing B1 commercial district. The HC district was approved and established in May 2007. The 2006 plan included a new HC zoning map. The Village of Westhampton Beach Board of Trustees recently adopted the final version of the zoning map and issued a Negative Declaration for the zoning map. The project is located throughout the Village of Westhampton Beach, New York.

Contact: Kathleen McGinnis, Village of Westhampton Beach, 165 Mill Road, Westhampton Beach, NY 11978, Phone: (631) 288-1654, E-mail: clerk@westhamptonbeach.org.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Town of Islip Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Astro Realty, LLC. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on February 28, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Islip Town Hall West, 401 Main Street, Islip, NY. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until March 14, 2008. A copy of the Draft EIS may be obtained from the contact person listed below. The action involves a change of zone for a partially developed 78.83 acre parcel containing the Long Island Business and Technology Center (LITC) from Industrial 2 to Planned Development District (PDD). The proposed action also involves the subdivision of the northern area (41.0 acres) from the southern area (37.8 acres).

The change of zone to PDD - Senior Citizen and PDD - Multi Family on the southern parcel will allow the construction of a multi-family residential community including 100 senior citizen units, 56 one bedroom apartments, 156 two bedroom apartments and 45 townhouses. This development will contain a 4,000 square foot clubhouse and recreation center with a pool and tennis courts as well as an 800 square foot maintenance building. In addition, as part of the redevelopment of this southern parcel, two baseball fields will be provided adjacent to the existing recreational facilities (to the east and south) at the Westbrook Sports Complex.

The project is located on the southeast corner of Sunrise Highway and Connetquot Avenue in Great River, Town of Islip, New York.

Contact: Jeanmarie Brennan, Town of Islip Department of Planning and Development, 655 Main Street, Islip, NY 11751, Phone: (631) 224-5450.




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