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Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Purchase of Development Rights of property owned by Cornelia McGiver and Gregory Blum will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposal by the Town to purchase the development rights of property owned by Cornelia McGiver and Gregory Blum. The project is located on Route 9G in the Town of Red Hook, New York.

Contact: Sue Crane, Town of Red Hook, Phone: (845) 758-4600.


Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Purchase of Development Rights of property owned by Jane Schachat will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposal by the Town to purchase the development rights of property owned by Jane Schachat. The project is located at 5325 Route 9G in the Town of Red Hook, New York.

Contact: Sue Crane, Town of Red Hook, Phone: (845) 758-4600.


Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Purchase of Development Rights of property owned by Ann Hapeman and Gregory Blum will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposal by the Town to purchase the development rights of property owned by Ann Hapeman and Gregory Blum. The project is located at 5339 Route 9G in the Town of Red Hook, New York.

Contact: Sue Crane, Town of Red Hook, Phone: (845) 758-4600.


Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Purchase of Development Rights of property owned by Agra-Gate Farm will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposal by the Town to purchase the development rights of property owned by Agra-Gate Farm. The project is located at 151 Stony Brook Road in the Town of Red Hook, New York.

Contact: Sue Crane, Town of Red Hook, Phone: (845) 758-4600.


Dutchess and Ulster Counties - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Walkway Over the Hudson will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposal to transform the dormant Poughkeepsie-Highland Railroad Bridge over the Hudson River into a pedestrian public park to be known as "Walkway over the Hudson". The 6,768 foot long bridge is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The action will preserve and restore this historic resource and will provide access for the public to view the structure and the scenic views of the Hudson River Valley from 212 feet above the river. It will also connect existing and future trail projects on both sides of the river. The project is located on the Poughkeepsie-Highland Bridge over the Hudson River which connects the City of Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County and the Town of Lloyd in Ulster County, New York. The bridge is north of the New York State Bridge Authority's Mid-Hudson Bridge.

Contact: Thomas B. Lyons, Phone: (518) 474-0409, E-mail: Thomas.Lyons@oprhp.state.ny.us.


Conditioned Negative Declaration

Putnam and Westchester Counties - The Town of North Salem Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Peach Lake Waste Water Treatment Plant will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30 day public comment period commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves the formation of a sewer district in the Town of North Salem, Westchester County and a sewer district in the Town of Southeast, Putnam County, NY. The sewer districts will include construction of low pressure sewers, individual grinder sewer ejectors, pump stations and a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) to be located in the Town of Southeast. The project is located in the residential communities of Bloomerside Cooperative, Northern Westchester County Club, Pietsch Gardens and Vails Grove as well as a small commercial district in the Town of North Salem on Bloomer and Peach Lake Roads in the Town of North Salem and Southeast, New York.

The conditions are: No construction shall commence until it has been determined through consultation with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP) that there will be no significant impacts to archaeological resources confirmed through preparation of a Phase 1A report, Phase 1B testing protocol, and, as necessary, Phase 2 and 3 assessments.
No construction shall commence until the wetlands and buffers have been flagged and permits obtained form any local, state and/or federal agency, as may be required.

Contact: Paul Greenwood, Town of North Salem, 266 Titicus Road, North Salem, NY 10560, Phone: (914) 669-5121.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The City Council of the City of Yonkers, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed projects Palisades Point, Cacace Center, River Park Center and Larkin Plaza. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on April 29, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. at the Yonker City Council Chambers. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the contact listed below until May 13, 2008. Copies of the DEIS may be obtained from the contact listed below. The DEIS is also accessible through the City of Yonkers Website at: www.yonkersNY.gov and is also available for review at the Yonkers Public Library, Riverfront Library, 1 Larkin Plaza, Yonkers, NY and at the Grinton I. Will Library, 1500 Central Park Avenue, Yonkers, NY during normal hours of operation.

The action involves the applicant, Struever Fidelco Cappelli LLC's, proposal to redevelop several underutilized parcels in and around Downtown Yonkers and its Hudson River waterfront. As proposed, the project would create new residential, retail, office, recreational, and open space uses in the four development areas. The primary development components of the proposal include the River Park Center, Cacace Center, Larkin Plaza, and Palisades Point. The application/petition of SFC as submitted to the Yonkers City Council on October 24, 2006 provides a detailed description of the location and build program for each project component, as well as a description of the anticipated related actions.

The proposed project would also include a number of improvements associated with the redevelopment such as new parking structures, amenities associated with re-exposing the Saw Mill River, and various public improvements outside the immediate redevelopment sites associated with necessary transportation and infrastructure improvements. The projects are located at various sites in Downtown Yonkers, New York.

Contact: Rachelle Richard, City of Yonkers, 40 South Broadway, Room 403, Yonkers, NY 10701, Phone: (914) 377-6060, E-mail: Rocky.richard@yonkersNY.gov.






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