ENB - Region 3 Notices 10/28/2009
Award of Contract pursuant to Section 120-W
On October 21, 2009, the County of Westchester awarded a contractor to Wheelabrator of Westchester, L.P. pursuant to Section 120-W of the General Municipal Law for the Disposal of municipally collected solid waste. The validity of this contract or the procedures which led to its award may be hereafter contested only by action, suit of proceeding commenced within 60 days after the date of this notice and only upon the ground or grounds that: (1) Such award or procedure was not authorized pursuant to that section, or (2) Any of the provisions of that section which could be complied with at the date of this publication have not been substantially complied with, or (3) A conflict of interest can be shown in the manner in which the contract was awarded; or by action, suit or proceeding commenced on the grounds that such contract was awarded in violation of the provisions of the Constitution.
Contact: JoMary Vieira, Westchester County, Board of Acquisition and Contract, Phone: (914) 995-2276, E-mail: email@example.com.
Sullivan County - The Town of Thompson Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Gemstar Mobile Home Development will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the development of a 30.89 vacant parcel with 69 double-wide mobile home units. The project will include the construction of a wastewater treatment plant discharging to Sheldrake Stream, a Class "B" tributary to Neversink River; construction of an on-site water supply system incorporating 2-3 drilled wells, storage tanks, chlorine disinfection and buried distribution piping; construction of a stormwater management basin and drainage facilities; interior roadways, walks and landscaping. The project is located at Haiden Road and County Route 161 in the Town of Thompson, New York.
Contact: James Lyttle, Town of Thompson, Town Hall, 4052 Route 42, Monticello, NY 12701, Phone: (845) 794-2500.
Ulster County - The Planning Board of the Town of Marlborough, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Milton Harvest will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of 47 one bedroom units, outdoor parking areas, pedestrian walks, vehicular drives and landscaping on an approximately 4.78 acre site. The site is currently located within the R-1 zoning district, which allows affordable senior housing as a special permit use granted by the Planning Board. Site access would be located at the northeast portion of the parcel off of South Road. The project proposes 59 parking spaces, including four ADA accessible spaces and eight spaces designated for visitors/guests. The project is bordered on the east by South Road and on the west by NYS Route 9W in the hamlet of Milton, Town of Marlborough, New York.
Contact: Joseph Porco, Town of Marlborough, Town Hall, 1650 Route 9W, Milton, NY 12547, Phone: (834) 795-2220.
Westchester County - The Town of Greenburgh Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Chauncey Estates Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the subdivision of an existing 18.4 acre parcel into nine (9) lots in order to build eight (8) new single-family homes. The site contains one (1) existing home, to remain, and two (2) existing homes that are proposed to be demolished. The eight (8) new homes are proposed to be separated into two (2) clusters, divided by a preserved open space area. The applicant is proposing disturbance on 15-25% slopes (Steep Slopes), 30,447 square feet of disturbance on 25-35% slopes (Very Steep Slopes), and 10,975 square feet of disturbance on 35+% slopes (Excessively Steep Slopes). The applicant proposes 94,960 square feet of ground disturbance (1,306 square feet wetland/watercourse and 93,654 square feet buffer area) in approximately 369,836 square feet of adjacent wetland/watercourse and buffer area. The project is located on Eastway Road in the Town of Greenburgh, New York.
Contact: Thomas Madden, Town of Greenburgh, 177 Hillside Avenue, Greenburgh, NY 10607, Phone: (914) 993-1505, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Positive Declaration and Public Scoping (Correction)
Sullivan County - The Town of Mamakating Town Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wurtsboro Airport Commerce Park may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. Written comments on the draft scope will be accepted until November 13, 2009. A public scoping session will be held on November 10, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Mamakating Town Hall, 2948 Route 209, Wurtsboro, NY 12790. The Draft Scope is posted on Town's website and copies are available at the Town Hall.
The action involves a proposal by the applicant, Wurtsboro Airport Preservation League, LLC, for a 4 lot commercial subdivision project, known as Commerce Park. The project site consists of 140.26 acres and the 4 lot subdivision will be developed on 127.4 acres of the site.
Future development of the 21.12 acre parcel may include a 275,000 square foot warehouse/distribution building. While approvals related to the possible warehouse/distribution building are not being sought by the Project Sponsor at this time, the potential location of the building and its impacts, including area of disturbance, water usage, sanitary waste treatment and disposal, traffic, and stormwater runoff and erosion control will be assessed. The 119.14 acre parcel is proposed to be subdivided in order to accommodate an approximately 1,200,000 square foot warehouse/distribution building, a 33,500 square foot office/warehouse/distribution building, and a 20,000 square foot office/warehouse/distribution building on separate parcels. The project is located at Wurtsboro Airport on the southeast side of NYS Route 209 and north of McDonald Road in the Town of Mamakating, New York.
Contact: John Piazza, 2948 Route 209, Wurtsboro, NY 12790, Phone: (845) 888-3031, E-mail: LindaFranck@citlink.net.
Notice of Acceptance of Final Generic EIS
Orange County - The Town Board of the Town of Wallkill, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Comprehensive Plan Implementation - Phase III. A hard copy of the FGEIS is available at the following locations: Wallkill Town Hall, the Ramapo Catskill Library, 619 North Street, Middletown and the Thrall Library, 11-19 Depot Street, Middletown. The online version of the FGEIS is available at the following publically accessible web site: http://www.behanplanning.com/bpafiles/Wallkill/Wallkill.html.
The Town of Wallkill's zoning code and district map are proposed to be updated and amended with town-wide changes to reflect the goals of their most recent Comprehensive Plan. The code changes include revised Conservation Subdivision regulations, a new Planned Residential Development Overlay district, and miscellaneous text edits. The zoning map changes include revisions of many district boundaries to eliminate conditions where parcels are divided by two or more different zoning districts. The project is located town wide in the Town of Wallkill, New York.
Contact: John Ward, Town of Wallkill, Town Hall, 99 Tower Drive, Middletown, NY 10941, Phone: (845) 692-7800, E-mail: email@example.com.
Rockland County - The Town of Clarkstown Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Adoption of the 2009 Town of Clarkstown Comprehensive Plan. A hard copy of the FGEIS is available at the following locations: Clarkstown Town Clerk, Nanuet Public Library, New City Library, West Nyack Free Library, Valley Cottage Library. The online version of the FGEIS is available at the following publically accessible web site: http://www.town.clarkstown.ny.us/. Comments can be e-mailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The action involves the adoption of the 2009 Town of Clarkstown Comprehensive Plan which will serve as a guide for land use decisions in the Town. The Plan is organized around seven themes: Economic Development; Environmental Resources; Health, Safety & Welfare; Historic & Cultural Resources; Housing; Parks, Recreation & Open Space; and Transportation. The Plan has been designed to serve as a Generic Environmental Impact Statement under the provisions of the New York State Town Law Section 272-a-8. The Comprehensive Plan recommends changes to the Town policies, codes and zoning as well as calls for further analysis of land use along the Town's State roadway corridors and within hamlet centers. The project is located town wide in the Town of Clarkstown, New York.
Contact: Jose Simoes, Town of Clarkstown, 10 Maple Avenue, Clarkstown, NY 10956, Phone: (845) 639-2070, E-mail: email@example.com.