ENB - Region 3 Notices 11/25/2009
Orange County - The Village of Goshen Village Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Goshen CRV Well Field Development will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the expansion and modification of a groundwater source of supply for the Village of Goshen Water System. The project includes the permitting and construction of a second well for water supply and treatment and tranmission facilities, including a directional bore of a water main under the Wallkill River. The project is located on Stony Ford Road in the Town of Wallkill, New York and is known as Crystal Run Village.
Contact: John Higgins, Village of Goshen, 276 Main Street, Goshen, NY 10924, Phone: (845) 294-6750.
Ulster County - The Town of Marbletown Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Lot Line Adjustment of Lands Now or Formerly belonging to Seupel will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a lot line adjustment of 2 existing parcels. Acreage is adjacent to the border of the Mohonk Historic District. The project is located at 60-62 Cedar Hill Road in Town of Marbletown, New York.
Contact: Maggie Colan, Town of Marbletown, P.O. Box 217, Stone Ridge, NY 12484, Phone: (845) 687-9673, E-mail: email@example.com.
Ulster County - The Town of Marbletown Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 2 Lot Sub-Division of Lands Now or Formerly belonging to Schweitzman will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a 2 lot sub-division of 33 acres. Parcel is substantially contiguous to the Kripplebush Historic District. The project is located on Cherry Hill Road in the Town of Marbletown, New York.
Contact: Maggie Colan, Town of Marbletown, P.O. Box 217, Stone Ridge, NY 12484, Phone: (845) 687-9673, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Conditioned Negative Declaration
Orange County - The Town of Monroe Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Quickchek Site Plan and Special Exception Use Permit 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 a request for site plan approval and the grant of a special exception permit for a land use involving a combination of convenience retail with self-serve gasoline filling station, proposed for a site that currently consists of two occupied lots within the General Business (GB) district in the Town of Monroe. Each lot comprising the site contains an existing residential dwelling with appurtenances, one of which structures is of local historical interest. The action includes the demolition of the aforementioned structures and the grading and preparation of the site. The total site is 1.5 acres and is served by public water and sewer. The building is proposed to be 5,760 square feet in size, accompanied by six fuel pumps covered by a canopy. Adjacent to the building there will be three outdoor tables for customer use. Stormwater management facilities and drainage improvements on and off-site are part of the plan, as well as intersection improvements to the intersection of Orchard Drive and Route 17M. A traffic signal at the Orchard Drive/Route 17M intersection is subject to permit by the NYS DOT; therefore the applicant will be putting in escrow the funds necessary to install the signal. The project is located at NYS Route 17M, Orchard Drive and Reed Road in the Town of Monroe, New York.
The conditions are:
1. Sponsor is to bond future traffic signal at Orchard Drive/NYS Route 17M, for 3 years post Certificate of Occupancy.
2. Carrying out the following traffic studies:
a. Baseline traffic counts/speed observations on Orchard Drive, Reed Road, and Hoffman Drive before opening.
b. Perform Traffic Signal Warrant Analysis 12 months post opening and every 6 months for 3 yearrs if needed.
c. Followup study of Orchard Drive, Reed Road, and Hoffman Drive; if significant increase in traffic due to no signal, sponsor must work with Town of Monroe Town Board to explore and install traffic calming measures on said roads.
3. Photographic documentation will be carried out on the Raso house prior to demolition.
Contact: Charles Finnerty, Town of Monroe, 11 Stage Road, Monroe, NY 10950, PHone: (845) 783-1900.
Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing
Orange County - The Village of Chester, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed BT Holdings. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on January 7, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at the Chester Academy, 64 Hambletonian Avenue, Chester, NY 10918. A hard copy of the DEIS is available at the Chester Village Hall and Chester Public Library. The online version of the DEIS is available at the following publically accessible web site:
The action involves a proposal by BT Holdings to construct 458 units of multifamily housing, of which 100 units will be restricted to senior citizens, on a 68.4 acre parcel of largely undeveloped land. In order to develop this project BT Holdings LLC proposes to annex a 60.6 acre parcel of land presently in the Town of Chester to the Village of Chester, and rezone that annexed property to a new Village zoning district, RM-N (Residential-Multiple Dwellings-Neighborhood). Additionally, three smaller existing Village parcels totaling 7.9 acres would be remapped from the Village's RS (Residential-Single-Family) and M-2 (Manufacturing) zoning to the new RM-N zoning district. The project is located on the east side of Route 17M, north of its intersection with Route 94 in the Town and Village of Chester, New York.
Contact: Philip Valastro, Village of Chester, 47 Main Street, Chester, NY 10918, Phone: (845) 469-2388.