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ENB - Region 3 Notices 12/23/2009

Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Orange County - The Village of Tuxedo Park Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Overton Subdivision 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 4:00 p.m. on January 14, 2010. A public scoping session will be held on January 4, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. at the Village of Tuxedo Park Village Hall, 80 Lorillard Road, Tuxedo Park, New York. A hard copy of the draft scope of the DEIS is available at the following locations: Village of Tuxedo Park Village Hall, 80 Lorillard Road, Tuxedo Park, NY. The online version of the draft scope of the DEIS is available at the following publicly accessible web site: www.tuxedopark-ny-gov.

The action involves the subdivision of a 69.34 ± acre into 10 residential building lots. The project is proposed to be connected to and serviced by the municipal water service and wastewater treatment facilities of the Village of Tuxedo Park. The project is located in and about Mountain Farm Road and Camp Comfort Road, Village of Tuxedo Park, New York.

Contact: John C. Ledwith, Village of Tuxedo Park, 80 Lorillard Road, Tuxedo Park, NY 10987, Phone: (845) 351-4745, E-mail: jledwith@tuxedopark-ny-gov.


Westchester County - The City of Yonkers Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Buena Vista Avenue Teutonia Development may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on January 13, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at the City of Yonkers City Council Chambers, 4th Floor, City Hall, 40 South Broadway Yonkers, NY 10701. The action involves the construction of a mixed use development of 412 new dwelling units, mechanical parking garage and rooftop hydroponic garden adjoining the existing 40 unit trolley barn development. The Trolley Barn building, previously converted to loft residential-live-work units, is a National Register of Historic Places site. The new 412 units are proposed to be contained in a 25 story residential building. The other significant element of the development is the proposed dismantling of the Teutonia Hall façade, a building of local historic interest, and the placement of the façade elsewhere on the site. Additionally the project includes the rehabilitation of two frame dwellings on the east side of Buena Vista Avenue into multi-family structures. These dwellings are proposed for historic preservation quality rehabilitation. Other factors in the project include the brown field clean up of the site. The project is located at 92 Main Street, 41 - 65 Buena Vista Avenue and 66 - 72 Buena Vista Avenue in the City of Yonkers, New York.

Contact: Lee J. Ellman, City of Yonkers, 87 Nepperhan Avenue, Suite 320, Yonkers, NY 10701, Phone: (914) 377-6552, E-mail: lee.ellman@yonkersny.gov.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town of Goshen Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Young's Grove. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on January 21, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Goshen Town Hall, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, NY 10924. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until January 31, 2010. The Draft EIS is available at the Town of Goshen Town Hall, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, NY 10924 and line at: www.townofgoshen.org.

The action involves a Preliminary Subdivision consisting of 106 residential dwelling units to be constructed as an open area development. The Preliminary Subdivision Drawings have been developed in accordance with the Town of Goshen Rural (RU) Zoning District with AQ-3, AW-6 and Scenic Corridor Overlay Districts. An open area development requires the Project Sponsor to preserve a minimum of fifty (50) percent of the gross Project Site acreage. The Proposed Action is preserving in perpetuity 267 ± acres of protected open space or 75.4 percent of the gross Project Site acreage. The residential development shall be clustered to minimize impervious surface, extent of clearing and overall distrubance to the Project Site. Access will be from two (2) points along Craigville Road and an extension of Broadlee Road will provide a third means of access. The Proposed Action also includes applicable infrastucture, including, but not limited to, roadways, central water facilities, central sewer facilities and stormwater management structures. The Project Site is serviced by the Goshen Central School District, Goshen Fire District, Chester Fire District and is patrolled by the New York State Police, Orange County Sheriff's Department and the Town of Goshen Police Department. The project is located on Craigville Road in the vicinity of Hasbrouck Road and Ridge Road in the Twonof Goshen, New York.

Contact: Neal Halloran, Town of Goshen, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, NY 10924, Phone: (845) 294-6430, E-mail: nhalloran@townofgoshen.org.



Notice of Acceptance of Final Supplemental EIS

Putnam County - The Town of Carmel Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Hillcrest Commons. A hard copy of the Final SEIS is available at the following locations: Office of the Carmel Planning Board, the Carmel Town Hall, the Kent Town Hall, Reed Memorial Library, Mahopac Public Library, Kent Public Library. The online version of the Final SEIS is available at the following publically accessible web site: http://www.timmillerassociates.com/publicreview/default.html.

The action involves a Subdivision and Site Plan application, as well as a Special Exception Use Permit application for a total of 150 senior multifamily housing units in eight buildings and associated infrastructure. The site plan includes a separate clubhouse building with an outdoor swimming pool and a separate water control building. A new public road from New York State (NYS) Route 52 would provide access to the project site. A Special Exception Use Permit is required from the Town of Carmel Planning Board for the construction of residential housing in the C-Commercial zone. The project is located on NYS Route 52 in the Town of Carmel and Town of Kent, New York.

Contact: Peggy Moore, Town of Carmel, 60 McAlpin Avenue, Mahopac, NY 10541, Phone: (845) 628-1500, E-mail: mmm@ci.carmel.ny.us.


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