ENB - Region 1 Notices 02/24/2010
Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing
Suffolk County - The Zoning Board of Appeals of the Town of Huntington, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Atria Senior Living - East Northport Addition to Existing Facility. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on April 8, 2010 at 8:00 p.m. at the Town of Huntington Town Hall, 100 Main Street, Huntington, NY 11743. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the contact person listed below until 10 days following the close of the public hearing. Copies of the Draft EIS are available for public review at the offices of the contact person listed below as well as the Town Clerk. In addition, copies of the Draft EIS have been provided for public review at the Huntington Public Library and the Northport-East Northport Public Library. A copy of the Draft EIS is also posted on the Town of Huntington's website at: http://town.huntington.ny.us/permit_forms.cfm. Go to "Planning & Environment" and search for Atria Senior Living - East Northport DEIS.
The action involves the applicant, Atria Senior Living Group, Inc., seeking area variances to allow a 2½ story, 27,200 square foot expansion to an existing senior living facility, situated on a 12.19 ± acre parcel. The addition would be located at the southeast corner of the existing building. The requested variances include the following: southerly side-yard setback variance (required - 100 feet, provided - 61.9 feet); northerly side-yard setback variance (required - 100 feet, provided - 66.9 feet); setback for parking in the front yard (required - 50 feet, provided - 27.7 feet); setback for parking in the side yard (required - 50 feet, provided - 20.5 feet); and height variance (maximum height permitted - 2 stories and 35 feet, existing 2 ½-to-3-stories and 48 feet, proposed 2 ½ stories and 40 feet). The project is located at 10 Cheshire Place on the east side of Cheshire Place, approximately 530 feet north of Fifth Avenue in the hamlet of East Northport, New York.
Contact: Christopher Modelewski, Town of Huntington Zoning Board of Appeals, Town Hall, 100 Main Street, Huntington, NY 11743, Phone: (631) 351-3107.