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ENB - Region 1 Notices 07/14/2010

Notice of Acceptance of Draft GEIS and Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Nassau Health Care Corporation, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Village for Healthy Living at Nassau University Medical Center / Redevelopment of the Nassau University Medical Center Site. The Draft GEIS is available for review online www.numc.edu and at:

Nassau University Medical Center
Office of Robert Benrubi
Nassau Health Care Corp.
2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554

East Meadow Public Library
1886 Front Street
East Meadow, NY 11554-1700

A public hearing on the Draft GEIS will be held on July 19, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. at the Nassau University Medical Center's auditorium located at 2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until August 2, 2010.

The action involves the adoption of a Campus Land Use Plan and the redevelopment of approximately 35 acres of the 50 acre Nassau University Medical Center Campus consistent with the Campus Land Use Plan (January 2009, revised January 2010). The proposed redevelopment will include the reconstruction and expansion of medical resident housing, the development of health related research and medical office space, and health related commercial uses to complement the existing 19 story Dynamic Care Building. The 50 acre property will be re-subdivided as necessary to meet funding and/or leasing requirements. The land use plan for the campus includes plans for open space, new and redesigned parking, improved signage, pedestrian connections throughout the campus, and appropriate improvements to existing infrastructure necessary to accommodate proposed development. The project is located at 2201 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow, Town of Hempstead, New York.

Contact: Robert A. Benrubi, Nassau County Health Care Corporation, 2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554, Phone: (516) 572-5834.

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