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ENB - Statewide Notices 3/9/2011

Public Notice

Extension of Public Comment Period
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

6 NYCRR Part 617, State Environmental Quality Review - Full and Short Environmental Assessment Forms. The notice of proposed rulemaking was initially published in the 11/24/10 issue of the ENB.

The comment period for the submission of public comments on the proposed Full and Short EAF and supporting documents has been extended until the close of business, April 8, 2011. Please submit comments to Robert Ewing at the address listed below. Comments may also be submitted via the web to: deppermitting@dec.ny.gov. Please include "EAF Comments" in the subject line of the e-mail.

The draft revised EAF forms and associated rulemaking documents are published in full at the following web address: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6061.html.
Paper copies may be obtained from the contact listed below.

For further information, contact:

Robert Ewing
NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Permits
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233-1750
Phone: (518) 402-9167
E-mail: deppermitting@dec.ny.gov

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law sections 13-0307 and 13-0319, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Proposed Rule Making to amend 6 NYCRR Part 41 pertaining to pertaining to the Towns of North Hempstead and Oyster Bay (Nassau County). This notice will be published in issue 10 of the State Register, dated March 9, 2010.

For further information, please contact:

William Hastback
NYS DEC - Marine Resources Headquarters
205 North Belle Meade Road, Suite 1
East Setauket, NY 11733-3400
Phone: (631) 444-0475
E-mail: wghastba@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Meeting Notice

State Trails Council Meeting

Peebles Island State Park - Visitor Center
Delaware Avenue
Waterford, NY 12188
Date: Saturday, March 19, 2011
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Master Plans
Trail Plans
Statewide Trails Plan
Recreational Trails Program (RTP)
Delegate Reports

Contact: Nancy Stoner, NYS OPRHP - Planning Bureau, Empire State Plaza, Agency Building 1, Albany, NY 12238, Phone: (518) 486-2909.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) administers 28 bathing beaches in the Adirondack and Catskill Forest Preserve. Pursuant to the New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) State Sanitary Code Subpart 6-2 pertaining to Bathing Beaches NYS DEC is implementing Supervision Level IV at certain beaches. Level IV supervision carries procedural and equipment requirements and permits beaches that meet the NYS DOH code requirements to be operated without supervisory staff (lifeguards).

Comments will be accepted by the contact listed below until March 23, 2011.

Contact: Heather Clark, NYS DEC-Division of Operations, 625 Broadway, 3rd Floor, Albany, NY 12233, Phone: (518) 402-9060, E-mail: hlclark@gw.dec.state.ny.us.

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