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ENB - Region 4 Notices 3/16/2011

Public Notice

Notice of Availability

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) - Region 4 Quarterly Reports of Administrative Use of Motor Vehicles and Aircraft in the Forest Preserve:

Activity logs documenting the administrative use of motor vehicles and aircraft within the Forest Preserve in NYS DEC - Region 4 (Greene and Delaware Counties) have been compiled for the time period, October, 2010 through December, 2010. Contact Frank Parks, for more information, at the NYS DEC - Region 4 Stamford Office, 65561 State Highway 10, Suite 1, Stamford, NY 12167-9503, Phone: (607)652-3698, E-mail: feparks@gw.dec.state.ny.us.


Request For Proposals (RFP)

Solid Waste Facility Management Services for Town of Colonie, New York

Pursuant to New York State General Municipal Law, Section 120-w, the Town of Colonie, New York (Albany County, New York), hereby gives notice of the following:

The Town of Colonie, New York (the Town) desires to procure an agreement (a Contract) with a firm for solid waste facility management services at its landfill (the Colonie Landfill), which is located in the Town. The Town, on October 8, 2010, issued a Draft Request For Proposals (the Draft RFP) with respect to the Contract and the Town received comments and questions (the Initial Comments) from certain parties in response to the Draft RFP. The Town reviewed the Initial Comments and thereafter developed and promulgated findings with respect to the substantive elements of such Initial Comments (the Findings). Contemporaneously with the promulgation of the Findings, the Town issued a Request for Proposals document (the Final RFP) with respect to the Contract. The Initial Comments, the Findings and the Final RFP were filed with the Town Clerk located at 534 Loudon Road, Latham, New York and at the William K. Sanford Library located at 629 Albany-Shaker Road, Loudonville, New York. After the filing of the Initial Comments and the issuance and filing of the Findings and the Final RFP, the Town received additional questions that have been addressed by the Town in a document entitled "Questions and Responses". Pursuant to the terms of the Final RFP, the Questions and Responses document is deemed to be an addendum to the Final RFP (that is, the Final RFP and the Questions and Responses document constitute the Revised Final RFP). As supplemented by the Questions and Responses document, the Revised Final RFP has been filed with the Town Clerk and at the William K. Sanford Library.

As per the instructions of the Revised Final RFP, responses to the Revised Final RFP must be submitted by 2:00 p.m. on March 31, 2011.

For further information or to obtain a copy of the Revised Final RFP, please contact the following in writing: Douglas Sippel, Town of Colonie - General Services, Memorial Town Hall, P.O. Box 508, Newtonville, NY 12128, with a copy to Michael C. Magguilli, Esq., Town of Colonie Attorney, Memorial Town Hall, P.O. Box 508, Newtonville, NY 12128. All questions and requests must be in writing and must be sent to the above-listed addresses.


Negative Declaration

Albany County - The Village of Altamont, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Altamont Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves improvements to the Village's wastewater treatment plant in accordance with the Village's Order of Consent with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) (Order of Consent File Number R4-2009-1222-194). The project will eliminate SPDES permit violations during wet weather bypasses. Specifically, the Village will be replacing the existing preliminary treatment equipment, replacing the existing extended aeration and clarifier treatment system with continuous flow sequencing batch reactors, installing a new energy efficient aeration system and replacing the existing tertiary sand filters with new cloth media disk filters. The project is located on Gun Club Road in the Village of Altamont, New York.

Contact: James M. Gaughn, Village of Altamont, P.O. Box 643, Altamont, NY 12009, Phone: (518) 861-8554.


Greene County - The Durham Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed GSK/Stiefel Labs Site Plan Review will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a plan by the applicant, Stiefel Laboratories, a GSK Complany, to convert the Oak Hill, New York facility from the manufacturing of dermatological pharmaceuticals to the production of oral care products, namely toothpaste. Production of the dermatological pharmaceuticals will be phased out on an end-of-contract basis, ending entirely in 2012. The conversion of the Oak Hill facility will include construction of new features on the site including two extensions to an existing warehouse, silos for dry raw material and tanks for aqueous raw material storage, realignment of the existing truck access road and construction of a wastewater treatment plant to accommodate full scale oral care products manufacturing. The project is located 6290 NYS Route 145 in Oak Hill, New York.

Contact: Gary Hulbert, Durham Town Board, 7309 State Route 81, East Durham, NY 12423, Phone: (518) 239-6122, E-mail: supervisor1@surerz.net.




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