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ENB - Region 1 Notices 7/27/2011

Notice of Acceptance of Final GEIS

Suffolk County - Suffolk County, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Declaration as Surplus and Subsequent Sale of 255 ± Acres. A copy of the Final GEIS is available for public review at the Suffolk County Department of Planning at the address listed below and on line at: http://www.co.suffolk.ny.us/departments/planning.aspx.

The action involves the declaration and subsequent sale of 255 ± acres of Suffolk County owned land in Yaphank as surplus for mixed-use development purposes. The site includes four distinct development areas in which to accommodate sports and wellness facilities, office use, restaurants, hotel use, retail use, mixed income rental and ownership housing, a sports arena, an outdoor stadium, athletic facilities and trails, light industrial uses and electric production facilities. The project is located on approximately 255 ± acres of land in the Hamlet of Yaphank, Town of Brookhaven, New York. The proposed location for project components is located on multiple parcels within the Yaphank County Center on both the east and west sides of Yaphank Avenue, south of the Long Island Expressway and north of Horse Block Road.

Contact: Michael Mulé, Suffolk County, 100 Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, NY 11788, Phone: (631) 858-5191, E-mail: michael.mule@suffolkcountyny.gov .

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