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ENB - Region 3 Notices 9/26/2012

Public Notice

Notice of Issuance of a Draft Request for Proposals for Solid Waste Services

Please take notice that the City of Middletown, New York intends to issue a request for proposals (RFP) for the provision of solid waste collection and/or disposal services to the City of Middletown. A draft of the RFP available from the City of Middletown Department of Public Works contact listed below. In accordance with Section 120-w (4) (e) (2) (i) and (ii) of the New York General Municipal Law, the City of Middletown will accept comments, in writing or by email, on the draft RFP until November 16, 2012. The City of Middletown will thereafter review the comments and determine whether to publish a final RFP in accordance with the requirements of the New York General Municipal Law.

Contact: Jacob Tawil, City of Middletown, Department of Public Works, 16 James Street, Middletown, NY 10940, Phone: (845) 343-3169, E-mail: Jtawil@middletown-ny.com and mfelice@middletown-ny.com.

Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Village of Tivoli Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of a Local Law Amending Chapter 231 of the Village Code will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of amendments to Chapter 231 of the Village Code entitled "Zoning" to revise the permitted uses in the Residential Business (RB) District and to provide additional standards for such uses in accordance with the Village of Tivoli Comprehensive Plan adopted in January 2005, specifically, the Village's vision to maintain and enhance NYS Route 9G as a scenic roadway and gateway to the Village. The proposed amendments are consistent with the recommendations of the Village's adopted Comprehensive Plan. The amendments are designed to protect the health, safety and welfare of Village residents and to bring the Village's Zoning Law into conformance with the Comprehensive Plan and the Greenway Connections: Greenway Compact Program and Guides for Dutchess County Communities pursuant to Chapter 28-3 of the Village Code. The project is located throughout the Village of Tivoli, New York.

Contact: Linda Gonnella, Village of Tivoli, 1 Tivoli Commons, PO Box 397, Tilvoli, NY 12583, Phone: (845) 757-2021, E-mail: clerk@tivoliny.org.

Positive Declaration

Putnam County - The Town of Putnam Valley Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed HYH Subdivision may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a 15 lot residential subdivision with individual wells and septic systems on a 236 acre parcel adjacent to Clarence Fahnstock State Park. The project is located on Pudding Street, east of Brookside Avenue extending to the Town of Kent in the Town of Putnam Valley, New York.

Contact: Michele Babnik, Town of Putnam Valley, 265 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10957, Phone: (845) 562-3740, E-mail: mbabnik@putnamvalle.com.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Westchester County - The Town of Mount Pleasant Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Master Plan Update for Pace University Pleasantville Campus. A public hearing on the Final EIS will be held on October 4, 2012 at 8:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as possible, at the Mount Pleasant Town Hall, One Town Hall Plaza, Valhalla, NY 10595. A hard copy of the Final EIS is available at the following locations: Mount Pleasant Town Hall, 1 Town Hall Plaza, Valhalla, NY 10595; the Mount Pleasant Public Library, 350 Bedford Road Pleasantville NY, 10570 and on line at: http://www.paceplvmasterplan.com/plan-feis.html.

The action involves a proposal by Pace University for the updating of its master plan at its Pleasantville Campus. The application proposes to consolidate the Briarcliff Manor and Pleasantville programs on the Pleasantville Campus, which will entail the construction of new residence halls, athletic facilities and administrative space. The action will also reconfigure the Campus core, improve the infrastructure and upgrade existing facilities. The action will adhere to sustainable development standards in a manner that is sensitive to the existing environmental conditions of the site and the surrounding community. The Pace University Pleasantville Campus site consists of approximately 200 acres. The project is located at 861 Bedford Road on the north side of Bedford Road (NYS Route 117) and east of the Taconic State Parkway in Pleasantville, Town of Mount Pleasant, New York.

Contact: Jacqui Koenig, Town of Mount Pleasant, 1 Town Hall Plaza, Valhalla, NY 10595, Phone: (914) 742-2327, E-mail: jkoenig@mtpleasantny.com.

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