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ENB - Region 3 Notices 12/19/2012

Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Village of Kiryas Joel Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Mountainville Well Field will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the development of a well field on property owned by the Village Kiryas Joel, to meet the Village's water supply needs and assure an adequate backup as required for the Village's Catskill Aqueduct connection. The project is located on NYS Route 32 in the Town of Cornwall, New York.

Contact: Gedalye Szegedin, Village of Kiryas Joel, Municipal Building, 51 Forest Road, Monroe, NY 10960, Phone: (845) 783-8300.


Positive Declaration

Rockland County - The Stony Point Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Stony Point Comprehensive Plan Update and Implementing Code Amendments may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the adoption of a limited update to the 1995 Master Plan as well as several zoning code amendments to implement the Master Plan Update. The intention of the limited Update to the 1995 Master Plan is to promote economic development within the Town and to streamline review processes. The project is located throughout the Town of Stony Point, New York.

Contact: Geoffrey Finn, Town of Stony Point, 74 East Main Street, Stony Point, NY 10980, Phone: (845) 786-2716.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft GEIS and Public Hearing

Rockland County - The Stony Point Town Board, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Stony Point Comprehensive Plan Update and Implementing Code Amendments. A public hearing on the Draft GEIS will be held on February 5, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Rho Building, 5 Clubhouse Lane, Stony Point, NY. Written comments on the Draft GEIS will be accepted until February 15, 2012. The Draft GEIS is available from the Town of Stony Point Town Hall, 74 East Main Street, Stony Point, NY 10980 and on line at: www.townofstonypoint.org.

The action involves the adoption of a limited update to the 1995 Master Plan as well as several zoning code amendments to implement the Master Plan Update. The intention of the limited Update to the 1995 Master Plan is to promote economic development within the Town and to streamline review processes. The project is located throughout the Town of Stony Point, New York.

Contact: Geoffrey Finn, Town of Stony Point, 74 East Main Street, Stony Point, NY 10980, Phone: (845) 786-2716.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Westchester County - The City of Peekskill Common Council, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Central Firehouse Property Acquisition, Construction and Operation. The Final EIS is available from the Peekskill City Hall, City Clerk and Planning Department, 840 Main Street, Peekskill; the Field Library, 4 Nelson Avenue, Peekskill and on line at: http://www.cityofpeekskill.com/fire/central-fire-station-draft-environmental-impact-statement.

The action involves the centralization of the majority of the City of Peekskill's Fire Department operations at a new Central Fire House to be constructed in the City's downtown. The City of Peekskill has acquired 1137 Main Street and 1141 Main Street and will acquire a portion of 1101-9 Main Street (Crossroads Plaza) through negotiations or eminent domain. Improvements to be acquired total 23,950 square feet. A total of 1.5 acres of land would be acquired.

The Central Fire House will comprise 36,483 square feet in two stories. The space will accommodate most Department fire protection and emergency service vehicles in eight bays, and up to 16 firefighters per shift. Approximately 40 off-street parking spaces would be provided. These spaces will be constructed in an existing parking area. The Central Fire House is projected to cost $15.7 million which includes an estimated $2.75 million in property acquisition costs. The City proposes to utilize bonds to cover the costs.

The proposed action is located in the Peekskill Downtown Historic District, a portion of which is designated as a National Register Historic Place. The proposed project site is not located within the portion that is Nationally Registered, but is adjacent to this area which is located north and northeast of the project site.

The project is located at 1101-09, 1137 and 1141 Main Street on the southwest corner of Main Street (US Route 6) and Broad Street (Route 202/35) in the City of Peekskill, New York.

Contact: Anthony Ruggiero, City of Peekskill, 840 Main Street, Peekskill, NY 10566, Phone: (914) 734-4210, E-mail: ARuggiero@cityofpeekskill.com.


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