ENB - Region 3 Notices 3/13/2013
Dutchess County - The LaGrange Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Acquisition of Sleight Farm Conservation Easement by Town of LaGrange will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves purchasing development rights / establishing a conservation easement to preserve 119 acres of working farmland. The purchase of development rights on this property is part of an effort to protect important farmland soils, water quality for the Town and to protect ecological connection between the valleys and the forested habitat of the Taconic Ridge. The project is a cooperative project between Dutchess Land Conservancy and the Town of LaGrange. The project is located at 619 Noxon Road, Town of LaGrange, New York.
Contact: Christine O'Reilly-Rao, Town of LaGrange, 120 Stringham Road, Lagrangeville, NY 12540; Phone: (845)452-1830.
Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Bard College Western Solar will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves an application by Solartech Renewables LLC for Site Plan Approval from the Town of Red Hook Planning Board to install a 300KW ground mount solar energy array on 0.85 ± acre project site within the 550 ± acre Bard College Educational Campus in the Town's Institutional (I) Zoning District. The project is located at Annandale Road, Town of Red Hook, New York.
Contact: Paula Schoonmaker, 7340 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571; Phone: (845)758-4613, E-mail: email@example.com.
Orange County - The Town Board of the Town of Warwick, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of Zoning and Town Code Amendments will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of several amendments to the Town Zoning Law that will define and prohibit heavy industry and/or extractive operations involving natural gas, oil or other subsurface hydrocarbons in the Town. A closely related Amendment to Chapter 65 of the Town Code will prohibit the application of natural gas and oil production wastes on Town roads or properties. The project is located throughout the Town of Warwick, New York.
Contact: Michael Sweeton, 132 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY 10990; Phone: (845)986-1124, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Westchester County - The Town of Yorktown Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the Lake Osceloa Realty will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The proposed action involves construction of a 27,000 square foot office building, roadways, utilities and stormwater management. The site is 4.396 acres and zoned Country Commercial. Construction of the parking lot, roads, and stormwater facilities will be developed to meet all zoning requirements. Additionally, the applicant will dedicate land to the Town with access along Lake Osceola. The site is served by existing public utilities. The project is located on Hill Boulevard and East Main Street in Jefferson Valley,Town of Yorktown, New York.
Contact: Lorraine DeSisto, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598; Phone (914)962-6565.