ENB - Region 1 Notices 8/14/2013
Positive Declaration and Public Scoping
Suffolk County - The Town of Brookhaven Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Caithness Long Island II, LLC may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. Written comments on the draft scope will be accepted until the close of business September 16, 2013. A public scoping session will be held on August 28, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall Media Room, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738. The action involves the construction and operation of a dual-fuel combined-cycle generating facility on an approximately 81.3 acre parcel located in the L-Industrial-1 Zone (Light Industry) of the Town of Brookhaven. The combined-cycle electric generating facility will utilize two F-Class heavy duty combustion turbines with one steam turbine. The project is located north of the terminus of Zorn Boulevard (adjacent to 50 Zorn Boulevard) in Yaphank, Town of Brookhaven, New York.
Contact: Peter E. Fountaine, Town of Brookhaven, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738, Phone: (631) 451-6455, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.