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ENB - Region 1 Notices 1/15/2014

Public Notice

Notice of Complete Application

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) proposes to issue a General Permit for the removal and replacement of a functional and lawfully existing bulkhead (including returns and parallel capping boardwalks) in the same location as the existing bulkhead. The replacement bulkhead may be up to 18 inches higher in elevation than the existing bulkhead. The General Permit also authorizes maintenance dredging of limited areas and depths associated with replacement of the functional bulkhead. The General Permit is available for use on the south shore of Nassau County and Suffolk County west of the Robert Moses Causeway, excluding areas of vegetated tidal wetlands, any ocean shore, the ocean front of Long Beach Island, and all of the Jones Beach State Park and Robert Moses State Park barrier islands.

Permits Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands, Article 15, Title 5 Excavation and Fill in Navigable Waters, and Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project Location: NYS DEC Region 1

Availability of application Documents: The draft permits are available on the NYS DEC website at

State Environmental Quality Review: Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action (minor temporary use).

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated.

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management: This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment: Comments on this project must be submitted in writing no later than Jan. 31, 2014 to the contact listed below.

Contact: Stuart Fox, NYSDEC, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-1750, Phone: (518) 402-9167, E-mail:

Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Suffolk County - The Village of Port Jefferson Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Port Jefferson Residences may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. Written comments on the draft scope have been extended and will now be accepted until January 17, 2014. The Scoping document is available from the Village of Port Jefferson Planning Department, 88 North Country Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11777; the Port Jefferson Free Library, 100 Thompson St, Port Jefferson, NY 11777 and on line at:

The action involves the a proposal by the applicant, Tritec Real Estate Co, for the development of a 3 ½ story, 112 unit apartment complex with 178 underground parking spaces and a bridge crossing Mill Creek on 3.74 acres of land zoned Central Commercial C-1 and Residential RB-2. The project is located at 201 West Broadway in the Village of Port Jefferson, New York.

Contact: Denise Harrington, Village of Port Jefferson, 88 North Country Road, Port Jefferson, NY 11777, Phone: (631) 473-4744, E-mail:

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