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ENB - Region 3 Notices 4/22/2015

Negative Declaration

Westchester County - The Town of North Castle Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law to Amend Section 213-21 of the Town Code will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of local law to Amend Section 213-21 Part 2 of the Town of North Castle Town Code to permit personal training facilities as a permitted principal within the IND-AA Zoning District. The project is located on New King Street in the Town of North Castle, New York.

Contact: Anne Curran, Town of North Castle, 15 Bedford Road, Armonk, NY 10504, Phone: (914) 273-3321, E-mail: acurran@northcastleny.com.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town of Wallkill Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Maple Fields II. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 6, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Wallkill Town Hall, 99 Tower Drive, Middletown, NY 10941. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until May 18, 2015. The Draft EIS is available from the Town of Wallkill Town Hall; Planning Board Office, 99 Tower Drive, Middletown, NY 10941 and on line at: www.engineeringpropertiespc.com.

The action involves the development of Maple Fields, a conservation subdivision development of 60 clustered townhome units with associated infrastructure and recreational amenities on approximately 24.4 acres of land. All of the townhomes will be constructed on the part of the lot located west of Schutt Road. These townhomes will be located on their own fee simple lots, with a minimum lot area of 3,000 square feet. Each townhouse will have three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms and a two car garage. Units will range in size from approximately 2,230 to 2,350 square feet of livable area. The livable area includes a finished basement but excludes the garage area. The remaining common area land parcel, on the west side of Schutt Road will be owned and maintained by a Home Owners Association (HOA) and will contain the infrastructure and amenities serving the development.

The project proposes three access points, one originating at Maple Fields Drive and the other two beginning at Meadow View Drive. The internal road network contains several looped streets. All buildings will be served by Town of Wallkill water and sewer utilities. Stormwater runoff will be collected in a network of structures, pipes, and swales. Runoff will be conveyed to on-site stormwater treatment and retention/detention facilities. Gas and electric services will be provided by Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc. Solid waste will be removed from the site by a private refuse hauling company contracted by the HOA.

The portion of the parcel on the east side of Schutt road is approximately 13.57 acres and is designated as the Conservation Area of the proposed Conservation Subdivision. The Conservation Area will be gratuitously offered for dedication to the Town of Wallkill to be used in accordance with the conservation subdivision regulations Section 249-80 I.

The project is located at 33 Schutt Road in the Town of Wallkill, New York.

Contact: Gary Lake, c/o Mary Lynn Hunt, Town of Wallkill, 99 Tower Drive, Building A, Wallkill, NY 10941, Phone: (845) 692-7814, E-mail: planning@townofwallkill.com.


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