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ENB - Region 3 Notices 4/6/2016

Notice of Complete Application

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) proposes to issue General Permit GP-3-16-001 for the following activities within Greenwood Lake during lake drawdown events:

1) Repair/in kind replacement of existing bulkheads, retaining walls, docks, boathouses, platforms or other structures;
2) Maintenance dredging or excavating;
3) Debris removal (trees, logs, stumps, brush, trash, metal and concrete);
4) Beach area repairs.

Availability of Application Documents:

The Draft General Permit is available for review upon request by contacting the point of contact identified below.

Permits Applied for:

Article 15 Protection of Waters (Excavation and Fill in Navigable Waters)
Article 15 Protection of Waters (Docks, Platforms and Moorings)
Section 401 Water Quality Certification

Project Location:

On Greenwood Lake in the Town of Warwick and Village of Greenwood Lake, Orange County, New York.

State Environmental Quality Review:

Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a type II action.

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.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing no later than April 21, 2016 or 15 days after the publication date of this notice, whichever is later, to: John W. Petronella, NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Permits, 21 South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY 12561, Phone: (845) 256-3041, E-mail:

Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Town of Red Hook Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sweeny/Claykill LLC/Stickles Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a subdivision and lot line alterations between four existing parcels, two of which are located in the Town of Red Hook, New York, and two of which are located in the Village of Tivoli, New York. The applicants propose to subdivide the 26.9 ± acre Claykill LLC parcel located in the Town of Red Hook into two lots approximately 3 acres and 17.9 acres in size, along with a lot line alteration to combine the remaining 6 ± acres with the adjoining 26 acre Sweeny parcel located at 28 Stoney Brook Road, and a second lot line alteration to convey 10.52 ± acres of adjoining land owned by the Sweeny's in the Village of Tivoli to the Sweeny parcel at 28 Stoney Brook Road. The remaining 17 ± acres of the Sweeny's Tivoli parcel will be conveyed to the adjacent Stickles parcel to the south. The new lot will be served by individual well and sanitary sewage disposal system and will be accessed from Stony Brook Road.

Contact: Kathleen Flood, Town of Red Hook, 7340 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571, Phone: (845) 758-4613, E-mail:

Positive Declaration

Westchester County - The Town and Village of Harrison Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Harrison Station Transit Oriented Development may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a petition by AvalonBay Communities Inc. for amendments to the Zoning Ordinance and the Zoning Map of the Town / Village of Harrison and for other associated approvals, for the development of a mixed-use, transit oriented development. The project will consist of approximately 136 market-rate residential apartments, 7 affordable housing units, 27,000 square feet of retail, restaurant and/or other commercial uses and 769 parking spaces including Metro-North Railroad commuter spaces, on an approximately 3.8 acre site. The project is located on Halstead Avenue in the Town/Village of Harrison, New York.

Contact: Rosemarie Cusumano, Town/Village of Harrison, 1 Heineman Place, Harrison, NY 10528, Phone: (914) 670-3077.

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