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ENB - Region 3 Notices 8/3/2016

Public Notice

Shandaken State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Semi-Annual Meeting

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP) is pleased to announce that the next semi-annual public meeting, held per the Shandaken SPDES permit, will be on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Schoharie Watershed Office, 6049 Main Street, Tannersville NY. NYC DEP will discuss the progress of activities conducted pursuant to the SPDES permit.

The meeting is open to the public and public input is welcome.

Contact: Kimberlee Kane, NYC DEP, 465 Columbus Avenue, Valhalla, NY 10595, Phone: (914) 773-4473, E-mail: kkane@dep.nyc.gov.


Pursuant to Title 3, Article 49 of the Environmental Conservation Law, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP) hereby gives public notice of the following:

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 49-0305 (9) of the Environmental Conservation Law, of the NYS OPRHP's intent to acquire a Conservation Easement from Scenic Hudson Land Trust over certain lands located at Mott Farm Road in the Town of Stony Point, County of Rockland and the State of New York.

For further information, contact:

Sandra Burnell
NYS OPRHP - Real Property Bureau
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12238
Phone: (518) 408-1964
E-mail: Sandra.Burnell@parks.ny.gov


Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Town of Hyde Park Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Mike's Auto Center will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by the applicant to enlarge an existing building with a 16 x 24 foot addition for the purpose of adding a third repair bay, to increase the number of vehicles permitted on the site from 37 spaces to 67 vehicles, and to make other associated site improvements on a .78 acre lot in the Neighborhood Business District. The proposed improvements will increase the scale of the site by more than 50% and the proposed action also includes a variance to increase the maximum scale of the site to 11,860 square feet. The project is located at 3638 Albany Post Road (Route 9) in the Town of Hyde Park, New York.

Contact: Ann Marie Hampson, Town of Hyde Park, Town Hall, 4383 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538, Phone: (845) 229-5111 extension 2.


Orange County - The City of Middletown Common Council , as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Indigot Water Site Supplemental Supply Easement Agreement will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the execution of an easement agreement between the City of Middletown and Orange County for the establishment of permanent rights for water supply on County-owned lands within the existing Indigot watershed to convey to the City of Middletown's existing water distribution system using existing City or County diversion, impounding, transmission, wells or storage facilities and any such improvement necessary for long term use and functionality. The project is located on various county-owned parcels within the Town of Greenville and Mount Hope, New York.

Contact: Jacob S. Tawil, City of Middletown, 16 James Street, Middletown, NY 10940, Phone: (845) 343-3169, E-mail: jtawil14@yahoo.com.


Ulster County - The Marbletown Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Barking Dog Antiques, Ltd. / Suzanne Paterson LLA will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a lot line adjustment to merge the 2 existing lots to create one lot with no disturbances proposed. Properties are located in the B-1 zoning district within the High Falls Historical District. The project is located at 5 and 7 Second Street in High Falls, Town of Marbletown, New York.

Contact: Richard Lanzarone. Town of Marbletown, P.O. Box 217, Stone Ridge, NY 12484, Phone: (845) 687-7500 extension 171, E-mail: planning @marbletown.net.


Ulster County - The Marbletown Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Gibbs LLA will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposed Lot Line Adjustment to reconfigure two (2) existing lots into two (2) building lots. Proposed lot line adjustment would reconfigure Lot 39 (which currently includes a single family dwelling with barn and shed) to be comprised of 3.53 acres and Lot 49 would be comprised of 8.41 acres with the Ricci/Gibbs property line to be clearly established. The project is located at 1066 Berme Road in High Falls, Town of Marbletown, New York.

Contact: Richard Lanzarone. Town of Marbletown, P.O. Box 217, Stone Ridge, NY 12484, Phone: (845) 687-7500 extension 171, E-mail: planning @marbletown.net.


Westchester County - The Village of Irvington Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local to Permit In-Law Apartments will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves an amendment of the Zoning Code to permit "in-law" apartments for family members or caretakers in one-family dwellings as an accessory use. The project is located throughout the Village of Irvington, New York.

Contact: Lawrence Schopfer, Village of Irvington, 85 Main Street, Irvington, NY 10533, Phone: (914) 591-4358, E-mail: lschopfer@irvingtonny.gov.


Westchester County - The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Kensico Shoreline Stabilization Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. In accordance with the Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD), this proposed project would protect water quality by providing stabilization and protection against wind and wave action in the project area near Shaft 18 at Kensico Reservoir, in order to minimize erosion and turbidity levels. This would be accomplished through placement of riprap along two locations of shoreline (totaling approximately 1,200 linear feet) near Delaware Shaft 18 in the Kensico Reservoir in the Town of Mount Pleasant, New York.

Contact: Sangamithra Iyer, NYC DEP, Office of Water Supply Infrastructure and Watershed Assessment, 59-17 Junction Boulevard, Flushing, NY 11373, Phone: (718) 595 3585, E-mail: siyer@dep.nyc.gov.


Positive Declaration

Orange County - The Town of Goshen Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed LEGOLAND New York may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a proposal by the project sponsor, Merlin Entertainments, to construct a commercial recreation facility on approximately 153 acres of a 524 acre site consisting of 13 total parcels located off Harriman Drive in the Town of Goshen, New York. The commercial recreation facility will consist of a LEGOLAND theme park including rides and attractions, an aquarium, theaters, restaurants, a hotel and various back of the house facilities, including offices and staff areas, as well as associated parking and drainage facilities. The project sponsor proposes to seek municipal water and sewer services.

Contact: Lee Bergus, Town of Goshen, Town Hall, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, NY 10924, Phone: (845) 294-6250.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Sleepy Hollow Local Development Corporation (LDC), as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed East Parcel Redevelopment. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on August 23, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sleepy Hollow Village Hall, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow NY 10591. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until September 30, 2016. The Draft EIS is available from the Sleepy Hollow, Village Hall, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow; the Warner Library 112 North Broadway, Tarrytown, NY 10591 and on line at: http://www.sleepyhollowny.gov/sleepy-hollow-local-development-corporation.

The action involves the redevelopment of approximately 28 acres of land for a new municipal Sleepy Hollow Department of Public Works facility, municipal parking, active and passive recreations uses and a new proposed vehicular overpass spanning the existing Metro-North rail lines and connecting the project site to lands on the west side of the rail lines. The project is located at 60 Continental Street in Sleepy Hollow, New York.

Contact: David Schroedel, Sleepy Hollow LDC, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591, Phone: (914) 366-5105, E-mail: david.schroedel@sleepyhollowldc.com.


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