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ENB - Region 1 Notices 2/22/2017

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Suffolk County - The Town of Riverhead Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Minor Subdivision, Site Plan, and Special Permit of Green Meadow, LLC and sPower Solar Power Generating Facility, Step-up Facility, and Subsurface Transmission Power Line may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a minor subdivision of land, application for Site Plan and routing plan, and Special Permit for the construction of a 20 megawatt solar photovoltaic energy production facility proposed on three (3) parcels identified by the applicant as parcel A 109.9 ± acres; Lot B 5.8 ± acres and Lot C 2.35 ± acres located on the west side of Peconic Avenue, south of Middle Country Road in Calverton, Town of Riverhead, New York.

The Site Plan proposes an underground electrical transmission line (gen-tie line) which runs from the solar collection facility in an easterly direction in a 15 foot easement, crosses underneath Edwards Avenue, and then continues in a southerly direction in another 15 foot easement, and terminates at a proposed electrical voltage step-up facility located on an existing solar photovoltaic energy production facility.

Contact: Jeffrey Seeman, Town of Riverhead, 201 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901, Phone: (631) 727-3200 extension 201, E-mail: seeman@townofriverheadny.gov.


Suffolk County - The Town of Riverhead Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Verizon Wireless, LLC Special Permit/Site Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a proposed Site Plan and Special Permit by the applicant, Verizon Wireless, LLC for the construction of a new 100 foot concealment pole, the installation of wireless communications antennas therein, and the installation related equipment within a proposed equipment compound on 3,600 square foot of land in the Agricultural Protection (APZ) Zoning Use District. The project is located on the south side of Reeves Avenue and the east side of Horton Avenue in the Town of Riverhead, New York.

Contact: Jeffrey Seeman, Town of Riverhead, 201 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901, Phone: (631) 727-3200 extension 201, E-mail: seeman@townofriverheadny.gov.


Suffolk County - The Town of Riverhead Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Verizon Wireless, LLC for Site Plan and Special Permit may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a proposed Site Plan and Special Permit by the applicant, Verizon Wireless, LLC for the construction of a new 130 foot stealth monopole, the installation of wireless communications antennas therein and the installation related equipment within a proposed equipment compound on 3.06 acres of land in the Rural Corridor (RLC) Zoning Use District; present land use is in agriculture as an apple orchard with a hard cider production facility and associated tasting room. The project is located at 729 Main Road in Aquebogue, Town of Riverhead, New York.

Contact: Jeffrey Seeman, Town of Riverhead, 201 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901, Phone: (631) 727-3200 extension 201, E-mail: seeman@townofriverheadny.gov.


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