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ENB - Region 1 Notices 7/19/2017

Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Village of Lindenhurst Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed adoption of Downtown Redevelopment District (DRD) Floating Zone, Establishment of Certain Property as a DRD, and Development of Such Property Pursuant to DRD Zoning will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption by the Village of Lindenhurst Village Board of Trustees of proposed Local Law #3-2017 dated May 2017 which amends the Village Code to establish a "floating zone" district in the Village of Lindenhurst to be known as the Downtown Redevelopment District (DRD). The establishment as a DRD on an approximately 7.14 acre subject site located on the north by East Hoffman Avenue, on the east by South Pennsylvania Avenue, on the west by South Smith Street and on the south by East Gates Avenue in the Village of Lindenhurst, New York. Currently the site is developed with commercial and light industrial uses, vacant buildings, and a small undeveloped wooded area, And the development of the subject site pursuant to the DRD zoning as a 260 unit residential rental community with 339 standard parking spaces (including 12 handicapped accessible spaces), the equivalent of 40 land banked parking spaces, an outdoor swimming pool and patio and various amenities, and stream restoration and mitigation plantings (proposed project also known as Lindenhurst Residences). The project is located RD Floating Zone applies to eligible parcels of three acres or more located within walking distance of the Long Island Railroad (LIRR) Station platform and Central Business District in the Village of Lindenhurst, New York.

Contact: Douglas Madlon, Village of Lindenhurst, 430 South Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst, NY 11757, Phone: (631) 957-7500, E-mail: dmadlon@villageoflindenhurstny.gov.


Suffolk County - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sewer System Connection at Heckscher State Park will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by NYS OPRHP to abandon the existing on-site sanitary systems and replace them with a low pressure sewer system connecting Heckscher State Park to the Southwest Sewer District. The proposed high density polyethylene force mains and lateral lines will be installed via horizontal directional drilling. Open cut excavation will only be permitted for the installation of pump stations, building sewers and force appurtenances. Limits of disturbance are within and adjacent to existing roadways and trails, to be staked in the field and approved by the NYS OPRHP regional biologist prior to construction. There will be no disruption of NYS OPRHP facilities' operations and vegetation will be restored using native species. The project is located on Heckscher Parkway in East Islip, New York.

Contact: Nicole Garofolo, NYS OPRHP - Long Island Regional Headquarters, P.O. Box 247, Babylon, NY 11702, Phone: (631) 321-3548, E-mail: nicole.garofolo@parks.ny.gov.


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