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ENB - Region 1 Notices 8/2/2017

Public Notice

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application from 71 New Street Huntington LLC for a site known as 71 New Street Project, site ID #C152248. This site is located in the Town of Huntington, within the County of Suffolk, and is located at 71 New Street, Huntington, NY 11746.

A copy of the application and other relevant documents are available at the document repository located at the Huntington Public Library, 383 Main Street, Huntington, NY 11743.

There are several ways to comment on BCP applications. Comments can be submitted to the site Project Manager: John Sheehan, NYSDEC - Region 1 Office, Division of Environmental Remediation, SUNY - Stony Brook, 50 Circle Road, Stony Brook, NY 11790; Phone: (631) 444-0244, E-mail: john.sheehan@dec.ny.gov. All comments must be submitted by September 1, 2017.

Site information can be viewed by entering the site ID noted above at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/cfmx/extapps/derexternal/index.cfm?pageid=3.

We would also encourage those interested in receiving information on future activities at this site or any other site to sign up to NYS DEC's Contaminated Sites E-mail List at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/61092.html.

What is the Brownfield Cleanup Program?

New York's Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) is designed is to encourage private-sector cleanups of brownfields and to promote their redevelopment as a means to revitalize economically blighted communities. The BCP is an alternative to "greenfield" (land not previously developed or contaminated) development and is intended to remove some of the barriers to, and provide tax incentives for, the redevelopment of brownfields. Since its inception (2003), the BCP has catalyzed the cleanup of more than 300 contaminated sites statewide and incentivized redevelopment. There are more than 350 active sites in the BCP.

Additional information on the State's Brownfield program is available at NYS DEC's website: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/8450.html.


Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Town of Brookhaven Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Residential Overlay Code Amendment will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a change Section 85-725(F) of the Code of the Town of Brookhaven to incentivize the redemption of Pine Barren credits within the Residential Overlay District (ROD) in the Town of Brookhaven. Specifically, the code amendment will allow for a multiplication factor of 1.2 times the previous amount in order to determine the ROD yield for parcels within the A-1 Residential district and A-2 Residential District. The project is located throughout the Town of Brookhaven, New York.

Contact: Anthony Graves, Town of Brookhaven, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738, Phone: (631) 451-6455, E-mail: agraves@brookhaven.org.


Suffolk County - The New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Long Term Lease of Five Development Parcels at the Farmingdale Republic Airport will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the long term lease of five development parcels at Republic Airport which is generally bounded by Conklin Street to the north, New Highway to the east, Farmingdale Road (NY 109) to the south, and Broad Hollow Road (NY 110) to the west in the hamlet of East Farmingdale, Town of Babylon, New York. Specifically, the proposed action consists of the long-term lease and redevelopment of five parcels (Parcel A, B, C, D, and E). Additionally, the applicant is proposing to lease and manage the existing Echo Ramp, which is partially contiguous to Parcel C at the southwest extent of the ramp.

Contact: Gerardo Mendoza, NYS DOT - Aviation Bureau, , 50 Wolf Road, 5th Floor, Albany, NY 12232, Phone: (518) 485-7691.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft SGEIS and Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The East Hampton Town Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed AT&T at Iacono Farms Personal Wireless Service Center Site Plan/Special Permit. A public hearing on the Draft SGEIS will be held on August 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. at the East Hampton Town Hall, 159 Pantigo Road, East Hampton NY 11937. Written comments on the Draft SGEIS will be accepted until August 21, 2017. The Draft SGEIS is available from the contact person listed and on line at: http://ehamptonny.gov/581/ATT-Iacono-Farms-PWSF.

The action involves the creation of a new personal wireless service facility consisting of a total of nine (9) antennas with three (3) mounted at 95 foot Above Ground Level (AGL), three (3) mounted at 85 foot AGL and three (3) mounted at 75 foot AGL on an existing 120 foot tall lattice tower which contains a wind turbine and GPS antenna. Also proposed is a 12 foot x 28 foot (336 square foot) equipment shelter with a 39 foot x 18 foot (702 square foot) 8 foot tall chain link fence enclosure, cable bridge, roof-mounted GPS unit and generator.

The parcel is zoned A5: Residence and is situated within the Agricultural Overlay District. The parcel is 100% cleared and has been both historically and presently used for agriculture. It is situated on the north side of Long Lane in East Hampton and is surrounded by a mixture of agricultural and residential uses.

The project is located at 100 Long Lane in the Town of East Hampton, New York.

Contact: Joseph B. Potter, Town of East Hampton, 300 Pantigo Place, Suite 103, East Hampton, NY 11937, Phone: (631) 324-2696, E-mail: PlanningBoard@ehamptonny.gov.


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