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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 11/08/2017

Orange County


Merlin Entertainments Group US Holdings, Inc
3201 Lionshead Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92010


Harriman Dr
Goshen, NY 10924

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Goshen, Orange County

Project Description:

The applicant, Merlin Entertainments Group US Holdings, Inc. proposes 0.377 acres of disturbance and 0.77 acres of mitigation to waters of the US, associated with the construction of Legoland theme park and resort, located in the Town of Goshen, Orange County.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: Goshen Town Planning Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Based on the information provided in cultural resources survey reports for this project, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have an impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. Measures have been undertaken in consultation with OPRHP to avoid or mitigate impacts to registered or eligible resources. These agreed upon measures conclude the SHPA review.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Dec 08, 2017.


Tracey L O'Malley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 S Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561

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