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ENB - Region 3 Notices 11/15/2017

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Extension of the Public Comment Period

Dutchess County - The Town of Poughkeepsie Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed MacDonnell Heights Town Center (Eastdale Village). Written comments on the Draft EIS will be now be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on November 22, 2017. The Draft EIS is available from the Town of Poughkeepsie Town Clerk and Planning Department, Town Hall, 1 Overocker Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 and on line at:

The action involves development of a Town Center as a mixed-use, pedestrian friendly, residential and commercial development with up to 390 residential dwelling units in apartments and townhomes; 85,000 to 180,000 square feet of commercial and non-residential space, recreational amenities, parking and water supply sewage collection and treatment, and storm water control facilities. The project is located 928, 932, 935 and 936 Dutchess Turnpike and Victory Lane in the Town of Poughkeepsie, New York.

Contact: Neil A. Wilson, Town of Poughkeepsie, 1 Overocker Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603; Phone: (845) 485-3657, E-mail:

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