The Environmental Justice Advisory Group, established by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, will be holding four public meetings throughout New York State to solicit comments on environmental justice issues affecting the people of the State of New York. The meeting schedule is as follows:
|June 27, 2000||New York, NY Federal Building
290 Broadway, 30th Floor, NY, NY
|2:00 PM - 4:00 PM AND|
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
|July 12, 2000||Albany, NY Council of Community Services Bldg.
200 Henry Johnson Blvd., Albany, NY
|6:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
*Please plan to arrive on time in order to participate fully in the meeting.*
Topics for Comment: We invite you to comment on any of the following issues, or any other environmental justice-related issues of concern to you:
If you cannot attend one of the public meetings, you can send written comments to:
Monica Abreu Conley, Esq., Environmental Justice Coordinator, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 50 Wolf Road, Room 611, Albany, NY 12233-1040 or send an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Notice of Complete Application|
Applicant: Linchris Hotel Partners
320 Green Avenue
Sayville, NY 11782
15 Horseblock Place
Farmingville, NY 11738
Contact: Walter Hilbert, P.E.
Application No.: SPDES NY-0253219
SEQR: Project is a unlisted action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. No coordinated review was performed.
SHPA: Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
Location: Islip, Suffolk County
Comments Due: July 15, 2000
Project description: The department has made a tentative determination to issue a SPDES permit for the discharge of 22,000 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to the groundwater located at Ocean Avenue, Ronkonkoma, New York. The proposed discharge is located with an area designated as a sole source aquifer. The following public water purveyors have been identified as having service areas located within a three mile radius of the applicant's facility: 1) Suffolk County Water Authority. SPDES NY-0253219
Suffolk County - The Village of Northport, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Napper Tandy's Site Plan #47 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of an addition to the existing building. The required parking spaces will increase from 20 spaces to 29 spaces. The project is located on Laurel Avenue, Northport, New York.
Contact: Supervisor, Village of Northport, PO Box 358, Northport, New York 11768, phone: (516) 261-7502.
Suffolk County - The Town of Huntington Planning Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed ZBA #16464, Channing and Robert Reuschenberg may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the special use permit to allow the operation of the site's use as Concrete Pre-cast Business, with offices, machine and repair shop, five garage bays, storage, etc. The project is located on the southwest corner of Pulaski Road and Town Line Road in East Northport, within the Town of Huntington.
Contact: Town of Huntington Planning Board, 100 Main Street, Huntington, New York 117423, phone: (516) 351-3216.
|Call for Comments on Draft Scope|
Nassau County - The Zoning Board of Appeals, Village of Roslyn Estates, as lead agency has elected to conduct a scoping process. The Board of Appeals requests public input with respect to the New Church of Greater New York. All public comments should be set forth in writing and submitted to the Board of Appeals for consideration not later than 5:00 p.m. on June 16, 2000.
Contact: Nancy Yoshii, Clerk to the Board of Appeals, Incorporated Village of Roslyn Estates, 25 The Tulips, Roslyn Estates, New York 11576.
|Positive Declaration and Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS|
Nassau County - The State Education Department, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed new construction of Middle School for the Roosevelt Union Free School District, SED Project No. 28-02-08-03-0-029-001, may have a significant environmental impact and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared. Comments are requested on the Draft EIS and will be accepted by the contact person until June 26, 2000. The action involves 107,000 square feet of new construction on existing property. The project is located at 1 Wagner Avenue in the Town of Hempstead, Nassau County.
Contact: Carl Thurnau, The State Education Department, Facilities Planning, Rm 1060 EBA, Albany, NY 12234.
Nassau County - The State Education Department, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Roosevelt Unified School District, SED Project No. 28-02-08-03-0-028-001 may have a significant adverse impact on the environmental and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared. The Draft EIS is available for review at the State Education Department, Facilities Planning, Room 1060 EBA, Albany, New York 12234. The action involves new construction of the Washington-Rose School. The project is located at #1 Wagner Avenue, Roosevelt, Town of Hempstead, Nassau County.
Contact: Maureen Lavare, State Education Department, Facilities Planning, Room 1060 EBA, Albany, New York 12234, phone: (518) 474-3906.
|Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing|
Nassau County - The Village of Old Westbury Board of Zoning Appeals, as lead agency has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Solomon Schechter Day School of Nassau County. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Thursday, June 22, 2000, at 7:00 p.m. at the Old Westbury Village Hall, One Store Hill Road, Old Westbury, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until10 days after the close of the public hearing. The action consists of the development of a 1,200-student private school known as the Solomon Schechter Day School, serving grades pre-K through 12. The project will be located on a 40-acre site, situated north of the intersection of North Store Hill Road (the Long Island North Service Road) and Powell's Lane, in the Village of Old Westbury.
Contact: Kenneth J. Callahan, Village Clerk, One Store Hill Road, Old Westbury, NY 11568, phone: (516) 626-0800.