ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Public Hearing

Orange County - The Department of Environmental Conservation has announced a hearing at the request of the applicant on the conditions attached to the renewal of the NYS Pollution Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) for Nepera, Inc., Route 17, Harriman, NY. The hearing will commence at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2000, at the Harriman Village Hall. Additional information concerning the contested conditions and participating in the hearing can be found at http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/notices/nepera.htm.


Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Montgomery, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Taylor Tree Recycling Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal to construct additions to each end of an existing open C and D processing building. Each addition will be 4,800 square feet in area with a roof. The project is located on Neelytown Road in the Town of Montgomery.

Contact: Mrs. Cathie Raia, Town of Montgomery, Planning Board, Town Hall, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, NY 12549, phone: (845) 457-2643


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Village of Mount Kisco, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Town and Country Senior Residence Expansion. The action involves the construction of a 31,955 square foot addition to an existing senior living facility. The action would result in the expansion of an existing non-conforming use with the RS-12 Zoning District. The project is located at 53 Mountain Avenue, Mount Kisco, New York.

Contact: Austin Cassidy, 104 Main Street, Mount Kisco, NY 10549, phone: (914) 241-0500


Dutchess County - The East Fishkill Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed nine amendments of the Town of East Fishkill Zoning Laws. The action involves amendments to the following laws: Local Law "B", a local law amending the zoning definitions and provisions on "farming," and creating the "Active Farm Overlay (AFO)" zone; Local Law "C", a local law placing certain residentially zoned properties in the "Active Farm Overlay (AFO)" zone; Local Law "D", a local law amending the zoning provisions applicable to the Conservation Residential Development (CRD) zone; Local Law "E", a local law changing the zoning classification of approximately 221.5 acres of land in the vicinity of Seaman Road from light industrial (l-1S) to residential (R-2); Local Law "F", a local law changing the zoning classification of approximately 55 acres of land in the vicinity of Jackson Road from Industrial (l-1) to Residential (R-1); Local Law "G", a local law changing the zoning classification of approximately 15 acres of land in the vicinity of Ryan Drive from Heavy Industrial to Residential; Local Law "H", a local law changing the zoning classification of approximately 158.55 acres of land from Heavy Industrial to Conservation Residential and approximately 10.85 acres of land from residential to conservation residential; Local Law "I", a local law changing the zoning classification of approximately 26 acres of land located in the vicinity of the Hamlet of Hopewell Junction of Heavy Industry to Residential; and Local Law "J", a local law eliminating excavation and filling as a permitted principal use in residential zoning districts. The project is located in the Town of East Fishkill, New York.

Contact: Peter Idema, Supervisor, Town Hall, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533, phone: (914)221-4303