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Public Notice

Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Stephen Gauger of East Hampton, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Shelter Island Sound approximately 900 feet from shore, northerly of Cedar Beach Point. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Shelter Island Sound at Latitude North 41@ 02' 24" and Longitude West 72@ 23' 10". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 200 vinyl-coated wire mesh shellfish cages measuring 3' x 3' x 3'. The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) and bay scallop (Argopecten irradians). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 1 mile of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than May 11, 2001. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Applic. No. OBC-A-3-01.

CONTACT: Debra A. Barnes, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.


Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Christopher VanDyke of Sag Harbor, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Noyac Bay approximately 1,500 feet from shore, southeasterly of Jessup Neck Point. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Noyac Bay at Latitude North 41@ 00' 30" and Longitude West 72@ 22' 02". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 100 vinyl-coated wire mesh shellfish cages measuring 3' x 3' x 3'. The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) and bay scallop (Argopecten irradians). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 2 miles of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than May 11, 2001. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Applic. No. OBC-A-4-01.

CONTACT: Debra A. Barnes, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.


Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Gary Crowther of Jamesport, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Great Peconic Bay approximately 2,000 feet from shore, southwesterly of Brushs Point. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Great Peconic Bay at Latitude North 40@ 56' 46" and Longitude West 72@ 32' 55". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 200 steel and plastic mesh shellfish cages measuring 2.5' x 3' x 4.5'. The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica), hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria), blue mussel (Mytilus edulis) and bay scallop (Argopecten irradians). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 1 mile of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than May 11, 2001. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Applic. No. OBC-A-5-01.

CONTACT: Debra A. Barnes, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.

Public Scoping

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Brookhaven, as lead agency invites public comment on the draft scope for the DEIS to be prepared on the rezoning proposal by Bartholomew Spadaro. Written comments on the draft scope must be received by the lead agency no later than May 4, 2001. The action involves a change of zone petition by Bartholomew Spadaro from J-2 Bus., PRC Res. and A-1 Res. to L-1 Ind, and J-2 Bus., to support expansion of an existing airport facility. The project is located on Montauk Highway, E. Moriches Rd., East Moriches, New York.

Contact: Ralph F. Wiebelt, Division of Planning, 3233 Route 112, Medford, New York 11763, phone (516)451-6415.

Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $1,000,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $1,000,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to finance part of the $1,375,000 estimated maximum cost of the recreation development of the former North Sea Landfill site. The project is located at the North Sea Landfill, Majors Path, Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $250,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $250,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to pay the cost of the establishment of a park, including beach and related improvements, to Wildwood Lake in Riverside in and for said Town. The project is located at Wildwood Lake, Riverside, Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $200,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $200,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, for the acquisition of machinery and apparatus for construction and maintenance for use by the town highway department in and for said Town. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $85,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $85,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, for the acquisition of reclaimers to be used for heating highway patch by the Town Highway department in and for said Town. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $25,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $25,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to finance part of the cost of the construction of public restroom facilities within the Bridgehampton Business District in and for said Town. The project is located in the Bridgehampton Business District, Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $500,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $500,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to pay the cost of the upgrade of the existing computer equipment for the town's central information system in and for said Town. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $400,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $400,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to finance the construction of a firematic training center in and for said Town. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $250,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $250,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, to finance the cost of additional renovations and improvements to Town Hall. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Issuance of $100,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of $100,000 bonds of the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, for the financing of a public works inventory of drainage and utility systems and improved town property in and for said Town. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: David J. Gilmartin, Jr., Town Attorney, Town Hall, Southampton, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 283-6000, Fax: (631) 283-5606, E-mail: mseaman@town.southampton.ny.us


Suffolk County - The Town of Brookhaven Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ranches at the Villages will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project is located in the Town of Brookhaven.

Contact: Stan Allan, Town Clerk, Town of Brookhaven.