ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Board of Education of the Commack Union Free School District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed additions and alterations at Commack High School will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves additions and alterations to Commack High School, including construction of a 42-classroom addition and retaining walls; addition of one gym station; addition of one band room; addition of one study hall; expansion of the cafeteria; expansion of two art rooms; expansion of guidance office; expansion of resource center; expansion of library; exterior physical education equipment to be relocated; miscellaneous interior renovation/re configuration; addition of 100+ parking stalls and addition of retaining walls; construction of a new boiler room; relocation of existing natural gas service; installation of new 15,000 gallon fuel oil storage tank; installation of new electric service; installation of new water service; installation of new RPZ device; expansion of on-site sanitary system; installation of additional dry wells in the area of the new classroom addition and expanded parking area; and installation of acid waste storage tanks for science laboratories. Upon implementation of the proposed action, the square footage of the existing 271,000 square foot school will be increased to 372,000 square feet. The project is located on Scholar Lane, Commack, New York.

Contact: James Feltman, Commack Union Free School District, P. O. Box 150, Commack, New York 11725, phone: (631) 912-2005.


Suffolk County - The Board of Education of Commack Union Free School District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed additions and alterations at Commack Middle School will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves additions and alterations to Commack Middle School, including construction of a 32-classroom addition; addition of new gymnasium, auxiliary gym and weight room; addition of new locker rooms; expansion of the cafeteria; expansion of the nurse’s office; addition of retaining walls at classroom addition and gym stations; miscellaneous interior renovation/re configuration; re configuration of baseball and softball fields; relocation of soccer field; demolition and relocation of four tennis courts to current location of soccer field; construction of a new boiler room; installation of new 15,000 gallon fuel oil storage tank; installation of new electric service; expansion of an existing on-site sanitary system; installation of a new on-site hydrant; installation of new water service; installation of additional dry wells in the area of the new classroom addition; and installation of acid waste storage tank for science laboratories. Upon implementation of the proposed action, the square footage of the existing 228,000 square foot school will be increased to 320,452 square feet. The project is located on Vanderbilt Parkway, Commack, New York.

Contact: James Feltman, Commack Union Free School District, P. O. Box 150, Commack, New York 11725, phone: (631) 912-2005.


Suffolk County - The New York State Department of Transportation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Route 25 resurfacing, restoration and rehabilitation will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Route 25 in the Village of Greenport including drainage, sidewalk, curb, sign and parking improvements. The project is located on Route 25 from 6th Street to Main Street in the Village of Greenport, Suffolk County.

Contact: Brian Hoffmann, New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT), Regional Design Group, Region 10, State Office Building, Veterans Memorial Highway, Hauppauge, New York 11788, phone: (631)-952-7941.


Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Amendment to Chapter 292-39B Subdivision of Land will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves replacement of the existing wetland preservation standards consistent with the provisions of Chapter 325. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: Martin E. Shea, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, New York 11968, phone: (631) 287-5710.


Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Southampton, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Amendment to Chapter 325 (wetlands) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves amending Chapter 325 to allow for administrative review of certain regulated activities and to establish an administrative permit procedure. The project is located in the Town of Southampton.

Contact: Martin E. Shea, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, New York 11968, phone: (631) 287-5710.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Riverhead, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed North Fork Knolls (Alvin Benjamin) Special Permit. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 16, 2001 at 3:00 p.m. at Riverhead Town Hall, Meeting Room, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until May 30, 2001. The action involves construction of a 296-unit, senior citizen rental and condominium community together with associated site improvements, including an on-site sewage treatment plant on a 78.4 acre parcel zoned Business 'A'. The project is located on the west side of Cross River Drive, north of Sawmill Creek in Riverhead.

Contact: Richard Hanley, Town of Riverhead Planning Department, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York 11901, phone: (516) 727-3200-Ext. 239.


Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Riverhead, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed William Dries and Anthony Specchio Special Permit. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 30, 2001 at 3:00 p.m. at Riverhead Town Hall, Meeting Room, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until June 22, 2001. The action involves construction of two 10,000 square foot, 264 seat restaurants on a 4.2 acre parcel zoned Industrial 'A'. The project is located on the south side of Old Country Road, approximately 1,800 feet west of Kroemer Avenue in Riverhead.

Contact: Richard Hanley, Town of Riverhead Planning Department, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York 11901, phone: (516) 727-3200, Ext. 239.


Suffolk County - The Planning Board of the Town of Riverhead, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Aquebogue Golf Resorts. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 17, 2001 at 3:00 p.m. at Riverhead Town Hall, Meeting room, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until May 30, 2001. The action involves subdividing a total of 185,789 acres in 5 separate tax lots and zoned Residence 'A' and Agriculture 'A' into 161 single and separate parcels of from 40, 010 square feet to 174,248 square feet based on straight grid yield. The project is located southeast and southwest corners of the intersection of Northville Turnpike and Cross River Drive, also lying between Cross River Drive, Northville Turnpike and Sound Avenue, also south of Sound Avenue, east of Long Island National Golf Course and, lastly, at the south end of the golf course, Aquebogue, Riverhead.

Contact: Richard Hanley, Planning Department, Town of Riverhead, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York 11901, phone: (516) 727-3200, Ext. 239.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Smithtown, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Nesconset Armory Park. The action involves creation of a multi-use active recreational park, with miscellaneous facilities, on a partially developed 40.01 acre parcel of land zoned PB, R-10, and R-15. The project is located in the Town of Smithtown.

Contact: Russell K. Barnett, Department of Environment and Waterways, 124 West Main Street, Smithtown, New York 11787, phone: (631) 360-7514.

Continuation of Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Nassau County Planning Commission, as lead agency, has accepted an Amended Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Preliminary Subdivision Map of Pisciotta Property. The action involves the construction of seven single-family homes on a 2.03 acre parcel. Potential environmental impacts include steep slopes, drainage, soils and traffic safety. A Public Hearing will be held on May 17, 2001 at 9:45 a.m. at the office of the Nassau County Planning Commission, Administration Building, 400 County Seat Drive, Mineola, New York. Written comments will be accepted until May 17, 2001. The project is located on the north side of Glenwood Road at the intersection of Kissam Lane, Glenwood Landing, Town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County, New York.

Contact: Larry Berger, Planner Supervisor, Nassau County Planning Commission, 400 County Seat Drive, Mineola, NY 11501, phone: (516) 571-5882, fax: (516) 571-3839.