ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Ulster County - The Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Belleayre Mountain Ski Center Unit Management Plan amendment will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. This action is an amendment to the existing unit management plan for the ski center adopted in 1998. It involves modification of the ski school teaching area at the State Department of Environmental Conservation operated Belleayre Mountain Ski Center. A 4.5 acre parcel adjacent to the present teaching area will be cleared of vegetation and an existing handle tow lift will be installed. A total of 852 trees will be removed and processed in keeping with Environmental Conservation Commissionerís Delegation Memorandum #84-06. Amendment of Article XIV of the Stateís Constitution provides for the removal of trees to construct ski trails and lifts. There are no rare or protected species of vegetation located in or bordering the disturbed area. Following tree cutting and lift installation, the location will be seeded.

Contact Carl P. Wiedemann, General Manager Forest Parks, Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, Albany, New York 12233-5253 - telephone 518-457-2500.


Positive Declaration

Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Town of Eastchester, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed United Water-New Rochell-New Source of Supply Improvements Project may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a connection to New York City's Delaware Aqueduct at Shaft 22 in the City of Yonkers; construction of a transmission main of approximately 1,800-2,600 feet to convey water from Shaft 22 to several existing distribution mains on St. Eleanora's Lane in Yonkers; and construction of a new 50 million gallon-per-day pump station and water treatment facility on California Road in the Town of Eastchester, as well as new transmission mains and other piping modifications within the Town.

Contact: Raymond Del Savio, Town of Eastchester Planning Board, Town Hall, 40 Mill Road, Eastchester, New York 10709.


Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Ulster County - The Town Board of the Town of Ulster, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Extension of Frank Sottile Boulevard may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping will take place on July 16, 2001 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, New York. The action involves the extension of Frank Sottile Boulevard which includes a new bridge over Route 199 and approximately 3,500 feet of new roadway leading to an upgraded intersection with Route 9W at Grant Avenue. The project is located in the northeast quadrant intersection of Routes 9W and 199 in the Town of Ulster.

Contact: Lisa Groppuso, Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Lake Katrine, New York 12449, phone: (845) 382-2765.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The City Council of the City of Yonkers, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Stop and Shop Supermarket, Special Exception Use Permit, Cross County Shopping Center. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Tuesday, June 26, 2001 at 8:00 p.m., City Council Chambers, Yonkers City Hall, 40 South Broadway, 4th Floor, Yonkers, New York. The action involves approving the issuance of a Special Exception Use Permit which would allow the conversion of a 75,500 sq. ft. multi-use commercial building to a state-of-the-art Stop and Shop supermarket. The supermarket will be located on an 8.4 acre parcel which is part of the Cross County Shopping, a 905,000 sq. ft. shopping center located in the City of Yonkers.

Contact: Kathy V. Israel, Office of the City Council President, 40 South Broadway, Room 403, Yonkers, New York 10701, phone: (914) 377-6060.


Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Town of Cortlandt, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Project No. 16-99 Preliminary Site Development Plan Approval and a Special Permit (Lakeland Acres). A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Wednesday, June 27, 2001 at 8:00 p.m. at the Vincent F. Nyberg General Meeting Room. Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor, New York. The action involves a proposed conventional subdivision of up to 145 residential units and other proposed related site improvements on 252 acres, and a proposed cluster/open space subdivision for up to 85 townhouse/condominiums, 2 single-family homes and 18-hole golf course with clubhouse and other proposed related site improvements. The project is located on the north side of Oregon Road, on the east side of Adams Rush Road and at the end of Beverly Road, Casperian Road, Michael John Amato Drive West, Anton Place, Ash Street, Popular Street, Pine Street, Spruce Street, Chestnut Street and Cedar Road in the Town of Cortlandt Manor.

Contact: Ken Verschoor, Town of Cortlandt Planning Board, Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor, New York 10567, phone (914) 734-1080.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Dutchess County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of Rhinebeck, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Village of Rhinebeck Local Zoning Law. The action involves a revision of the existing zoning code involving significant substantive and structural concerns. The project is located villagewide.

Contact: Valerie S. Kilmer, Village of Rhinebeck, 76 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New York 12572, phone: (845) 876-7015.