ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

        
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Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed West Hook Sand and Gravel, Inc. Mine Expansion will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the expansion of an existing sand and gravel mining operation into an adjoining 20 acre parcel at the south east portion of the entire 263 acre mine property. A total of 138 acres of this property are currently approved for mining and reclamation. The project is located on West Hook Road, Towns of Fishkill and East Fishkill.

Contact: - Alec Ciesluk, NYS DEC, 21 S. Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, New York 12561, phone: (845) 256-3014.


Positive Declaration and Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Katonah-Lewisboro School District Board of Education, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed additions and alterations at various sites within the Katonah-Lewisboro School District may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on August 28, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. at the John Jay Middle School Library, Katonah, New York. Comments on the Draft EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until 10 days after the close of the public hearing, or until 30 days after filing of this Notice of Completion of the Draft EIS. The action involves additions and alterations to School District properties and buildings at five sites and possible acquisition and improvements to a sixth site, which will require approval of a bond referendum by the residents of the District. The scope of the project may include all or some of the following improvements: internal renovations to Katonah Elementary; additions and renovations to increase Miller Elementary, Lewisboro Elementary, Meadow Pond Elementary, John Jay Middle School, and John Jay High School; and proposed purchase of property opposite the John Jay Campus for the purpose of creating additional playing fields and a gravel parking area.

Contact: John Thibdeau, Katonah-Lewisboro School District, PO Box 387, Route 123 and Shady Lane, Katonah, New York 10536-0387, phone: (914) 763-7410.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS

Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Montgomery, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed American Freightways Truck Terminal. The action involves a special exception use permit and site plan approval for a 70,260 square foot truck terminal with 101 bays or doors expandable to 197 doors and an additional 47,600 square feet. The project is located on the northwest side of Neelytown Road (CR99) approximately 1/2 mile west of Route 208.

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


Notice of Acceptance of Final Supplemental EIS

Westchester County - The New York State Public Service Commission, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Case 01-E-0040 Joint Petition of Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. and Entergy Nuclear Indian Point 2, LLC, for Authority to Transfer Certain Generating and Related Assets and for Related Relief. The action involves Consolidated Edison Company of New York entering into an agreement to sell the Indian Point 1 and 2 Nuclear Generating Stations (IP1 & IP2) to Entergy Nuclear Indian Point, LLC. Under the provisions of Section 70 of the Public Service Law, this transfer cannot go forward without the approval of the NYS Public Service Commission (PSC). The proposed action is a subsequent action to regulatory policies concerning competition on the electric industry which were adopted by the PSC in Case 94-E-0952. Thus the Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (FSEIS) in the current case is supplemental to a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement (FGEIS) issued in Case 94-E-0952. The project is located in the Village of Buchanan, Westchester County.

Contact: John H. Smolinsky, NYS Department of Public Service, 3 Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12223, phone: (518) 474-5638.