ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Wallkill, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Quickway Industrial Park #7 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves s/p sup for an approximate 153,000 sq. ft. warehouse building on an 10.802 acre parcel located in the PID zoned district. The project is located on Turner Drive in the Town of Wallkill.

Contact: Gary W. Lake, P. O. Box 398, Middletown, New York 10940, phone: (845) 692-7814, fax: (845) 692-2546.


Ulster County - The Town Board of the Town of Marlborough, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Marlborough Comprehensive Plan Update will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of an update to the Town of Marlborough's Comprehensive Plan. The last Town Comprehensive Plan was adopted in 1970. An update was prepared in 1992 but never officially adopted. The currently proposed Comprehensive Plan Update, essentially is a policy document. It reinforces the goals of the previous two planning documents and expands upon them.

The Town of Marlborough's plans to direct future development in the Town include goals to absorb future growth in ways that preserve the Town's rural character; to encourage the means to preserve agricultural lands and practices; to support the development of the hamlets as attractive, efficient centers for future development; to anticipate and mitigate negative impacts from future development; to relate development to appropriate transportation access; to encourage commercial development in appropriate areas; to develop a plan to protect water resources; to develop a plan to protect historic resources; and to establish a plan for the conservation of community and natural resources.

Contact: Cindy Albrechtser, P. O. Box 305, Milton, New York 12547, phone: (845) 795-5049.


Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Dutchess County The Planning Board of the Town of East Fishkill, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Lake Walton Park may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A scoping session will be announced after receiving a draft scope from the applicant. The project involves the subdivision of 231.1-acre parcel of property into ninety four residential, single-family lots. The application indicates that the site is proposed to be served by a community water system and individual, on-site septic systems. The project is located in the Town of East Fishkill. The 231.1-acre project site is located within the Town to the northwest of the Hopewell Junction hamlet. The property has frontage along Lake Walton Road, Cottage Drive, Orchard Lane and Radcliff Drive.

Contact: Pat Twomey, Town of East Fishkill Planning Board, Town Hall, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, New York 12533, phone: (845) 221-2428.


Positive Declaration and Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS

Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of East Fishkill, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of Local Laws "A" through "N" to implement the Comprehensive Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared. A public hearing on the Draft GEIS will be held on May 23, 2002 at 7:00 p.m. at the John Jay High School, Route 52, Hopewell Junction New York. Written comments on the Draft GEIS will be accepted until FRIDAY, JUNE 14, 2002 and should be addressed to the contact person. The proposed Comprehensive Plan recommends:

The proposed local laws are briefly summarized below:

Contact: Peter Idema, Town Hall, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533, Phone: (845) 221-4303 or (845) 221-9191.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS

Putnam County - The Town Board of the Town of Kent, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Kent Town Centre. The action involves a new Town Hall, Library, Police Station and future Senior Center, as well as Senior Housing on a 65.72 acre parcel. The project is located on Route 52 in the Town of Kent.

Contact: Annemarie Baisley, Town of Kent, 531 Route 52, Office One, Carmel, New York 10512, phone: (845) 225-2067.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Village of Tarrytown, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Tarryview Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held Tuesday, May 28, 2002 at 8:00 p.m. at the Village Hall. The action involves the subdivision of property that would permit the construction of nine single family houses subject to site plan approval. The project is located on Block 46, Lots 8, 10, 28, 33, 35 and 43; East of North Broadway (Route 9) between Neperan Road and Hamilton Place in the Village of Tarrytown.

Contact: James Hart, Village of Tarrytown, 21 Wildey Street, Tarrytown, New York 10591, phone: (914) 631-1885.


Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Town/Village of Harrison, as lead agency has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Fairways at Harrison. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 6, 2002 at 7:30 p.m. at the Municipal Building, One Heineman Place, Harrison, New York. Comments on the Draft EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until at least ten days following the close of the public hearing. The action involves a proposal to subdivide and develop approximately 45 acres of undeveloped land, situated immediately northwesterly of and contiguous to Westchester Country Club, into 25 building lots. Twenty-three of the lots would have access from an interior roadway connecting to Polly Park Road in the Town/Village of Harrison. The two remaining lots would have access directly to Polly Park Road. Lot sizes would range from approximately 43,560 square feet (1.0 acres) to approximately 145,926 square feet (3.35 acres) in conformity with the existing R-1 District zoning requirements that are applicable to this land. The subdivision would accommodate 25 single-family residences with hookups to existing public water and sewers.

In 1987, the Planning Board of the Town/Village of Harrison issued preliminary approval for a 39 lot subdivision, with a road layout that is very similar to the current proposal. The current proposal considers the location of wetlands and steep slope topography and reduces the number of homes to more sensitively utilize the property. The project is located The site is located in the Town/Village of Harrison in Westchester County, New York. It has 540 feet of road frontage on Polly Park Road at its eastern extension, and 660 feet of frontage on the western end, where the SEQR Notice of Completion of Draft EIS proposed site access is located. The project site is comprised of the following tax lots: Block 567, Lot 1 and Block 566, Lot 2 in the Town/Village of Harrison.

The site is bordered on the southeast by Westchester Country Club, and on the north by Polly Park Road. St. Vincent’s Hospital is located due south of the property, approximately 0.5 miles away on North Street, and the North Street interchange of the Hutchinson River Parkway is north of Polly Park Road approximately 0.5 miles away from the site. Approximately 1 mile away at the other (eastern) end of Polly Park Road is the interchange for Route 120 at the Cross Westchester Expressway (Interstate Route 287).

Contact: Ann Acavell, The Planning Board, Municipal Building, One Heineman Place, Harrison, New York 10528, phone: (914) 835-2000 X240.


Notice of Acceptance of Supplemental Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Planning board of the Village of Hastings-on-Hudson, as lead agency, has accepted a Supplemental Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the applications for a zone change, site plan review, subdivision and other approvals for the development of a residential development to be known as Riverwalk Village. A public hearing on the Supplemental Draft EIS will be held on June 3, 2002 at 8:00 p.m. at the Municipal Building, 7 Maple Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson. Comments will be accepted by the contact person until at least the close of business on June 14, 2002 or thereafter as determined by the Lead Agency at the public hearing. The action involves the following:

The Proposed Action is the development of a 157-apartment market-rate residential development to be known as Riverwalk Village, which would consist of eight residential buildings with on-site recreational amenities, accessory parking (approximately 352 parking spaces), and landscaped areas, utilizing existing public water and sewer service. The development would be comprised of seven townhouse style residential buildings and one central three-story elevator building. It would include 16 affordable units. All of the buildings would be three stories tall and 40 feet in height. The site of the Proposed Action is the 7.45 acre property (Tax Map Section 11, Sheet 22, Parcels P4 and P4A) located along the west side of Saw Mill River Road (NY State Route 9A) adjacent to the Village of Hastings-on-Hudson’s municipal boundary with the Town of Greenburgh.

Contact: Neil Hess, Hastings Planning Board, Village Hall, 7 Maple Avenue, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706, phone: (914) 478-3400, fax: (914) 478-4624.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Village of Tarrytown, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Tarryview Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2002 at 8:00 p.m. at Village Hall. Written comments will be accepted for a period not less than 10 days following the close of the public hearing. The action involves a subdivision of property that would permit the construction of nine single family houses subject to site plan approval. The project is located on Block 46, Lots 8, 10,28,33, 35, and 43; East of North Broadway (Route 9) between Neperan Road and Hamilton Place, in the Village of Tarrytown (Westchester County).

Contact: James Hart, Village of Tarrytown, 21 Wildey Street, Tarrytown, NY 10591, phone: (914) 631-1885.


Westchester County - The Planning Board of the City of White Plains, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Jillian Estates Subdivision and Site Plan Approval. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 29, 2002 at 8:00 p.m. at the White Plains Common Council Chambers, Second Floor, Municipal Building, 255 Main Street, White Plains, New York. The action involves a subdivision of a 4.51 acre parcel into approximately 14 lots for single-family detached homes in accordance with the regulations of the R1-5 (minimum 5,000 sq. ft. lot) Residential One Family Zoning District. Construction of a sanitary sewer connection through an undeveloped portion of the Sunset Drive street right-of-way from Woodcrest Avenue to Hall Avenue. Construction of a stormwater detention system. The preservation of approximately 1.3 acres of undisturbed open space areas which include wetland and 50 ft. wetland setback areas. The project is located on Crestview Drive & Sunset Drive adjacent to the Westchester County Silver Lake Park. (Section 126.05, Block 3, Lot 2, formerly known as Ward 5, Block 88, Lot 1B.).

Contact: Rod Johnson, City of White Plains, Planning Department, Municipal Building, 255 Main Street, Municipal Building Annex, White Plains, New York 10601, phone: (914) 422-1372, fax: (914) 422-1301.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Dutchess County - The City of Poughkeepsie School District, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed District-Wide Facilities Plan. The action involves The Poughkeepsie City School District proposes to fund and undertake a district-wide facilities improvement plan, the elements of which include:

The project is located:

Contact: Robert C. Watson, Sr., Poughkeepsie City School District, 11 College Avenue, Poughkeepsie, New York 12603, phone: (845) 451-4950.


Westchester County - The Planning Board of the Village of Scarsdale, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Scarsdale (Saxon Wood Road) Assisted Living Facility. The action involves the proposed construction of a 115-unit assisted living facility for the frail elderly. The majority of the site (5.83 acres) is located in the Village of Scarsdale, with the remaining 1.14 acres located within the City of White Plains. The site is currently occupied by wetlands areas on the eastern portion of the property and steep slopes on the western portion. The bulk of the development would be located in the central portion of the property. The development would take place within the Village of Scarsdale except for access which would be from Saxon Wood Road in the City of White Plains. The project is located on Saxon Wood Road, Village of Scarsdale, Westchester County, New York.

Contact: Elizabeth Marrinan, Village Hall, 1001 Post Road, Scarsdale, New York 10583, phone: (914) 722-1132.


Westchester County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of Ossining, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Harbor Square. The action involves development of 180 apartment units (10% of which would be affordable) on the waterfront, along with 2.7 acres of publicly accessible open space, a restaurant and other non-residential uses, on-site parking, and other amenities. This plan (revised in response to comments on the DEIS) increases publicly accessible open space on the project site from approximately 40% to 60%, reduces the amount of proposed residential development by 20%, redesigns and reorients proposed buildings to enhance visual impacts, and provides added on-site parking.

The FEIS had been deemed completed and accepted by the Village Board of the Village of Ossining, as lead agency, for the proposed action on March 19, 2002, with comments accepted on the Final EIS by the contact person until April 22, 2002. Subsequently, seventeen (17) additional comment letters on the DEIS were discovered, which were announced at a public hearing on the FEIS held on April 11, 2002. Responses to these additional comments letters have been prepared and reviewed by the Village Board and attached as an FEIS Addendum. The Environmental Impact Statement has been revised, and deemed complete and accepted by the Village Board of the Village of Ossining, as lead agency, for the proposed project. Comments on the full FEIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until May 10, 2002. The project is located between Westerly Road and the Hudson River.

Contact: Paul Shew, Village of Ossining, 16 Croton Avenue, Ossining, New York 10562, phone: (914) 941-3554, fax: (914) 762-7710.