ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the City of Poughkeepsie, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Fox Hill Phase VII will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a site plan and partial rezoning in order to construct 44 two bedroom residential units with 97 associated parking spaces on a 5 acre parcel. The project is located at Wilbur Boulevard/Cedar Avenue in the City of Poughkeepsie.

Contact: Susan Sanderson, Planning Department Office, Box 300, Municipal Building, Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, New York 12602, phone: (845) 451-4055.


Positive Declaration

Orange County The Planning Board of the Town of Montgomery, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Target Warehouse Distribution Facility may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves construction of a warehouse distribution center for the northeast region of a major retailer in Montgomery. The building is 1,660,680 square feet at full build-out scheduled for 2004. It will be constructed in two stages and contains a warehouse, shipping dock and offices within the building. The project is located between the Orange County Airport and the Village of Montgomery off Route 211. It is setback 1,150 feet from Route 211 and lies across the Wallkill River from a proposed town park, at the edge of a runway for the airport and near an existing village park and residential development area approximately 500 feet distant.

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


Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Wallkill, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wal-Mart Distribution Center may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves:

The project is located along State Route 17K and is bounded on the west by U.S. Route 17 in the Town of Wallkill.

Contact:Carol Kelly, Town of Wallkill Planning Board, 600 Route 211 East, P. O. Box 398, Middletown, New York 10940, phone: (845) 692-7814.


Notice Of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS

Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of East Fishkill, as lead agency, has accepted a Generic Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Hopewell Hamlet Sewer District. The action involves the creation of the Hopewell Hamlet Sewer District, located within the Town of East Fishkill which involves the construction of a wastewater collection system and a wastewater treatment plan to serve the existing commercial properties within the hamlet as well as enable developers of the proposed developments (Crooked Oaks, Hopewell Glen, Lake Walton, Twin Creeks, Unity Plaza, and Village Green) to connect their subdivisions to the facility. The project is located in Hopewell Hamlet, East Fishkill.

Contact: Peter Idema, Town of East Fishkill, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, New York 12533.


Notice Of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Town Board of the Town of Greenburgh, as lead agency, has accepted a Generic Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Replacement Buildings and Long-Term Master Plan for the Hackley School. A public hearing will be held on October 23, 2002 at 7:15 p.m. at the Greenburgh Town Hall, 320 Tarrytown Road, Elmsford, New York. The action involves a current application for site plan approval for the development of a new approximately 64,000 SF middle school/science building, an addition to the lower school building, and related landscaping, parking, and site access improvements. The long-term Hackley School Master Plan is intended to provide a program for the upgrade of various school facilities while maintaining the open space character of the campus. Future development could include a loop road in the southern, built-up portion of the site, a swimming pool, a new performing arts theater, athletic fields, and a new gymnasium/field house, provided sufficient funding is available over time. Potential environmental impacts that were analyzed in the DGEIS were: impacts to land use and zoning; topography (particularly with regard to steep slopes), soils, and wetlands; surface or groundwater and drainage flow; aesthetics and community character; vegetation and wildlife; transportation and parking ; community facilities; water supply and sanitary sewer; cultural resources; and construction. The DGEIS was accepted by the Lead Agency on September 25, 2002. The project is located at 293 Benedict Avenue, Tarrytown, NY.

Contact: Commissioner of Community Development and Conservation Mark T. Stellato E-mail: planzone@greenburgh.com


Notice Of Acceptance of Final EIS

Ulster County - The Marlboro School District, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Elementary Rehabilitation and Expansion Plan. The action involves implementation of a plan to reallocate the elementary school student population to retain “neighborhood” schools at the K-2 grade levels at the Milton Elementary School, Marlboro Elementary School, and Middle Hope Elementary School, and to provide a centrally located facility for all grade 3-5 students at the Marlboro Elementary School. To accomplish this the following facility improvements are proposed: i) construction of a 65,000 square foot expansion at Marlboro Elementary; and, ii) construction of 6,500 square feet at Middle Hope Elementary; and, iii) construction of 2,000 square feet and interior rehabilitation for ADA access at Milton Elementary. The project is located at:

Milton Elementary School
21 Milton Turnpike
Milton, New York 12547

Marlboro Elementary School
1380 Route 9W
Marlborough, New York

Middle Hope Elementary School
62 Overlook Drive
Newburgh, New York

Contact: Julie Amodeo, Marlboro School District, 50 Cross Road, Marlboro, New York 12542, phone: (845) 236-5800.