ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Long Island Power Authority (LIPA), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Greenport Generating Facility project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the siting, construction, and operation of a 54 megawatt simple-cycle turbine generator in the Village of Greenport, Town of Southold, Suffolk County, New York by Global Common Greenport, LLC. The project also involves the installation of a 69-kV, approximately 1.2 mile, transmission line from the proposed facility to LIPA’s existing Southold Substation and the physical expansion of that Substation to accommodate the proposed Greenport Generating Facility. The proposed project will meet a need for additional generating capacity and improved system reliability in the portion of the LIPA grid serving the North and South Forks of Long Island.

Contact: Edward J. Grilli, Chief of Staff, Long Island Power Authority, 333 Earle Ovington Boulevard, Suite 403, Uniondale, NY 11533, phone: (516) 719-9877, E-mail: egrilli@lipower.org

Public Hearing

Suffolk County - Please take notice that a public hearing will be held on January 22, 2003 at 7:20 p.m. at the Riverhead Town Hall, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York to hear all interested persons to consider the purchase of development rights fo 35.30 acres of agricultural lands owned by William Burns locatedon the northerly side of Middle Country Road, Calverton, New York, at $33,500 per acre, further described as Suffolk County Tax Map #0600-98-1-3.1, pursuant to Section 247 of the New York State General Municipal Law and Chapter 44 of the Riverhead Town Code.

Contact: Barbara Grattan, Town Clerk, Riverhead Town Hall, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York.


Suffolk County - Take Notice, a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Southampton on January 28, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at Southampton Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, New York, to hear any and all persons either for or against "A Local Law amending Chapter 330-109 and 330-5 of the Southampton Town Code concerning the installation of fenses."

Contact: Patrick A. Heaney, Supervisor, Town Clerk's Office, Southampton, New York.

Public Scoping Meeting

Suffolk County - The Town of Southold, as lead agency, will hold a public scoping session on the proposed Southold Comprehensive Implementation Strategy. The scoping session will be held on January 29, 2003 at 7:30 p.m. at the Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Road, Southold, New York.

Contact: Elizabeth A. Neville, Town Clerk,Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Road, Southold, New York.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Town of Oyster Bay Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed WSNCHS East, Long Island Home Redevelopment, & Lowe's Home Centers. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on February 4, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay, NY. The action involves the construction of a 308-unit senior citizen cooperative complex; construction of a 92-unit assisted living facility; construction of a 175,526 sq. ft. home improvement retail center; and development of public recreational facilities, to be dedicated to the Town of Oyster Bay and the Incorporated Village of Amityville, on various portions of the site. The total acreage of the site is approximately 58.56 acres, currently used as the campus for South Oaks Hospital. The project is located on the north and south sides of Sunrise Highway and the east and west sides of County Line Road, Massapequa, Town of Oyster Bay, and in Amityville, Town of Babylon.

Contact: Kevin Galloway, Executive Secretary, Town Environmental Quality Review Commission, 150 Miller Place, Syosset, NY 11791, phone: (516) 677-5824.