ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Notice

Region 3 - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has determined that the Registry of Inactive Hazardous Waste Disposal Sites in New York State needs to be amended to delete site number 314044, known as Tuck Industries. This site is located in the Town of Beacon, in the County of Dutchess, and is located at Tioronda Avenue.

The reason for deletion is: Tuck Industries has completed two years of groundwater monitoring as required by the Record of Decision (ROD). Groundwater data indicates that the site no longer poses a significant threat and should be delisted.

Written comments on this proposed deletion are welcome, and should be sent to:

Project Manager: Mr. James Schreyer
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Road
New Paltz, NY 12561

All written comments must be received by March 12, 2003. A summary of all written comments will be assembled and a summary will be available for viewing at our Region 3 Headquarters in New Paltz, NY.


Positive Declaration

Westchester County - The Village Board of the Village of Pelham Manor, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law Amending the Business District Provisions of the Village of Pelham Manor Zoning Ordinance may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves modification of the Village of Pelham Nanor's business zoning districts B1, B2, and B3. The amendments would: 1)extend the sunset provision to allow property owners additional time to either conform or relocate non-conforming uses; 2)reduce the required dimensions of a parking space; 3)lower the amount of retail required as a percentabe of gross floor area; 4)increase the maximum building and development coverage; and 5)provide a more specific set of parking requirements. The project is located village-wide.

Contact: John T. Pierpont, Village of Pelham Manor, 4 Penfield Place, Pelham Manor, NY 10803, phone: (914) 738-8820.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Westchester County - The Board of Legislators of Westchester County, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Westchester Community College Facilities Master Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on February 27, 2003 at 2 - 4 p.m. and 7 - 9 p.m. at the Westchester Community College, Classroom Building, Room C-200. The action involves implementation of the 1999 Facilities Master Plan. The Plan recommends that the College construct additional space and reconfigure existing space to meet the needs of the College. New construction will include an approximately 73,000 square-foot instructional building and an approximately 13,000 square-foot addition to the Student Center. In addition, an approximately 40,000 square-foot English as a Second Language building is proposed. The Plan also recommends renovations of many of the existing buildings, demolition of two maintenance buildings, and various site improvements, such as new walkways, additional parking, new access drives, new signage, utility upgrades, and athletic field improvements. The project is located at 75 Grasslands Road, Town of Greenburgh, Westchester County, New York.

Contact: Claudia Maxwell, Westchester County Planning Department, 148 Martine Ave, White Plains, NY 10601, phone: (914)995-3530, fax: (914)995-3780, E-mail: ccn4@westchestergov.com


Westchester, Putnam, Ulster Counties - The New York City Department of Environmental Protection, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed expansion of New York City's Waterfowl Management Program may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on March 11, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at Onteora High School, 4166 Route 28, Boiceville, and March 12, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at Katonah Library, 26 Bedford Road, Katonah. The objective of the Waterfowl Management Program is to minimize the fecal coliform loads to the reservoir that result from roosting birds during the migratory season. The program, which is currently implemented at Kensico Reservoir, includes three activities: avian population monitoring, avian deterrence activities and avian disbursement. The proposed expanded Waterfowl Management Program would include additional potential source water reservoirs beyond the current program at Kensico. These additional reservoirs would be Ashokan, Cross River, Croton Falls, Rondout, and West Branch. The project is located in Ashokan, Cross River, Croton Falls, Rondout, and West Branch reservoirs.

Contact: Diane M. McCarthy, 59-17 Junction Boulevard, 11th floor,Flushing, NY 11373, phone: 718-595-6443, Fax: 718-595-4479 Email: dmccarthy@dep.nyc.gov


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of LaGrange, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Rolling Meadows Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Tuesday, April 1, 2003 at 7:30 p.m., 120 Stringham Road, LaGrangeville NY. The action involves development of a cluster type 130 lot residential subdivision to be known as “Rolling Meadows at LaGrange” on 170.625 acres of undeveloped land. The project includes new roads and infrastructure with connections to municipal water and sanitary sewer service. The project is located in the vicinity of NY Route 55 and Mandalay Drive in the Town of LaGrange, Dutchess County, New York.

Contact: John S. Brewster, Town of LaGrange Department of Planning, Zoning & Building, 120 Stringham Road, La Grangeville, NY 12540-5507, (845) 452-2046.