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6NYCRR Part 40 Notice of Proposed Rule Making

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 11-0303, 13-0105, 13-0338, 13-0339-a, 13-0340, 13-0340-a, 13-0340-b, 13-0340-d,13-0340-e, 13-0340-f, and 13-0347 the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of proposed rule making for 6NYCRR Part 40 relating to marine and estuarine finfish. The proposed rule making notice will be published in issue 11 of the State Register, dated 03/19/2003.

For further information contact:
Alice Weber
Bureau of Marine Resources
NYSDEC
205 N. Bellemeade Rd
East Setauket, NY 11733
Telephone: (631) 444-0435
E-mail: amweber@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Positive Declaration

Westchester County - The Planning Board of the City of New Rochelle, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Iona College East Campus Development Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves within the confines of its East Campus property, Iona College construction of a new two-story student union building of 40,750 square feet, expand the Mulcahy Campus Center with a new two-story athletic facility of 44,154 square feet, expand Ryan Library with a two-story addition of 15,000 square feet, construct a 116-space parking lot off Beechmont Drive, and demolish several existing wood-frame structures. The project is located on the east side of North Avenue, north of Hubert Place/ President Street, south of Beechmont Street, City of New Rochelle.

Contact: Edward Lynch, Dept. of Development, City Hall - 515 North Avenue, New Rochelle, New York 10801, phone: (914) 654-2183, fax: (914) 632-3626.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Westchester County - The Common Council of White Plains, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 221 Main Street Project 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 13, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at the White Plains Common Council Chambers, Municipal Building, Second Floor, 255 Main Street, White Plains, NY. The action involves new construction of an approximately 192 room hotel, 200 residential units and approximately 500,000 square feet of office use (for a total of approximately 1.1 million square feet of floor area) with the associated parking, to be constructed in two buildings, in addition to the construction of the Court Street as a new public right-of-way from Main Street to Hamilton Avenue. The project is located in the City of White Plains, Westchester County. The project site in downtown White Plains is generally located at the intersection of Mamaroneck Avenue and Main Street. It is bounded by Main Street (N. Y. State Route 119 Eastbound), Church Street, Hamilton Avenue (N. Y. State Route 119 Westbound) and the proposed extension of Court Street from Main Street northerly to Hamilton Avenue.

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 Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County The Planning Board of the Village of Warwick, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Liberty Green Residential Community. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on March 27, 2003, at 7:30 p.m. at Warwick Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Village of Warwick. The action involves development of an affordable senior citizen residential community in accordance with the provision of the Village of Warwick’s Zoning Code for the MR-SC (Multiple Residence – Senior Citizen) zoning district. The proposed project will contain 250 one-bedroom affordable multi-family residential units in six two-story structures for adults aged 55 years and older on a 17-acre parcel on Grand Street in the Village of Warwick, Orange County, New York. It is expected that the Village will construct a Senior Center on this lot. The project will be constructed in four phases over four to five years following site plan approval. The first phase will consist of buildings 1 and 2, a total of 96 units, installation of infrastructure required for buildings 1 and 2, and installation of landscape screens. The DEIS also considers several alternatives, including a modified compacted site design with three three-story structures concentrated toward the center of the site. The project is located on Grand Street - Village of Warwick, Orange County, NY.

Contact: George Aulen, Planning Board, 77 Main Street, P. O. Box 369, Warwick, NY 10990.


Notice of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Orange County - The Town of Goshen, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Northern Recycling, Inc Solid Waste Management Facility. The action involves consideration of application for permit pursuant to Chapter 80-B of the Code of the Town of Goshen for siting a solid waste management facility for processing, recycling and transfer of construction and emolition debris municipal solid waste and recyclables to process a maximum of 395 tons per day of municipal waste, C&D debris and 70 tons per day of recyclables pursuant to an existing NYSDEC Permit. The project is located on an 8.9 acre parcel located on Hartley Road in the Town of Goshen.

Contact: Cecelia Walker, Town of Goshen, Town Hall, P O Box 217, Goshen, NY 10924, phone: (845) 294-6250.


Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Warwick, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed West View Estates Subdivision. The action involves subdivision approval of a 188.76- acre parcel into 50 lots. A total of 49 residential dwellings are proposed on 49 lots in a cluster arrangement on 69.36 acres. A remainder 50th lot is proposed, consisting of 119.4 acres to be used for continued farming activities. Approximately 69.1 acres of Lot 50 will be restricted from future development as part of the conserved open space in the proposed cluster development. Each of the residential lots is proposed for an individual septic disposal system and groundwater well. The project is located on Sanford Road and West Street Extension in the Town of Warwick.

Contact: Connie Sardo, Town of Warwick Planning Board, 132 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY 10990, phone: (845) 986-1127.


Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Newburgh, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Pilot Travel Center. The project consists of a Pilot Travel Center consisting of separate automobile and truck fueling centers, a convenience store, fast-food restaurant and other ancillary facilities for the truckers and motoring public along with parking for trucks, automobiles and recreation vehicles, all on a 13.545 acre site. The project is located on Route 17K opposite Lakeside Road at the westerly corner of the intersection with Exit 6 of the Interstate Route 84.

Contact: Town of Newburgh Planning Board, 308 Gardnertown Road, Newburgh, NY 12550, phone: (845) 564-7804.


Putnam County The Planning Board of the Town of Southeast, as lead agency has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Terravest International Corporate Park. The action involves approximately 451,000 square feet of office/warehouse uses, 72 units of senior housing, and creation of a town park. The project is located in the northwest portion of the Town of Southeast along International Boulevard and Zimmer Road.

Contact: Laurie Fricchione, kTown of Southeast, 67 Main Street, Brewster, NY 10509, phone: (845) 279-7736.