ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The County of Dutchess, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed adoption of a local law will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the submission of application and adoption of a local law to revise the boundaries of the Poughkeepsie Dutchess Empire Zone by excluding unsuitable lands and adding other territory to the Empire Zone. The location for the project are areas in the Town of Poughkeepsie.

Contact: Roger Akeley, Planning and Development, 27 High Street, Poughkeepsie, New York 12601, phone: (845) 486-3600.


Westchester County - The Scarsdale Village Board of Trustees, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Financing and construction of a Mixed-Use Parking Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposed construction of a mixed use parking structure with 415 spaces and approximately 7,500 sq. ft. of retail space. The two story (27.5 feet tall) structure would include two 35 foot tall stair towers and is proposed for the site of an existing open parking lot in the Village of Scarsdale, NY. The project’s conceptual design includes architectural features, materials and landscaping that would enhance the Village’s downtown character. In addition, the structure has been carefully sited to minimize the impact on an apartment complex immediately adjacent. The project is located on the north side of Christie Place between East Parkway and Chase Road, Scarsdale NY.

Contact: Stephen Pappalardo, Scarsdale Village Hall, 1001 Post Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583, phone: 914-722-1110, fax: 914-722-1119.


Positive Declaration

Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Montgomery, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Overnite Transportation Company may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves construction of a 93,500 sq. ft. truck terminal on a 30.5 acre site on Route 99 adjacent to the Home Depot Warehouse Distribution Center and across from the Do-It-Best Distribution Center. The building contains a 7,000 sq. ft. office and will be constructed in two phases as business warrants. A 6,500 sq. ft. truck service facility will be built on-site in the parking area. Automobile parking is provided for 237 vehicles and there are 166 truck loading docks and spaces plus parking for an additional 333 truck trailers. Central water and sewer service is anticipated. An on-site well will be an alternative for water supply. All stormwater will be handled on site in accordance with anticipated SPDES permit requirements.

Contact: Cathie Raia, Town of Montgomery Planning Board, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, New York 12549.


Westchester County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of Sleepy Hollow, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Sleepy Hollow Water Supply Improvement Program may have a significant adverse impact on the environmental and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves improvements to the Village of Sleepy Hollow municipal water supply infrastructure including expansion of the available capacity of the reservoir, upgrade of the current pump station and distribution system. The proposed improvement program is designed to comply with the Ten State Standards and Insurance Services Office requirements. Portions of the proposed action occur outside the Village of Sleepy Hollow including: the potential to expand the reservoir capacity in the vicinity of the existing reservoir located in the Rockefeller State Park Preserve and improvements to the Village Pump Station located in the Village of Tarrytown. The proposed action is located in the Village of Sleepy Hollow, Town of Mt. Pleasant and Village of Tarrytown.

Contact: Dwight Douglas, Village Hall, 28 Beekman Avenue, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591, phone: (914) 366-5105.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of East Fishkill, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Moore Property Development Plan. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on April 22, 2003 at 7:30 p.m. at the East Fishkill Town Hall, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, New York. The Public Comment Period ends May 6, 2003. The action involves a residential development consisting of 263 single family housing units, a Hamlet Center area, Community Meetinghouse, community retail center, Village Green and central park on approximately 169 acres of a 480-acre site known as the "Moore Property" in East Fishkill, New York. The remaining 311 acres are to be preserved as open space. The project will be served with central water and sewer by transportation corporations to be created. The project is located in the northeastern portion of East Fishkill, Dutchess County, New York, east of the Taconic State Parkway and south of County Route 9/Beekman Road. Phillips Road and Benton Moore Road currently run through the project site. Fishkill Creek runs through and forms a portion of the southern boundary of the site.

Contact: Pat Twomey, Town of East Fishkill, 330 Route 376, Hopewell Junction, NY 12533, (845) 221-2428.