ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Brownfield Cleanup Program

City of Kingston, Dutchess County State of New York

Pursuant to ECL 27-1407 and 1417

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (Department) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program pursuant to ECL 27-1400 et seq. The Brownfield Cleanup Program is designed to encourage the remediation of contaminated properties known as brownfields for reuse and redevelopment. Martin Mittelmark has submitted an application, dated November 19, 2003, to participate in the Brownfield Cleanup Program. The application was determined to be complete by the Department on November 21, 2003. The property described in the application is located at 42 Gates Avenue, Saratoga, New York. The application proposes that the applicant will conduct investigation and/or remedial activities at the site. The application proposes that the site will be used for commercial purposes.

The Department will receive public comments concerning the application for thirty days, from December 3, 2003 through January 2, 2004. A copy of the application is available by contacting the Department’s representative at the address listed below.

All citizens are encouraged to offer comments in writing to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-7015
ATTN: Chittibabu Vasudevan
Phone #: (518) 402-9625


Public Hearing

A public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Poughkeepsie, New York at the Town Meeting Room, One Overocker Road, Poughkeepsie, New York on December 17, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. The Town will hear the comments from the public and will consider the adoption of a resolution forming the proposed Ultra-Craft Homes Sewer District in the Town of Poughkeepsie.


DRAFT REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR MATERIALS RECOVERY FACILITY CONTRACTOR

ROCKLAND COUNTY SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT AUTHORITY NEW YORK STATE REGISTER NOTICE

Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority is issuing a Draft Request For Proposals (DRFP) for a Materials Recovery Facility Contractor. The Contractor shall (1) furnish all labor, materials, supplies, and equipment, as detailed in the RFP, (2) produce recovered materials in accordance with specifications set forth in the RFP by separately processing commingled containers and commingled paper, (3) operate and maintain all equipment (except the scale system), (4) accept, account for, store and market the recovered material, and dispose of residue and rejects at the adjacent Transfer Station, (5) complete certain retrofits during a transfer period, and (6) secure, renew, and comply with all required permits.

The DRFP will be available beginning on December 15, 2003 from:
Ronald C. Delo, P.E.
Executive Director
Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority
420 Torne Valley Road
Hillburn, New York 10931
Telephone Number: (845) 753-2200

The DRFP is being made available to Proposers in compliance with New York State Municipal Law, Section 120-w. A pre-proposal conference and site visit will be held on January 12, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. in the Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority Conference Center at its Hillburn, New York offices. Although not mandatory, attendance at the meeting is strongly encouraged.


Negative Declaration

Rockland County - The Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, as lead agency, has determined that the relocation of the Torne Brook Pump Station to Torne Valley Road will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The pump station was originally located on Torne Brook Road near Bridge and Lake Streets. This action will move it farther from the Ramapo River and other environmentally sensitive areas. The proposed site is located at the current site of the Town of Ramapo leachate storage tank. The leachate storage tank is no longer needed and will be removed. The project is located in the Town of Ramapo.

Contact: Ronald C. Delo, P.E., Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, 4 Route 340, Orangeburg, NY 10962; phone 845-365-6111; fax 845-365-6686.


Rockland County - The Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, as lead agency, has determined that the relocation of the original Torne Valley Pump Station will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. This pump station was originally proposed along Route 59 near Torne Valley Road. The pump station was relocated to the site north of Fourth Street due to the lack of available area for access and future expansion at the originally proposed location. The pump station’s name will be changed from Torne Valley PS to the Fourth Street PS. The project is located in the Village of Hillburn in the Town of Ramapo.

Contact: Ronald C. Delo, P.E., Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, 4 Route 340, Orangeburg, NY 10962; phone 845-365-6111; fax 845-365-6686.


Rockland County - The Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, as lead agency, has determined that the relocation of the Sloatsburg Pump Station from the north to the south side of Nakoma Brook will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. Both locations are on Village of Sloatsburg property. The site is moved in order to avoid conflict with future and proposed facility development in the Village of Sloatsburg Community Fields. The project is located in the Town of Ramapo.

Contact: Ronald C. Delo, P.E., Rockland County Sewer District No. 1, 4 Route 340, Orangeburg, NY 10962; phone 845-365-6111; fax 845-365-6686.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Village of Monroe Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Hidden Creek Development. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on December 10, 2003 at 8:00 p.m. at the Mombasha Firehouse, 526 Route 17M, Village of Monroe. Comments will be accepted until December 29, 2003. The project involves a 149 unit multifamily residential development, including a private road and appurtenances, on a 29.3 acre parcel in the Village of Monroe.

Contact: Marilyn Karlich, Planning Board, 7 Stage Road, Village of Monroe, NY 10950, phone: (845) 782-8341, fax: (845) 782-3006.


Orange County - The Town of Goshen Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Lone Oak Estates Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on December 18, 2003, at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall of the Town of Goshen, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, New York. The action involves an application by Fini Bros. to the Town of Goshen Planning Board for Subdivision Plat approval for a 162-lot single-family residential subdivision of a combined 226.7-acre tract and all related permits, approvals and compliance determinations from other involved agencies. The project is located southeast of NYS Route 17 between the end of Harriman Drive and Arcadia Road and designated on the Town of Goshen Tax Map as Section 11-1-49.2, 11-1-58, 27-8-10 through –16, 27-9-1 through –14 and 27-10-1 through –3.

Contact: Hon. Ralph Huddleston, Town of Goshen Planning Board, Town of Goshen, 41 Webster Avenue, Goshen, New York 10924, phone: (845) 294-6996.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS And Public Hearing

Orange and Rockland Counties - The Town Board of the Town of Tuxedo, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Tuxedo Reserve Planned Integrated Development. The action involves the construction of 1,195 housing units and approximately 266,000 square feet of associated nonresidential uses. The proposed action would be located on 2,376 acres of land located primarily within the Town of Tuxedo, Orange County, New York, with 38 acres in the Village of Sloatsburg, Rockland County, New York. Major roads generally bordering the site are Warwick Brook Road on the north, County Route 84 on the west, Country Route 72 and Eagle Valley Road on the south, and State Route l7 on the east. Approximately 1,700 acres of the 2,376 site would remain undeveloped open space.A public hearing will be held on A public hearing on the FEIS will be held on Monday, December 15, 2003 at 7:00 p.m. at Tuxedo Town Hall, Temple Hill Road, Tuxedo, New York. The purpose of the hearing is to allow members of the public, as well as involved and interested agencies, to provide comments on the FEIS to the Tuxedo Town Board. A copy of the FEIS will be on file for review at the following locations:

Tuxedo Town Hall
Temple Hill Road
Tuxedo, New York
(845) 351-4411

Tuxedo Park Library
Orange Turnpike (Route 17)
Tuxedo, New York
(845) 351-2207

Sloatsburg Library
2 Liberty Rock Road
Sloatsburg, New York
(845) 753-2001

Contact: Kenneth R. Magar, Sr., Town of Tuxedo, Town Hall, Temple Hill Road, Box 725, Tuxedo, New York 10987, phone: (845) 351-2265.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Westchester County - The Union Free School District of the Tarrytowns, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Additions and Alterations to Various Schools. The project involves additions and alterations at the following schools:

Sleepy Hollow High School/Middle School
210 North Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York

Paulding Elementary School
154 North Broadway
Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York

Tappan Hill Elementary School
50 Ichabod Lane
Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York

Washington Irving, Jr. High School
103 South Broadway
Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York

The new construction work varies according to the needs of the individual school facilities, and will include classrooms and instructional spaces, media centers, administrative offices, auditorium/cafetoriums, and other educational, instructional and support spaces.

Anticipated alterations include expansion of existing educational, instructional and support spaces, exterior window and door replacement, addressing current areas of ADA non-compliance, updating or installing computer system infrastructure, and updating heating and ventilating systems, plumbing and electrical systems. Anticipated site improvements will involve the construction of athletic playfields, playgrounds, reconfiguration of vehicular circulation, new parking spaces, and landscaping to enhance the functional, aesthetic and historic qualities of the school grounds.

Contact: Howard Smith, 200 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, New York 10591, phone: (914) 631-9404, (914) 332-6283, E-mail: hwsmith@tufsd.org