ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

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6NYCRR Part 40 Notice of Proposed Rule Making

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 11-1303 and 13-0339-a, the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Proposed Rule Making for 6NYCRR Part 40 relating to marine finfish. This notice will be published in issue 1 of the State Register, dated 1/7/2004.

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


Negative Declaration

Nassau County - The Plainview Water District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Volatile Organics Removal at Plant No. 7 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction of a new air stripping treatment system for the removal of volatile organic contaminants at Plant No. 7. The project is located at Washington Avenue/Plainview Water District.

Contact: Paul J. Granger, Plainview Water District, phone: (516) 931-6469, fax: (516) 931-8683.


Conditioned Negative Declaration

Nassau County - The Town of Oyster Bay Planning Advisory Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Redevelopment of 145 Stewart Avenue (Garrett Auto Parts Property), Bethpage, NY will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30 day public comment period commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves redevelopment of property for use as a Commerce Bank facility. All existing structures on the site associated with Garrett Auto Parts will be demolished, the site will be remediated pursuant to NYSDEC requirements, and a new Commerce Bank building will be constructed, with associated parking, driveways and landscaping. The project is located at 145 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY.

The conditions are:

Issuance of building permit for the construction of the new bank building and areas of on-site pavement shall be contingent upon verification from NYSDEC that excavation and removal of contaminated soils has been completed to that agency’s satisfaction.

Contact: Kevin Galloway, Town of Oyster Bay Department of Public Works, 150 Miller Place, Syosset, NY 11791


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Flower Hill, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Application for Site Plan Approval and Modification of Declaration of Covenants and Restrictions Proposed St. Francis Hospital Master Facilities Project. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on March 1, 2004 at 8:00 p.m. at the Village Hall of the Incorporated Village of Flower Hill, One Bonnie Heights Road, Manhasset, NY. Written comments will be accepted by the contact person until March 15, 2004. St. Francis Hospital has applied to the Incorporated Village of Flower Hill for an expansion of its existing facility. The project includes the construction of new clinical, diagnostic and treatment space, patient care areas, improvements to existing support services, enhancements to the physical plant and expansion of parking facilities and site amenities. The new construction would include 154,000 square feet of new hospital space, 75,000 square feet of renovations, Central Utility Plant renovations including a 700-square-foot chiller plant expansion, construction of 345 below-ground parking spaces and associated site improvements. Total patient care capacity would increase by 85 beds for a new licensed capacity of 364 beds. Demolition of the St. Joseph, St. Rose and Our Lady Pavilions is also proposed. The project is located at 100 Port Washington Blvd., Roslyn, NY.

Contact: Leslie Ann Taggard, Incorporated Village of Flower Hill, Village Hall, One Bonnie Heights Road, Manhasset, NY 11030, phone: (516) 627-2253.