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 Submission of Application And Adoption of Local Law will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves submission of application to the New York State commissioner of Economic Development to revise the boundaries of the Empire Zone and the adoption of a companion local law, the effect of which will be to exclude certain unsuitable lands in the City of Poughkeepsie and the Town of Poughkeepsie and add other suitable lands within the towns of Poughkeepsie, Wappinger and Pawling and the City of Poughkeepsie. The project is located in areas in the Towns of Poughkeepsie, Wappinger and Pawling and the City of Poughkeepsie.

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


Ulster County - The Town Board of the Town of New Paltz, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law to Amend the Zoning Code will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves amending the town of New Paltz Code as to addition paragraph "5" being a list of Additional Exempt Activities to Article XV, "Steep Slope Protection" Section 140-135 "Exempt and Regulated Activities". The project is townwide.

Contact: Marian Cappillino, Office of Town Clerk, PO Box 550, New Paltz, NY 12561, phone: (845) 255-0100, fax: (845) 256-0537.


Positive Declaration

Westchester County - The Town Board of the Town of Cortlandt, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of the 2003 Comprehensive Master Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the 2003 Comprehensive Plan which provides a town-wide set of long range policy recommendation to be followed by the community to plan, guide and shape future growth and land use. The project is located townwide.

Contact: Jo-Ann Dyckman, Town of Cortlandt, Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567-1244, phone: (914(734-1020.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Town of Somers Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Eagle River Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 12, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. at the Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY. Comments on the DEIS will be accepted by the contact person until not less than 10 days after the close of the public hearing or 30 days after the filing of the Notice of Completion, whichever date is later. The action involves development of the Eagle River site as a conservation subdivision with a total of 108 single-family house lots, 362.3 acres of open space and 4.1 miles of new public roadway. The project is located on both sides of Primrose Street (NY Route 139) and adjacent to NY Routes 100 and 35, and Van Rensselaer, Plum Brook and Hilltop Roads in the Town of Somers.

Contact: Marilyn Murphy, Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY 10589, phone: (914) 277-5366.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS And Public Hearing

Dutchess County - The Town of Wappinger Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Shamrock Hills Subdivision. A public hearing will be held on May 3, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. at the town Hall, 20 Middlebush Road, Wappinger Falls, NY. Comments on the Final EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until May 13, 2004 or 10 days after the close of the public hearing on the FEIS, whichever comes later. The action involves a lot line realignment involving the transfer of 42.71 acres from Contrail (Parcel B on the plans) to Shamrock Hills (Parcel A on the plans), resulting in two lots 100.56 acres (Shamrock Hills) and 158.5 acres (Contrail) in size with a 64-lot subdivision occurring on the 100.56-acre Shamrock Hills lot. The project is located in the Town of Wappinger, Dutchess County, New York.

Contact: Barbra Roberti, Town Hall, 20 Middlebush Road, P.O. Box 324, Wappingers Falls, New York 12590-0324, phone:(845) 297-1373.