ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Greene County – The Town of Catskill, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Irving School Property Transfer will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the transfer of ownership of the Irving School from the Catskill Central School District to the Town of Catskill. The project is located within the East Side Historic District, 27 Thompson Street in the Town of Catskill, NY.

Contact: Joseph F. Izzo, Town of Catskill, 439 Main Street, Catskill, NY 12414, phone: (518) 943–2141.


Montgomery County – The Town Board of the Town of Florida, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Florida Zoning Amendment will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the rezoning of approximately 224 acres of land and creation of a new C–2 district. The land is currently zoned Residential and Industrial Business Park. The Town Planning Board has determined that permitting new commercial and light industrial development within the new Town water and sewer districts would support the developing Florida Business Park. After review, the Planning Board has also determined that the proposed commercial/mixed use district would be in compliance with the Town Comprehensive Plan.

Contact:William E. Strevy, 214 Fort Hunter Road, Amsterdam, NY 12010.


Schenectady County – The Town Board of the Town of Niskayuna, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Niskayuna Comprehensive Plan (Plan 02003) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the updating of the comprehensive master plan for the development of the entire area of the Town of Niskayuna.

Contact: Kathleen Matern, Town of Niskayuna, Planning Department, One Niskayuna Circle, Niskayuna, NY 12309–4381, phone: (518) 386–4530.


Positive Declaration

Albany County – The Town Board of the Town of Guilderland, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Northeast Industrial Park Master Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves preparing a Generic Environmental Impact Statement (GEIS) for the evaluation of future potential impacts of development resulting from build out pursuant to the Northeast Industrial Park Master Plan. The Master Plan proposes 1.6 million square feet of industrial use, 160,000 square feet of office use and 190,000 square feet of research and development use on 558 acres, in addition to the existing industrial development. The action also involves an amendment to the existing Industrial zoning district or amendment to the existing zoning ordinance. The project is located on NYS Route 146 and County Route 201, Guilderland.

Contact: Jan Weston, Town of Guilderland, email:westonj@townofguilderland.org.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Rensselaer County – The Planning Board of the Town of East Greenbush, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Witbeck Subdivision. The action involves the construction of a 30 lot subdivision with 29 single family detached homes on an 11.5 acre site owned by Mr. George Witbeck and Majorie Witbeck. The site is located southeast of the corner of Summit Avenue and Madison Avenue East in the Town of East Greenbush, NY. The subject property is identified on the Town of East Greenbush Tax Maps as parcel number 115.18-4-7. The project requires a sewer district extension to connect the subdivision to the Hampton Manor Sewer District. The project is included in the Hampton Manor Water District. A Stormwater Management Plan has been prepared in accordance with the SPDES Phase II requirements.

Contact: William Haney, Town of East Greenbush Planning Board, 225 Columbia Turnpike, Rensselaer, NY 12144, phone: (518) 477–2005 EXT. 226.