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TOWN OF ISLIP RESOURCE RECOVERY AGENCY
SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to Section 120-w of the New York General Municipal Law, the ISLIP RESOURCE RECOVERY AGENCY (“IRRA”), Suffolk County, New York intends to solicit proposals for the installation of a SECONDARY AIR SYSTEM at the IRRA‘s MACARTHUR RESOURCE RECOVERY FACILITY located in Ronkonkoma, New York.

ISLIP RESOURCE RECOVERY AGENCY
SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK

MACARTHUR RESOURCE RECOVERY FACILITY
SECONDARY AIR SYSTEM

REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL NO. IRRA 2004-6

A draft Request for Proposals consisting of the Advertisement for Proposals, Information for Proposers, Form of Proposal, Form of Proposal Bond, Form of Contract, Form of Performance Bond, Form of Labor and Material Payment Bond, General Specifications, Special Conditions, Drawings, Specifications and Addenda may be obtained or examined on or after Friday, October 1, 2004, at the Islip Resource Recovery Agency, 401 Main Street, Islip, New York, during the business hours of 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday.

The draft Request for Proposals shall be subject to a sixty-day comment period. All comments concerning the draft Request for Proposals shall be addressed to Paul DiMaria, P.E., IRRA Chief Engineer, at 401 Main Street, Islip, New York. Such comments must be received at the office of the Islip Resource Recovery Agency, 401 Main St., Islip, New York no later than 4:30 P.M. prevailing time on Thursday, November 30th, 2004.

The final RFP will be available at the IRRA office, 401 Main Street, Islip, NY on Thursday, December 9, 2004.

The final proposal submission must be returned to the IRRA office on Wednesday, December 22, 2004 no later than 4:00 p.m.

There will be a mandatory pre-proposal conference and site meeting held on, Thursday, December 9, 2004, 10:00 A.M. at the MacArthur Resource Recovery Facility (4001 Veterans Memorial Highway, Ronkonkoma, New York 11779).

A charge of $100.00, in the form of a Certified Check or Money Order, made payable to the Islip Resource Recovery Agency, will be required for each set of Information for Proposers, Form of Proposal, Form of Contract, Plans and Detailed Specifications. All proposers and non-proposers returning such set in good condition within 30 days after the date of receipt of bids, will be refunded the sum of $100.00.

Each proposal must be accompanied by either a Certified Check on a solvent bank or Trust Company acceptable to the IRRA, or by a bid bond from a surety prepared in such form as is acceptable to the IRRA. The Certified Check or bid bond shall be in the amount of 10% of the total proposal price and be made payable to the Islip Resource Recovery Agency as assurance that the Contract will be executed, if awarded to such proposer.

The IRRA reserves the right to reject any and all proposals in whole or in part, to negotiate with any proposer, to waive any informality in any or all proposals and to accept the proposal or part thereof which it deems most favorable to the IRRA after all proposals have been examined and checked. No proposal shall be withdrawn for a period of forty-five (45) days after being submitted. In the event the proposals are rejected or no proposals are received, the IRRA Secretary is authorized to re-advertise for proposals upon direction of the President.

Attention of proposers is particularly called to the requirement as to conditions of employment to be observed. The minimum wage rates to be paid for under the contract and all applicable local and State laws.


Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Broad Hollow Estates & 110 Sand Company Clean Fill Landfill Expansion, NYSDEC Application # 1-4726-00490/000010 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal to construct and operate a 121 acre expansion (Proposed Phases 11-16) to an existing clean fill landfill on 150.7 acres of property within a 286.4 acre parcel. The 150.7 acre parcel has been historically mined for sand & gravel and there is an existing proposal by Broad Hollow Estates, Inc. & West Hills Silica Mining Corp. (NYSDEC Application # 1-4726-00330/00003) to further mine the affected acreage prior to its use as clean fill landfill. The project sponsor previously operated a 67 acre clean fill site (Phases 1-6) and is currently operating a 68.7 acre clean fill landfill (Phases 7-10, NYSDEC Permit # 1-4726-00490/00003) within the same 286.4 acre parcel. The project is located at 136 Bethpage/Spagnoli Road, Melville, Town of Huntington, Suffolk County, 11747. 300' north of Spagnoli Road, 1500' west of Broadhollow Road (Route 110), 3500' south of the Long Island Expressway.

Contact: Roger Evans, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Division of Environmental Permits Office, SUNY Bldg #40, Stony Brook, NY 11790-2356, phone: (631) 444-0365, E-mail: rxevans@gw.dec.state.ny.us.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS and Public Hearing

Nassau County The Nassau County Planning Commission, acting on behalf of the Nassau County Legislature as lead agency, has accepted a modified Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Nassau County Real Estate Consolidation Plan. A public hearing on this version of the Draft GEIS will be held on Thursday September 30, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. at the Nassau County Executive County Building, 1 West Street, Mineola, NY 11501. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until Friday October 15, 2004. The action involves the consolidation of County services and expansion of existing facilities/construction of new facilities, as well as the disposal of County-owned parcels that are no longer needed. The Proposed Action includes two alternative development scenarios for properties located in the Village of Garden City, as well as additional properties in the Village of Mineola and the Town of Hempstead.

Contact: Michael Levine, Nassau County Planning Commission, 400 County Seat Drive, Mineola, NY 11501, phone: (516) 5715848.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS And Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Planning Board of the Incorporated Village of Rockville Centre, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Signature Place Apartments. A public hearing will be held on September 21, 2004 at 7:30 p.m. in the Village Hall Court Room, One College Place, Rockville Centre, NY. The action involves construction of a 349-unit apartment complex on 7.1 acres on a parcel formerly developed for light industrial use. The project is located at 80-100 Banks Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY.

Contact: Thomas Domanico, Planning Board, 110 Maple Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY, phone: (516) 678-9249.