ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Brownfield Cleanup Program

Walt Whitman Corporate Park Plat
City of Melville, Suffolk 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. Air Techniques Inc. and AT Reality have jointly submitted an application to participate in the Brownfield Cleanup Program. The application was determined to be complete by the Department on September 24, 2004. The property described in the application is located on Walt Whitman Road, Melville New York 11747. 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 and the attached Volume II Remedial Investigation/Remediation Action (RI/RA) Work Plan for thirty days from September 29, 2004 through October 29, 2004. After review of the application and attached Work Plan and any public comments received, the Department will determine whether to accept the Applicantís request to participate in the Brownfield Cleanup Program. If the Department accepts the Applicantís request to participate, it will execute a Brownfield Cleanup Agreement (BCA) with the Applicant. By executing a BCA, the Applicant would commit to undertake certain remedial activities under the Departmentís oversight. A copy of the application and the RI/RA Work Plan as well as copies of other previously prepared environmental reports are available in the document repositories located at the Town of Huntington Main Library, 338 Main Street, Huntington, NY 11743 and Melville Library, 510 Sweet Hollow Road, Melville, NY 11747.

The referenced RI/RA Work Plan is draft and has not been reviewed by the Department staff prior to their release for public comment. The Department, in conjunction with the New York State Department of Health will review these documents during the public comment period.

All citizens are encouraged to offer comments in writing to and refer questions to:
NYSDEC
Region 1
SUNY Campus, Bldg. 40
Stony Brook, NY 11790
ATTN: Walter Parish


Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Southampton will hold a public hearing on October 12, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. at the Southampton Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, New York to hear any and all persons either for or against "A Local Law amending Chapter 330 (Zoning) of the Town Code of the Town of Southampton to add a footnote to distance from street regulation for accessory structure setbacks, found in the Table of Dimensional Regulations, excepting unroofed steps, decks, patios and terraces from said regulations."

Contact: Copies of the proposed local law, sponsored by Supervisor Patrick Heaney are on file in the town clerk's Office, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Southampton will hold a public hearing on October 26, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, New York to hear any and all persons either for or against "A Local Law amending Chapter 330 (zoning) of the Town Code of the Town of Southampton in order to create a Residential Planned Development District (RPD)". This proposed Change of Zone would rezone approximately 8.24 acres from Highway Business to Residential Planned Development District (RPD) to construct a 65-unit senior citizen complex, with a percentage set aside for moderate-income seniors as defined by the Town of Southampton, to include a clubhouse/recreation building, an outdoor swimming pool, and associated site improvements. The proposed site is located on the north side of Montauk Highway, 150 east of Allomara Road in Hampton Bays.

Contact: Copies of the proposed local law, sponsored by Supervisor Patrick Heaney are on file in the Town Clerk's Office, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.