Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of Milan, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Woodland Hills Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a subdivision of 35 acres into six lots. The purpose of the subdivision is for the construction and sale of six single-family dwellings. The project is located in the Town of Milan.
Contact: Lauren Kingman, Town of Milan Planning Board, 20 Wilcox Circle, Milan, NY 12571, phone: (845) 758-5133.
Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Warwick, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Cedar Ridge Subdivision will not have an adverse environmental impact. The action involves a subdivision of 138 acres into 36 lots for the purpose of constructing single-family dwellings. Approximately 4,100 feet of town roads will be constructed, with associated drainage improvements, and dedicated to the Town of Warwick. The project is located on Wheeler Road in the Town of Warwick.
Contact:Connie Sardo, Town of Warwick Planning Board, 132 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY 10990, phone: (845) 986-1127.
Ulster County - The Village of New Paltz Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed site plan approval for the commercial renovation for Anthony Prizzia will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the conversion of an existing three-bay garage to a two story mixed use building with commercial space on the ground floor and a single residential apartment on the second floor. The project is located at 81 North Chestnut Street, New Paltz, NY.
Contact: Alison Shestakosky, New Paltz Village Planning Board, P. O. Box 877, New Paltz, NY 12561, phone: (845) 255-3055.
Orange County - The Town of Newburgh Town Board, as lead agency, has extended the comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement listed below until March 21, 2005 at 4:30 p.m.
Project Title: Town of Newburgh Comprehensive Plan Update
Brief Project Description: The Comprehensive Plan Update includes policy recommendations with regard to utilities and infrastructure, transportation, and planning and zoning for the Town of Newburgh which have been grouped into short term, intermediate and long term objectives. If the Comprehensive Plan Update is adopted, the Town Board may then adopt amendments to the Town Code pertaining to the recommendations, as well as approve other implementing measures such as the installation of traffic calming measures, construction of infrastructure and acquisition of land.
Contact: James Osbourne, P.E., Town Engineer, 308 Gardnertown Road, Newburgh, NY 12550, phone: (845) 564-7814.
Ulster County - The Town of Shandaken, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Shandaken Wastewater Treatment Plan and Appurtenances for the Hamlet of Phoenicia. A public hearing will be held on March 28, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at the Shandaken Town Hall, Shandaken, NY. Public comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until April 11, 2005. The action involves the establishment of a service area for collection, treatment and transport of wastewater and the formation of a special district for that service area; the construction of facilities that will address the collection, transport and treatment of wastewater generated in the service area; the acquisition of real property or rights in real property necessary for the construction, operation and maintenance of the wastewater collection, treatment and disposal facilities; the adoption of local land use planning measures; the adoption of a local ordinance governing sewer use; and provisions for operation and maintenance of the facilities for wastewater collection, treatment and disposal. The project is located in the Hamlet of Phoenicia in the Town of Shandaken. Phoenicia is located at the intersection of State Routes 28 and 214 and Ulster County Route 40.
Contact: Robert Cross, Town Hall Town of Shandaken, P.O. Box 134. Shandaken, NY 12480, phone: (845) 688-7165.
Orange County - The Minisink Valley Central School District Board of Education, as lead agency has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed construction of a New Otisville Elementary School. Written comments on the DEIS will be accepted by the contact person until March 28, 2005. The action involves the Board of Education proposing to construct a new elementary school that would be approximately 125,000 square feet of gross floor area, and would accommodate six classrooms per grade level, special education classrooms and associated resources, rooms for art, music, a gymnasium, a cafeteria, a media center, BOCES space, and an auditorium. The school would have a capacity to serve 900 students. Play fields, playgrounds, and parking facilities with a capacity for 150 vehicles are also proposed. The main access to the new elementary school would be from Mount Hope Road. The project is located in the Town of Mount Hope, Orange County, New York, and consists of 51.75 acres. The new elementary school will be built on a 30-acre portion of the site. The project site is identified on the Town of Mount Hope tax maps as Map 13, Block 1, Lot 6.32 and Map 10, Block 1, Lot 54.1. The site fronts on Mount Hope Road between Finchville Turnpike to the north and Grange Road to the south.
Contact: Priscilla Holden, Minisink Valley Central School District, Route 6, Slate Hill, NY 10973, phone: (845) 355-5120.
Rockland County The Clarkstown Planning Board, as lead agency, is publishing a continuation of the public hearing on the DSEIS for Phillips Hill Farm, Little Tor Homes and Highland Vista Estates Subdivisions. The public hearing will be held on March 23, 2005 at 8:00 p.m. at the Auditorium at Clarkstown Town Hall, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, New York 10956. Comments on the DSEIS will be accepted by the Planning Board until 20 days after the closing of the public hearing. The action involves a proposed 7 lot subdivision of 15.76 acres R-890 zoned land, on the south side of Old Phillips Hill Road opposite Summit Drive, in the Hamlet of New City, Town of Clarkstown. Little Tor Homes and Highland Vista Estates Subdivisions is a proposed 77 lot subdivision of 113.21 acres of R-22, R-40 & R-80 zoned land, west side Little Tor Road, approximately 350’ north of Phillips Hill Road, and east side Buena Vista Road, approximately 1,200’ north of Old Phillips Hill Road, Hamlet of New City, Town of Clarkstown, County of Rockland.
Contact: Jose Simoes, Town of Clarkstown Department of Planning, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, New York 10956, phone: (845) 639-2070, fax: (845) 639-2071.