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Notice Of Draft Request For Proposals

FOR THE DISPOSAL OF THE SOLID WASTE STREAM GENERATED BY THE TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD DEPARTMENT OF SANITATION

Pursuant to Section 120-w of the General Municipal Law, a Draft Request For Proposals for the disposal of the solid waste stream generated by the Town of Hempstead and the Town of Hempstead Refuse Disposal District will be available and may be obtained in person at the office of the Town Clerk or by written request mailed or telefaxed to Richard T. Ronan, P.E., Commissioner, Town of Hempstead Department of Sanitation, 1600 Merrick Road, Merrick, New York 11566-4596, telephone number (516) 378-4210, fax number (516) 378-8236, after 11 a.m. prevailing time on March 23, 2005.

Comments on the Draft Request for Proposals must be received by the town no later than 3:00 p. m., May 23, 2005 at the following address:

Richard T. Ronan, P.E., Commissioner
Town of Hempstead Department of Sanitation
1600 Merrick Road
Merrick, New York 11566-4596

Upon reviewing all comments received to the Draft Request for Proposals, the town may elect to issue a Final Request for Proposals. The Town reserves the right to modify terms and conditions prior to award of contract when, in its opinion, such changes are to the benefit of the town. Similarly, the town reserves the right to reject any and all proposals as it deems in the best interest of the Town of Hempstead.


Negative Declaration

Nassau County - The Board of Trustees of the Incorporated Village of Thomaston, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Applications of Area-NY Partners I, LLC for Equinox Health Club will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves approval of applications for incentive zoning, a special use permit, and site plan approval which would permit the construction of an approximately 31,770-square-foot spa, fitness and membership services facility and associated parking and drainage facilities, on an approximately 2.34-acre lot, situated at the corner of East Shore Road and Manhasset Creek Road (Bayview Avenue), in the Incorporated Village of Thomaston.

Contact: A Thomas Levin, Incorporated Village of Thomaston, 100 East Shore Road, Great Neck, NY 11023, phone: (516) 592-5704.


Suffolk County - The Suffolk County Department of Land Management, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed JYK Management LLC will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a 10,020 sq. ft. office building and 57 parking spaces and associated driveways on a vacant 1.042 acre parcel in the Highway Business Zoning District, on the north side of County Road 39, 1,200 feet east of Shrubland Road, Tuckahoe.

Contact: Julie Moore, Suffolk County Department of Land Management, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, phone: (631) 287-5735.


Positive Declaration

Suffolk County - The Town of Huntington Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed DiChiaro Plat [Subdivision] may have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a request for a subdivision of a 3.213-acre property for the subsequent construction of three (3) new dwellings, driveways, drainage structures, retaining walls and sanitary sewer systems on a steeply sloped, wooded property (Preliminary Map. Dated received December 29, 2004). Sanitary wastewater collection and treatment is proposed via disposal to sub surface septic systems. Public water is to be provided by the Suffolk County Water Authority. The project is located on the west side of Bread and Cheese Hollow Road, 998.58 north of Pulaski Road in Fort Salonga, designated as parcel #0400-087-03-036 on the Suffolk County Tax Map.

Contact: Richard Machtay or Scott Robin, Department of Planning and Environment, Huntington Town Hall, 100 Main Street, Huntington NY 11743, phone: (631) 351-3196, E-Mail: srobin@town.huntington.ny.us.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Central Pine Barren Joint Planning & Policy Commission, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed KeySpan's Gas Transmission Main Reinforcement Project Phases IV & V. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on April 20, 2005 at 3:00 p.m. at the Riverhead Town Hall, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, NY. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until May 2, 2005 at 5:00 p.m. The action involves a core preservation area hardship waiver based on compelling public need for KeySpan's Gas Transmission Main Reinforcement Project, Phases IV and V. Phase IV involves the installation of a 20 inch gas main pipeline, approximately 5 miles long, extending from the eastern terminus of KeySpan's Phase III at the Long Island Expressway (LIE) and Ryerson Avenue in the Town of Brookhaven and terminating at an existing regulating station and existing 8 inch pipeline at Edwards Avenue and River Road in the Town of Riverhead. Six alternative routes were originally considered for Phase IV, now three routes, Route A, Route B' and Route E (Mill Road) are evaluated in the DEIS. KeySpan's preferred route is Mill Road (Route E) that will run from Ryerson Avenue and LIE north along Raynor Road, then east along North Street to Mill Road. Route A is located in the controlled access area of LIE and Route B' is located within the LIE Service Road/Utility Corridor. All routes terminate at Edwards Avenue and River Road. Phase V involves the installation of 15,000 ft. of 20 inch main from the end of Phase IV, along the south shoulder of Nugent Drive to connect to an existing 12 inch main at the intersection of the LIPA electric transmission right-of-way, west of the Suffolk County jail.

Phase IV is located in the Towns of Brookhaven and Riverhead. Phase V is located in the Town of Riverhead and Southampton.

The DEIS is available on the Commission's website at pb.state.ny.us. Comments must be submitted in writing or electronically to info@pb.state.ny.us.

Contact: Judy Jakobsen, Central Pine Barrens Commission, 3525 Sunrise Highway, 2nd Floor, P. O. Box 587, Great River, NY 11739, phone: (631) 224-2604.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Suffolk County - The Town Board of the Town of Islip, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Greenview Properties. Written comments on the FEIS will be accepted by the contact person listed above until April 1, 2005 at 5:00 p.m. The FEIS is available for public review at the office of the contact person and at the East Islip Public Library, 381 E. Main Street, East Islip, New York 11730. The action involves the request for a change of zone from Residence B to Residence C to permit the development of a multi-family community for senior citizens. The proposed development would include a total of 240 senior units 200 of which would be senior, multi-family rental units and 40 of which would be senior townhouse, for-sale units. The development would have an affordable component, wherein 20 percent of the units would be designated affordable as defined and required by the Town of Islip. The development would be served by both municipal water and sewer.

Contact: Anthony Limoli, Department of Planning and Development, Town Hall, 655 Main street, Islip, NY 11751, phone: (631) 224-5450.