ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Continuation of a Public Hearing

County: Rockland

Lead Agency: Clarkstown Planning Board

Project Title: Phillips Hill Farm, Little Tor Homes and Highland Vista Estates Subdivisions

Brief Project Description & Location of Action: Phillips Hill Farm Subdivision: Proposed 7 lot subdivision of 15.76 acres R-80 zoned land, south side Old Phillips Hill Road opposite Summit Drive, Hamlet of New City, Town of Clarkstown, County of Rockland.

Little Tor Homes and Highland Vista Estates Subdivisions: 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 Person: Jose Simoes, Town Planner
Town of Clarkstown Department of Planning
10 Maple Avenue
New City, New York 10956
(845) 639-2070 (phone)
(845) 639-2071 (fax)

Comment Period: Comments on the DSEIS will be accepted by the Planning Board until 20 days after the closing of the public hearing.

Public Hearing: The continuation of the public hearing on the DSEIS will be held on:
April 13, 2005, 7:30 P.M.
Auditorium at Clarkstown Town Hall
10 Maple Avenue
New City, New York 10956


Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Village of Florida Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the Glenview Hills Clustered - 93 Lot Single Family Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves site development of two tax map parcels in the Village of Florida and two tax map parcels in the Town of Goshen, totaling 138.43 acres for a proposed clustered realty subdivision totaling 93 lots. The main access will be off NYS Rte 94 with approximately 10,500 lin.ft. of proposed roadways. The project is located at the south side of NYS Rte. 94 and at the east end of Farries Avenue. All proposed residential lots will be within the Village of Florida municipal boundary with the roadway access onto NYS Rte. 94 in the Town of Goshen.

Contact: Robert Scott, Village of Florida Planning Board, P. O. Box 505, Florida, NY 10921.


Ulster County - The Saugerties Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Kings Highway Water and Sewer District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the creation of a water and sewer district along Kings Highway in order to allow the extension of water and sewer infrastructure. The project is located on Kings Highway, in the Town of Saugerties, New York.

Contact: Greg Helsmoortel, Town Hall, 4 High Street, Saugerties, NY 12477, phone: (845) 246-2800 x345, fax: (845) 246-0127.


Positive Declaration

Ulster County - The Village of New Paltz Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Victorian Square, LCC may have a significant adverse impact on the environmental and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves site plan approval and a special use permit. The site is approximately 10.76 acres in the Village of New Paltz on which the applicant proposes to construct 90 two-bedroom rental units, 61 of which would be reserved for senior citizen occupancy in accordance with the Village of New Paltz Zoning Code. The project would utilize both municipal water and sewer services. The site includes approximately 7.35 acres of wetlands. As proposed, the project would involve filling or otherwise disturbing approximately 3.2 acres of undisturbed and/or previously disturbed wetlands as well as the restoration of approximately 1.1 acres of previously disturbed wetlands located within the site. The project consists of approximately 10.76 acres of vacant land located between south Manheim Blvd. (Rte. 32 south) and Cicero Avenue in the Village of New Paltz, NY. The easternmost portion of the property borders directly on the Town of New Paltz, NY.

Contact: Alison Shestakofsky, Village of New Paltz Planning Board, P. O. Box 877, New Paltz, NY 12561, phone: (845) 255-3055.


Westchester County - The Planning Board of Village of Mount Kisco, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Northern Westchester Hospital Rezoning may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the creation of two new hospital related zoning districts including the HGR - Hospital General Retail and the HR- Hospital Residential District; text modifications to the existing H-Hospital district; and a text modification requiring that all development in the H, HR, and HGR districts be in conformity with the Hospital Area Development Plan. Zoning map changes include: 1) 0.51 acres in the southeastern portion of the site from GR to HGR; 2) 1.0 acres in the south central portion of the site from GR to H; 3) 0.19 acres in the western portion of the site from RT-6 to H; and 1.19 acres in the northwest portion of the site from H to HR. The purpose of the zone changes and text amendments is to enable the subsequent implementation of the Hospital Area Development Plan which has two phases and includes the addition of 161,510 square feet to the hospital, a 57,220 square foot medical office building, demolition of a 7,480 sf office building, and the addition of North (649 spaces) and South (546 spaces) garages that with 87-surface parking spaces total 1,287 spaces and represent an increase of 491 spaces over existing hospital-related spaces. The proposed action includes site plan approval for Phase I of the two-phase plan. Phase I includes building additions in the following locations with a total additional area of 140,460 square feet:

Phase I also includes the reorganization of regading of the site, new access drivers, landscaping, the construction of the north parking garage, and the construction of a new surface parking lot at the south end of the site. Moore Avenue widening would also occur in Phase I.

The subject application requires the creation of two new zoning districts, text modifications to the existing hospital district, and zoning map changes. The proposal will also require site plan approval and the approval of a stormwater pollution prevention plan from NYCDEP.

The proposed project site is located at 400 East Main Street in the Village of Mount Kisco, Westchester County, New York

Contact: Michael Stein, Village of Mount Kisco, 104 Main Street, Mount Kisco, NY 10549, phone: (914) 241-0500.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Ulster County - The Village of Ellenville Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 3A's Recycling and Transfer Station may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on April 20, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at the Ellenville High School, 28 Maple Avenue, Ellenville, NY. The action involves the construction of a construction debris recycling center, concrete crushing and recycling, and a future vinyl window manufacturing facility. The project will be located along Clinton Avenue within the Village of Ellenville.

Contact: Village of Ellenville Planning Board, 81 North Main Street, Ellenville, NY 12428, phone: (845) 647-7080, fax: (845) 647-7171.


Notice Of Acceptance of Draft EIS

Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Hyde Park, as lead agency has accepted Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed revisions to the Town of Hyde Parks Comprehensive Plan, Zoning and Subdivision Laws. Comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the contact person until April 15, 2005. The action involves adoption of amendments to the towns Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Law, Zoning Map and Subdivision Law that would establish new policies and uses and regulation throughout the town.

Contact: Yancy F. McArthur, Town of Hyde Park, 4383 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538, phone (845) 229-5111.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Town of Yorktown Planning Board, as lead agency has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Yorktown Farms Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on May 9, 2005 at 8:00 p.m. at the Town of Yorktown, Town Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown Heights. The public comment period ends May 19, 2005. The action involves the subdivision of 43.168 acres of undeveloped land into 34 building lots, a 2.062-acre soccer field parcel with an associated parking lot, and two additional park parcels consisting of 5.034 acres and 2.471 acres. The project will include primary access from Route 6 and secondary access from Gay Ridge Road. The project is located on the southern side of US Route 6 in the northeastern corner of the town. The subject site has 900 feet of road frontage on US Route 6. Gay Ridge Road terminates at the site’s western boundary, approximately 200 south of US Route 6. The municipal border of the Town of Somers forms the site’s eastern boundary. The southern boundary of the site is located 250 feet to the north of Jefferson Court, Town of Yorktown.

Contact: Lorraine DeSisto, Town of Yorktown Planning Department, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598, phone: (914) 962-6565, fax: (914) 962-3986.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Supplemental EIS

Putnam County - The Town of Patterson Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Burdick Farms Subdivision. The action involves an application for subdivision approval from Vista Development Corp. (hereinafter referred to as the "Applicant") to subdivide a 168.29 acre parcel. The site was previously the subject of an environmental impact statement which assessed the potential impact of a proposed 81 lot subdivision. The project sponsor has now prepared a final supplemental environmental impact statement which evaluates an alternative 37 lot "cluster" subdivision of the parcel. The project is located at 403 Bullet Hole Road, Patterson, NY.

Contact: Richard Williams, Patterson Town Hall, P.O. Box 470, 1141 Route 311, Patterson, NY 12563, phone: (845) 878-6500, fax: (845) 878-2019.