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Notice of Adoption - 6NYCRR Part 40 'Marine Fish'

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 11-0303, 13-0340, 13-0340-b, 13-0340-e and 13-0340-f. The Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Proposed Rule Making of Part 40 of Title 6 NYCRR relating to marine fish. This notice will be published in issue 27 of the State Register, dated 7/6/2005.

For further information contact:
Byron Young
NYSDEC
205 N. Belle Mead Rd, Suite 1
E. Setauket, NY 11733
Telephone: 631-444-0435
E-mail: bhyoung@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Brownfield Cleanup Program

Site Name: Chicken Island Site
Site Address: 40 Parcels in the City of Yonkers, bounded on the West by New Main Street, to the North by Palisade Avenue, to the East by New School Street, and to the South by Nepperhan Avenue
County: Westchester
Site No.: C360083
Requestor: Struever Fidelco Yonkers, LLC

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) 27-1400 et seq. The BCP was created to encourage the remediation and redevelopment of contaminated properties known as brownfields. The requestor indicated above has submitted a BCP application for investigation of the site indicated above.

NYSDEC will accept public comments concerning the application. A copy of the application and other appropriate documents (application package) is available in the site document repository located at the address indicated below.

NYSDEC will review the application package and public comments received and then make a determination on the eligibility of the application.

Comments should be submitted by July 29, 2005 to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-7014
Attention: Michael Ryan

Repository address:

Yonkers Public Library
One Larkin Center
Yonkers, New York 10701


Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Town of Wallkill Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Phillipsburg Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction of a proposed concrete production plant, block casting and storage, hot mix asphalt production plant, aggregate recycling, processing and reprocessing facility, truck wash and shop with offices. The project is located on a 53.3 parcel of land at 81 Cemetery Road, also known as Phillipsburg Road, south of East Main Street and west of NYS Route 17, in the Town of Wallkill.

Contact: Marylynn Hunt, Town of Wallkill Planning Board, P. O. Box 398, 600 Route 211 East, Middletown, NY 10941, phone: (845) 692-7814.


Sullivan County - The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Grahamsville Laboratory Facilities and District Offices Upgrade will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) proposing to renovate and upgrade the Grahamsville District Office and Laboratory located in the Town of Neversink. The Grahamsville District Office serves as the offices for the Delaware District of NYCDEP’s Bureau of Water Supply and oversees the administration of the Delaware storage and conveyance systems, while the Grahamsville Laboratory serves NYCDEP’s Division of Water Quality Control for the Delaware System. The proposed project involves the construction of an approximately 12,000 sq. ft. addition to existing buildings to accommodate analytical functions; construction of an approximately 3,700 sq. ft. Vehicle Garage with washbay; reconstruction of a stormwater outlet headwall and emplacement of riprap outlet protection; and miscellaneous landscaping and parking improvements. The Grahamsville District Office and Laboratory is located at 7870 State Road 42 in the Hamlet of Grahamsville, Town of Neversink.

Contact: Terrell Estesen, New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP), 59-17 Junction Blvd., Flushing, NY 11373, phone: (718) 595-4473, fax: (718) 595-4479, email: testesen@dep.nyc.gov.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town Board of the Town of Woodbury, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed five local laws. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Thursday, July 14, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. and will continue on Monday, July 18, 2005, at 7:00 p.m., at the Monroe-Woodbury High School Auditorium, 155 Dunderburg Road, Central Valley, New York. The Town Board will also accept written comments received at the Town Supervisor’s Office on or before Monday, August 1, 2005, at 4:00 p.m. Please direct all questions or comments to the SEQR contact person. Copies of the DEIS are also at the Town libraries and Town Clerk’s office. The action involves two general zoning amendments which would create a Conservation Cluster Development overlay district and allow Senior Housing “for sale” units. The action also includes 3 site specific zoning amendments relating to the “WP3 Project,” a residential development of a 400 acre site, with access on Nininger Road (± 1500 feet west of the intersection with Dunderburg Road), containing a total of 451 units, 130 of which will be Senior Housing. These laws would change the zoning district from R-2A to R-1A; designate the total site for a Conservation Cluster Development; and designate 45 acres of the site for Senior housing.

Contact: Sheila Conroy, Town of Woodbury Town Hall, 511 Route 32, P.O. Box 1004, Highland Mills, New York 10932, phone (845) 928-7578, fax (845) 928-8214.


Putnam County - The Town of Carmel Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Hillcrest Commons. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Wednesday, July 6, 2005, at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Carmel Town Hall, 60 McAlpin Avenue, Mahopac, NY. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the contact person until not less than 30 days after the close of the public hearing. The action involves a subdivision, two Site Plan Applications and a Special Exception Use Permit for a total of 150 units of senior housing, and 60,000 square feet of office space on a total of 107.76 acres of land. The two Site Plans, involving 77.80 acres, will be reviewed simultaneously and considered a single project in the SEQRA review process. The project includes new roads and infrastructure with connections to municipal water and sanitary sewer service. The project is located in the vicinity of NYS Route 52, in the Town of Carmel, Town of Kent, Putnam County, New York.

Contact: Magnus F. Sjoberg, Town of Carmel Department of Planning, Town Hall, 60 McAlpin Road, Mahopac, NY 10541, phone: (845) 682-1500.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Dutchess County - The Common Council of the City of Poughkeepsie, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Parkland Exchange City of Poughkeepsie Southern Waterfront Development Project. The action involves the discontinuance of the DeLaval Property as parkland in exchange for new waterfront parkland and/or capital improvements to existing parkland of equal or greater value. Review of changes in Municipal Environmental Restoration Project on DeLaval and PURA 14 properties and review of OGS Conversion Grant and status of Archeology study. The project is located in the City of Poughkeepsie, NY waterfront along Rinaldi Boulevard to Long Street.

Contact: Edmond G. Murphy, City Hall, 62 Civic Center Plaza, P. O. Box 300, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602, phone: (845) 451-4046.