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Notice of Adoption for 6NYCRR Subpart 43-2 - Atlantic Ocean - surfclams

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law, Sections 13-0308 and 13-0309. The Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Adoption of Subpart 43-2 of Title 6 NYCRR relating to surfclams. This notice will be published in issue 28 of the State Register, dated 7/13/2005.

For further information contact:
Maureen Davidson
Division of Fish, Wildlife and Marine Resources
205 N. Belle Meade Rd., Suite 1
East Setauket, NY 11733
Telephone: (631) 444-0496
E-mail: mcdavids@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of Red Hook, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Daniel Colnaghi Minor Subdivision and Lot Line Alteration will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the creation of one (1) new 5.147-acre lot by revising the lot lines of Lots 2, 3B and 3C, all from a 25.438-acre parcel (Amendment to Filed Map #9575). The project is located on the east side of NYS Route 9G, 1200 ft. north of NYS Rte. 199, Town of Red Hook.

Contact: Betty Mae Van Parys, Town of Red Hook, 7340 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571, phone: (845) 758-4613.


Westchester County - The Yorktown Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Temple Israel of Northern Westchester will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves developing a 12 acre parcel located in the southwesterly quadrant of the intersection of Crompond Rd. (US Rte. 202) and Mohansic Ave. for a new 40,000-square-foot synagogue. Facilities will include sanctuary seating for approximately 330 people, as well as a social hall and a religious school. The project is located on the south side of Crompond Rd. and the west side of Mohansic Avenue in the Town of Yorktown and is identified as Section 36.06, Block 2, Lot 72 (aka Section 8.11, Parcel 6, Lot 9) on the tax map of the Town of Yorktown.

Contact: Alice Roker, Yorktown Town Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, PO Box 703, Yorktown Heights, New York 10598 phone: (914) 962-5722, ext. 209.


Westchester County - The Town Board of the Town of Lewisboro, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Bell Property Acquisition will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves:

The Bell property stretches from the north at Old Post Road (NYS Route 35) to Lake Kitchawan to the south, and consists of multiple parcels totaling approximately 390 acres. Portions of the property lie to the south of Old Post Road, to the east and west of smith Ridge Road (NYS Route 123) to the east of Mill River road, to the west and noth of Lake Kitchanwan Drive, and to the northeast of lake Kitchawan. A few parcels of the property are non-contiguous and are located within the Lake Kitchawan Lake community.

Contact: Kathleen G. Cory, Town of Lewisboro, P. O Box 500, 11 Main Street, South Salem, New York 10590-0500, phone: (914) 763-3511, fax: (914) 763-3678.


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 WP3 Residential Development, and Local Laws relating to Conservation Cluster Development, Senior Housing, and Rezoning to R-1A. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Thursday, July 14, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. and will continue on Monday, July 18, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Monroe-Woodbury High School Auditorium, 155 Dunderberg Road, Central Valley, NY. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the Town of Woodbury Town Board until Monday, August 1, 2005 at 4:00 p.m. The action involves a proposed residential development of an approximately 400 acre site located just northwest of Dunderberg Road and northeast of Ninninger Road as a residential project containing 130 Senior Housing units and 321 non-age-restricted units; with primary project access from the north side of Ninninger Road, approximately 1500 feet west of the intersection with Dunderberg Road, and limited emergency access to Dunderberg Road. The project would be served by central water and sewer, and would preserve more than 100 acres as open space. The proposed action also includes adoption of two local laws of general application, which are being directly proposed by the Town Board of the Town of Woodbury.

Contact: Desiree Potvin, Town of Woodbury Town Clerk's Office, P. O. Box 1004, 511 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930.


Ulster County The Town of Lloyd Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Lowe's Home Improvement Center. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on July 11, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. at the Highland Fire Station #1, Milton Avenue. The public comment period ends July 29, 2005. The action involves the construction of a 146,670 square foot retail store on a 29.05 acre site, composed of three parcels of land identified on the Town of Lloyd Tax Map as parcel numbers 87.001-3-41.1, 87.001-3-41.21, and 87.001-3-6.1. The main parcel proposed for development is currently vacant and is located primarily in the Designed Business (DB) Zoning District, with a small portion of the property located in the Local Business (LB) Zoning District. The northern parcel currently contains a single-family dwelling. The proposed Lowe’s Home Improvement Center is a permitted use in the LB Zoning District, and a special permitted use in the DB Zoning District. Construction activities will include clearing and grading approximately 14 acres of land, the construction of a 146,670 square foot Lowe’s Home Improvement Center, installation of a paved access driveway and parking lot, the installation of an on-site wastewater disposal system, installation of wells to be used for domestic use, fire suppression and landscape irrigation, installation of a subsurface stormwater collection system and above ground detention basins, and improvements to the NYS Route 299 and Elting Corners Road intersection and traffic signal. Access will be provided from both NYS Route 299 and Elting Corners Road. The applicant will seek area variances from the Zoning Board of Appeals for a reduction in the number of required parking spaces, the sign location, number of signs, sign area of a freestanding sign, total site sign area, and building height. The project is located on Route 299 and Elting Corners Road, Town of Lloyd, Ulster County, New York.

Contact: Sandy Avampato, Town of Lloyd, 12 Church Street, Highland, NY 12528, phone: (845) 691-7167, fax: (845) 691-2732.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town Board of the Town of Blooming Grove, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Comprehensive Plan and zoning amendments. A public hearing on the Draft Generic EIS will be held on July 11, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall, 6 Horton Road, Blooming Grove, NY. Written comments on the DGEIS will be accepted by the contact person prior to and until 10 days after the close of the public hearing. The action involves a review of the present and proposed zoning requirements and of potential development and impact on existing and contemplated services; review of land development patterns; revision of zoning districts, use requirements and bulk requirements; provision of new and different zoning requirements. The project is located town-wide.

Contact: Charles J. Bohan, Town Hall, 6 Horton Road, P. O. Box 358, Blooming Grove, NY 10914, phone: (845) 496-5223.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS

Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of LaGrange, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed adoption of the proposed Town of LaGrange Comprehensive Plan which includes a frame work of land use recommendations and new proposed zoning. The proposed action examined in this FGEIS is the adoption of the Town of LaGrange Comprehensive Plan, version dated April 14, 2005, by the Town of LaGrange Town Board. The Plan includes a framework for new proposed zoning and land use, under the provisions of § 272-a of the New York State Town Law. Copies of the document may be examined during normal business hours at both the LaGrange Town Hall, located at 120 Stringham Road (Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) and the LaGrange Association Library, located at 488 Freedom Plains Road (Monday 9:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Wednesday 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Friday 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). Copies of the document may be obtained for a fee from the LaGrange Town Clerk at the address below. The project is located in the entire Town of LaGrange, Dutchess County, New York.

Contact: Kathleen Williams, for, George Wade, Town of LaGrange, Town Hall, 120 Stringham Road, LaGrange, NY 12540, phone: (845) 452-1830 Extension #9.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Town Board of the Town of Yorktown, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Town of Yorktown Comprehensive Plan. A public hearing will be held on July 21, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Yorktown, Town Hall, 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown Heights, NY. The action involves the Town of Yorktown Comprehensive Plan.

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