ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Planning Board of the Town of Rhinebeck, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Rhinecliff Hotel/Rhinecliff Properties, LLC will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the issuance of site plan approval by the Town of Rhinebeck Planning Board and related permits, approvals, use and area variances, licenses and compliance determinations from other involved agencies to authorize reconstruction of the Rhinecliff Hotel to accommodate nine hotel guest rooms and associated third floor outdoor deck for use by guests, a 74 seat second floor catering/restaurant overflow and hotel lounge area, a 65 seat first floor casual dining restaurant, bar and lounge area, a first floor level outdoor summer patio area, the on site development of a wastewater treatment plant for a maximum daily flow of 7,280 gpd, service by municipal water, and the provision of required parking, including development of two on site handicapped parking spaces and an off site sixty nine car parking lot on an adjacent parcel leased from CSX Transportation, Inc. The project is located on Shatzell and Grinnell Streets, Hamlet of Rhinecliff, Town of Rhinebeck.

Contact: John Varricchio, Town of Rhinebeck Planning Board, Town Hall, 80 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, NY 12572, phone: (845) 876-3409, fax: (845) 876-5885, email: Town.planning@rhinebeck-ny.gov.


Positive Declaration

Orange County - The Planning Board of the Town of Goshen, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Prospect Hill Hamlet may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the construction of a 211 unit traditional neighborhood development on an approximately 110 acre parcel located west of Route 17A near its intersection with Durland Road. The project is located on Route 17A near Durland Road in the Town of Goshen.

Contact: Neal Halloran, Town of Goshen, Town Hall, 41 Webster Street, Goshen, NY 10924, phone: (845) 294-6430.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS

Rockland County - The Planning Board of the Town of Clarkstown, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Valley Rise Residential Subdivision. A public hearing will be held by the Clarkstown Planning Board at a date and time to be determined. Comments on the Draft EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until July 28, 2005 or ten days following the public hearing, whichever is later. The action involves the subdivision of two existing tax lots into a total of 14 residential lots for single-family homes on 15.19 acres of land. The homes are proposed to gain access from the extension of Mulberry Road, Belleville Road and Dolton Street. The proposed subdivision is located in the R-22, R-40 and R-160 single family zoning districts. The project is located on the south side of Rockland Lake Road in the Hamlet of Valley Cottage.

Contact: Dennis Letson, Environmental Control, Clarkstown Town Hall, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, NY 10956, phone: (845) 639-2111.


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 two general zoning amendments which would create a Conservation Cluster Development overlay district and allow Senior Housing "for sale" units. The public hearing will be begin 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, 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 listed below. Copies of the DEIS are also at the Town libraries and Town Clerk's office. 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 Dunderberg 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 10930, phone (845) 928-7578, fax (845) 928-8214.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS

Dutchess County - The Hyde Park Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Update of Town Comprehensive Plan, Zoning and Subdivision Laws. The Town of Hyde Park Town Board intends to adopt amendments to the Town's Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Law, Zoning Map and Subdivision Laws that would establish new policies, land uses and regulations throughout the Town. A second Supplemental Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement has been prepared to address substantial changes to the documents based upon public comments from the review of the prior 3/31/05 and 5/23/05 SDGEIS. The project is located in the Town of Hyde Park, Dutchess County, NY.

Contact: Yancy F. McArthur, Hyde Park Town Board, 4383 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538, phone: (845) 229-5111, fax: (845) 229-7583.