ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Dutchess County - The Town of Red Hook Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Bard College Center for Science and Computational Studies will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a 48,886 sq. ft. building (basement and two stories) to house classrooms, laboratories, lecture halls and offices and associated site developments. The project is located on the Bard College campus, east side of County Rte. 103, in the hamlet of Annandale-on-Hudson, Town of Red Hook.

Contact: Betty Mae Van Parys, Town of Red Hook Planning Board, 7340 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571, phone: (845) 758-4613, e-mail: planning@redhook.org.


Orange County - The Town of Goshen Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Upper Reservoir Road, easement and drainage improvement will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves taking control of the 50-foot right-of-way, measured at 25 feet from the centerline and drainage improvements and maintenance work within sqaid right-of-way. The project is located on Upper Reservoir Road, east and west side along lands now or formerly Serderavic and more specifically identified as Town of Goshen.

Contact: Honey Bernstein, Town of Goshen, 41 Webster Avenue, P. O. Box 217, Goshen, New York 10924.


Westchester County - The Town of Yorktown, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Hunterbrook Sanitary Sewer District Route 202 and Bound Brook will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction/installation of approximately 6,200 L.F. of eight (12” and 8”) sanitary sewer main with associated manholes and lateral/service connections to property lines (approx. 52 parcels) within an existing community to replace existing septic systems. The sewer main shall connect to an existing Town of Yorktown system, which is tributary to the Westchester County Peekskill Sanitary Sewer District. The project is located on Overlook Road, Parkway Place and Kamhi Drive.

Contact: Sharon Robinson, Town of Yorktown Engineering, 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown, NY 10598, phone: (914) 962-5722 ext. 218, fax: (914) 962-1731.


Westchester County - The Town of Yorktown, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Overlook Sanitary Sewer District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction/installation of approximately 5,200 L.F. of eight (8”) sanitary sewer main with associated manholes (approx. 26) and lateral/service connections to property lines (approx. 52 parcels) within an existing community to replace existing septic systems. The sewer main shall connect to an existing Town of Yorktown system which is tributary to the Westchester County Peekskill Sanitary Sewer District.

Contact: Sharon Robinson, Town of Yorktown Engineering, 363 Underhill Avenue, Yorktown, NY 10598, phone: (914) 962-5722 ext. 218, fax: (914) 962-1731.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Rockland County - The Village of Spring Valley, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Pascack Brook Flood Remediation Project, the Replacement of the Union Road Bridge/Culvert over the Pascack Brook, and the Taking by Condemnation of Easements on five parcels adjacent to the said Bridge/Culvert 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 December 6, 2005, at 4:00 p.m. at the Spring Valley Village Hall, 200 North Main Street, Spring Valley, New York. The action involves stream improvements to approximately 1850 linear feet of stream from Kings Terrace to Francis Place and removal of deteriorated steel and concrete bridge/culvert and replace with a new 15’ x 7’ concrete box culvert at the Pascack Brook, Union Road crossing, Village of Spring Valley, Town of Ramapo, County of Rockland, State of New York. A bridge/culvert replacement is necessary where the Pascack Brook crosses Union Road. The taking of construction and permanent easements on five parcels adjacent to Union Road, more specifically located at 90 Union Road, Tax ID # 50.70-1-22, 91 Union Road, Tax ID # 50.70-2-31, 92 Union Road, Tax ID # 50.70-1-23, 93 Union Road Tax ID # 50.70-1-28 and 2 Morris Road, Tax ID# 50.70-1-27 is necessary to the project. The project is located within the Village of Spring Valley from Kings Terrace to Francis Place.

Contact: Bruce M. Levine, Spring Valley Village Hall, 200 North Main Street, Spring Valley, New York 10977, phone: (845) 573-5861, fax: (845) 352-1164, E-mail:Blevine@villagespringvalley.org.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town of Cornwall Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Chestnut Woods. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on January 3, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall, 183 Main Street, Cornwall, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until January 17, 2006 or ten days after the close of the SEQR hearing, whichever is later. The action involves a request for special exception use permit and site plan approval of a mixed use project including the following uses:

The tract is located on the east side of New York State Route 32 at the Town of New Windsor municipal boundary, and the easterly part of the site abuts both the Moodna Creek and Knox’s Headquarters, which is listed on the State and National Register of Historic Places. The site itself also formerly contained a dwelling that was Register-eligible, though the structure was demolished at the direction of the Building Inspector as it constituted a hazard. Central water and sewer services will need to be provided for the site. The project is located on the east side of NYS Route 32 at Town of New Windsor line, abutting the Moodna Creek - Zoning District: SR-1 Residential, HC Highway Commercial - Tax Map Parcel: Section 9 Block 1 Lot 54.

Contact: Neil Novesky, Town of Cornwall Planning Board, Town Hall – 183 Main Street, Cornwall, New York 12518, phone: (845) 534-9429.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Orange County - The Village of Warwick Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Liberty Green Residential Community. The action involves Site Plan and Conditional Use approval of a 250 unit multi-family residential facility comprising three three-story building in the Multiple Residence – Senior Citizen Zoning District, to be developed in two phases: phase one of 168 units and phase three of 82 units. Occupancy of each unit, with the exception of one unit for the site superintendent, will be limited to at least one person over 55 and no person under the age of 18. The project is located on Grand Street, Village of Warwick, Orange County, NY - (Tax lot ID # 230-1-1).

Contact: George Aulen, Village of Warwick Planning Board, 77 Main Street – P.O. Box 369, Warwick, NY 10990, phone: (845) 986-9888.