ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Notice

Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Roger Boccio of Northport, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Great Peconic Bay approximately 1.2 miles from shore, west of Robin's Island. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Great Peconic Bay Latitude North 40ÿ 58' 20.1" and Longitude West 72ÿ 29' 40.3". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 300 shellfish cages each measuring 4.5'long x 4.5'wide x 2'high at a depth of no less than 12 feet from mean low water The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica), hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria),bay scallop (Argopecten irradians), blue mussel (Mytilus edulis) and soft clam (Mya arenaria). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 1 mile of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than January 16, 2006. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Application. No. OBC-A-3-05.

Contact: Joshua Thiel, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.


Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Thomas J. Kehoe of Northport, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Noyak Bay approximately 0.25 miles from shore, south east of Jessup Neck. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Noyak Bay Latitude North 41ÿ 00' 30" and Longitude West 72ÿ 22' 02". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 300 shellfish cages each measuring 4.5'long x 4.5'wide x 2'high at a depth of no less than 12 feet from mean low water The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica), hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria),bay scallop (Argopecten irradians), blue mussel (Mytilus edulis) and soft clam (Mya arenaria). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 1 mile of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than January 16, 2006. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Application. No. OBC-A-4-05.

Contact: Joshua Thiel, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.


Region 1 - Notice is hereby given that the Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing the application of Thomas Gili of West Babylon, New York to obtain an OFF-BOTTOM CULTURE PERMIT, including a TEMPORARY MARINE AREA USE ASSIGNMENT which would allow the placement and operation of an off-bottom culture of shellfish grow-out activity on public underwater lands in Hog Neck Bay approximately 0.25 miles from shore, east of Nassau Pt. The proposed off-bottom culture assignment site is a circular area with a radius of 250 feet having a center point located in Hog Neck Bay Latitude North 41˙ 00' 34" and Longitude West 72˙ 26' 23". The proposed off-bottom culture system would involve the deployment of up to 250 shellfish cages each measuring 3' long x 18" wide x 3" high at a depth of no less than 16 feet from mean low water The shellfish species to be contained shall be Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica), hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) and bay scallop (Argopecten irradians). There are no existing Temporary Marine Area Use Assignments within 1 mile of the proposed Off-Bottom Culture/Assignment Area. Initial review of the subject application does not identify any adverse or unreasonable effects on the viability, maintenance or use of local marine resources.

PUBLIC COMMENT: The subject application may be reviewed at the address given below, and specific comments on the requested permit, including the proposed Temporary Marine Area Use Assignment, or a request to become a party-in-interest if a public hearing is held, must be submitted in writing to the contact person named below no later than January 16, 2006. The Department of Environmental Conservation as lead agency has made an initial determination that this action will not have a significant effect on the environment. All correspondence should reference Application. No. OBC-A-5-05.

Contact: Joshua Thiel, NYSDEC, Bureau of Marine Resources, 205 Belle Mead Road, East Setauket, NY 11733-3400.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS Addendum

Suffolk County - The Planning Board of the Town of Babylon, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic EIS Addendum on the proposed Deer Park Enterprises (Tanger) Planning Board Job No. 2004-11AFN. The action involves retail development on 81 acre Ga Industrial site which includes the demolition of existing structures, approximately 805,159 square feet of proposed building area, 4,723 parking stalls and associated site improvements. Note: Project has been reduced in scope by 89,385 square feet of retail space, B.J.’s Warehouse and gasoline service station has been removed and need for 357 parking space variance eliminated. A FGEIS Addendum has been prepared to address several comments that were not included in the Record. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until January 6, 2006. The project is located on the north side Grand Blvd., 1,432' e/o Commack Road, Deer Park, Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, SCTM No. 0100-68-01-46.3 and part of 46.6.

Contact: Richard Groh, Town of Babylon Department of Environmental Control, 281 Phelps Lane, North Babylon, New York 11703, phone: (631) 422-7640, fax: (631) 422-7686.


Notice of Complete Application

Applicant: Villages at Lake Grove
Three Grove Partners
500 Bi County Boulevard
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Office: SCDHS
360 Yaphank Avenue-Suite 2C
Yaphank, NY 11980
Phone: (631) 852-5700

Contact: Walter Hilbert, P.E.

SEQR: Project is a type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. No coordinated review was performed.

SHPA: Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Last Filing Date: 2/1/06

Project Location: Brookhaven

Project Description: The department has made a tentative determination to issue a SPDES permit for the discharge of 94,915 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to the groundwater located at State Route 347 and New Moriches Road, Lake Grove New York. The proposed discharge is located with an area designated as a sole source aquifer. The following public water purveyors have been identified as having service areas located within a three mile radius of the applicant’s facility: 1) Suffolk County Water Authority. SPDES NY-0 254720

Permit Type: SPDES (State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System)

Permit ID: NY-0254720