ENB - REGION 1 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Board of Education of the Southampton Union Free School District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Additions and Alterations to the Southampton Elementary School will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the Board of Education of the Southampton Union Free School District considering additions and alterations to the Southampton Elementary School to accommodate (1) the existing student population, (2) the future projected growth in student enrollment, and (3) the relocation of the Pre-K program (currently housed at the Southampton Presbyterian Church) to this building. Specifically, the proposed action consists of three individual building additions, including (1) a one-story building addition to the south of the cafeteria for an expanded receiving area, (2) a one-story building addition for a main office suite on the north side of the building, and (3) a three-story building addition on the south side of the building for 14 classrooms. Also, an existing modular building would be removed from the site. The Board of Education of the Southampton Union Free School District, as lead agency, has determined, subsequent to review of an Environmental Assessment Form (Parts 1, 2 and 3), Traffic Impact Study, the State and National Registers of Historic Places, consultations with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (“OPRHP”) and associated documents, site inspections and area inspections, that the proposed action described below will not have a significant effect on the environment, and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (“DEIS”) will not be prepared. The project is located at Southampton Elementary School, 30 Pine Street, Incorporated Village of Southampton.

Contact: Linda Bruno, Southampton Union Free School District, 70 Leland Lane, Southampton, New York 11968, phone: (631) 591-4500.


Suffolk County - The Town of Huntington Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Tuscany Estates [Subdivision] will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a request for the modified subdivision of the 41.21 acre Hollow Hills Golf Course on Ryder Avenue in Dix Hills, zoned R-40 (minimum 1 acre) Residence District. The project proposes thirty (30) lots, a 6.01 acre set aside for dedication to the Town of Huntington, a 1.16 acre recreation area, 1.40 acre conservation corridor, and a 2.29 acre recharge basin (Preliminary Map, dated revised October 31, 2005). Sanitary wastewater collection and treatment is proposed via disposal to sub-surface septic systems. The Dix Hills Water District will provide potable water.

A 30-foot wide (paved width), approximate 2000+ foot long, private right-of-way (ROW) terminating in three (3) 42-foot radii cul-de-sacs is proposed for providing access to the subject property from Ryder Avenue. Emergency access is to be provided through a crash gate from Truxton Road via a 25-foot wide easement.

Contact: Scott Robin, Department of Planning and Environment, Huntington Town Hall, 100 Main Street, Huntington NY 11743, phone: (631) 351-3196, e-Mail: srobin@town.huntington.ny.us.


Suffolk County - The Village of Port Jefferson Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Oakland Medical Arts Center will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the demolition of an existing one-story 35,671 square feet nursing home, renovations to existing three-story nursing home for medical office use, construct bank with drive thru, two (2) three-story medical office buildings and related site work including, revised utilities, curbs, sidewalks, paving, drainage, lighting, landscaping, etc. The project is located at 70 North Country Road & 125 Oakland Avenue, Village of Port Jefferson, Suffolk County.

Contact: William Rau, Incorporated Village of Port Jefferson, Building Department, 88 North Country Road, Port Jefferson. NY 11777, phone: (631) 473-4744.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Planning Board of the Incorporated Village of Oyster Bay Cove, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Application for Preliminary Approval of Subdivision - Proposed Redcote Farms Ltd. (portion of Pulling property) subdivision of 72.3± acres into 24 single family residential lots. The public hearing on the DEIS was concluded on December 1, 2005, and the public hearing on the Preliminary Subdivision has been continued to January 5, 2006 at 8:00 p.m. at the East Woods School, Yellow Cote Road, Oyster Bay Cove, New York. Public comments on the DEIS were accepted at the public hearing, and written comments will be accepted until the close of business on January 10, 2006. Written comments should be directed to the contact person listed below. The DEIS is available for public review at the office of the contact person and at the Oyster Bay-East Norwich Public Library, 89 East Main Street, Oyster Bay, New York 11771. The action involves Redcote Farm Ltd. which has applied to the Planning Board of the Incorporated Village of Oyster Bay Cove for preliminary approval of an application to subdivide 72.3± acres into 24 single family residential lots. The premises are known as the Pulling property. The Pulling property consists of approximately 117.52 acres from which 72.3± acres are proposed to be subdivided. The proposed lots will have a minimum gross lot size of 2 acres and a maximum gross lot size of 4.43 acres. The proposal includes a 6.01± acre drainage reserve area in the northeastern portion of the subject property, a 200 foot wide conservation area along Route 25A in the southeastern portion of the site, west of Oyster Bay Cove Road and a 50 foot wide conservation area along the east side of Yellow Cote Road and west side of Oyster Bay Cove Road. Eighteen of the 24 lots are proposed to be serviced by a new roadway on the west side of Oyster Bay Cove Road between Timber Ridge Court and Birch Court and 6 lots are proposed to be serviced by a cul de sac originating at Yellow Cote Road. The project location is Section 27, Block L, Lots 226, 227 and parts of lots 217, 220 and 229 on the Nassau County Land and Tax Map, Oyster Bay Cove, New York.

Contact: Donna Harris, Incorporated Village of Oyster Bay Cove, Village Hall, 25B Route 25A, Oyster Bay, New York 11771, phone: (516) 922-1016.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS

Suffolk County - The Planning Board of the Town of Babylon, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Planning Board Job #2004-37ABEN, Unicorp National Development. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until February 1, 2006. The action involves a change of zone from H Industry and C Residence and the construction of:

Advance Auto Parts – 10,000 square feet
Retail “B” – 17,678 square feet
Retail “C” – 13,007 square feet
Retail “D” – 27,975 square feet
Retail “E” – 6,400 square feet
Eckerd – 14,564 square feet
Bank of Smithtown – 3,900 square feet
Gas Station and Convenience Store – 1,500 square feet

and associated improvements on a 10.27 acre site. The project is located on Commack Road and Long Island Avenue, Deer Park, Town of Babylon, County of Suffolk, New York.

Contact: Richard Groh, Town of Babylon Department of Environmental Control, 281 Phelps Lane, Room 23, North Babylon, New York 11703, phone: (631) 422-7640, fax: (631) 422-7686.