ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

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Notice Of Adoption

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law Sections 13-0323 and 13-0327, the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Adoption for 6 NYCRR Part 49 relating to scallops and oysters. This notice will be published in issue 27 of the State Register, dated 7/5/2006.

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Brownfield Cleanup Program

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) 27-1400 et seq. The BCP was created to encourage the remediation and redevelopment of contaminated properties known as brownfields. The requestor indicated above has submitted a BCP application for investigation of the site indicated above.

NYSDEC will accept public comments concerning the application. A copy of the application and other appropriate documents (application package) is available in the site document repository located at the address indicated below.

NYSDEC will review the application package and public comments received and then make a determination on the eligibility of the application.

Comments should be submitted by July 28, 2006 to:

Repository address:


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Ulster County - The Planning Board of the Town of Woodstock, has determined that the proposed Application Woodstock Commons (RUPCO), SUP#05-368, SPR#05-326, PB #05-1098: Multi-family housing - Develop 63 units of affordable housing off Playhouse Lane in Woodstock 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 Thursday July 20 , 2006 at 8:50 PM at the Town of Woodstock Community Center on Rock City Road in Woodstock. The scoping session is intended to tp provide a forum for the public to raise any issues about the project that the Lead agency should address in the DEIS. All comments will be considered in preparing the final scope for the DEIS. A draft scoping document can be reviewed at the Planning Board Office, the Woodstock Public Library or the Town Clerk’s Office or on the Town’s website at www.woodstockny.org after June 22, 2006 [applicant to submit updated draft by June 21 ,2006]. Written comments on the draft scoping document may be sent to the address below and will be accepted through August 03, 2006. The action involves Rural Ulster Preservation Company, Inc (RUPCO) is proposing to develop an affordable housing community consisting of 12 residential structures, a multi-use community center, office, maintenance building, stormwater control facilities and a road system. A total of 63 dwelling units is planned. Ten will be owner occupied and on a separate lot (subdivision plats have been submitted). Another 52 units will be rentals and one unit will be provided for a caretaker. Of the 52 rental units 20 are designated as senior housing and the remaining 32 units designed as family housing. The projected number of occupants is 140 persons. The project is proposed for a 28.026 acre parcel to the north of Bradley Meadows between Playhouse and Elwyn Lanes. A portion of this parcel (approximately 12 acres) consists of NYSDEC mapped wetlands. NWI wetlands and FEMA-designated flood plains are also present on site. The exact location of the proposed action is located north of Bradley Meadows Shopping Center between Playhouse Lane and Elwyn Lane on a parcel designated as Section 27.55 Block 2, Lot 3 on the Tax Maps of the Town of Woodstock.

Contact: Dara C. Trahan, Woodstock Planning Board, 45 Comeau Dr., Woodstock, NY 12498, phone: (845) 679-2113, ext.6.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town of Goshen Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Heritage Estates Subdivision. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on July 6, 2006, and July 20, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town Hall of the Town of Goshen. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until the close of business on July 30, 2006 or 10 days after the close of the public hearing. A copy of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement, Volume 1, is available at www.townofgoshen.org and copies are available at Town of Goshen Town Hall for review. The action involves an application to the Town of Goshen Planning Board for approval of an open space residential subdivision proposing to develop 87 single-family detached homes in a neighborhood cluster serviced by central sewer and water and five large estate lots serviced by individual wells and septic systems. The site consists of a combined parcel of 249.76 acres in the Hamlet Residential HR) and Rural (RU) Zoning Districts with AQ-6 Overlay and AQ-3 Overlay. The site is in part within the Floodplain and Pond Area, Stream Corridor and Reservoir Watershed (SC) and Scenic Roadway Corridor (SR) Overlay Districts. The project is located on the east side of Old Chester Road, to the north of Knoell Road and south of incorporated Village of Goshen, in the Town of Goshen, Orange County, New York, bearing the tax map designations of Section 11, Block 1, Lot 98.6 and Section 8, Block 1, Lot 9.22.

Contact: Ralph Huddleston, Town of Goshen Planning Board, P.O. Box 217, Goshen, New York 10924, phone: (845) 294-6250.