ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Scoping Meeting

Putnam County - The Town of Southeast Planning Board, as lead agency, will hold a public scoping meeting on the draft scoping document which will be held on July 10, 2006 at 8:00 p.m. at the Town of Southeast Civic Center, located at 67 Main Street in the Town of Southeast, NY to solicit comments from the public on the scoping document for Stateline Retail Center. Written comments on the draft scoping document are additionally requested by the date of the public hearing (July 10, 2006) or no later than July 20, 2006 and should be sent to the Planning Board Secretary, Laurie Fricchione (Town of Southeast - 67 Main Street, Brewster, NY 10509). The Town of Southeast Planning Board has received an application for site plan approval from the applicant, P.L.I., LLC to construct a "retail center" entitled "Stateline Retail Center" on approximately 44.7 acres of meadow, field, and forest, including approximately 15.0 acres of maintained field area. The project proposes 183,000 sq. ft. of retail space with parking for 915 vehicles. Access will be from NYS Route 6 at two new signalized driveways. Water to the site will be supplied from groundwater wells with an approximate daily usage of 3,000 gallons per day and sewage will be treated in an onsite septic system. A series of stormwater basins will be used as the primary method of managing post-development stormwater runoff. The project is located on New York State Route 6 immediately north of Interstate 84 in the Town of Southeast, Putnam County.

Contact: Laurie Fricchione, Town of Southeast, 67 Main Street, Brewster, New York 10509, phone: (845) 279-7736.


Negative Declaration

Orange County - The Town of Warwick Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Warwick Isles Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves subdivision of an ± 83.1-acre parcel into 33 lots for the purpose of constructing single-family dwellings. Three of the proposed lots will be designated for affordable housing under § 164-46J(100) of the Town Zoning Law. Approximately 3,250 feet of roads will be constructed, with associated drainage improvements, and dedicated to the Town of Warwick. The proposed application is for a cluster development in accordance with § 164-41.1 of the Town Zoning Law and Section 278 of New York State Town Law. The applicant has proposed that each lot be served by individual wells and septic disposal systems. The action would involve the conservation of approximately 51 percent of the site as dedicated open space.

Contact: Connie Sardo, Town of Warwick Planning Board, 132 Kings Highway, Warwick, NY 10990, phone: (845) 986-1124.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Westchester - The Village of Mamaroneck Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club 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 July 13, 2006 at 8:00 p.m. at the Mamaroneck Beach and Yacht Club, 555 South Barry Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY. The action involves site plan approval for clubhouse alterations, new seasonal residences and cabana removal, associated parking modifications and new yacht club building. Clubhouse alterations include the addition of 6,098 square feet on the existing second and new third floor for creation of 12 new seasonal units (10 studios, 2 one-bedroom) and administrative office relocation. Five new seasonal residences will be built, each containing 2 two-bedroom plus den units, 2 two-bedroom units and ten ground floor cabanas in four of five buildings, totalling 20-units and 40 cabanas. Total new units will be 32 and total parking spaces will be 262 compared with 246 existing. The project is located at 555 South Barry Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY.

Contact: Geraldine Diamond, Village of Mamaroneck, 313 Fayette Avenue, Mamaroneck, NY 10543, phone: (914) 777-7735.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Town of Woodbury Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Legacy Ridge at Highland Mills. A public hearing has been tentatively set for July 20, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. at the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, 67 Commerce Drive South, Harriman, NY. Public comments on the DEIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until July 31, 2006, or ten days following the close of public hearing whichever is later. The action involves construction of 287 singe-family detached 4-bedroom homes on a site consisting of 3 existing lots totaling approximately 749 acres, of which only one lot will be developed. The other two lots will remain as open space, except from some municipal utilities and access roads. The applicant has requested a rezoning of the project site from R-3A to R-2A and is proposing that its project be designated for Conservation Cluster Development (CCDOD) in accordance with the recently adopted local law. The property is located in the northwesterly portion of the Town of Woodbury, NY. The main and secondary access points to the development will be located on Trout Brook Road. The site is bounded by developed residential subdivisions to the south, the NYS Thruway to the west, undeveloped land located in the Town of Cornwall to the north, and West Point Military Academy to the east.

Contact: Desiree Potvin, Town of Woodbury, P. O. Box 1004, 511 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY 10930,


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 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. Public 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. 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 system. The site consists of a combined parcel of 249.76 acres in the Hamlet Residential and Rural Zoning districts with AQ-6 Overlay and AQ-3 Overlay. The site is in part with the Floodplain and Pond area, Stream Corridor and Reservoir Watershed and Scenic Roadway Corridor 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.

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


Putnam County - The Town of Putnam Valley Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Emerald Ridge Subdivision. A public hearing will be held on July 31, 2006 at 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Valley Town Hall, 265 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley, NY. Public comments will be accepted by the Planning Board for 30 calendar days from the first filing of the Notice of Completion or 14 calendar days following the close of the public hearing whichever is later. The DEIS is available electronically at www.putnamvalley.com and at www.timmillerassociates.com/publicreview/default.html. The action involves the applicant proposing a 25-lot single family detached residential subdivision to be located on approximately 87.7 acres of land. An existing home that is located on the project site is proposed to remain, with 24 new homes to be constructed along a curvilinear roadway system ending in a cul-de-sac. The proposed dewellings will be served by individual water wells and sanitary sewage treatment systems and the applicant is proposing an underground water storage tank and associated hydrant system to assist in fire suppression. The project is located on Marsh Hill Road, Putnam Valley, NY.

Contact: Laura Lussier, Putnam Valley Planning Board, 265 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10579, phone: (845) 526-3740.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Common Council – City of Peekskill, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Waterfront Community Redevelopment Plan. A public hearing on the Draft Generic EIS will be held on July 13, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. at the Council Chambers, City Hall, 840 Main Street, Peekskill, NY. The action involves a Community Redevelopment Plan (CRP) to revitalize and redevelop underutilized parcels adjacent to waterfront public parkland and open space. This CRP is based on the City's Waterfront Redevelopment Plan (the Sasaki Plan) prepared by Sasaki Associates in 1990, and the City's Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) adopted in 2004. The plan is intended to guide and facilitate the redevelopment of property to the east of the Metro-North railroad tracks, according to the vision that has been developed by the City over the past fifteen years.

The plan is generally designed to facilitate a reorientation of the project area from an underutilized area of a heavily industrial character to a neighborhood of water-enhanced uses. It proposes redevelopment and rehabilitation to create a transit oriented, mixed-use neighborhood with residential, commercial and public uses, and enhanced public waterfront access. Redevelopment in the project area would be governed by the existing WF-2 waterfront zoning regulations, but would include a maximum development cap of 500 dwelling units, a commercial component, and a minimum of 500 parking spaces in a structured parking facility(ies) in proximity to the Metro-North railroad station. The project location is community redevelopment area generally bounded by Metro-North Railroad, terminus of N. Water Street, Route 9 and Requa Street, with an extension along Central Avenue to the intersection of Washington Street, plus relocation sites on Lower South Street.

Contact: Brian Havranek, Dept. of Planning and Development, City Hall, 840 Main Street, Peekskill, NY 10566, phone: (914) 734-4210, fax: (914) 734-2770.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Orange County - The Village of Goshen Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Goshen Executive Park. The action involves development of infrastructure to support an office park with residential and senior housing components on a 122 acre site identified as Village of Goshen tax lots; 123-1-1, 2, 3, 3.1 and 3.3. The site improvements to include associated parking, utilities and stormwater management facilities.

The proposed action includes the above described application, as well as all local, regional and state approvals necessary to authorize the development of the site in accordance with the proposed development plans, and authorize construction of the structures and accessory development activities thereon. The proposed action and development may also require various permits and approvals from the involved agencies listed herein. The site is located on adjacent to the Eastgate Corporate Park located on NYS Route 17A and NYS Route 17. Primary access is from NYS Route 17A, with secondary access from South Street, a Village street.

Contact: Jerome O’Donnell, Village of Goshen Planning Board, 276 Main St., Goshen, NY 10924, phone: (845) 294-8881.


Westchester County - The Yonkers Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Cross County Shopping Center. The action involves the renovation of the open air pedestrian mall; renovation of the exiting eight (8) story office building into a proposed 100-room hotel; addition of approximately 222,000 square feet of new retail and restaurant space; construction of a new customer parking structure for approximately 2,000 cars; on-site traffic improvements and off-site traffic improvements. The project is located at 808 Central Park Avenue, Block 5170 Lots 80 - 200, in the City of Yonkers.

Contact: Lee J. Ellman, Yonkers Planning Bureau, 87 Nepperhan Avenue, Suite 311, Yonkers, New York 10701, phone: (914) 377-6557, fax: (914) 377-6552, e-mail: Lee.Ellman.@cityofyonkers.com.