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Draft Request For Proposals
For the Disposal of the Solid Waste Stream
Generated in the Town of Brookhaven, New York

Department of Waste Management
Town of Brookhaven, New York

Please Take Notice that the Town of Brookhaven, N.Y. has extended the period for the acceptance of public comment on the Draft Request for Proposals (DRFP) for the disposal of the municipal solid waste stream of the Town through the close of business at 4:30 pm on Thursday, December 21, 2006. An Addendum to the DRFP has also been issued, updating certain dates and other information, and scheduling an optional inspection of Town facilities. The DRFP was originally issued in November 2005 to seek proposals for the disposal of the residential waste stream of the Town for a period of up to 25 years commencing in September 2009. The Town is responsible for the disposal of all residential waste collected through the Brookhaven Resource Recovery Improvement, currently totaling approximately 18,750 tons per month. The DRFP seeks proposals for a base term of 15 years with two (2) five (5) year extension periods. The Town may issue a Final RFP after the receipt of comments. Further details are set forth in the DRFP which can be obtained at the Town of Brookhaven Department of Purchasing, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, New York, 11738, or, in pdf format, on the Town of Brookhaven website at www.brookhaven.org. Pursuant to General Municipal Law 120-w the DRFP is on file in the office of the Town Clerk of the Town of Brookhaven, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, New York, 11738.

Comments on the DRFP should be made in writing to the Department of Waste Management, Town of Brookhaven, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, New York, 11738. Please contact the Department of Waste Management, Commissioner John Kowalchyk, at 631-451-6224, 631-451-6391 (fax) with questions.

The Town of Brookhaven encourages minorities and women-owned business to participate in the procurement process.


Notice Of Issuance Of A Request For Proposals

Please take notice that the Town of Brookhaven shall make available at the Department of Purchasing, Third Floor, Town Hall, One Independence Hill, Farmingville N.Y. 11738 a Final Request for Proposals (RFP) issued pursuant to the provisions of New York State General Municipal Law 120-w for the operation of the Town of Brookhaven Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) located at the Town landfill complex, 350 Horseblock Road, Yaphank, N.Y. Copies of the RFP shall be available to prospective proposers on and after October 18, 2006 for a NON-REFUNDABLE fee of $75.00, payable by cash, check or money order to the Town of Brookhaven. Proposers are requested to register with the Department of Purchasing in order to receive all relevant communications and addenda concerning the RFP. A copy of the RFP will be filed with the Town Clerk, and additional copies will be made available to the general public free of charge, but no assurance can be given that further communications or addenda will be available to a recipient absent registration and payment of the fee.

In this RFP, the Town seeks a qualified operator for its dual stream MRF for a term commencing on February 1, 2007 and extending for a term of five (5) years plus five (5) one (1) year option periods, or in the alternative a ten (10) year term. The MRF receives over 45,000 tons of recyclable materials per year, including all of the designated recyclable materials generated within the Brookhaven Refuse and Recycling Improvement (BRRI), a special district consisting of approximately 120,000 residential households, plus certain other recyclable materials received by agreement between Brookhaven and other municipalities, or between the operator and other generators. The operator will be required to process and market all recyclables delivered to the facility, and to abide by certain performance guarantees set forth in the RFP.

The Town also requests proposers to submit their qualifications, together with preliminary design and cost estimates, for the conversion of the MRF to a single stream processing facility within the term of the contract. Further details as to the current operating configuration of the facility are set forth in the RFP.

Proposals in response to the RFP will be opened by the Town at 11:00 am on Friday November 17, 2006 at the Department of Purchasing, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, N.Y. 11738. After review of all proposals, the Town will contact the successful proposer(s) for the preparation and execution of a formal contract.

The Town of Brookhaven reserves the right to reject and declare invalid any or all proposals and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the proposals received, all in the best interests of the Town. The Town of Brookhaven encourages minorities and women-owned business to participate in the procurement process.

Anthony DeMaio, Director
Department of Purchasing
Town of Brookhaven


Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Town of Riverhead Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Site Plan of Browning Hotels, Inc will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the applicant proposing to construct two hotels totaling 254 rooms with related site improvements on 6.99ac. of land zoned Destination Retail Center (CRC). The project is located on the north side of Old Country Rd., opposite the Tanger outlet malls, Riverhead Hamlet and Township, Suffolk County.

Contact: Richard Hanley, Town of Riverhead Planning Department, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, NY 11901, phone: (631) 727-3200, ext. 239.


Positive Declaration

Suffolk County - The Village of Southampton Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Olde Towne Subdivision may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves an 11-lot subdivision on the site which is presently active farmland. The project is a 50 acre parcel located in the R-120 Zoning District on the southeastern corner of the intersection of Wickapougue Road and Old Town Road in Southampton village, Town of Southampton (SCTM No. 904-30-01-1).

Contact: Alfred Callahan, Village of Southampton Planning Board, 71 Hill Street, Southampton, NY 11968, phone: (631) 204-2146, fax: (631) 283-0649.