ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
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Public Notice

Notice Of Extension Of Written Comment Period
Dharmakaya, Inc. Application For Mahamudra Buddhist Hermitage

Location: Cragsmoor Road (Tax parcel 98.1-1-1-53.200 [90.6 Acres]).

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Board of the Town of Wawarsing has extended the deadline for written comments on the DEIS and any aspect of the proposed action from December 13, 2006 (as originally scheduled) to December 26, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. Written comments may be hand delivered, faxed or sent by mail to the SEQRA contact person, Planning Board Chairman Martin Lonstein, Town of Wawarsing Town Hall, 108 Canal Street, PO Box 671, Ellenville, NY 12428; Phone (845) 647-7800, extension 5; Fax (845) 647-1824.

The public hearing on the DEIS was held and closed on November 30, 2006.


Brownfield Cleanup Program

Site Name: Le Count Square
Site Address: Le Count Place
New Rochelle, New York 10801
County: Westchester
Site No.: C360092
Requestor: New Rochelle Revitalization, LLC

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 Friday, January 12, 2007 to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation
625 Broadway
Albany, New York 12233-7014
Attention: Karen Maiurano

Repository address:

New Rochelle Public Library
Main Branch
One Library Place
New Rochelle, New York 10801


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Orange County - The Village of Warwick Planning Board, as lead agency has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Village View Estates -29-lot residential subdivision. A copy of the DEIS will be available for public review at the Village of Warwick Village Hall, and also at the Albert Wisner Public Library. The complete DEIS will be available online at www.hdrprojects.com/villagevieweis. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on Thursday, January 18, 2007, at 7:30 p.m. at the Village of Warwick Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Warwick, NY. Comments on the document will be accepted by the Lead Agency through Monday, January 29, 2007, or ten days after the close of the public hearing, whichever is later. The action involves a proposed 29- lot residential subdivision of a 20.3-acre tract of land in the Village of Warwick, located at the Village's boundary with the Town of Warwick. The site is composed of four different adjoining tax map parcels Section 201, Block 1, Lots 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, and 2. The site fronts on the corner of Locust Street and Woodside Drive, and the subdivision involves the need to construct an internal road network to serve the lots. This internal road network involves two proposed roads connecting to Locust Street opposite Valley View Estates subdivision. The drainage improvements that are proposed as part of the site development in the Town of Warwick extend onto Town of Warwick tax map parcels Section 31, Block 2, Lot 85.2 (swale and stormwater detention basins) and swales on Section 43, Block 1, Lots 3, 4.12, and 4.2. The site is a vacant 20.3-acre parcel of overgrown former agricultural land located at the corner of Woodside Drive and Locust Street in the Village of Warwick at the Town of Warwick boundary.

Contact: George Aulen, Village of Warwick Planning Board, Village Hall - 77 Main Street, Warwick, New York 10990, phone: (845) 986-9888.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS

Westchester County - The North Salem Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Comprehensive Plan Update. The action involves a succinct statement of the planning strategies and actions that are proposed for implementation throughout the next ten to twelve years of development in the Town of North Salem. This Plan is intended to be an update to the Town of North Salem Master Plan, adopted in 1985. The Comprehensive Plan includes a number of recommendations specific to land use and zoning, residential development, economic development, natural resource protection, traffic and transportation, and community facilities and services. The specific strategies are updated in response to the changing conditions and needs of the Town and the development trends affecting the community and the surrounding region.

Contact: Veronica E. Howley, Town of North Salem, 266 Titicus Road, North Salem, NY 10560, phone: (914) 669-5577.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Ulster County - Village of New Paltz Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Victorian Square a proposed 80 unit Residential Development. A copy of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS), plans, and related materials may be reviewed in the Village of New Paltz Building Department, New Paltz Village Hall, 25 Plattekill Avenue, New Paltz, New York on normal business days between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm. Anyone wishing to review any of these materials is encouraged to schedule an appointment in advance by telephoning 255-3055. A copy of the FEIS is also available for review at the Elting Memorial Library, located at 93 Main Street, New Paltz, NY. Please call 845-255-5030 for the Library's hours of operation. A copy may be obtained from the Contact Person designated below. The FEIS may also be viewed at the Village website: www.villageofnewpaltz.org/portal/. The action involves the applicant proposing to construct 80 two-bedroom rental units, 34 of which would be reserved for senior citizen occupancy in accordance with the Village of New Paltz Zoning Code. The project would utilize both municipal water and sewer services. Principal access to and from the site is proposed to be a private driveway leading directly from South Manheim Boulevard (NYS Route 32 South). The project is located approximately 10.76 acres of vacant land located east South Manheim Boulevard (Route 32 South) within the Village of New Paltz, New York. The easternmost portion of the property borders directly on the Town of New Paltz. It is designated on the Tax Map of the Village of New Paltz as parcel numbers 86.042-07-Lots 1-13 and 1-17 and is currently zoned R-2.

Contact: Alison Shestakofsky, Village of New Paltz Planning Board, 25 Plattekill Avenue, New Paltz, NY 12561, phone: (845) 255-3055.