ENB - REGION 3 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Sullivan County - The Town of Liberty Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Maples Subdivision (CR Menderis LLC) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves subdivision of approximately 143.21 acres of land into 26 single-family detached residential lots to be serviced by individual wells and subsurface sewage disposal systems and construction of a private compacted gravel through- road as well as three additional interior private compacted gravel roads. The project is located between East Hill Road and Menderis Road, Town of Liberty, New York (Section 38, Block 1, Lots 14 and 15).

Contact: Diane Deutsch, Town of Liberty Planning Board, 120 North Main Street, Liberty, NY 12754, phone: (845) 292-8511.


Ulster County - The Ulster County Department of Highways and Bridges, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Kerhonkson Bridge Replacement will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the replacement of the existing truss bridge over the Rondout Creek in the Village of Kerhonkson. This project will also include the installation of new sidewalks out to the intersection of Route 209. The new bridge will be constructed on the same alignment and in the same location as the existing bridge. The project is located on Main Street, County Road 77, east of Route 209 in the Village of Kerhonkson, Town of Wawarsing.

Contact: Edward C. Pine, Ulster County Department of Highways and Bridges, 317 Shamrock Lane, Kingston, NY 12401, phone: (845) 340-3124.


Positive Declaration

Ulster County - The Town of Shawangunk Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Lands of Rae, Annette and Elizabeth Martinelli Cluster Subdivision may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The project is a proposed cluster subdivision consisting of 35 lots and associated road system for purposes of developing 35 single-family detached dwellings that would be served by individual wells and septic systems. The area of the project site to be developed for a proposed cluster subdivision is located on the southeast side of the Verkeerder Kill, west of and with frontage on Brimstone Hill Road, and north of Sinsabaugh Road. The dead end of Sinsabaugh Road would be extended to serve the subdivision and this extension would terminate at Brimstone Hill Road. The project is located in the Town of Shawangunk, Ulster County, NY. The parcel is identified on local tax maps as Map 99.003, Block 1, Lot 11.240.

Contact: Kris Pedersen, Town of Shawangunk Planning Board, P.O. Box 247, Wallkill, NY 12589, phone: (845) 895-3356.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Westchester County - The Village of Dobbs Ferry Planning Board and Board of Trustees as Co-Lead Agencies, have accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Waters Edge at Dobbs Ferry Subdivision, an 11-lot residential subdivision. A public hearing will be held on March 1, 2007, at 6:30 p.m. at the Village of Dobbs Ferry. Written comments on the DEIS will be requested and accepted by the contact person until 10 days after the close of the public hearing. Copies of the DEIS are available for public review at the Village Hall or the Dobbs Ferry Public Library. The DEIS can be reviewed online at the applicant’s consultant website, www.timmillerassociates.com . The action involves Waters Edge at Dobbs Ferry, LLC, proposing to subdivide approximately 4.4 acres of vacant land into 11 building lots. An existing house is located along the northern property boundary. The house is unoccupied and scheduled for demolition. Access to the individual lots will be from existing roads and a new looped road that would connect to Fairlawn Avenue. The new road would be designed in accordance with Village specifications and offered for dedication to the Village of Dobbs Ferry. The project site is zoned OF-6 One Family Residence District. The development has been designed to comply with the provisions of the Village Zoning and Land Use and Subdivision Regulations (§300 and §265 of the Village Coe, respectively). The project site is located in the Fairmead neighborhood and is approximately 250 feet west of Broadway (NYS Route 9). The site’s western boundary is approximately ninety feet east of the Hudson River, which is physically separated from the Hudson River by the Metropolitan Transit Authority Metro-North (MTA) rail line.

Contact: Jack Goldstein, Village of Dobbs Ferry, Dobbs Ferry Village Hall, 112 Main Street, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522.


Westchester County - The Town of Harrison Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Parcel B Office Building. A public hearing will be held on March 7, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town/Village of Harrison Municipal Town Hall, Alfred F. Sulla, Jr. Municipal Building, 1 Heineman Place, Harrison, NY. The public comment period ends March 19, 2007. The action involves completion of the second phase of a previously approved development by constructing an office building consisting of 76,384 square feet of zoning floor area (“zsf”) on property designated as Block 631, Lot 17 in the Town/Village of Harrison (“Town”), known as Parcel B.

The first phase of the development was approved by the Town Board in 1984, in accordance with two Stipulations of Settlement, dated May 18, 1984 and October 11, 1984, respectively. Those stipulations, which were “So Ordered” by the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Westchester County, allow for the development of up to 355,000 zsf on Parcel B in two separate phases. The first phase was completed in the mid-1980s and consists of an office building of 265,682 zsf ("Building A"). The project is located at 100 Manhattanville Road in the Town of Harrison.

Contact: Patrick Cleary, Town/Village of Harrison Municipal Town Hall, Alfred F. Sulla, Jr. Municipal Building, 1 Heineman Place, Harrison, NY 10528, phone: (914) 670-3076, e-mail:PCleary@harrison-ny.gov.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft Generic EIS And Public Hearing

Rockland County - The Town of Clarkstown Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Active Adult Residential Floating Zone. A public hearing on the Draft Generic EIS will be held on March 6, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Clarkstown Town Hall, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, NY. Written comments on the DEIS will be accepted until 10 days after the close of the public hearing. A complete copy of the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement including the proposed Local Law is available for public review at the Town Clerk’s Office, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, New York. The DEIS can also be reviewed online at the Town’s consultant website, www.timmillerassociates.com or at the Town of Clarkstown web site, www.town.clarkstown.ny.us/html/planning.html. The purpose of this local law is to create a floating zone (the “Active Adult Residence” or “AAR” Zone) in order to provide housing to accommodate a range of independent living accommodations for active adults and create housing or provide financial resources to assist income eligible active adults to obtain or retain housing. The Town Board will have full discretion regarding any request by petition for AAR Zone designation. Applicants seeking the AAR Zone designation may also seek a density bonus, in return for designating a specified percentage of the total units built as “affordable units.” This zone is intended for areas of the Town where local services necessary to support active adults are immediately available. It is the intent that clustering be considered for complexes within the zone so as to minimize the impact on the environment.

Contact: Alexander J. Gromack, Clarkstown Town Board, Clarkstown Town Hall, 10 Maple Avenue, New City, NY 10956.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

Rockland County - The Village of Nyack, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Comprehensive Master Plan and the Proposed Amendments to the Zoning Law of the Village of Nyack. The action involves a proposed Comprehensive Master Plan and proposed amendments to the Zoning Law of the Village of Nyack. The CMP, DGEIS, FGEIS, and the Findings Statement are posted at www.nyack.org.

Contact; Mary White, Nyack Village, Nyack Village Hall, Nyack, NY 10960, (845)358-0548, villageclerk@nyack.org.