ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Delaware County - The New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Logs Unlimited LLC, Walton #1 Quarry Expansion will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the expansion of an existing permitted bluestone mine from 3.3 acres to 12.75 acres life of mine. The operation consists of removal of overburden and excavation of material by drilling, blasting and mechanical equipment. A closed loop water system will contain saw process water generated during sawing operations. The project is located approximately 1.2 miles southwest of the hamlet of Walton on William Beers Road, in the Town of Walton.

Contact: Martha Wood, New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, 65561 State Highway 10, Stamford, NY 12167, phone: (607) 652-7741.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Greene County - The Village of Coxsackie, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed UMH of Coxsackie, LLC Mountain View Estates Planned Unit Development 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 March 14, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the Village Hall. Submit written comments to the Village Clerk at Village Hall by March 26, 2007. The action involves UMH proposing to build and operate a land leased, age-restricted residential community incorporating 280 modular homes together with amenities on 106 acres of land within the Village of Coxsackie. UMH also owns additional contiguous land (80 acres) in the Town of Coxsackie; however, there is no action proposed for the contiguous land located in the Town at this time. The proposed project is subject to zoning and site plan review on a local level as well as a host of other permits and approvals from other State and regional agencies. The project is located at 63 Van Dyke Street, Village of Coxsackie, Greene County, NY.

Contact: Dianne Ringwald, Village of Coxsackie, 119 Mansion Street, Coxsackie, NY 12051, phone: (518)-731-2718.


Greene County - The Greene County Industrial Development Agency ("IDA"), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed I-87 Exit 21B Corridor Study 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 February 28, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the Cornell Hook & Ladder, Gill Road, New Baltimore, NY. Comments will be accepted until March 12, 2007 submitted to IDA. Review the draft scoping document at the IDA, 270 Mansion Street, Coxsackie, NY 12051 and at the Coxsackie and New Baltimore town offices. The project involves the Greene County IDA conducting an environmental review of a 7,000 acre study area of which approximately 488 acres is considered as primary development and/or acquisition area for a technology park and destination retail development, while over 500 acres will be evaluated for mitigation value, several hundred acres will be evaluated for community recreational facilities, and some 600 acres may be the subject of mixed used development by others. The project is an area incorporating the lands between the Hudson River to the east and either State Route 9W or I-87 whichever is western most to the west, County Route 41 to the north and County Route 9/CSX Rail Line/Van Dyke and Noble streets to the south.

Contact: Alexander Mathes, Greene County Industrial Development Agency, 270 Mansion Street, Coxsackie, NY 12051, phone: (518) 731-5500.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS

Greene County - The New Baltimore Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed New Baltimore Comprehensive Plan. The action involves update the town's Comprehensive Plan, which is a Type I action. This plan sets forth policy recommendations pertaining to Future Land Use, Rural Character and the Environment, Economic Development, Agriculture, and Community Services and Administration within the Town. It sets forth a vision, goals, subgoals, and strategies, a general future land use map, and a plan for implementation.

Contact: David Louis, New Baltimore Town Board, 3809 CR 51, Hannacroix, NY 12087, phone: (518) 756-6671, fax: (518) 756-8880, e-mail:supervisor@townofnewbaltimore.org.