Consolidated SPDES Renewals
NYCDEP will host a Public Meeting in accordance with State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Discharge Permit No. NY-026-8151, for the Shandaken Tunnel Outlet, at 10:00 a.m. on March 29, 2007 at the NYCDEP office in Kingston, located at 918 Ulster Ave. NYCDEP will discuss the progress of turbidity reduction projects it proposes to undertake as well as management efforts that may be undertaken by volunteers and other concerned groups and individuals.
In addition, NYCDEP welcomes input on stream quality from the public.
Contact Person: Susan A. McCormack
NYC DEP BWS
465 Columbus Avenue
Valhalla, NY 10595
Dutchess County - The Town Board of the Town of Milan, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed the adoption of a Comprehensive Plan under the provisions of Section 272-a of NYS Town Law may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The Comprehensive Plan is the result of a comprehensive planning process that began in 2000 and included a Community Values Survey, a Community Preferences Survey and numerous public meetings and public hearings to assure full opportunity for citizen participation in the preparation of the Comprehensive Plan. The Plan was prepared by the Milan Comprehensive Plan Special Review Board, appointed by the Town Board, which met regularly in open session during 2004 and 2005. The Special Board received input from other Town Boards and Committees. The Comprehensive Plan reflects the wishes of the Town residents, as expressed in the public participation process described above, that certain actions needed to be taken to address development pressures in a manner that has a beneficial effect on the character of the Town, particularly its small town rural quality natural and cultural resources and scenic quality. The Comprehensive Plan responds to the residents desires to achieve this broad goal. The Plan will establish a blueprint for growth and conservation in the Town into the near future and will provide a rational basis for future changes in land use regulations.
Contact: John V. Talmage, Town of Milan Town Board, 20 Wilcox Circle, Milan, NY 12571, phone: (845) 758-5133 ext. 28.
Westchester County - The Village of Pleasantville Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Marble Court - Proposed Zoning Text and Map Amendments and Proposed Age-Restricted Multifamily Development on Former MLA Site 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 Monday, March 26, 2007 at 8:30 p.m. at the Village of Pleasantville Village Hall, 80 Wheeler Avenue, Pleasantville, New York. The Lead Agency has circulated the Applicant's proposed DEIS Scoping Document to all Involved and Interested Agencies. A copy of that document may also be viewed at the Village of Pleasantville: http://www.pleasantville-ny.gov/Home. Written comments on the proposed DEIS Scoping Document will be accepted until 4:00 P.M. on Monday, April 9, 2007. Comments may be mailed to the attention of the Village Clerk, Village of Pleasantville, 80 Wheeler Avenue, Pleasantville, New York 10570. The action involves the potential adoption of amendments to the Village of Pleasantville Master Plan Update, potential adoption of text and map amendments to the Village of Pleasantville Zoning Law to establish and map a new zoning district designation entitled "Senior Multiple Residence 'SRO' Zoning District," and potential approval of a subdivision and site plan that are likely to be required to implement a proposed site-specific development plan involving the demolition of an existing 112,600 square foot light manufacturing/office building and associated off-street parking areas, the mitigation of existing site contamination conditions that have been preliminarily identified in soil and groundwater, and the construction of 120 age-restricted multifamily dwelling units in three multi-story buildings, along with a clubhouse and swimming pool, 282 accessory off-street parking spaces in under-building garages and outdoor surface parking areas, and other ancillary facilities and related site improvements.
Primary access to the subject site is proposed from Village Lane, a street that intersects Marble Avenue approximately 400 feet north of Castleton Street. The site of the proposed development includes 5.805 acres, which are currently located in the Planned Light Manufacturing "M-1" Zoning District. The total land area under control of the Project Sponsor also includes another lot on the north side of Village with 2.463 acres, which may be offered by the Project Sponsor to the Village of Pleasantville for use in connection with recreational activities on the adjacent Village-owned parcel to the north, on which there are a variety of recreation fields. The project is located at Marble Avenue, Village of Pleasantville, Westchester County.
Contact: Patricia Dwyer, Village of Pleasantville, Village Hall, 80 Wheeler Avenue, Pleasantville, New York 10570, phone: (914) 769-1975, fax: (914) 769-2127.