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ENB - Region 1 Notices 5/23/2018

Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Suffolk County - The Town of Brookhaven Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Crest Town Center Planned Development District (PDD) and NH-H Health Facility District may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared.

The Town of Brookhaven will undertake public scoping of the Environmental Impact Statement on Monday, June 18, 2018 in the Brookhaven Town Hall Media Room, Second Floor, Brookhaven Town Hall, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A Draft Scoping Document will be prepared and forwarded to all Involved and Interested Agencies and any person requesting a copy and posted on the Town of Brookhaven website http://www.brookhavenny.gov/.

The proposed project involves two changes of zone for a 52.95 acre parcel currently zoned L-Industrial-1 under a single change of zone application. One change of zone would provide a mixed-use development under the Planned Development District (PDD) zoning code for 46.07 acres of the site. A second change of zone to NH-H Health Facility District would occupy the remaining 6.88 acres of the property for the development of an Assisted Living Facility (ALF). The proposed Planned Development District (PDD) would include multi-family residences (90 two-bedroom, 80 one-bedroom, and 20 studio apartments), mini-storage space (119,600 square foot), retail space (33,600 square foot), restaurant space (4,500 square foot), planned retirement community (76 two-bedroom units), and a market with fuel sales (6,805 square foot). The NH-H would provide for a 150-bed ALF, in a single three-story building with a building footprint of 62,900 square foot.

The project is located on the south side of Woodside Avenue, east of Station Road in Bellport, Town of Brookhaven, New York.

Contact: Peter E. Fountaine, Town of Brookhaven, One Independence Hill, Farmingville, NY 11738; Phone: (631) 451-6455, E-mail: pfountaine@brookhavenny.gov


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Nassau County - The Town of Oyster Bay Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (Draft EIS) on the proposed Syosset Park. A public hearing on the Draft EIS was held on May 1, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the Syosset High School, 70 Southwoods Road, Syosset, NY 11791. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until July 31, 2018. The Draft EIS is available from the Town of Oyster Bay Town Clerk; the Syosset Public Library; the Jericho Public Library and on line at: https://www.syossetpark.com and http://oysterbaytown.com/information-syosset-park-draft-eis/.

The action involves the establishment of a new "Planned Unit Development/Mixed Use" (PUD/MU) zoning district and change of zone for the subject 92.8 ± acre property from Light Industrial (LI) to PUD/MU, and approve the Syosset Park Conceptual Master Plan to allow the construction of a mixed-use development consisting of 200,000 square feet of office space, hotels with 350 guest rooms, 65,000 square feet in restaurants/cafes, 35,000 square feet in theaters and other entertainment uses, 364,000 square feet of retail space, 625 residential units, 14,000 square of public meeting space, and a 30 acre public park. The proposed plan provides 4,413 on-site parking spaces, including four parking structures.

The project is located at Miller Place (North Service Road of Long Island Expressway) and Robbins Lane in Syosset, Town of Oyster Bay, New York.

Contact: George Baptista, Jr., Town of Oyster Bay, 29 Spring Street, Oyster Bay, NY 11771; Phone: (516) 677-5811, Fax: (516) 677-5730, E-mail: publiccomment@oysterbay-ny.gov or GBaptista@oysterbay-ny.gov


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Nassau County - The Village of North Hills Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement (Final EIS) on the proposed Manhasset Crest 46 Lot Residential Subdivision. The Final EIS is available from the Incorporated Village of North Hills One Shelter Rock Road North Hills, New York 11576 and on line at: http://www.villagenorthhills.com/.

The proposed action consists of a 46 lot residential subdivision of a 30.43 ± acre parcel of land situated on the west side of Searingtown Road. The proposed action would result in the creation of 46 single-family residential building lots and one common lot containing a clubhouse and a parking area within a gated residential community. Associated improvements would include paved roadways, a gatehouse, stormwater management facilities and other appurtenances. Access to the subdivision would be provided from Searingtown Road at the approximate location of the existing site driveway. The parcel currently contains accessory structures and infrastructure related to the former, demolished St. Ignatius Jesuit Retreat Center, including a reflecting pool, stone labyrinth, a small shed, a single-story building, an asphalt driveway, three small parking lots, and a sanitary system, all of which are proposed to be removed. An existing stormwater recharge basin utilized by a neighboring residential development will be retained.

The project is located at 251 Searingtown Road in the Incorporated Village of North Hills, Town of North Hempstead, New York.

Contact: A. Thomas Levin, Incorporated Village of North Hills, One Shelter Rock Road, North Hills, NY 11576; Phone: (516) 627-2351, Fax: (516) 627-0703, E-mail: ATLevin@msek.com


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