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ENB - Region 1 Notices 2/26/2020

Public Notice

Closure Plan Stony Brook University Hospital, Suffolk County, for the Container Storage Area at Hospital Main Operating Room, Soiled Utility Room (Hospital, Level 4, Room 625)

Notice is hereby given that the Stony Brook University Hospital (EPA Identification Number NYR000161471) has applied to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) under the provisions of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and 6NYCRR Part 373-3 for closure of a hazardous waste storage unit at the Hospital Main Operating Room, Soiled Utility Room (Hospital, Level 4, Room 625). NYS DEC has tentatively determined that the closure plan is consistent with the regulatory requirements for the closure of a hazardous waste container storage area and, as such, can be approved. The intention of this public notice is to solicit comment from the public on the closure plan. The applicant's closure plan details the steps that will be taken to close the hazardous waste management unit.

A copy of the closure plan is available for public review at NYS DEC - Region 1 Office. Copies of the closure plan may be obtained by contacting Anit Patel, NYS DEC - Region 1 Office, Division of Materials Management, 50 Circle Road, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11790-3409, Phone: (631) 444-0397.

Comments on the closure plan may be sent to the contact listed below no later than March 27, 2020.

In lieu of, or in addition to, the submission of comments as above, any interested person may request a public hearing. Any request for an informal public hearing must be made, in writing, stating the nature of the issues proposed to be raised in the hearing, and be submitted to Anit Patel at the aforementioned address no later than March 27, 2020. If a public hearing is held, the public comment period in this notice shall automatically be extended to the close of the public hearing.

All comments will be considered and evaluated in making the final determination for approving the closure plan. Prior to the approval of the closure plan NYS DEC will respond to any comments submitted by the public. NYS DEC will approve, modify or disapprove the draft closure plan based on the information received during the comment period and public hearing, if required. A notice of the final decision will be sent to each interested citizen or organization who submitted written comments or have requested such notice.

Contact: Anit Patel, NYS DEC - Region 1 Office, Division of Materials Management, 50 Circle Road, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 11790-3409, Phone: (631) 444-0397.


Notice of Availability of Final Scope

Suffolk County - The Town of Smithtown Town Board, as lead agency, has made the Final Scope for the proposed Special Exception Petition # 2018-01 (SSRC Realty LLC / Watermill Hotel) and BZA Case # 18200 (SSRC Realty LLC / Watermill Hotel) available. The Final Scope is available from the contact listed below and on line at: www.smithtownny.gov.

The action involves a petition for a Town Board Special Exception for a Hotel and an application to the Smithtown Board of Zoning Appeals for Variances of Special Exception standards that require adequate lot area, parking, and buffers, and height (from 35 foot to 45 foot), environmentally sensitive lands, number of guest rooms (from 100 to 130), parking (from 501 to 337 spaces), gross floor area (from 50% to 59%), landscaping (from 8% to 3%), and parking setback variances, to facilitate the construction of a proposed 96,788 square foot four story, 130 room hotel with miscellaneous facilities. The proposed project is located on a currently developed 7.16 acre parcel of land zoned WSI and NB which contains an existing 22,810 square foot restaurant/catering facility (to remain) and steep slopes in excess of 25%.

The project is located on the southeast corner of Smithtown Bypass (NYS Route 347) and Terry Road in the Town of Smithtown, New York.

Contact: David A. Barnes, Town of Smithtown, 124 West Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787; Phone: (631) 360-7514, E-mail: DEW@smithtownny.gov.


Suffolk County - The Town of Smithtown Town Board, as lead agency, has made the Final Scope for the proposed Kings Park Downtown Revitalization Master Plan available. The Final Scope is available from the contact listed below and on line at: www.smithtownny.gov.

The action involves a motion by the Town of Smithtown Town Board to adopt the Kings Park Downtown Revitalization Master Plan, with the goals of improving economic and market conditions in the downtown, improving traffic safety and reducing traffic congestion, enhancing the appearance of the downtown, preserving the character of the downtown and surrounding residential neighborhoods, allowing for residential development to meet the needs of the community, and promoting a pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly downtown environment. The project is located in the Hamlet of Kings Park in the Town of Smithtown, New York.

Contact: David A. Barnes, Town of Smithtown, 124 West Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787; Phone: (631) 360-7514, E-mail: DEW@smithtownny.gov.


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