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ENB Region 3 Notices 5/26/2021

Negative Declaration

Ulster County - The Town of Shandaken Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Firelight III Phoenicia Campground will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by Firelight Camps to reconfigure the former 80 site campground known as "Uncle Pete's Campground" on a 56.9 acre site into an 80 site Firelight III campground. This will include the addition of 80 camping sites (64 platform tests, 8 double platform units, and 8 non-platform pop up sites), a lobby structure, snack bar, employee camping RV/tiny home units, garage, caretakers apartment, event tent and support building, decks and patios, and additional improvements to the site including roadways, paths, parking, sheds and infrastructure improvements. The business will operate seasonally from approximately May 1st through October 31st. The project is located in the Town of Shandaken, New York.

Contact: Sarah Pellizzari, Town of Shandaken, 7209 NYS Route 287, Shandaken, NY 12480, Phone: (845) 688-5008, E-mail:

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