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ENB Region 1 Notices 11/23/2022

Public Notice

Award of Contract for the Transfer, Haul and Disposal of Solid Wastes and Recyclables from the Town of Oyster Bay Solid Waste Disposal District

Recyclable Materials with No New Construction and No Facility Improvements

Contract No. DPW20-205, ITEM 4

Please take notice, that pursuant to, and in accordance with, Section 120-(w)(6)(b) of the New York State General Municipal Law, the Town of Oyster Bay has awarded a Contract through a Request for Proposals process.

On November 15, 2022 the Town of Oyster Bay, by Town Board Resolution No. 859-2022 awarded a contract to Great Northern Fibers, LLC pursuant to Section 120-(w) of the General Municipal Law for the acceptance, processing and marketing of recyclable materials with no new construction and no facility improvements (RFP Item No. 4) produced by the Town.

The validity of this Contract or the procedures which led to its award may be hereafter contested only by action, suit or proceeding commenced within sixty days after the date of this notice and only upon the ground or grounds that:

  1. Such award or procedure was not authorized pursuant to that section; or,
  2. Any of the provisions of that section which should be complied with at the date of this publication have not been substantially complied with; or,
  3. A conflict of interest can be shown in the manner in which the Contract was awarded; or,
  4. By action, suit or proceeding commenced on the grounds that such contract was awarded in violation of the provisions of the Constitution.

Contact: Matthew Russo, Town of Oyster Bay Department of Public Works - Division of Engineering, 150 Miller Place, Syosset, NY 11791, Phone: 516-677-5719, E-mail:

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Comment Period

Suffolk County - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP), as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Nissequogue River State Park Draft Master Plan. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until January 20, 2023. The Draft EIS is available from the Nissequogue River State Park, Park Office, 700 St. Johnland Road, Kings Park, NY 11754 and on line at:

The action involves a proposal to adopt and implement a Master Plan for Nissequogue River State Park that provides a long-term vision and framework for park development; meets the needs of park users; protects the park's natural features; and honors the history of the site and the community. The Master Plan will identify programs and site uses that are appropriate to the unique environmental, cultural, and historic context of the site. This will include opportunities for selective preservation and reuse of the historic hospital buildings. Additionally, the Master Plan will identify actions for NYS OPRHP and stakeholder organizations to take that will further protect, preserve, and enhance areas of ecological significance. The Master Plan will also provide suggestions on how to adapt the site, including its shorelines and upland ecosystems, to address the impacts of climate change and ensure the site is able to continue to serve the community well into the future. The project is located at 700 St. Johnland Road in Kings Park, Town of Smithtown, New York.

Contact: Nicole Garofolo, NYS OPRHP, P.O. Box 247, Babylon, NY 11702, Phone: (631) 321-3548, E-mail:

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