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ENB Region 3 Notices 11/23/2022

Negative Declaration

Sullivan County - The Town of Tusten, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Narrowsburg Water System Improvements Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a district-wide upgrade of the Narrowsburg public water system. Many existing water system components are aging and in various states of inoperability. The proposed upgrades include replacement of the existing water storage tank, installation of a new booster pump station to improve system pressure, improvements to existing well houses, including new emergency backup power generators, installation of several new permanent auto-flushing stations, replacement of existing water mains, fire hydrants, and line valves, installation of new fire hydrants and water valves, and installation of new water mains to eliminate dead-end lines. As a part of the project, the existing water storage tank and appurtenances will be demolished. The new water storage tank will be constructed on the same property as the existing tank. The project is located in the Hamlet of Narrowsburg, Town of Tusten, New York.

Contact: Bernard Johnson, Town of Tusten, 210 Bridge Street, P.O. Box 195, Narrowsburg, NY 12764, Phone: (845) 252-7146, Phone: (845) 252-7146, E-mail: supervisor@tusten.org.


Positive Declaration, Availability of Draft Scope and Public Scoping Session

Orange County - The Town of Montgomery Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sheffield Gardens Residential and Commercial Development may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The Draft Scope is available from Town of Montgomery Town Hall, Planning Office, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery NY 12549 and on line at: https://townofmontgomery.com/API/Evotiva-UserFiles/FileActionsServices/DownloadFile?ItemId=15174&ModuleId=1819&TabId=519 . A public scoping session on the Draft Scope will be held on November 28, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Town of Montgomery Town Hall, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery NY 12549. Written comments on the Drafty Scope will be accepted until December 2, 2022.

The action involves the construction of a mix of residential and commercial uses on property with frontage on and south of NYS Route 17K and Montgomery Heights Road, just west of the intersection of Route 17K/NYS Route 208. The subject property is located in the B-2, RM-1, and the RA-1 zoning districts as well as the Floodplain and Planned Development overlay zones. In total, the subject property is approximately 52.96 gross acres in size. A 261 unit multifamily residential apartment complex will be constructed on one of the lots. Other uses include a 3,375 square foot bank and 24,000 square foot of retail uses. The site would be developed with 528 vehicle parking spaces. Utilities do not serve the property and the applicant proposes the construction of a wastewater treatment plant on Lot 2. New water supply wells would be drilled to serve the site, and a 100 foot tall water storage tank would be installed at the southerly end of the property. The easterly side of the project site is within the 100-year floodplain. The site also contains both New York State and United States Army Corps of Engineer (US ACOE) regulated wetlands, including an approximately 90 acre New York State Department of Environmental Conservation wetland. The site is currently vacant and consists mostly of forested and wetland areas. The project is located at 1127 NYS Route 17K in the Town of Montgomery, New York.

Contact: Suzanne Hadden, Town of Montgomery, 110 Bracken Road, Montgomery, NY 12549, Phone: (845) 457-2643, E-mail: shadden@townofmontgomery.com.


Notice of Availability of Draft Scope and Public Scoping Session

Orange County - The Village of Woodbury Planning Board, as lead agency, has made the Draft Scope for the proposed Homewood Suites (f/k/a Rainbow Group of Central Valley, Inc./Courtyard by Marriott) available. The Draft Scope is available from the contact listed below and on line at: www.villageofwoodbury.com. A public scoping session on the Draft Scope will be held on December 7, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. at the Village of Woodbury Village Hall, 455 Route 32, Highland Mills, NY or via zoom, check the town website for information.

The action involves a proposal by the applicant, Homewood Suites (f/k/a Rainbow Group of Central Valley Inc./Courtyard by Marriott), for the development of a 97 room hotel on three parcels of land with a combined area of approximately 3.23 acres, located with frontage along New York State Route 32 and Turner Road within the Village of Woodbury, New York. The property is located within the Limited Commercial (LC) and Hotel Overlay (HO) district.

Contact: Chris Gerver, Village of Woodbury, P.O. Box 546, Central Valley, NY 10917, Phone: (845) 928-6911, E-mail: buildingdepartment@villageofwoodbury.com.


Notice of Availability of Final Scope

Putnam County - The Town of Philipstown Planning Board, as lead agency, has made the Final Scope for the proposed Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival available. The Final Scope is available from Town of Philipstown Town Hall, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516 and on line at: https://philipstown.com/pb/2022/2022-11-17-GGC-HVSF-Final-Scope.pdf.

The action involves a proposal by the Applicant, Garrison Properties, LLC and the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival (HVSF) to amend the Town of Philipstown's Garrison Golf Club Planned Development District (GGCPDD - established 2005) and "Rural Conservation" (RC) zoning district (RC) to allow the permanent relocation of the HVSF performing arts venue from the Boscobel House and Gardens (also in Philipstown) to the Garrison Golf Club aka "The Garrison". In addition to approval of the proposed zoning text amendments, the action also requires site plan, subdivision, and special use permit approval from the Philipstown Planning Board, and freshwater wetland permit approval from the Philipstown Conservation Board. The project is located at 2015 Route 9 in Garrison, Town of Phillipstown, New York.

Contact: Cheryl Rockett, Town of Philipstown, 238 Main Street, Cold Spring, NY 10516, Phone: (845) 265-5202, E-mail: crockett@philipstown.com.


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