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ENB Region 1 Notices 3/15/2023

Negative Declaration

Suffolk County - The Village of Head of the Harbor Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Birdsfoot Farm f/k/a Perry Farm will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the a proposal by Avalon Nature Preserve, Inc. (Avalon), owner of the premises, has applied to the Village of Head of the Harbor Board of Trustees, pursuant to Section 165-23(B)(3) of the Village Code, seeking a special permit to operate an agricultural use (farm) known as Birdsfoot Farm on the former Perry Farm property The project is located at 17 & 21 Shep Jones Lane in the Village of Head of the Harbor, New York.

Contact: Margaret O'Keefe, Village of Head of the Harbor, 500 North Country Road, St. James, NY 11780, Phone: (631) 584-5550, E-mail:

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Suffolk County - The Town of Southampton Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed The Preserve at South Country Road. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on march 28, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. at the Town of Southampton Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road, Southampton NY, 11968. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until April 18, 2023. The Draft EIS is available from the contact listed below and on line at:

The action involves a request by the applicant to subdivide the parcel partially containing Strebel's into two lots, namely the parcel containing said pre-existing laundry use consisting of approximately 5.7 acres and the resulting parcel consisting of approximately 16.2 acres. The subject parcels are currently zoned County Residence (CR-40) and front on both Montauk Highway to the south, and South Country Road to the north, with access being from South Country Road, in the Hamlet of Quiogue. The applicant proposes to construct eight (8) two-story residential buildings with a total of one hundred and four (104) units of rental apartments including a clubhouse and open space containing recreational trails and amenities as well as one hundred forty eight (148) parking spaces and an onsite sewage treatment facility. The project is located to the south of Montauk Highway and at 107 South Country Road in Quiogue, Town of Southampton, New York.

Contact: Janice Scherer, Town of Southampton, 115 Hampton Road, Southampton, NY 11968, Phone: (631) 702-1801, E-mail:

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