Comprehensive Plan Public Hearing

Description: JOINT NOTICE
State Environmental Quality Review
NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF DRAFT GENERIC ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT (DGEIS), NOTICE OF SEQR HEARING and
NOTICE OF COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT PUBLIC HEARING

Lead Agency: Town of Putnam Valley Town Board

Address: 265 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

Date: October 17, 2007

This notice is issued pursuant to Part 617 of the implementing regulations pertaining to Article 8 (State Environmental Quality Review Act) of the Environmental Conservation Law and section 272-a of the Town Law.

A draft generic environmental impact statement (DGEIS) has been completed and accepted for the proposed action described below. Comments on the DGEIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until close of business on November 16, 2007.

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT a public hearing on the proposed Town of Putnam Valley Comprehensive Plan and the DGEIS will be held on November 7, 2007, following the budget public hearing approximately 8:00 p.m. at the Town of Putnam Valley Town Hall, 265 Oscawana Lake Road, Putnam Valley, New York 10579.

Name of Action: Proposed adoption and implementation of comprehensive plan for the Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam County, NY.

Description of Action: The action is a Type I action , involving the adoption of a comprehensive plan, including recommendations for land use regulations to effectuate said plan, for the Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam County, NY.

Location: The action would apply to properties within the Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam County, NY.

Potential Environmental Impacts:

The adoption and implementation of the Comprehensive Plan is not expected to result in a significant adverse environmental impact. The Plan and its recommendations carefully consider the environmental resources found within the Town and future zoning and subdivision regulations will be crafted to preserve and enhance those resources. Potential impacts reviewed in the DGEIS include the following:

Land Use
Water
Air
Plants and Animals
Agricultural Land Resources
Aesthetic Resources
Historic and Archeological Resources

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Open Space and Recreation
Transportation
Energy
Noise and Odor
Public Health

A copy of the proposed Comprehensive Plan DGEIS may be reviewed at the following locations:

Town Clerk
Town of Putnam Valley Town Hall
265 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

Putnam Valley Free Library
30 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

Further information , including a copy of the Draft / Final EIS may be obtained from:
Contact Person: Hon. Samuel Davis, Supervisor
Address: 265 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, New York 10579
Telephone Number: (845)526-2121

A copy of this Notice and the proposed Comprehensive Plan and DGEIS is being sent to the following interested agencies:

Putnam County Planning Board
Putnam County Office Building
40 Gleneida Avenue
Carmel, NY 10512

Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Permits
625 Broadway Albany, NY 12233-1750.

Town of Putnam Valley Planning Board
Town of Putnam Valley Zoning Board of Appeals
Town of Putnam Valley Committee for the Conservation of the Environment
Town of Putnam Valley Town Hall
265 Oscawana Lake Road
Putnam Valley, New York 10579

A copy of this Notice and the proposed Comprehensive Plan and DGEIS will be posted at the Town of Putnam Valley Internet website at http://www.putnamvalley.com.
Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2007
Time: 10:00pm EST
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
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Updated: Friday, October 19, 2007 2:01pm GMT