Public Notices
The Office of Planning and Development is required by state and federal regulations to issue public notices on various activities. See the listing below for more information on the program activities which require public notices.

Consistency Review

The Division of Development reviews the activities of federal agencies which may affect land and water uses and natural resources of New York State's federally defined coastal zone for consistency with the Coastal Management Program and approved Local Waterfront Revitalization Programs. These notices are issued during the course of the Division's review of proposed federal activities. They are issued weekly.

 


Local Waterfront Revitalization Programs

Prior to approval by the Secretary of State, the Division of Planning issues a 60-day public notice on a community's draft Local Waterfront Revitalization Program. In addition to seeking public comments, this notice indicates that the draft local program has been submitted to the Office for Coastal Management in the U.S. Department of Commerce for review and approval as a change to the State's Coastal Management Program. These notices are issued periodically..


Coastal Management Program Amendments or Routine Changes

The Office of Planning and Development may periodically propose amendments or changes to the State's Coastal Management Program. Public notice will be issued by the Office indicating that a proposed amendment or routine change has been submitted to the Office for Coastal Management of the U.S. Department of Commerce for review and approval and, if necessary, indicate that a public hearing will be held. This notice may be issued for incorporating state designated significant coastal fish and wildlife habitats or scenic areas of statewide significance into the program, modifying the coastal zone boundary, changing the program's coastal policies or their enforceable laws and regulations, or other program revisions. A notice will also be issued by the Office indicating that an amendment or routine change has been approved by the U.S. Department of Commerce and stating the effective date of the amendment or change.

    There are no public notices at this time.



Consistency Review

 

New York State Department of State
Public Notice - F-2015-0885
Date of Issuance – January 13, 2016

The New York State Department of State (DOS) is required by Federal regulations to provide timely public notice for the activities described below, which are subject to the consistency provisions of the Federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

 The applicant has certified that the proposed activity complies with and will be conducted in a manner consistent with the approved New York State Coastal Management Program.  The applicant's consistency certification and accompanying public information and data are available for inspection at the New York State Department of State offices located at One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, in Albany, New York.

In F-2015-0885, New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYSOPRHP), is proposing Fort Niagara Fishing Access and Boat Launch Improvements along the eastern shore of Niagara River at the mouth of Lake Ontario, within the Fort Niagara State Park fishing area in the Village of Youngstown. NYSOPRHP proposes to construct a new floating aluminum dock system with ADA compliant gangways, repair and extend two (2) boat launch ramps, and restore the shoreline through removal of and improvement to deteriorated shoreline protection, at the Fort Niagara State Park fishing area. The stated purpose of the proposed action is that the “Project improves the experience for visitors, improves ADA accessibility, increases boaters and fishing access, and improves shoreline appearance.”                                                  

Any interested parties and/or agencies desiring to express their views concerning any of the above proposed activities may do so by filing their comments, in writing, no later than 4:30 p.m., 30 days from the date of publication of this notice, or, February 12, 2016.             

Comments should be addressed to the Consistency Review Unit, New York State Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12231. Telephone (518) 474-6000; Fax (518) 473-2464. Electronic submissions can be made by email at: CR@dos.ny.gov.

This notice is promulgated in accordance with Title 15, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 930.

New York State Department of State
Public Notice - F-2015-0999
Date of Issuance – January 20, 2016

The New York State Department of State (DOS) is required by Federal regulations to provide timely public notice for the activities described below, which are subject to the consistency provisions of the Federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

 The applicant has certified that the proposed activity complies with and will be conducted in a manner consistent with the approved New York State Coastal Management Program.  The applicant's consistency certification and accompanying public information and data are available for inspection at the New York State Department of State offices located at One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, in Albany, New York.

In F-2015-0999, the City of Hudson, is proposing the Storm Sewer Separation Project. The proposed action would occur along State, Columbia and Front streets in the City of Hudson The proposed action requires no federal permits but proposes to utilize federal funding through the Community Development Block Grant program.                                                      

Any interested parties and/or agencies desiring to express their views concerning any of the above proposed activities may do so by filing their comments, in writing, no later than 4:30 p.m., 30 days from the date of publication of this notice, or February 19, 2016               

Comments should be addressed to the Consistency Review Unit, New York State Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12231. Telephone (518) 474-6000; Fax (518) 473-2464. Electronic submissions can be made by email at: CR@dos.ny.gov.

This notice is promulgated in accordance with Title 15, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 930.

 

New York State Department of State
Public Notice - F-2015-0736
Date of Issuance – January 20, 2016

The New York State Department of State (DOS) is required by Federal regulations to provide timely public notice for the activities described below, which are subject to the consistency provisions of the Federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

 The applicant has certified that the proposed activity complies with and will be conducted in a manner consistent with the approved New York State Coastal Management Program.  The applicant's consistency certification and accompanying public information and data are available for inspection at the New York State Department of State offices located at One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, in Albany, New York.

In F-2015-0736, Michael Niamonitakis, is proposing to construct a 10’ by 12’ extension at the terminus of his existing pier located at 13220 Main Rd. East Marion in Suffolk County.  The stated purpose of the proposed action is to “Provide additional area for seating.”                                                                   

Any interested parties and/or agencies desiring to express their views concerning any of the above proposed activities may do so by filing their comments, in writing, no later than 4:30 p.m., 30 days from the date of publication of this notice, or, February 19, 2016.             

Comments should be addressed to the Consistency Review Unit, New York State Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12231. Telephone (518) 474-6000; Fax (518) 473-2464. Electronic submissions can be made by email at: CR@dos.ny.gov.

This notice is promulgated in accordance with Title 15, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 930.

New York State Department of State
Public Notice - F-2015-0895
Date of Issuance – January 27, 2016

The New York State Department of State (DOS) is required by Federal regulations to provide timely public notice for the activities described below, which are subject to the consistency provisions of the Federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

 The applicant has certified that the proposed activity complies with and will be conducted in a manner consistent with the approved New York State Coastal Management Program.  The applicant's consistency certification and accompanying public information and data are available for inspection at the New York State Department of State offices located at One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, in Albany, New York.

In F-2015-0895, Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company, LLC, is proposing the New York Bay Expansion Project which has project facilities within Richmond County.  The stated project purpose is “…and expansion project to provide 115,000 dth/d of incremental firm transportation service to The Brooklyn Union Gas Company, LLC, d/b/a Nation Grid NY from Transco’s Station 195 to the existing junction between the Lower NY Bay lateral and the Rockaway Delivery Lateral and Transco’s existing Narrows M and R station…this project is designed to satisfy Nation Grid’s need for incremental supply by the 2017/2018 winter heating season.”                                                             

Any interested parties and/or agencies desiring to express their views concerning any of the above proposed activities may do so by filing their comments, in writing, no later than 4:30 p.m., 30 days from the date of publication of this notice, or, February 27, 2016.             

Comments should be addressed to the Consistency Review Unit, New York State Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12231. Telephone (518) 474-6000; Fax (518) 473-2464. Electronic submissions can be made by email at: CR@dos.ny.gov.

This notice is promulgated in accordance with Title 15, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 930.

New York State Department of State
Public Notice - F-2015-0471
Date of Issuance – February 03, 2016

The New York State Department of State (DOS) is required by Federal regulations to provide timely public notice for the activities described below, which are subject to the consistency provisions of the Federal Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended.

 The applicant has certified that the proposed activity complies with and will be conducted in a manner consistent with the approved New York State Coastal Management Program.  The applicant's consistency certification and accompanying public information and data are available for inspection at the New York State Department of State offices located at One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, in Albany, New York.

In F-2015-0471, The Town of Cortlandt, is proposing the construction of 12’ by 80’ low profile floating docks with a 12’ by 22’ ramp for the use of local rowing clubs.  The project is proposed to be located in the waters of the Hudson River at 45 Riverview Ave. Verplank in Westchester County.                                                                   

Any interested parties and/or agencies desiring to express their views concerning any of the above proposed activities may do so by filing their comments, in writing, no later than 4:30 p.m., 15 days from the date of publication of this notice, or, February 18, 2016              

Comments should be addressed to the Consistency Review Unit, New York State Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, One Commerce Plaza, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12231. Telephone (518) 474-6000; Fax (518) 473-2464. Electronic submissions can be made by email at: CR@dos.ny.gov.

This notice is promulgated in accordance with Title 15, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 930.

 


Local Waterfront Revitalization Program


 


PUBLIC NOTICE

Department of State

Notice of Review for the

Village of Macedon Draft Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

 

PURSUANT to Article 42 of the New York State Executive Law and 19 NYCRR Part 601, the New York State Department of State (DOS) has accepted a Draft Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) for the Village of Macedon, located within Wayne County and the Finger Lakes region. The LWRP serves as a comprehensive management program for the Village’s waterfront resources along the Erie Canal and Ganargua Creek.

To approve the Village of Macedon LWRP, the Secretary of State must find that it is consistent with Article 42 of the Executive Law and that it does not conflict with existing State programs and policies. Since State agency actions must be consistent with an approved LWRP, Article 42 requires that the public and any potentially affected State and regional agencies be given the opportunity to comment on the proposed program. For this purpose, the Village of Macedon Draft LWRP is available online at http://www.dos.ny.gov/opd/programs/WFRevitalization/LWRP_draft.html.

Comments on the Village of Macedon Draft LWRP should be submitted by February 12, 2016 to: Renee Parsons, Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, 99 Washington Ave., Suite 1010, Albany, NY 12231-0001; (518) 473-2461.

PUBLIC NOTICE

Department of State

Notice of Review for the

Village of Watkins Glen Draft Local Waterfront Revitalization Program

 

PURSUANT to Article 42 of the New York State Executive Law and 19 NYCRR Part 601, the New York State Department of State (DOS) has accepted a Draft Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) for the Village of Watkins Glen, located within Schuyler County. The LWRP serves as a comprehensive management program for the Village’s waterfront resources along Seneca Lake and the Seneca Canal.

To approve the Village of Watkins Glen LWRP, the Secretary of State must find that it is consistent with Article 42 of the Executive Law and that it does not conflict with existing State programs and policies. Since State agency actions must be consistent with an approved LWRP, Article 42 requires that the public and any potentially affected State and regional agencies be given the opportunity to comment on the proposed program. For this purpose, the Village of Watkins Glen Draft LWRP is available online at http://www.dos.ny.gov/opd/programs/WFRevitalization/LWRP_draft.html.

Comments on the Village of Watkins Glen Draft LWRP should be submitted by April 5, 2016 to: Renee Parsons, Department of State, Office of Planning and Development, 99 Washington Ave., Suite 1010, Albany, NY 12231-0001; (518) 473-2461.