Public Notice: Town of Riverhead — Resolution calling for public hearing

 

 

TOWN OF RIVERHEAD

Resolution # 634

 

RESOLUTION CALLING PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING LATERAL SEWER MAIN IMPROVEMENTS FOR

RIVERVIEW LOFTS, GEORGICA GREEN VENTURES LLC

 

Councilman Wooten offered the following resolution,

which was seconded by  Councilwoman Giglio

 

WHEREAS, a petition has been filed by Georgica Green Ventures LLC, the developer of the proposed Riverview Lofts, requesting that the proposed mixed-use development located at 221 East Main Street, Riverhead, New York, (SCTM Nos. 0600-129-1-21 & 22) be served by the Riverhead Sewer District; and

 

WHEREAS, the proposed development is located within the existing boundaries of the Riverhead Sewer District; and

 

WHEREAS, a map and plan dated July 25, 2017 have been prepared by H2M, consulting engineers to the Riverhead Sewer District, detailing the necessary measures and costs associated with construction required to the lateral sewer mains for the proposed development; and

 

WHEREAS, the project will include the construction of a five-story, mixed-use building with commercial space on the ground floor and 118 apartment units on floors 2 through 5 with an estimated wastewater flow of 40,272.87 gallons per day; and

 

WHEREAS, the map and plan are available for review and inspection at the Office of the Riverhead Town Clerk, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York, during normal business hours; and 

 

WHEREAS, said map and plan call for the concrete encasement of existing sewer pipe, installation of new 12-inch diameter DR 18 PVC sewer across the property parallel to the existing sewer, replacement of one 10 HP pump with a 15 HP pump to increase conveyance capacity at the Riverhead Sewer District Defriest Pump Station, and dedication of a 20-foot easement to the Riverhead Sewer District at a total projected cost including construction and engineering fees of $145,500; and

 

WHEREAS, all costs associated with this lateral shall be borne by the petitioner and the petitioner will be required to pay denitrification fees based on Suffolk County Health Department flow in the amount of $422,865.13 (40,272.87 gpd x $10.50/gallon per daily flow); and

 

WHEREAS, the Town Board desires to call a public hearing on the adoption of a final order concerning the petition.

 

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Town Clerk be and is hereby authorized to publish and post a Notice of Public Hearing to be held on the 6th day of                       September, 2017 at 2:20 p.m. at the Riverhead Town Hall, 200 Howell Avenue, Riverhead, New York, to hear all interested persons with regard to the adoption of a final order concerning the petition to construct improvements to the lateral sewer main including concrete encasement of existing sewer pipe, installation of new 12-inch diameter DR 18 PVC sewer across the property parallel to the existing sewer, replacement of one 10 HP pump with a 15 HP pump to increase conveyance capacity at the Riverhead Sewer District Defriest Pump Station, and dedication of a 20-foot easement to the Riverhead Sewer District to provide sewer service to the proposed mixed-use development of Riverview Lofts, to be located at 221 East Main Street, Riverhead, New York, at the sole cost of the developer and at no cost to the District and the payment by petitioner of required denitrification; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Town Clerk be and is hereby authorized to publish and post a copy of this resolution in full in the August 24, 2017 edition of The News Review; and be it further   

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that all Town Hall Departments may review and obtain a copy of this resolution from the electronic storage device and if needed, a certified copy of same may be obtained from the Office of the Town Clerk.

 

THE VOTE

Hubbard – Yes; Giglio – Yes; Wooten – Yes; Dunleavy – Yes; Walter - Yes

The Resolution Was Thereupon Duly Declared Adopted