Public Notice: Town of Riverhead — resolution calling for public hearing on water main extension

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/19/2017 - 7:05pm - 8:05pm

11.21.2017                                                                                                               

TOWN OF RIVERHEAD

 

Resolution # 887

 

RESOLUTION CALLING PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING LATERAL WATER MAIN EXTENSION FOR

HAMLET PROFESSIONAL CENTER, NYS ROUTE 25A, WADING RIVER

H2M PROJECT NO. RDWD 1756

 

  offered the following resolution,

which was seconded by 

 

WHEREAS, a petition has been filed by the developer of the proposed Hamlet Professional Center, requesting that the proposed facility to be located at the north side of NYS Route 25A approximately 1,700 feet east of Wading River Manor Road, Wading River, New York, (SCTM No. 0600-75-01-003) be served by the Riverhead Water District; and

 

WHEREAS, the proposed facility is located within the existing boundaries of the Riverhead Water District; and

 

WHEREAS, a map and plan dated November 2017 (Revision 2) have been prepared by H2M, consulting engineers to the Riverhead Water District, detailing the necessary measures and costs associated with extending the lateral water mains to the proposed development; and

 

WHEREAS, the project will include the construction of four new professional buildings on a current six-acre natural, vacant lot; 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 extension of the existing water main from the east of the property, across the entire frontage terminating with a hydrant. The new water main shall be installed within the future sidewalk area, except at the entrance to the proposed development where the main will require bump out into the roadway to maintain adequate separation of facilities. The proposed water service connection to feed the development will connect to this main. A metered connection will be provided at or near the property line. The developer shall supply the appropriate backflow prevention device. The proposed services to the individual buildings shall originate from this internal private main. The total length of water main required is approximately 400 feet.  The total project is estimated at a cost of $135,000; and

 

WHEREAS, all costs associated with this lateral shall be borne by the petitioner and the petitioner will be required to pay key money fees for water usage in the amount of $28,373.80 (3,118 gallons x $9.10/gallon); 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 19th day of                       December, 2017 at 7:05 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 a lateral water main extension as described in the preambles hereto to provide water service to the proposed Hamlet Professional Center, to be located at NYS Route 25A, Wading River, New York, at the sole cost of the developer and at no cost to the District and the payment of key money pursuant to the Riverhead Town Code; 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 December 7, 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