Notice of Hearing Town of Newburgh Planning Board PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Board of the Town of …

Notice of Hearing

Town of Newburgh Planning Board

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Board of the Town of Newburgh, Orange County, New York will hold a Public Hearing pursuant to Section 276 of the Town Law and Chapter 83 of the Town of Newburgh Code (Clearing and Grading) on the Application of:

Darrigo Solar Farm (201924) The applicant is proposing a 5MW solar array on approximately 40 acres of a 60 acre +/- parcel of property located at 84 Lakeside Road, Tax Map Section 86, Block 1, Lot 96. The solar array will be split in two sections. The project is bounded by Lakeside, Patton and Meadow Hill Roads and Interstate 84. The site will continue to operate as a farm/supply yard on the 20 acres of the parcel not included in the solar array. Project also involves a request for a Clearing and Grading Permit under Chapter 83 of the Town of Newburgh Town Code. The Clearing and Grading Permit is being sought to remove trees in order to mitigate potential impacts to protected Bat Species. Access to the project will be at three locations, one from Lakeside Road, one from Patton Road and one from Meadow Hill Road. Connections to existing utilities will occur at the project access point and Meadow Hill Road.

A Public Hearing will be held on the 4th day of March, 2021 at the Town Hall Meeting Room, 1496 Route 300, Newburgh, New York at 7:00 PM, at which time all interested persons will be given an opportunity to be heard.

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN OF NEWBURGH PLANNING BOARD

JOHN P. EWASUTYN

Chairman

Planning Board Town of Newburgh #102477

Posted 2/19/2021