The public can sign up Aug. 4 to speak
at the public hearing on the Lighthouse draft environmental impact statement, or submit written comments until Aug. 17:
To send comments:
Town of Hempstead
Lighthouse Project Public Comment
1 Washington St.
Hempstead, NY 11550
Aug. 4, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
John Cranford Adams Playhouse South Campus, Hofstra University
Where to find the draft environmental
Public libraries in the town
After the hearing
Input is included in a final environmental report
Town board considers application to create
a new zone.
Public hearing before town board votes
on a master plan for the new zone.
The Nassau County Legislature votes on final plan and lease, because it is county land.
Town board votes on site plan.
A total of some 5.5 million square feet
of mixed-use development, including:
2,300 residences, mix of luxury, active adult,
next generation, and multifamily housing types.
Five-star hotel with 300 rooms, meeting
and banquet facilities, and luxury full-service
More than 250,000 square feet of convention, conference and exhibition space.
1,000,000 square feet of office space.
500,000 square feet of retail and restaurants.