Cypress Creek is planning multiple projects in Greene County.  Projects proposed include clear cutting woodlands in Palenville (Bogart Road/Catskill).

Project

Fallen Tree (Cypress Creek)

NAMEPLATE CAPACITY

1.5 MW (community solar)

FACILITY Acreage

15 acres on Murders Kill Road - Skliba Tree Farm adjacent to Sleepy Hollow Lake residences

Proposed panel siting:

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April 2019

The Town of Coxsackie's Planning Board will hold an open hearing in April on Fallen Tree, a plant proposed by Cypress Creek for an area directly across from homes in the Sleepy Hollow Lake development. Set in a high-density rural residential district, the plant would be sited under Coxsackie’s previous solar law, which requires the town’s site plan approval. Much of the site will involve clear-cutting woodlands. Saving Greene is concerned about runoff during construction and while ground cover is being established under and between the panels, as well as the unremediated views of some Sleepy Hollow residents.