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ENB - Region 6 Notices

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Jefferson County - The Town of Watertown Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed expansion of existing Wal-Mart to a Super Center. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on June 11, 2007 at 7:00 p.m at the Town Office Building, 22867 County Route 67, Watertown, New York 13601. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until June 26, 2007. The action involves the expansion of the existing building by 80,000 square feet and lot line adjustment with the existing Sam's Club, including modifying on-site utilities, new roadways, driveways and parking areas. The project is located at 20823 New York State Route 3, Town of Watertown, Jefferson County, New York.

Contact: Randy Vaas, E-mail: Navypap@twcny.rr.com.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Herkimer County - The Town of Warren, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Jordanville wind project. The project is a wind energy facility that includes 68 wind turbines each producing 2 mw of power in the Towns of Warren and Stark in Herkimer County, New York. The project includes the construction of access roads, underground collection lines and overhead transmission lines as well as construction staging areas and operational structures.The project is located in Herkimer County, south of the Mohawk River in the Towns of Warren and Stark, south of the Village of Herkimer and the Hamlet of German Flatts, north of the Village of Richfield Springs and west of the Hamlet of Starkville. Copies of the FEIS are available for review by the public at the following locations and also on this Internet Website: http://www.jordanvillewind.com:

Office of Anna Halkowich, Town Clerk, 383 Hogsback Road, Richfield Springs, NY 13439, Town of Warren, (315) 858-1207 (call for appointment)

Office of Lynn Rogers, Town Clerk, 207 Fiery Hill Road, Fort Plains, NY 13339, Town of Stark, (315) 823-1697 (call for appointment)

Jordanville Public Library, 189 Main Street, Jordanville, NY 13361, (315) 858-2874, (M 12:00-6:30pm, W 12:30-8:00pm, F 12:00-6:30pm)

Copies of the FEIS may be purchased at cost of production in hard copy or on compact disk by request to the contact person named at the address below.

Contact: Bernard C. Melewski, Ulasewicz, Melewski & Greenwood, LLP, 112 Spring Street, Suite 307, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, (518) 587-9790.

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