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ENB - Region 9 Notices

Negative Declaration

Erie County - The Town of Evans Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Evans Consolidation and Water System Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the consolidation of the Town of Evans water system with the Erie County Water Authority (ECWA) in an effort to provide the lowest long-term cost solution associated with providing water to the residents of Evans. In order for the Town to enter into a lease managed agreement with the ECWA, the Town is required to upgrade some portions of the current system, including upgrading pipe sizes less than 6 inches in diameter, replacing hydrants that are non-compliant with ECWA standards, eliminating duplicate mains, replacing water meters and installing tile sets. The Town of Evans is also required by the Health Department to provide increased storage capacity for the system and will construct an elevated water storage tank. The project is located on various roads in the Town of Evans, Erie County, New York.

Contact: Robert D. Klavoon, Wendel Duchscherer, 140 John James Audobon Parkway, Suite 201, Amherst, NY 14228, Phone: (716) 688-0766.


Positive Declaration

Niagara County - The Town of Wheatfield Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Villas at Sawyer Creek may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the creation of a Planned Unit Development (PUD) on 50.38 acres to include the creation of 40 patio homes, 41 single-family residential lots, and a senior housing apartment complex of 33 one-bedroom units. Approximately 3.0 acres at the front of the site is developed as, and will remain, a gymnastics center. Approximately 3.0 acres of the northern portion of the site are regulated wetlands. The project is located on the north side of Niagara Falls Boulevard, approximately ¼ mile east of Nash Road, in the Town of Wheatfield, Niagara County, New York.

Contact: Jennifer Caldwell, Town of Wheatfield, 2800 Church Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120.


Niagara County - The Town of Wheatfield Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wheatfield Lakes Patio Homes may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the development of 79 patio homes on 32.7 acres within the existing Wheatfield Lakes Planned Unit Development (PUD). The project includes the construction of two private streets accessing Lakeside Drive. The site contains both federal and state regulated wetlands along Black Creek on the south portion of the property. This action involves a modification to the original Wheatfield Lakes PUD rezoning and review of the subdivision plan. The project is located on the south side of Lakeside Drive, south of the intersection of Ferchen Street and Sy Road and west of Witmer Road in the Town of Wheatfield, Niagara County, New York.

Contact: Jennifer Caldwell, Town of Wheatfield, 2800 Church Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Niagara and Erie Counties - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Adoption and Implementation of the Niagara River Greeway Plan. The action involves the adoption and implementation of the Niagara River Greenway. It identifies the assets and resources that make up the Greenway. It sets priorities that suggest the types of activities to target in the near term. It identifies potential funding sources, partnerships and linkages and addresses key transportation issues that affect the Greenway. The plan also discusses several high priority "Implementation Concepts" which describe system-wide approaches and strategies for Greenway development The project is located in towns and municipalities in Niagara and Erie Counties bordering the Niagara River in New York State.

Contact: Karen Terbush, NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Empire State Plaza, Agency Building 1, Albany, NY 12238, Phone: (518) 474-0409.





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