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ENB - Region 8 Notices

Negative Declaration

Seneca County - The Town of Waterloo Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Waterloo Retail Development will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposed retail development consisting of a 139,419 square feet plus a 31,659 square feet garden center, Home Improvement Store, a 20,000 square feet Multi tenant building, and 20,090 square feet of additional commercial/retail space. The total size of the project is 211,158 square feet and will provide all required parking, underground utilities, landscaping, and stormwater control facilities on approximately 37 acres of land in the Town of Waterloo. The project is located Town of Waterloo, New York.

Contact: Chuck Boehnke, Town of Waterloo, 66 Virginia Street, Waterloo, NY 13165, Phone: (315) 539-5141.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Ontario County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Ketmar Development Corporation, Seneca Point Landing. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on July 30, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the South Bristol Town Hall, 6500 Gannett Hill Road West, Naples, NY 14512. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until August 17, 2007. Copies of the DEIS are available at the South Bristol Town Hall, the Naples Town Hall, and the Wood Library located at 134 N. Main Street, Canandaigua. A copy of the DEIS is also available on Ketmar's website at http://www.senecapointlanding.com/. A copy of the DEIS, as well as additional information relative to this application, may be reviewed by contacting Mr. Tom Haley, NYSDEC - Region 8, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, New York 14414-9519, Phone: (585) 226-5393, E-mail at: tphaley@gw.dec.state.ny.us. It is recommended that an appointment be scheduled by phone to review the files in the DEC Region 8 Office. DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 AM through 4:45 PM), unless the requester wishes to inspect the files at a later date. The action involves the proposed Seneca Point Landing project consists of 20 single family homes and a docking facility on an approximately 47.2 acre site located between Seneca Point Road and the Canandaigua Lake shoreline. The docking facility is proposed to contain 5 moorings and 20 boat slips, in 5 shared docks, located along the 543 linear feet of shoreline. Water and sewer service would be provided by the Bristol Water Works Corporation. The project is located bounded on the west by Seneca Point Road , by Canandaigua Lake to the east and is south of Coye Road and north of Almond Drive in the Town of South Bristol.

Contact: Tom Haley, NYS DEC- Region 8, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414-9519, Phone: (585) 226-5393, E-mail: tphaley@gw.dec.state.ny.us.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Steuben County - The Town of Cohocton Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Cohocton Wind Power Project. The action involves the Site Plan and Special Use Permit approval and all the permits and approvals necessary to construct and operate a wind-powered generating facility consisting of up to thirty-five (35) turbines with a capacity of up to 87.5 megawatts, a 115 kV overhead transmission line, interconnection substation, collection substation, operations and maintenance building, electrical collection system, gravel access roads and necessary public road improvements, and two meteorological towers, on approximately 4,800 acres of private lands. The project is located in the Pine Hill and Lent Hill areas northeast of the Village of Cohocton and in the Brown Hill area south of the Village of Cohocton. The transmission line will be located through the Cohocton River Valley south of the primary turbine area in Pine Hill and Lent Hill. A small portion of the transmission line will be located in the Town of Avoca.

Contact: Sandra Riley, Town of Cohocton, 15 South Main Street, Cohocton, NY 14826, Phone: (585) 384-5330 ext. 1.



Steuben County - The Town of Cohocton Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Dutch Hill Wind Power Project. The action involves the Site Plan and Special Use Permit approval and all the permits and approvals necessary to construct and operate a wind-powered generating facility consisting of up to sixteen (16) turbines with a capacity of up to forty (40) megawatts, a 34.5 kV overhead and underground transmission line, electrical collection system, collector station, gravel access roads and necessary public road improvements, and one meteorological tower, on approximately 2,160 acres of private lands.. The project is located in the Town of Cohocton, State of New York. The turbines are proposed to be located in the Dutch Hill area north of the Village of Cohocton. From the collector station located off Shults Hill Road, the transmission line will proceed east across the Cohocton River Valley, to the collection substation located off Rynders and McLean Hollow Roads.

Contact: Sandra Riley, Town of Cohocton, 15 South Main Street, Cohocton, NY 14826, Phone: (585) 384-5330 ext. 1.






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