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ENB - Region 5 Notices

Negative Declaration

Essex County - The Town of Chesterfield, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Port Kent Water Systems Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of new water supply wells, + 70,000 gallon storage tank, 4,000 linear feet of transmission main, 5,700 linear feet of distribution mains, a control building and an access road. The project is located on West Street, Lake Street, South Street, Sable Street, Lumber Street, Washington Street, Division Street, and Trembew Mountain Road in the Hamlet of Port Kent, Town of Chesterfield, New York.

Contact: Victor J. Putnam, Essex County Planning Department, P.O. Box 217, Elizabethtown, NY 12932, Phone: (518) 873-3750, E-mail: vputnam@co.essex.ny.us.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Franklin County - The Town Board of the Town of Chateaugay and the Town Board of the Town of Bellmont, as co-lead agencies, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Noble Windpark in Chateaugay and Bellmont. The action involves the construction, operation and maintenance of a 129 MW wind energy facility consisting of 86 wind turbines (72 in the Town of Chateaugay and 14 in the Town of Bellmont), along with associated access roads, electrical collection system and electrical substation. Each turbine will be approximately 400 feet tall when the blade is at the highest point. The project is located in portions of the Town of Chateaugay and Bellmont, New York.

Copies of the Final EIS are available and may be obtained at the following location:

Noble Environmental Power's Office
7430 State Route 1
Churubusco, NY 12923
Phone: (518) 497-3414

Noble Environmental Power's website: www.noblepower.com

Town of Chateaugay Town Hall
191 East Main Street
Chateaugay, NY

Town of Bellmont Town Offices
1251 County Route 24
Brainardsville, NY 12953

Contact: C.J. Madonna, Special Counsel to the Town Boards of the Towns of Chateaugay and Bellmont, 10 Oak Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12910, Phone: (518) 561-6800.

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