ENB - Region 6 Notices 11/25/2009
Extension of Public Comment Period for the Acceptance of Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Agreement to Modify Working Forest Conservation Easements Held by New York Sate Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) on Lands Owned by Heartwood Forestland Fund III, LP, Pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law Section 49-0307(3)(a)
The notice of acceptance of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) appeared in the November 11, 2009 Environmental Notice Bulletin. Since that time it has become necessary to make some formatting and non-technical clarifications to the DEIS in addition to making reference material more easily accessible for public review of the DEIS, including the addition of a map showing the properties and the proposed land to be exchanged. As a result of these additions the comments will be accepted until December 28, 2009.
Copies of this DEIS can be obtained by contacting the person indicated below. This DEIS is also available on the NYS DEC website at: www.dec.ny.gov/lands/59344.html.
Written comments are welcome and should be sent to the contact person listed below until December 28, 2009 at 5:00 p.m.
The project is located in the Towns of Waverly, Santa Clara and Duane in Franklin County; the Towns of Croghan and Watson in Lewis County; and the Towns of Hopkinton, Clifton and Clare in St. Lawrence County, New York.
Contact: Heather Carl, NYS DEC - Division of Lands and Forests, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-4250, Phone: (518) 408-5511, E-mail: HFF3DEIS@gw.dec.state.ny.us.
Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications
Applicant: Herkimer County Department of Highways
313 Third Avenue
Herkimer, NY 13350
Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207
APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig
APA Project Number: 2009-0239
Project Title: Herkimer County Department of Highways
Location: Big Moose Road (County Route 1) over the North Branch Moose River in the Town of Webb, New York.
For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: December 10, 2009
Project Description: Bridge replacement on Big Moose Road (County Route 1) over North Branch Moose River, a scenic river under the Recreational Rivers Act. The proposed increased width of the driving lanes and shoulders will result in a greater than 25% expansion of the bridge.