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ENB - Region 4 Notices 09/29/2010

Negative Declaration

Montgomery County - The Town of Florida Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Florida Comprehensive Plan Revision Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the selective revision of portions of the Town of Florida Comprehensive Plan, originally prepared in February of 1996. The selective revisions will include the following:

• Chapter 1 - "Introduction": This chapter will be revised to include updated publication credits, updated statistical data and a new paragraph referencing the pending updates to the zoning ordinance.

• Chapter 6 - "Socioeconomic Resources": Any 1990 census data, tables and graphs in this Chapter will be updated to 2000 census data to represent the most current statistical trends.

• Chapter 8 -"Shortcomings to the Current Zoning Map": This chapter will be renamed "Future Zoning Ordinance Issues," with the contents of the chapter updated to include discussion on how future zoning decisions can help address zoning issues of concern to the Town, including: Outdoor Wood Boilers, Wind Towers/Farms, Wellhead Protection Areas, Mobile Storage Units, Fencing/Fence Setbacks and Commercial Signage.

The project is located throughout the Town of Florida, New York.

Contact: Jackie Francisco, Town of Florida, 181 State Highway 161, Amsterdam, NY 12010, Phone: (518) 843-1277.



Rensselaer County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of East Nassau, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of Local Law No. 1 of 2010 entitled, "Land Use and Development Regulations of the Village of East Nassau" will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of Local Law No. 1 of 2010, a new zoning
law that constitutes an update and revision of the current Village of East Nassau zoning regulations (Local Law No. 1 of 1999 as amended from time to time). The proposed Local Law No. 1 contains many technical changes from the current regulations in order to clarify certain provisions as well as providing substantive changes to various sections including, but not limited to, those addressing the maximum size of buildings, minimum lot requirements for hamlet zoning districts, outdoor storage restrictions and performance guarantees. The proposed local law also contains new provisions addressing outdoor wood boilers and definitions of terms not previously included in the current regulations. The proposed action is regulatory only and does not involve any development project. The project is located throughout the Village of East Nassau, New York.

Contact: Robert Henrickson, Village of East Nassau, P.O Box 268, East Nassau, NY 12062, Phone: (518) 794-0289, E-mail: webmaster@villageofeastnassau.org.


Positive Declaration

Albany County - The City of Albany Common Council, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Draft Solid Waste Management Plan for the Capital Region Solid Waste Management Partnership may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a new Solid Waste Management Plan (SWMP) for the Capital Region Solid Waste Management Partnership Planning Unit defines the key elements of the future solid waste management program for the region, through the year 2030. The project is located in multiple municipalities in Albany and Rensselaer Counties, New York.

Contact: John C. Marsolais, City of Albany, City Hall Room 202, 24 Eagle Street, Albany, NY 12207, Phone: (518) 434-5090.



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