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ENB - Region 8 Notices 1/19/2011

Negative Declaration

Monroe County - The City of Rochester, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Waterfront Revitailzation Program (LWRP) 2010 Program Amendment will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption, by Rochester City Council, of an amendment to the city's LWRP regarding a conceptual development plan for the Port of Rochester site located at the northern terminus of Lake Avenue, on the Genesee River. The conceptual development plan includes a marina basin, mixed-use land side development parcels, parking areas, as well as open space, trail and other public amenities and public amenities and public infrastructure improvements, The amendment consists of various modifications and updates to the following sections of the city's 1990 LWRP; Section II (Inventory and Analysis), Section III (policies), Section IV (Uses and Projects) and Section V (Implementing Techniques). The purpose of this action is to update the LWRF's broad policy framework for future land use and development decisions regarding the Port of Rochester site. The project is located at the Port of Rochester site in the City of Rochester, New York.

Contact: Doug Benson, City of Rochester, City Hall, Room 125-B, 30 Church Street, Rochester, NY 14614, Phone: (585) 428-6824.

Orleans County - The Town of Ridgeway, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Ridgeway Water District No. 11 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the installation of 5,450 linear feet of watermain along a portion of Ridgeway-Yates Town Line Road, east of Swett Road. The project will serve a total of 11 residential properties, eight in the Town of Ridgeway and three in the Town of Yates. Activities include the installation of watermain, fire hydrants, valves, road crossings, excavation and bedding materials, watermain connections, residential hook-ups, and surface restoration. Residents in these areas are dependent upon individual groundwater supplies that historically have produced very low yields of poor quality water. The project is located along a portion of Ridgeway-Yates Town Line Road in the Town of Ridgeway, New York.

Contact: Brian Napoli, Town of Ridgeway, 410 West Avenue, Medina, NY 14103, Phone: (585) 798-0730.

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