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ENB - Region 5 Notices 4/4/2012

Negative Declaration

Saratoga County - The City of Saratoga Springs Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Thornton Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the subdivision of a 18,790 square foot (0.431 acre) parcel of land into two single family residential lots with the new lot being 6,600 square feet and the resulting lot being 12,165 square feet. The project is located 215 Grand Avenue in the City of Saratoga Springs, New York.

Contact: Kate Maynard, City of Saratoga Springs, City Hall, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, Phone: (518) 587-3550 ext 2517.

Positive Declaration

Franklin County - The Adirondack Park Agency (APA) and New York State Department of Environmnental Conservation (NYS DEC), as co-lead agencies, have determined that the proposed Second Pond Area Reclassification may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the adoption of the Draft Second Pond Unit Management Plan (UMP) which proposes among other things to amend the Adirondack Park State Land Master Plan (APSLMP) by reclassifying Forest Preserve lands from Wilderness to Intensive Use and from Intensive Use to Wilderness at the Second Pond Boat Launch in the Town of Harrietstown, New York. The implementation of the project described in the UMP will require Article 24 wetlands permits which will need to be issued by the Adirondack Park Agency.

Contact: Kevin Prickett, APA, PO Box 99, Ray Brook, NY 12977, Phone: (518) 891-4050.

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