ENB - Region 7 Notices 5/23/2012
Broome County - The Dormitory Authority State of New York (DASNY), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Construction of the Replacement Broome County Nursing Home will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York's authorization of the issuance of taxable or tax-exempt bonds and the authorization of the expenditure of grant proceeds to finance the design, development and construction of the proposed project. The proposed Broome County Nursing Home (BCNH) would replace the existing Willow Point Nursing Home (WPNH) located in Vestal, New York. It would also include a new cook-chill facility to replace the existing cook-chill facility located in Endicott, New York, which provides food services to various county agencies. Both the WPNH and the Endicott cook-chill facility would be closed, and patients and staff would be transferred to the new BCNH.
More specifically, the Proposed Project would consist of the construction of a new approximately 240,000 gross square foot replacement skilled nursing facility for County residents, providing 300 residential beds. In order to prepare the development site construction of the new facility, seven antiquated buildings totally approximately 285,000 gross square foot would be demolished.
The project is located at the Greater Binghamton Health Center in the City of Binghamton, New York.
Contact: Robert S. Derico, Dormitory Authority of the State of New York - Office of Environmental Affairs, 515 Broadway , Albany, NY 12207-2964, Phone: (518) 257-3214, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Chenango County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed All American Mine will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the mining of sand and gravel from a new 15.46 acre life of mine on a 21.03 acre parcel owned by Wood Markham, 4.82 acres will be affected during the first 5 year permit term. The site will be reclaimed as a developable commercial lot. Stormwater will be directed into the mine, no runoff proposed onto NYS Route 12. A New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT) driveway permit shall be obtained by the applicant. No archeological impacts have been identified by New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP) or in a Phase 1 Archeological Survey. The project is located at 2493 State Route 12 in the Town of Greene, New York.
Contact: Joe Dlugolenski, NYS DEC - Region 7, Division of Environmental Permits, 1285 Fisher Avenue, Cortland, NY 13045-1090, Phone: (607) 753-3095 Ext. 233, E-mail: email@example.com.
Onondaga County - The Town Board of the Town of Skaneateles, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law 2012 - A - A Local Law to Amend and Supplement The Zoning Law of the Town of Skaneateles Relative to Certain Use and Variance Requirements of 2012 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposed amendment to the Zoning Law to regulate certain industrial uses and hydrofracking. The project is located throughout the Town of Skaneateles, New York.
Contact: Terri Roney, Town of Skaneateles, 24 Jordan Street, Skaneateles, NY 13152, Phone: (315) 685-3473, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Delaware, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins Counties - The Tioga County Soil and Water Conservation District as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Southern Tier Wetlands Construction and Floodplain Enhancement will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of wetland complexes on New York State lands in partnership with New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) Foresters. Also included will be the removal of gravel berms in the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) Southern Tier Counties to reconnect streams with their floodplains where appropriate. The project is located in the Southern Tier of New York State in Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Delaware, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins Counties.
Contact: James Curatolo, Tioga County Soil and Water Conservation District, 183 Corporate Drive, Owego, NY 13827, Phone: (607) 546-2528, E-mail: email@example.com.
Notice of Acceptance of Final SEIS
Madison County - The Town of Cazenovia Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed 2012 application (treatment) of herbicide Renovate® OTF to portions of Cazenovia Lake. The Final SEIS is available at the Town of Cazenovia Town Hall, 7 Albany Street, Cazenovia, NY 13035 and on line at: www.townofcazenovia.org.
The action involves a 2012 treatment of portions of Cazenovia Lake through the application of the herbicide "Renovate®" to major portions of Cazenovia Lake (northern, central and southern portions and spot treatments lake-wide). Approximately 228 + acres will be treated. The treatment is designed to address the continued presence of the invasive aquatic plant species Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) which had dominated the Lake surface area in recent years. The project is located in the Town of Cazenovia, New York.
Contact: Ralph M. Monforte, Town of Cazenovia, Town Hall, 7 Albany Street, Cazenovia, NY 13035, Phone: (315) 655-9213, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.