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ENB - Region 8 Notices 12/5/2012

Public Notice

Fact Sheet

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application from Carriage Factory Special Needs Apartments, L.P. for a site known as the Carriage Factory site, ID #C828184. This site is located at 33 Litchfield Street in the City of Rochester, Monroe County. Please note the application package includes a Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan which describes the remedial activities to be conducted to investigate and determine the nature and extent of the contamination related to the site. Comments regarding this application must be submitted no later than January 4, 2013. Information regarding the site, the application, and how to submit comments can be found at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/60058.html or send comments to:Todd Caffoe, NYS DEC - Region 8, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414, Phone: (585) 226-5350, E-mail: tmcaffoe@gw.dec.state.ny.us.

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Notice of Official Action of a Contract Award

Pursuant to New York State General Municipal Law Section 120-w (6)(b), the County of Monroe hereby gives notice of the following:

On November 13, 2012, the County of Monroe awarded a contract to Waste Management of New York, L.L.C. pursuant to section one hundred twenty-w (120-w) of the general municipal law for the Operation and Maintenance of the Monroe County Recycling Center and Program. The validity of this contract or the procedures which led to its award may be hereafter contested only by action, suit or proceeding commenced within sixty (60) days after the date of this notice and only upon the ground or grounds that: (1) such award or procedure was not authorized pursuant to that section, or (2) any of the provisions of that section which should be complied with at the date of this publication have not been substantially complied with, or (3) a conflict of interest can be shown in the manner in which the contract was awarded; or by action, suit or proceeding commenced on the grounds that such contract was awarded in violation of the provisions of the Constitution.

Contact: Thomas D. Goodwin, Monroe County, City Place, Suite 8100, 50 West Main Street, Rochester, NY 14614, Phone: (585) 753-2032, E-mail: tgoodwin@monroecounty.gov.

Negative Declaration

Monroe County - The County of Monroe, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Monroe Community College Downtown Campus will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The Monroe Community College (MCC) is developing plans for the relocation of the MCC downtown campus from its current location in the Sibley Building on East Main Street to a site adjacent to the Kodak headquarters (tower) building, and includes Kodak Buildings 3, 9, 11, 13 and 16, totaling approximately 590,000 gross square feet. The MCC Downtown Campus will occupy approximately 250,000 gross square feet in Kodak Buildings 3, 9, 11, 13, and a portion of 16.

The proposed action includes:

  • the subdivision and subsequent purchase of the site;
  • the interior renovation of approximately 250,000 gross square feet in Kodak Buildings 3, 9, 11, 13 and a portion of 16;
  • building façade improvements;
  • acquisition of a 34 space parking area along State Street;
  • acquisition of an interest (either in fee or via a long term lease) in a parking area for 430 cars adjacent to Plymouth Avenue;
  • acquisition of the existing underground executive parking garage located to the east of building 9 and a potential leaseback agreement with Kodak;
  • minor site work to the 430 space parking area that will include: i) modifications to the configuration of the entrance from Morrie Silver Way; and ii) guiderail separation between the MCC parking area and the Kodak parking area;
  • minor utility work within Morrie Silver Way;
  • the relocation of fewer than 250 Kodak employees from the site to other Kodak buildings; and
  • shuttle/bus service to MCC's Downtown Campus.

The project does not involve either any new building construction or any significant degree of ground disturbance.

The project is located northeast corner of the intersection of Plymouth Avenue and Morrie Silver Way in the City of Rochester, New York.

Contact: Reinhard Gsellmeier, Monroe County, 7100 City Place, 50 West Main Street, Rochester, NY 14614, Phone: (585) 753-7541, E-mail: rgsellmeier@monroecounty.gov.

Orleans County - The Town of Kendall Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Cottages at Troutburg will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a Waterfront Planned Development consisting of a three-season resort with up to 400 cottages of various sizes located on the Lake Ontario shoreline. The project will be located on approximately 125 acres of land, currently made up of four parcels. The project is located 19 Monroe-Orleans County Line Road in the Town of Kendall, New York.

Contact: Daniel Gaesser, Town of Kendall, 1873 Kendall Road, Kendall, NY 14476, Phone: (585) 659-8721.

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