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ENB - Region 7 Notices 2/11/2015

Negative Declaration

Madison County - The Cazenovia Village Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law 2014-1 Village Edge South District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a local law amendment to the Village Zoning Code and Zoning Map to establish two new zoning districts known as the Village Edge South Residential District and the Village Edge South Mixed Use District. The project is located on Nelson Street (NYS Route 20) in the Village of Cazenovia, New York.

Contact: James T. Stokes, Village of Cazenovia, P.O. Box 312, Cazenovia, NY 13035, Phone: (315) 655-3463, E-mail: jstokes@stokesyoungs.com.


Madison County - The Cazenovia Village Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law 2014-5 Western Gateway District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a local law amendment to the Village Zoning Code and Zoning Map to establish a new zoning district known as the Western Gateway District. The project is located on Ledyard Avenue (NYS Routes 13 and 20) in the Village of Cazenovia, New York.

Contact: James T. Stokes, Village of Cazenovia, P.O. Box 312, Cazenovia, NY 13035, Phone: (315) 655-3463, E-mail: jstokes@stokesyoungs.com.


Madison County - The Cazenovia Village Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law 2015-1 Creekside Development District will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a local law amendment to the Village Zoning Code and Zoning Map to establish a new zoning district known as the Creekside Development District. The project is located on Riverside Drive and Chenango Streets in the Village of Cazenovia, New York.

Contact: James T. Stokes, Village of Cazenovia, P.O. Box 312, Cazenovia, NY 13035, Phone: (315) 655-3463, E-mail: jstokes@stokesyoungs.com.


Tompkins County - The City of Ithaca Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Six Unit Apartment Building will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by the applicant to build a 3 story, plus basement multiple dwelling with a footprint of 2,400 square foot on a vacant 7,449 square foot parcel. The project will have parking and storage in the basement, and two 3 bedroom apartments on each of three floors for a total of six units. Site development includes 5 exterior parking spaces, a driveway, and landscaping. Due to the topography of the site, the proposed design requires retaining walls along the driveway on the west property line. The project is located in the R-3a Zoning District and the East Hill Historic District, and requires an Area Variance from the BZA. It has received a Certificate of Appropriateness, with conditions, from the Ithaca Landmarks Preservation Commission (ILPC). The project is located at 707 East Seneca Street in the City of Ithaca, New York.

Contact: Lisa Nicholas, City of Ithaca, 108 East Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 274-6557, E-mail: lnicholas@cityofithaca.org.


Tompkins County - The City of Ithaca Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 123 Room Hotel (Hilton Canopy) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by the applicant to build a seven story, 80 foot tall hotel with 123 guest rooms. The ground floor will include a breakfast room, a bar/lounge, meeting rooms and an approximately 2,000 square feet retail/restaurant space. The second floor features meetings a fitness area rooms and an expansive outdoor terrace. Exterior finishes include stone and brick veneers, metal panel systems, and aluminum windows. The site layout features a drop-off area with a glass and aluminum porte-cochère, an 11 space parking area, bike racks and walkway accessible from State Street, and a pedestrian entrance to the hotel and retail space on Seneca Way. The project site is in the CDB-100 Zoning District and consists of three tax parcels: two currently owned by the Ithaca Urban Renewal Agency (IURA) and used as metered parking; and a portion of another tax parcel in private ownership, also used as parking. Parcel consolidation and possible Subdivision are required. The project is located at 320-24 East State Street and MLK Boulevard in the City of Ithaca, New York.

Contact: Lisa Nicholas, City of Ithaca, 108 East Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 274-6557, E-mail: lnicholas@cityofithaca.org.


Tompkins County - The City of Ithaca Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Four Town Homes will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by the applicant to construct four (4) for sale town homes that will target moderate income, first time home buyers. The buildings will be two stories with parking below to take advantage of the sloped site. Architectural features include front porches, rear decks, shifting roof planes, and a varied color palette. Site development includes a common asphalt driveway in the rear, walkways connecting each unit to the existing sidewalk on Cayuga Street, and landscaping. The project site is in the R-3b Zoning District and requires an Area Variance for a front yard setback. The project is located at 402 South Cayuga Street in the City of Ithaca, New York.

Contact: Lisa Nicholas, City of Ithaca, 108 East Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 274-6557, E-mail: lnicholas@cityofithaca.org.


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