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ENB - Region 8 Notices 10/14/2015

Public Notice

Pursuant to Section 33 of the Public Lands Law, the New York State Office of General Services hereby gives notice to the following:

Notice is hereby given that the State University of New York, State University of New York at Brockport, has declared that 305 Andrews Street in the City of Rochester, County of Monroe is surplus and no longer useful or necessary for State program services and is hereby abandoned to the Commissioner of General Services for sale or other disposition as unappropriated State land. The property is identified as Tax Map parcel number 106.800-0001-001.0000 and is improved with a six story office style building on a 1.298 ± acre lot.

For further information, please contact:
Thomas Pohl, Esq.
New York State Office of General Services
Legal Services
41st Floor, Coming Tower
Empire State Plaza
Albany, New York 12242
Phone: (518) 474-8831
Fax: (518)473-4973

Negative Declaration

Monroe County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Genesee Land Trust - Island Cottage Woods Invasive Species Management will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by Genesee Land Trust for a modification of their existing permit to add and additional 36.4 acres to their invasive species management program involving the cutting of invasive plants along with foliar spray, cut stump application, or stem injection of an NYS registered herbicide (Rodeo). A total of 47.3 acres will be impacted over a 2 year period. The cutting and herbicide use will occur within and adjacent to NYS regulated freshwater wetland GR-22. The project is located east of Island Cottage Road and north of Lake Ontario Parkway in the Town of Greece, New York.

Contact: Tom Haley, NYS DEC - Region 8 Office, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414, Phone: (585) 226-5393, E-mail:

Ontario County - The Town of Geneva Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of New Comprehensive Plan will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a new Comprehensive Plan which includes recommendations to guide: future land use policies; transportation and transportation infrastructure investments; redevelopment of the NY5/US 20 and County Route 6/Pre-Emption Road area; protection of ecological resources and environmentally sensitive lands within the Town; development of future park and recreation facilities; energy use including renewable energy; and public services.

The planning process has included documentation and evaluation of existing conditions including land use and land use trends, ecological and scenic resources, population and population trends, housing and economic conditions and transportation systems. Careful consideration was given in the Comprehensive Plan to preserving the ecological and scenic assets of the community, including agricultural lands, woodlands, wetlands and other water resources.

The project is located throughout the Town of Geneva, New York.

Contact: Mark Venuti, Town of Geneva, 3750 County Road 6, Geneva, NY 14456, Phone: (315) 789-3922.

Schuyler County - The Village of Watkins Glen Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Watkins Glen Local Waterfront Revitalization Program will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The Village of Watkins Glen and the Schuyler County Planning Department have prepared and propose to adopt a Local Waterfront Revitalization Program (LWRP) to promote desirable development, and provide protection for critical resources with the Village of Watkins Glen Waterfront Revitalization Area. The project also includes adoption of LWRP Consistency Law. The project is located throughout the Village of Watkins Glen, New York.

Contact: Kristin VanHorn, Schuyler County, 105 Ninth Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891, Phone: (607) 535-8211, E-mail: kvanhorn@co.schuyler.ny.

Seneca County - The Town of Tyre Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Tyre Planned Unit Development District Creation and Site Plan - Lago Resort and Casino will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposed creation of a Planned Unit Development District and Zoning Map amendment of a 84.957 acre parcel from the existing zoning classification of Agricultural to Planned Unit Development. The proposed development on the re-zoned site would include a six story, 208 room hotel with meeting rooms and a pool area, a 210,640 ± square foot casino with support service areas, restaurants and theatre, a four-story parking garage with parking for 790 ± vehicles and surface parking for approximately 2,400 vehicles. The project is located on the east side of NYS Route 414 to the immediate north of the NYS Thruway in the Town of Tyre, New York.

Contact: Ronald F. McGreevy, Town of Tyre, 1907 West Tyre Road, Seneca Falls, NY 13148, Phone: (315) 568-2600, E-mail:

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