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ENB - Region 7 Notices 11/4/2015

Negative Declaration

Tioga County - The Tioga County Industrial Development Agency (IDA), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Tioga Downs Casino Hotel and Related Amenities Expansion will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a proposal by the applicant, Tioga Downs, LLC, for a Casino, Hotel and Amenities expansion at their current casino facility. The project is located at 2384 West River Road in the Town of Nichols, New York.

Contact: Ruth Fiato, Tioga County IDA, Tioga County Office Building, 56 Main Street, Owego, NY, Phone: (607) 687-8259, E-mail:

Tompkins County - The Town of Ulysses Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Code Adoption Local Law for the Code will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a local law to provide for the codification of local laws, ordinances, and certain resolutions of the Town of Ulysses into a Municipal Code, designated as the "Code of the Town of Ulysses." The Zoning chapter includes revisions including the following: a new section on enforcement (penalties for offenses); revisions to the building permits section; additional review of variance applications by the Planning Board; corrections to Town Law and Building Code references; revision to the site plan review procedure; addition of the definition of domestic livestock; revision to the definitions of family and nonconforming; revisions to the tree removal and land disturbance language in the Lakeshore, Conservation, and Marina Districts; removal of the use "Communication transmission towers and telecommunications facilities" in the Marina District; amendments to the standards for animals in residential areas; revision to the simple subdivision procedure; and other editorial changes. The project is located throughout the Town of Ulysses, New York.

Contact: Darby Kiley, Town of Ulysses, 10 Elm Street, Trumansburg, NY 14886, Phone: (607) 387-9778 extension 222, E-mail:

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