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ENB - Region 4 Notices 6/8/2016

Negative Declaration

Rensselaer County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed J Dunn Group Schaghticoke Mine will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves the mining of sand and gravel from a 20 acre site within a 267 acre parcel, including the use of portable processing equipment. The project at 805 and 792 Old Schaghticoke Road in Schaghticoke, New York.

Contact: Nancy M. Baker, NYS DEC - Region 4 Office, Division of Environmental Permits, 1130 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306, Phone: (518) 357-2452, E-mail: DEP.R4@dec.ny.gov


Schoharie County - The Town of Summit Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Law to Regulate Solar Energy Systems will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The Town of Summit has limited land use provisions for the regulation of solar energy systems. Local Law 1 - 2016 provides provisions to regulate the development of solar energy in the Town to protect the interests of residents and businesses. The law intends to accommodate solar energy systems while balancing the potential impact on neighbors and preserving private property rights to install the systems. Provisions are made for placement, design, construction, and operation of solar systems. The project is located throughout the Town of Summit, New York.

Contact: Harold Vroman, Town of Summit, P.O. Box 132, Summit, NY 12175, Phone: (518) 287-1430, E-mail: summitclerk@midtel.net.


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