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ENB - Region 9 Notices 6/29/2016

Negative Declaration

Erie County - The Erie County Department of Environment and Planning, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Springville Smart Growth Project - Factory Street Park will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves providing more passive recreation within the Village, and also providing more parking within the central business district. First component is construction of approximately 300 feet of new roadway and parking, along with sidewalks, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) crosswalks, and associated landscaping. Second component of project includes improvements to the existing park area, which will be known as Heritage Park. Improvements include: fill and topsoil for grassed area of park; new 6 foot wide walking paths and walkway to existing gazebo; reconfigure existing skate park; provide a 20 foot x 20 foot wood shelter with concrete pad and picnic benches; provide a new restroom facility; install a new toddler playground; install tree plantings, park benches, trail lighting and landscaping throughout park. The project is located on Factory Street off Franklin Street in the Village of Springville, New York.

Contact: Marie Thornton, Erie County, 95 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202, Phone: (718) 858-7839, E-mail: marie.thomton@erie.gov.


Erie County - The City of Buffalo Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ellicott-Goodrich Garage will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a new parking facility anticipated to provide approximately 1,850 spaces, a net gain of 950 parking spaces. The proposed parking structure will accommodate parking demand needs of patients, visitors, students, faculty, staff and valet storage. The primary focus of the ramp will be accommodating the parking needs of patients and visitors to both the Gates Vascular Institute, Oishei Children's Hospital, and the University of Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. The project is located at 854 Ellicott Street in the City of Buffalo, New York.

Contact: Nadine Marrero, City of Buffalo, Room 901 City Hall, Buffalo, NY 14202, Phone: (716) 851-5029.


Erie County - The City of Buffalo Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Queen City Landing will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a new, 23 story building with a restaurant(s), fitness area, covered parking areas for residents, surface parking for visitors and an extension of the public bike path providing public waterfront access. The main level and 5th level of the building will house a mix of restaurant, commercial and fitness center tenants, and the remaining floors will be comprised of one and two-bedroom luxury apartments totaling approximately 198 units. The project is located at 975 Fuhrmann Boulevard in the City of Buffalo, New York.

Contact: Nadine Marrero, City of Buffalo, Room 901 City Hall, Buffalo, NY 14202, Phone: (716) 851-5029.


Erie County - The City of Buffalo Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Danforth Commercial Development will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a new two story 18,000 square foot commercial building located at 1176 South Park Avenue in the City of Buffalo, New York. Retail uses (3 tenant spaces) will be located on the first floor and office space will be located on the second floor with a total of 59 parking spaces.

Contact: Nadine Marrero, City of Buffalo, Room 901 City Hall, Buffalo, NY 14202, Phone: (716) 851-5029.


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