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ENB - Region 9 Notices 7/27/2016

Public Notice

Town of Amherst Office of Refuse Control Request for Proposals to Provide Refuse Collection and Disposal And Recyclable Materials Collection and Processing and Separate Yard Waste Collection

Notice to Proposers

Notice is hereby given that sealed proposals are sought and requested for the Town of Amherst, Garbage and Refuse District #1, 5583 Main Street, and the Village of Williamsville, herein referred to as the "Town" for Solid Waste Services according to the specifications of a contract for refuse hauling and disposal and recyclables pickup and processing from curbside collection sites within the Town and Village limits. Also, the separate pickup of yard waste between April 1st and November 30th annually for both Municipalities. Sealed proposals must be received by the Purchasing Department of the Town of Amherst, on August 29th, 2016, no later than 2:00 p.m. EST, at their office in the Municipal Building, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221.

In accordance with New York State General Municipal Law 120-w, it is the intention of the Town to enter into negotiations for an agreement with the contractor(s) whose proposal (s), in the judgment of the Town of Amherst and Village of Williamsville, best serves the Town's needs, considering net costs, technical feasibility and reliability, resources, financial condition, risk allocation, and experience in similar operations. A five-year service period is being sought, with the potential for extension of the contract (s) for an additional five year period upon mutual consent. Contractors must identify sufficient equipment and facilities to collect and haul approximately 35,000 tons of solid waste and/or process approximately 12,000 tons of recyclables from approximately 37,000 units. This includes the Village of Williamsville which has approximately 2,200 residences. The Town reserves the right to reject all proposals.

The Request for Proposals may be obtained at the Town of Amherst Purchasing Department Office, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, New York, 14221, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. from July 28th 2016 to August 29th, 2016.

Sealed proposals must be in the hands of Karen Halton, Purchasing Department, Municipal Building, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221, no later than 2:00 p.m. EST on Monday August 29th, 2016. Sealed proposals must be submitted in sealed envelopes. The envelope is to be plainly marked on the outside.

Contact: Karen Halton, Town of Amherst, Municipal Building, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, New York 14221.


Negative Declaration

Erie County - The Town of Lancaster, New York, as lead agency, has determined that the Proposed Multifamily Project-Rezoning of 0 Broadway will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposed rezoning of approximately 7 .9 acres from General Business District (GB) and Agricultural Residential District One (A-R) to Multifamily Residential District Four (MFR-4) to accommodate an expansion of a previously approved multifamily community on contiguous property directly east of the Project Site. The project consists of 4 three story buildings containing a total of 104 upscale attached residential units and related site improvements including detached garages, access aisles, parking spaces, landscaping, utility connections, etc. The proposed project will also require Site Plan Approval from the Town Board and an area variance for height of the proposed principal buildings from the Zoning Board of Appeals. The project is located at 0 Broadway in the Town of Lancaster, New York.

Contact: Kevin Loftus, Town of Lancaster, 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, NY 14086, Phone: (716) 684-3342, E-mail: kloftus@lancasterny.gov.


Erie County - The Town of Lancaster, New York, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Freeman Road Hotel Redevelopment will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the proposed redevelopment of a 4 story hotel with 169 hotel rooms and associated infrastructure improvements. The project is located at 48 Freeman Road in the Town of Lancaster, New York.

Contact: Kevin Loftus, Town of Lancaster, 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, NY 14086; Phone: (716) 684-3342, E-mail: kloftus@lancasterny.gov.


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