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ENB - Region 7 Notices 8/10/2016

Negative Declaration

Cayuga County - The Town of Ledyard, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Special Development District for Solar Photo Voltaic Installation will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a 28 acre parcel owned by Cornell University which will be prepared and maintained for a Solar Voltaic (4 megawatt) installation. The project is located on Black Rock Road in Aurora, Town of Ledyard, New York.

Contact: Mark Jordan, Town of Ledyard, 1099 Poplar Ridge Road, Aurora, NY 13026, Phone: (315) 364-5707, E-mail: ledyard@hughes.net.


Onondaga County - The Town of Onondaga Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law B-2016 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the enactment of proposed Local Law B-2016, implementing amendments to the Town of Onondaga's 2007 Master Plan with respect to the NYS Route 175 Corridor (being NYS Route 175 from Syracuse City Line west to Nixon Park Drive). The Master Plan amendment recommended the creation of two new zoning districts to accommodate mixed use and an existing community college. This legislation effects those changes. The project is located along Route 175 from Syracuse City Line west to Nixon Park Drive in the Town of Onondaga, New York.

Contact: Lisa Goodwin, Town of Onondaga, 5020 Ball Road, Syracuse, NY 13215, Phone: (315) 469-1583, E-mail: lgoodwin@townofonondaga.com.


Onondaga County - The Research Foundation for the State University of New York (SUNY), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed New York State Mesonet Early Warning Weather Detection System, Fayetteville Station will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the installation in an open field in the western part of Green Lakes State Park. The weather station consists of a 33 foot tall tower centered within a 33 foot x 33 foot plot of land enclosed by a green vinyl chain link fence. The tower will be on a 39.60 square foot concrete foundation, equipped with weather measuring devices. Within the fenced area will hold a rain gauge, solar panel and battery equipment to power the site. The proposed project will have a positive public benefit by providing up to date and localized weather data. The project is located in the Taconic State Park at 7900 Green Lake Road in the Town of Fayetteville, New York.

Contact: Jerald Brotzge, SUNY Research Foundation, LC SB 28, 1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, Phone: (518) 442-6372, E-mail: jbrotzge@albany.edu.


Tompkins County - The Ithaca Planning Board , as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Rooftop Telecommunications Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the installation of a new telecommunications facility on the rooftop of the existing five story building. The facility will consist of a total of 12 wireless antennas, one GPS antenna, and associated equipment. Four antennas will be mounted within a concealment box to the north façade of the existing building at a height of 58 feet; 8 wireless antennas, one GPS antenna and a generator will be within a 10 foot high x 15 foot wide concealment structure to be installed at the southeast corner of the roof. The project also includes roof-mounted conduit; and a roof-access hatch and safety railing. The project is located at 310 Taughannock Boulevard in the City of Ithaca, New York.

Contact: Lisa Nicholas, City of Ithaca, 108 East Green Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, Phone: (607) 274-6557, E-mail: lnichola@cityofithaca.org.


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