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ENB - Region 8 Notices 3/8/2017

Public Notice

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application from the New York State Department of Transportation for a site known as Miller Hill Yard, site ID #C851045. This site is located in the Town of Fremont within the County of Steuben, and is located at 7578 State Route 21. Comments regarding this application must be submitted no later than April 7, 2017. A copy of the application and other relevant documents are available at the document repository located at Hornell Public Library, 64 Genesee Street, Hornell, 14843. Information regarding the site and how to submit comments can be found at http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/60058.html or send comments to: Christopher Magee, NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Remediation, Bureau E, 625 Broadway, 12th Floor, Albany, NY 12233-7017, Phone: (518) 402-9584, E-mail: christopher.magee@dec.ny.gov.

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Negative Declaration

Wayne County - The Town of Wolcott, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Brown/Wadsworth Road Water District (aka Wadsworth Road Water District Extension No. 1) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the development of plans for public water supply improvements to Brown/Wadsworth Road Water District (aka Wadsworth Road Water District Extension No. 1). The Town of Wolcott Town Board is applying for funding assistance from the United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development to undertake the project. As currently proposed, Brown/Wadsworth Road Water District involves the installation of approximately 21,750 linear feet of waterline along portions of Brown Road, Rasbeck Road, Cemetery Road, Wadsworth Street Road, and Wheeler Road. Activities include the installation of watermain, fire hydrants, valves, watermain connections, residential hook-ups, road crossings, excavation and bedding materials and surface restoration. The purpose of the project is to address serious health and safety problems and ensure that residents of this area have a reliable supply of good quality water and fire protection. The project is located along portions of Brown Road, Rasbeck Road, Cemetery Road, Wadsworth Street Road, and Wheeler Road, Town of Wolcott, New York.

Contact: Lynn Chatfield, Town of Wolcott, 6070 Lake Avenue, Wolcott, NY 14590, Phone: (315) 594-6012 Fax: 315-594-6572, E-mail: eastportbay@yahoo.com.


Yates County - The Town of Jerusalem, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law to Add Regulations Pertaining to Solar Energy Systems will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of a Local Law to add regulations pertaining to Solar Energy Systems to advance and protect public health, safety and welfare of the Town of Jerusalem, including:

  1. Taking advantage of a safe, abundant, renewable, and non-polluting energy resource;
  2. Decreasing the cost of energy to the owners of commercial and residential properties, including single family houses;
  3. Increasing employment and business development in the region by furthering the installation of Solar Energy Systems.

The project is located throughout the Town of Jerusalem, New York.

Contact: Patrick Killen, Town of Jerusalem, 3816 Italy Hill Road, Branchport, NY 14418, Phone: (315) 595-2287.


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