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ENB - Region 8 Notices 10/4/2017

Negative Declaration

Genesee County - The Town of Batavia, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed a Rezone to meet Future Land Use (FLU) Comprehensive Plan Map will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the rezoning of all parcels included in this Zoning Map Update so that they are consistent with the recently updated Comprehensive Plan; meet all of the goals and recommendations set forth by the Comprehensive Plan future land use map; and are consistent with the Comprehensive Plan environmental review. The project is located throughout the Town of Batavia, New York.

Contact: Daniel Lang, Town of Batavia, 3833 West Main Street Road, Batavia, NY 14020, Phone: (585) 343-1729 extension 222, E-mail:

Notice of Acceptance of Draft GEIS and Public Hearing

Monroe County - The Mayor of the City of Rochester, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Vacuum Oil Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) Implementation Strategy. A public hearing on the Draft GEIS will be held on October 19, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at the Church of Love Faith Center, 700 Exchange Street, Rochester, NY 14608. Written comments on the Draft GEIS will be accepted until November 10, 2017. The Draft EIS is available from the contact listed below; the Rochester Public Library, Arnett Branch, 310 Arnett Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14619; the PLEX Neighborhood Association Office, Carlson Commons, 70 Coretta Scott Crossing, Rochester, NY 14608 and on line at:

The action involves an in-depth analysis of the Vacuum Oil Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA) Plan and the range of potential impacts and alternatives related to the implementation of the Plan. The project is located in the southwest area of the City of Rochester, New York, generally from South Plymouth Avenue to the Genesee River.

Contact: Dorraine Kirkmire, City of Rochester, City Hall Room 223B, Rochester, NY 14614, Phone: (585) 428-6698, E-mail:

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