ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

Negative Declarations

Albany County - The Town of Colonie Planning Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Loudonville Community Church Expansion will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a 27,533 sq. ft. addition to an existing church, and expansion of existing parking. The project is located at 374 Loudon Road in the Town of Colonie.

Contact: Kevin DeLaughter, Senior Planner, Town of Colonie Planning and Economic Development Department, Public Operations Center, 347 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham, NY 12110-2289, (518) 783-2741.


Columbia County - The Town of Gallatin Town Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Adoption of Local Law #2 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the amendment of the Town of Gallatin Zoning Ordinance to establish a new zoning district map. The project is located in the Town of Gallatin.

Contact: David Dwy, Gallatin Town Supervisor, Town of Gallatin, 2242 State Route 82, Pine Plains, NY 12567 (518) 329-6511


Delaware County - Delaware County, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Co-Composting Proposal will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the Delaware County Department of Public Works proposal to construct and operate a MSW / biosolids co-composting facility for purposes of recycling organic wastes, minimizing environmental impacts due to waste management activities, and maximizing the useful life of the existing Delaware County landfill. The Department proposes to contract out services for the design, permitting, construction, and start-up of the facility, with subsequent operation of the facility to be provided by Delaware County staff. The co-composting facility is to be owned by the County and located on the property of the Solid Waste Management Center, adjacent to the operating landfill. Input wastes will be limited to only Delaware County sources, with residual and reject non-compostable materials to be landfilled on site. Finished compost will be marketed in a way that is consistent with agricultural Whole Farm Planning guidelines, the Delaware County Action Plan for phosphorus controls, and in conformance with state and federal regulations. The project is located on NYS Route 10, Walton, NY.

Contact: Susan McIntyre, Solid Waste Coordinator, Delaware County DPW, PO Box 311, Delhi, NY, 13753 (607) 746-2128 Fax (607)746-7212.


Rensselaer County - The Town of Grafton Town Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Code of the Town of Grafton will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the enactment of an adult entertainment provision, a provision for peddling and soliciting old abandoned vehicles, fire prevention and building code. The project is located through the Town of Grafton.

Contact: Tyler Sawyer, Supervisor, Town of Grafton, P. O. Box 6, Grafton, NY 12082 (518) 279-35665.

Positive Declaration

Otsego County - The Town of Hartwick Planning Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Cooperstown Baseball World may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the proposed construction of a seasonal baseball camp for youth consisting of 12 baseball fields, 4 softball fields, 1 stadium, 16 dormitories, assorted support structures and parking for 420 vehicles on a 137 acre site. The project is located on NYS Route 28, Town of Hartwick.

Contact: Thomas Pritchard, Chairman, Town of Hartwick Planning Board, P. O. Box 275, Hartwick, NY 13348 (607) 293-8134.