Negative Declaration

Chenango County - The State Education Department, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed construction of a new Bus Garage for the Norwich City School District, SED Project No. 08-12-00-05-5-030-001, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves 19,000 square feet of new construction on existing property. The project is located at 6032 County Route 32 in the City of Norwich.

Contact: Carl Thurnau, The State Education Department, Facilities Planning, Rm 1060 EBA, Albany, NY 12234.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Cayuga County - The Cayuga County Industrial Development Agency, as lead agency has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Aurelius Industrial Park ChipFab Project. The action involves the examination of the potential impacts of constructing one, two and three chipfabs on its 200-acre parcel on NYS Rts. 5 and 20, west of the City of Auburn. Chipfabs manufacture semi-conductor materials for use in technological products. CCIDA has found that the development of two fabs is the preferred option since it will achieve the maximum benefit to the community with the minimum of negative impacts. The project upon completion would employ about 5250 people and have an estimated value of $1.7 billion. The project is located on NYS Rts. 5 and 20, west of Auburn NY, in the Town of Aurelius.

Contact: Dave Miller, Principal County Planner, 160 Genesee St., Auburn, NY 13166 (315) 253-1276; Fax: (315) 253-1499; E-mail: planning@co.cayuga.ny.us.