ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Negative Declaration

Chautauqua County - The State Education Department, as lead agency has determined that the proposed land acquisition and construction of a New Bus Garage and Plant Operations Storage in the Jamestown City School District, SED Project No. 06-17-00-01-5-021-001, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves 35,000 square feet of new construction. Two sites are being considered for land acquisition and development. The two locations being considered for this project are the Allen Street Site and the Harrison Street Site both in the City of Jamestown.

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


Erie County - The Erie County Industrial Development agency, as lead agency has determined that the proposed 2000 General Motors Corporation Project, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves demolition of existing buildings, acquisition of 12.4 acres of land, the construction of buildings aggregating 730,000 square feet of space, related site improvements and the acquisition and installation of machinery and equipment all to be used for manufacturing and related purposes. The project is located on River Road, Tonawanda, New York.

Contact: Dr. Ronald W. Coan, 275 oak Street, Buffalo, New York 14203, phone: (716)856-6525.

Positive Declaration

Niagara County - The Town of Lockport, as lead agency has determined that the proposed home Depot Plaza Buildout, may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the buildout of existing Home Depot Plaza with three new retail stores, one restaurant, consisting of 32.277 gross square feet. Site work includes minor modifications to existing plaza, including paving and additional parking at proposed retail stores/restaurant. The project is located in the Town of Lockport, New York.

Contact: Richard W. Eakin, Town Engineer, Wendel, Suite 100, 95 john Muir Drive, Buffalo, New York 14228, phone: (716) 688-0766.

Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Erie County - The Town of Amherst Planning Board, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Gramercy Park subdivision, may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on May 23, 2000 from 2:30p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Town of Amherst Engineering Department, 1100 North Forest Road, Williamsville, NY and 7:30 p.m. at the East Amherst Fire Department, 9100 Transit Road, E. Amherst, NY. The action involves proposed construction of 61 lot subdivision and associated infrastructure on 61.07 acres of land. The project is located at 9434 Transit road, Amherst, New York 14051.

Contact: Eric W. Gillert, Planning Director, Planning Department, 5583 Main St., Williamsville New York 14221, phone: (716) 631-7051.