ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Negative Declaration

Niagara County - The City of Niagara Falls, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Rainbow Square Balloon Attraction will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction and operation of a tethered helium balloon attraction. The total land area affected is 40,000 sq. ft. The project is located on a parcel of land bordered by O'Laughlin Drive on the north, Old Falls Street on the south, Rainbow Blvd. on the east, and Prospect Street on the west, in the City of Niagara Falls, New York.

Contact: Michael P. Jurkowski, Environmental Assistant, Environmental Services, City Hall, 745 Main Street, Niagara Falls, New York 14302-0069, phone: (716) 286-4460.

Recision of Positive Declaration and Issuance Negative Declaration

Erie County - The State Education Department, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Alden School District SED Project No. 14-01-01-06-0-008-008 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves additions and alterations to the Townline Primary School. The project is located at 11197 Broadway, Alden, New York.

Contact: Carl T. Thurnau, The State Education Department, Facilities Planning, Room 1060 EBA, Albany, New York 12234.

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Chautauqua County - The Village of Silver Creek , as lead agency has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Village of Silver Creek Comprehensive Plan. The action involves the preparation, adoption, and implementation of a comprehensive plan for the Village of Silver Creek. This document will provide planning information and guiding principles, goals, and objectives to direct future development in the Village of Silver Creek. The purpose of the comprehensive plan is to maintain and enhance the quality of life for residents and their neighborhoods while exploring future opportunities through sensitively designed development giving consideration to the social and economic welfare of the village and its residents. The project is applicable to the entire Village of Silver Creek.

Contact: Greg McCorkhill, URS Group Consultants, Inc., 282 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202-1805, phone: (716) 856-5636.


Erie County - The Town of Orchard Park ,as lead agency has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed California Road Townhouse Development. The action involves the construction of a multi-unit residential townhouse development. The project is located along the east side of California Road between Big Tree and Duerr Roads.

Contact: Sarah K. desJardins, Planning Coordinator, Town of Orchard Park Planning Board, S4295 South Buffalo Street, Orchard Park, New York 14127, phone: (716)662-6433.