ENB - REGION 7 NOTICES

Notice of Legislative Public Hearing

APPLICANT: Jeff Holbrook of J.W.J. Inc., County Route 51, New Haven, NY 13121

DEC PROJECT NUMBER: 7-3535-00101/00004

PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND LOCATION: Applicant has applied for a solid waste management facility construction and operation permit under Part 360 of 6 New York Codes, Rules and Regulations. The applicant proposes to expand an existing 40 ton per day construction and demolition (C&D) waste transfer station to a 100 ton per day C&D, plus municipal solid waste, transfer station. The operation will be modified from an outside temporary storage area to an enclosed operation within a proposed building. The site is that of the existing transfer station located along County Route 51 in the Town of New Haven, Oswego County.

SEQRA STATUS AND DETERMINATION OF COMPLETENESS: The Department of Environmental Conservation, as Lead Agency, issued a negative declaration on August 24, 2000. At that time, the application was deemed complete.

PUBLIC STATEMENT HEARING AND COMMENT PERIOD: A legislative public statement hearing to receive comments on the permit application for the proposed solid waste transfer station will be conducted in the New Haven Volunteer Fire Department Hall, 4211 State Route 104, New Haven, NY at 7:00 P.M. on Thursday January 4, 2001.

All persons, organizations, corporations or government agencies which may be affected by the proposed projects are invited to attend the hearing and/or submit written comments on the proposed project. It is not necessary to file a written request in advance to participate at the legislative public hearing. Oral and/or written statements may be submitted at the hearing and will receive equal weight in the record. The order of speakers will be determined by the presiding Administrative Law Judge. Lengthy statements are required to be submitted in writing. The Judge may impose a time limit on oral statements to ensure that all persons will have an opportunity to be heard. Repetitious statements will not be allowed. The hearing site is reasonably accessible to persons with a mobility impairment. Interpreter services shall be made available to deaf persons, at no charge, upon written request to the Regional Permit Administrator named below within a reasonable time prior to the hearing.

CONTACT: Mr. Ralph Manna, Jr., Regional Permit Administrator
NYSDEC, 615 Erie Blvd. West, Syracuse, NY 13204 Phone: (315) 426-7438

Negative Declaration and Public Hearing

Broome County - The Village Board of Trustees of the Village of Whitney Point, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Local Law amending Section 301, “Districts”, of Article III, “Establishment of Districts”, and Section 701, “Permitted Principal Uses”, of Article VII, “C/I Commercial/Industrial 2 District”, of the Land Use Management Local Law of the Village of Whitney Point will not have a significant adverse environmental impact.

Said Local Law adds a C/I 2 Commercial/Industrial 2 District to the list of the types of districts. Said Local Law also adds Automobile, Snowmobile, Mobile Home, Camper and other vehicle service garages to the list of permitted principal uses within the C/I Commercial/Industrial District.

The project affects all the properties within the C/I Commercial/Industrial District and the C/I 2 Commercial/Industrial 2 District of the Village of Whitney Point, Broome County.

A public hearing will be held on December 27, 2000 at 7:00 p.m. at the Mary L. Wilcox Library, 2630 Main Street, Whitney Point, NY.

Contact: Catherine C. Schaewe, Village Attorney, Village of Whitney Point, P.O. Box 1864, Binghamton, NY 13902, phone: (607) 724-3211.

Negative Declaration

Cayuga County - Cayuga County, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Emerson Park Seawall Extension Project, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the extension of the renovation of the Owasco Lake Seawall by repair of the shoreline of the Owasco River, from the northern end of the current rehabilitation, north to White Bridge Road at the Park boundary. This project includes construction of paved walkways, six comfort nodes, lighting, benches and repair and/or replacement of up to approximately 2,400 linear feet of riprap. Only 800 feet of the riprap zone is not currently riprapped. The project is located on NYS Rt. 38A, Auburn, NY 13021-Towns of Owasco and Fleming-Cayuga County.

Contact: Michele Wunderlich, Cayuga County Department of Planning and Development, 160 Genesee St., Auburn, NY 13021, phone: (315) 253-1276, fax: (315) 253-1499, E-mail: mwunderlich@co.cayuga.ny.us

Positive Declaration

Onondaga County - The City of Syracuse, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Extension of Runway 10-28 at Syracuse Hancock International Airport may have a significant adverse environmental impact and a draft EIS must be prepared. The proposed action is the extension of Runway 10-28, in an easterly direction at Syracuse Hancock International Airport by up to 2,000 feet. This proposed action is based on needs identified in a 1993 Airport Master Plan, an Airport Layout Plan, approved by the Federal Aviation Administration in 1996, and a July 1998 Feasibility Study. The general scope of activities associated with implementing the proposed runway extension includes acquiring property through purchase or easement acquisition, acquiring permits, and designing, constructing and operating the extended runways, taxiways, and associated areas. The project is located at Syracuse Hancock International Airport.

Contact: Rory Woodmansee, C&S Engineers, Inc., 499 Colonel Eileen Collins Boulevard, North Syracuse, New York 13212, phone: (315) 455-2000, (315) fax: 455-9667, E-mail: rwoodmansee@cscos.com

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Notice of Public Hearing

Onondaga County - The Town of Clay Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a draft EIS on the proposed Zone Change, Raymour and Flanigan Furniture and Route 31 Associates. The public hearing on the Zone change has been adjourned to January 3, 2001 at 7:30 p.m. at Town of Clay Town Hall. Comments on the draft EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until January 15, 2001. The action involves the change of zone for approximately 13.0 acres from Agricultural (A-1) District, and One Family Residential (R-2) District, to Shopping Center (C-5) District. The project is located south of Route 31 and west of Soule Road, Town of Clay.

Contact: David W. Tessier, Commissioner, Town of Clay, Department of Planning and Development, 4483 Route 31, Clay, New York 13041, phone: (315) 652-3800, fax: (315) 622-7259.


Onondaga County - The Town of Clay Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a draft EIS on the proposed Clay First Associates. The public hearing on the Zone change has been adjourned to January 3, 2001 at 7:35 p.m. at Town of Clay Town Hall. Comments on the draft EIS are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until January 15, 2001. The action involves the change of zone for approximately 4.2 acres from Agricultural (A-1) District to Shopping Center (C-5) District. The project is located south side of Route 31, 100 feet east of Carling Road, Town of Clay.

Contact: David W. Tessier, Commissioner, Town of Clay, Department of Planning and Development, 4483 Route 31, Clay, New York 13041, phone: (315) 652-3800, fax: (315) 622-7259.