ENB - REGION 8 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Monroe Coutny - The State Education Department, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Fairport Central School District, Control Number 26013-01-06-1-023-001, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves new construction of an Administration Office Building. The project is located at 10 Baumer Place, Fairport, New York.

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


Monroe County - Monroe County, as lead agency, as determined that the proposed Irondequoit Bay Hiking Trail Plan will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves preparation of a long-range plan to identify a potential route for hiking trail around Irondequoit Bay. The Plan will be used by the towns of Irondequoit, Penfield, and Webster and Monroe County to plan for improvements to existing trails and provide for links between different destinations on Irondequoit Bay. The project is located within the Towns of Irondequoit, Penfield, and Webster.

Contact: Tom Goodwin, Monroe County Department of Planning and Development , City Place, Suite 8100, 50 West Main Street, Rochester, New York 14614, phone: (716) 428-5418.


Positive Declaration

Monroe County - The City of Rochester, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Port of Rochester/Harbor Public Improvements Projects may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the design and construction of public improvements. The proposed public improvements include realignment of Beach Avenue, east of Lake Avenue; the reconstruction and extension of River Street from Stutson Street into the Port area; reconstruction of Latta Road, east of Lake Avenue; a new access road from River Street, south of Petten, east of the railroad tracks; new access roads from Lake Avenue into the port area; parking and infrastructure improvements; construction of a parking garage and transit center; redevelopment of the north warehouse; construction of a Customs Station/Ferry Terminal/Multi-use building and other required border crossing facilities to support operation of a fast ferry service between Rochester and Toronto, Canada; installation of a public transient docking facility and new pedestrian trails along the river. Located within 100 feet of the Genesee River, the proposed physical alteration of more than 10 acres, also substantially contiguous to parkland; physical alteration of the quay wall; parking improvements for more than 1000 vehicles; work within public rights of ways adjacent to an historic park and to structures listed in National Registry (Charlotte Genesee Lighthouse and the Dentzel Carousel in Ontario Beach Park); disposition of publicly owned property for private commercial use; installation of new streets; acquisition of property; an amendment to the City-County Parks jurisdiction operation, and maintenance agreement, amendments to the Official Map; realignment of park boundaries including relocation of the public boat launch facilities off-site.

Contact: Sandra S. Pinkney, City of Rochester, Room 300 B, City Hall, 30 Church Street, Rochester, New York 14614, phone: (716) 428-7003.


Steuben County - The Erwin Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Robert Dann Drive Connection may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the construction of a new highway bridge and extension of Robert Dann Drive connecting with New York State Route 415, and associated property acquisition. The project is located at the area of Robert Dann Drive, the Cohocton River and east of Route 415/Sunset Avenue intersection in the Town of Erwin.

Contact: Rita McCarthy, Town of Erwin, 117 West Water Street, Painted Post, New York 14870, phone: (607) 962-7021.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS

Monroe County - The State Education Department, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft EIS on the proposed acquisition of .92 acres of land with existing building for the Fairport Central School District, SED Project No. 26-13-01-06-1-023-001. Comments are requested on the Draft EIS and will be accepted by the contact person until February 1, 2001. The project is located at 10 Baumer Place in the Town of Fairport.

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