Seneca County - The Public Service Commission, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed limited exercise of gas franchise granted to New York State Electric & Gas Corporation by the Towns of Varick and Romulus, Seneca County will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The proposed project involves new gas distribution lines to be constructed within public road rights of way, previously
disturbed areas and within the abandoned railroad grade.
Contact: John M. Strub, Public Service Commission, Three Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12223-1350, phone: (518) 473-2937.
Monroe County - The Town Board of the Town of Penfield, as lead agency has determined that the proposed 2000 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Adoption may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a draft amendment to the 1990 Master Plan (Comprehensive Plan), which was developed to address the changing and expanding needs of the community. It incorporates by reference area plans and studies that have been completed in the past few years and will target other areas where specific plans and studies will be completed in coming years. The plan is also a foundation for zoning and other land use controls and policies as set forth by the Town of Penfield. The project incorporates all lands with the Town of Penfield.
Contact: James Costello, Penfield Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Avenue, Penfield, New York 14526, phone: (716) 340-8642.