Chautauqua County - The Town of Chautauqua, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed rezoning petition for Turner School Property will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the rezoning of four parcels. Two of the parcels were designated Residential-Lakeside (R-L); the other two were Business (B). The Chautauqua Institution petitioned that the designation for all four parcels be changed to Chautauqua Institution (C-1). The project is located on New York State Rte. 394 near County Route 33, Town of Chautauqua.
Contact: James Weidman, Town of Chautauqua, 11 South Erie Street, Mayville, New York 14757, phone: (716) 753-7342.
Erie County - The Dormitory Authority, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Canisius College Construction will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves the construction of the Armory Student Housing facility consisting of 3 new buildings, 3 stories each, and totaling 118,000 square feet, built on a 4.12-acre parcel located at 1025 West Delevan Avenue in Buffalo, New York. The housing facility will provide 326 beds in the 3 buildings and 143 new on-site parking spaces. The project site is substantially contiguous to a nationally registered historic landmark, Forrest Lawn Cemetery. Two existing residences and one existing storage building totaling 40,000 square feet will be demolished to make way for the new facility. The project also includes the renovation of the existing 18,000 square foot Campion Hall building located at 2136 Main Street, Buffalo, New York.
Contact: Frank Vinci, Dormitory Authority of the State of New York, 515 Broadway, Albany, New York 12207-2964
Erie County - The Town of Newstead, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Newstead Water District No. 5, Phase II will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of approximately 70,000 linear feet of 8” waterline and associated appurtenances along South Newstead, Lesswing, Crittenden, Siehl, County Line, Stage, Buell, Ayers, Clarence Center, Utley, Keller, Hake, Dye, McNeeley, Akron, and Draper Roads in the Town of Newstead. This project will essentially extend water service to the remaining areas unserviced properties in Water District No. 5. The project is located in the Town of Newstead.
Contact: Andrew C. Reilly, 95 John Muir Drive, Suite 100, Amherst, New York 14228, phone: (716) 688-0766.