ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

        
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Errata - Notice of Acceptance of Draft Generic EIS and Public Hearing

The notice from the State Fire Prevention and Building Code Council published in the July 4, 2001 edition of the Environmental Notice Bulletin contained incorrect information about the locations within the cities of New York and Plattsburgh where there will be a video conference connection for the August 20, 2001, public hearing on the Council's Draft Generic EIS on its proposal to repeal the existing text of the Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code ("Uniform Code") (9 NYCRR Part 600 et seq.) and the State Energy Conservation Construction Code ("State Energy Code") (9 NYCRR Part 7810 et seq.) and to adopt new provisions for both sets of regulations.

The correct locations for those sites are:

Plattsburgh State University
Sibley Hall - Room 416
Rugar Street
Plattsburgh, New York
and
Downstate Medical Center
Health Science Education Building - Room 318
395 Lenox Road
Brooklyn, New York.

Other information in the original notice is correct as published.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft UMP/EIS and Public Hearing

St. Lawrence, Hamilton and Franklin Counties - The NYS DEC, as lead agency, has completed the Draft UMP/EIS for the Bog River Management Complex Plan which includes management actions for the Horseshoe Lake Wild Forest, Lows Lake Primitive Area, Hitchins Pond Primitive Area and Conifer Easement Lands. A copy of the Draft UMP/EIS may be obtained from the contact person listed below.

A public meeting will be held for the purpose of receiving public comments on the draft UMP/EIS at 7:00 p.m. on September 10, 2001 at the Tupper Lake High School on Chaney Avenue in Tupper Lake. Comments on the plan will be accepted until September 28, 2001. Proposed actions may include construction of recreational trails which may require crossing wetlands, construction of additional campsites and parking lots and restriction of float plane use on portions of the unit. Potential environmental impacts from implementation of the UMP may include temporary minor erosion, temporary increased siltation and stream bottom disturbance, increased recreational usage in certain areas, and minor noise impacts during the construction of new facilities within the unit. The project is located in St. Lawrence County, Towns of Colton and Piercefield; Hamilton County, Town of Long Lake; and Franklin County, Town of Altamont.

Contact: Stewart Brown, NYS DEC, 6739 US Highway 11, Potsdam, NY 13676, phone (315) 265-3090.


Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

Warren County - The Board of Supervisors of Warren County, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed North Queensbury Wastewater facilities portion of the Warren County Sewer Project may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held August 22, 2001 at 7:00 p.m. at the North Queensbury Volunteer Fire Department, Route 9L, Cleverdale, New York. The action involves the evaluation of alternatives for the collection, conveyance and treatment of municipal wastewater in the northern portion of the Town of Queensbury, and the formation of a sewer district. The project is located in the Town of Queensbury, New York.

Contact: William E. Lamy, Warren County Department of Public Works, 261 Main Street, Warrensburg, NY, phone: (518) 623-4141.