ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Amended Negative Declaration

Albany County - The Town Board of the Town of Colonie, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sanitary Landfill Expansion will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves development of a 43-acre parcel for expansion of the existing Town of Colonie Sanitary Landfill, including relocation of an existing yard waste composting facility and installation of a force main for leachate disposal. The project is located at 1315 Loudon Road in the Town of Colonie.

Contact: Kevin DeLaughter, Town of Colonie Planning and Economic Development Department, Public Operations Center, 347 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham, New York 12110-2289, phone: (518) 783-2741.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Rensselaer County - The Planning Commission of the City of Troy, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies Building and Related Youth Campus Improvements. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on September 11, 2001 at 7:00 p.m. at the Troy City Hall, 1 Monument Square, Troy, New York. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted by the contact person until September 24, 2001. The action involves construction of a Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies Building, a Performing Arts Center, a 500-car parking garage, replacement chiller, new boiler plant, and a new electrical substation. The project is located on the campus of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York.

Contact: Claude Rounds, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th Street, Room 217, Service Building, Troy, New York 12180-3590, phone: (518)276-6601.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Albany County - The Planning Board of the City of Albany, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Avila House Independent Senior Campus. The action involves the construction and operation of an integrated senior residential campus to serve the elder population, consisting of two four-story apartment building, 24 single-family cottage homes and an associated community building, 50 garden apartments, a comprehensive senior day-care, geriatric health and administrative center together with ancillary parking and site infrastructure improvements on approximately 30.6 acres of land south of Washington Avenue Extension adjacent to the existing Teresian House in the City of Albany.

Contact: Nicholas DiLello, Office of Planning and Neighborhood Development, 21 Lodge Street, Albany, NY 12207, phone: (518) 434-2532, Ext. 28.