ENB - REGION 6 NOTICES

        
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NOTICE OF HEARING AND COMMENT PERIOD EXTENSION

Franklin County, St. Lawrence County, Hamilton County - The NYS DEC, as lead agency for the project, has extended the public comment period for the draft UMP/EIS 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/draft 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/draft EIS at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13th, 2001 at the Guilderland Town Hall. Comments on the plan will be accepted until November 30, 2001. Proposed actions include construction of recreational trails which may require crossing wetlands, construction of additional campsites and parking lots, and restriction of floatplane use on portions of the unit. Possible adverse 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; 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.


Conditioned Negative Declaration

Oneida County - The Rome Common Council, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed sale of a portion of the Olde Erie Canal Village by the City of Rome to Rail Star Corp. will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30-day public comment period commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves sale of City-owned property comprising a portion of the Olde Erie Canal Village, a living history museum, to Rail Star Corp. Rail Star plans to continue to operate the museum. It will refurbish the existing narrow-gauge railroad and possibly add a rail museum. This action will result in the discontinuance of the public parklands in this area. The project is located on NYS Rte 46.

The conditions are:

Contact: Carol W. Alarie, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St., Rome, NY 13440, phone: (315)-339-7645, Fax: (315)339-7788, E-Mail: calarie@romecitygov.com


Oneida County - The Rome Common Council, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed sale of Rome Sports Hall of Fame parcel by the City of Rome to the Rome Sports Hall of Fame will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30-day public comment period commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves sale of City-owned property containing the Rome Sports Hall of Fame, a sports museum, at the Olde Erie Canal Village to the Rome Sports Hall of Fame, a non-profit organization which will continue to operate the museum. This action will result in the discontinuance of the public parklands in this area.

The conditions are:

Contact: Carol W. Alarie, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St., Rome, NY 13440, phone: (315)-339-7645, Fax: (315)339-7788, E-Mail: calarie@romecitygov.com


Negative Declaration

Oneida County - The Rome Common Council, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed sale of a portion of the Olde Erie Canal Village comprising the site of Historic Fort Bull by the City of Rome to the Rome Historical Society will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves sale of City-owned property comprising a portion of the Olde Erie Canal Village, a living history museum, to the Rome Historical Society in order to preserve and protect this historic site. The project is located on NYS Rte 46.

Contact: Carol W. Alarie, City Hall, 198 N. Washington St., Rome, NY 13440, phone: (315)-339-7645, Fax: (315)339-7788, E-Mail: calarie@romecitygov.com


Oneida County - The Village of Sylvan Beach, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of the Comprehensive Plan will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves changes to zoning, housing, utilities and policies. The project is located village-wide.

Contact: Thomas Dixon, P. O. Box 508, Sylvan Beach, New York 13157, phone: (315) 762-4844.