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SERP Action - Draft Negative Declaration

Erie County - Pursuant to the NYS Clean Water/Drinking Water State Revolving Fund and the State Environmental Quality Review Act, Erie County, as lead agency has determined that the Hamilton/Bluffs Sanitary Sewer and elimination of the Hamilton and Bluffs Pumping Station, Project No. C617-94-01, SRF Project No. 6646-02 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves installation of approximately 2500 LF of sanitary sewer and elimination of the Bluffs Pumping Station. The project is located on Hamilton Drive and the Bluffs in the Town of Evans. Comments on the negative declaration will be accepted by the contact person listed below.

Contact: John Mallory Jr., Dept. of Environment and Planning, Division of Sewerage Management, 95 Franklin Street, Buffalo, New York 14202.

Negative Declaration

Erie County The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Waste Management of New York - Chaffee Landfill Modification to Solid Waste Management Facility Permit and Mined Land Reclamation Permit will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the modification of the existing Part 360 (Solid Waste Management) Permit for the Chaffee Landfill to include 17.7 acres of existing mining areas and 28.11 acres of new mining areas. The facility is in the Town of Sardinia 4000 feet south west of the intersection of New York State Route 16 and Hand Road. The project is located at 10860 Olean Road, Chaffee, New York.

Contact: David S. Denk, NYSDEC, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14203-2999, phone (716) 851-7165, E-mail: dsdenk@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Positive Declaration

Erie County The Town Board of the Town of Amherst, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Modifying Conditions of Rezoning and Certification of Findings; Canterbury Woods Phase II may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a request to modify conditions of the 1995 rezoning and the Certification of Findings (dated February 3, 1997) for the Canterbury Woods development which pertain to:

Areas of potential environmental impact include aesthetic resources, drainage, open space, and growth and character of the neighborhood. The petitioner is the Episcopal Church Home & Affiliates Life Care Community, Inc. The project is located at 705 Renaissance Drive, Amherst.

Contact: Eric W. Gillert, Planning Department, 5583 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221, phone: (716) 631-7051, fax: (716) 631-7153, E-mail:planning@amherst.ny.com

Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

Erie County - The Town of Lancaster, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed NEC Transit/William (Rezone). The action involves the rezoning of approximately 15 acres from CMS-Commercial Motor Service to GB-General Business, and rezoning of 21 acres from R1-Residential District 1 to GB-General Business for a total of approximately 36 acres to be rezoned at the northeast quadrant of the intersection of Transit Road and William Street, in the Town of Lancaster.

Contact: Richard J. Sherwood, Esq., Town Attorney, Town of Lancaster, 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, New York 14086, phone: (716) 684-3342.

Erie County - The Village of Hamburg, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Country Meadows. The action involves developing approximately 301 units of single family, patio home, condominium and multi-family housing on two adjoining vacant parcels of land. The project is located between Crownview Terrace and Brookwood Drive on the west and north, and Canterbury and Foxcroft Drives on the south and Forestal Drive to the east in the Village of Hamburg.

Contact: David W. Fountaine, Village of Hamburg, 100 Main Street, Hamburg, New York 14075, phone: (716) 649-0200.