ENB - REGION 8 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

Monroe County - The Director of Zoning, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Gibbs Street Townhouse Development will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the demolition of a vacant auto servicing facility with on-site hazardous materials storage and construction of nine, 2 1/2 story townhouses with garages, and subdivision of five lots into eleven lots. The project is located at 70 and 74-78 Grove Street and 139, 145 and 149 Gibbs Street.

Contact: Zina Mattice, City of Rochester, 30 Church Street, Room 125B, Rochester, New York 14614, phone: (585) 428-7761.


Monroe County The Planning Board of Henrietta, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ashbrook Subdivision, Sections 6 and 7 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves approval of a proposed 66-lot subdivision on 36 acres bounded by West Henrietta Road to the west and the Martin Road to the south in a Residential R-1-15 zoned district. The project is located on Martin Road.

Contact: Mark S. Byrne, 475 Calkins Road, Henrietta, New York 14467, phone: (716) 359-7070.


Orleans County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of Medina, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Rezone "Medina Industrial Park" will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action is to amend a zoning ordinance to place 17.44 acre parcel of COIDA land in the so-called "Medina Industrial Park" in the "Light Industrial Zone". The project is located on the west side of Bates Road, Medina.

Contact: Norris L. Webster, 343 Main Street, Medina, New York 14103, phone: (585) 798-2250.


Wayne County - The Town Board of the Town of Arcadia, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Arcadia Public Water System - Proposed Water District No. 7 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the Town of Arcadia constructing 8" distribution mains as described below:

The work will include all necessary watermain and appurtenances, and will be constructed in one phase over an approximate 6 to 10 month period.

Contact: Joseph A. DeSanto, 100 East Miller Street, Newark, New York 14513, phone: (315) 331-7369.


Yates County - The Town Board of The Town of Potter, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed amending of the Zoning Law of the Town of Potter will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves Comprehensive Amendments to substance of the Zoning Law of the Town of Potter including zones, procedural revisions and revising the format of the Zoning Law. The project is located in the geographical limits of the Town of Potter.

Contact: Patty Bootes, 1226 Phelps Road, Middlesex, New York 14507, phone: (585) 554-6758.


Positive Declaration

Ontario County - The Geneva Industrial Development Agency, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed construction, development and operation of the Cornell Agriculture and Food Technology Park may have a significant adverse impact on the environmental and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the subdivision of a 72.56 acre parcel of land located adjacent to the NYS Agricutural Experiment Station in the City of Geneva. The subject property shall be transferred from the State of New York to Cornell University, who will then lease the subject property and proposed facilities to the Cornell Agriculture and Food Technology Park Corporation for the purposes of permitting, constructing, developing, managing and operating the Cornell Agriculture and Food Technology Park. The project is located on Pre-Emption Road, Geneva, New York, adjacent to the existing NYS Agriculture Experiment Station..

Contact: Charles Bauder, City of Geneva Industrial Development Agency, 47 Castle Street, P. O. Box 273, Geneva, New York 14456, phone: (315) 789-4393.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Chemung County - The Number 8 Chemung County Soil and Water Conservation District, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Seeley Creek Watershed Flood Attenuation Program. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on April 30, 2002 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town of Southport Town Hall, 1139 Penna. Avenue, Elmira, New York. The action involves the Chemung County SWCD, along with the Town of Southport, Upper Susquehanna Coalition, and Ducks Unlimited plan to accomplish the following: Using LIDAR (Light Detection and Ranging technology) will develop highly precise photogrammatric maps that will have sufficient detail (15 cm accuracy) to be used for wetlands engineering designs. We will overlay these with our soils and digital tax maps to locate areas for construction of Flood Attenuating Projects. The ultimate goal is to provide flood attenuation reduce soil erosion, and improve groundwater recharge. The project is located at Seeley Creek Watershed, Town of Southport, Chemung County NY.

Contact: Mark Watts, 851 Chemung Street, Horseheads, New York 14845, phone: (607) 739-2009, fax: (607) 739-4392.