ENB - REGION 8 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Monroe County - The Town of Leicester, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Leicester Sanitary Sewer Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the installation of 850 feet of new gravity sanitary sewer, 5,600 feet of sanitary sewer forcemain and two pump stations. Project will provide public sewers to existing residences/facilities which are currently served by substandard private leach field systems. The project is located in the Town of Leicester (near NYS Route 36).

Contact: Supervisor Gary Moore, 132 Main Street, Leicester, NY 14481, phone: (585) 382-3231, fax: (585) 382-9766.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Cayuga County - The Moravia Central School District, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Moravia Central School District Project, New York State Education Department Project #051301045013001. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on January 22, 2003, at 7:00 p.m. at the Moravia Central School District, District Office Meeting Room, 68 South Main Street, Moravia, New York, 13118. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until January 22, 2003 at 4:00 p.m. The action involves construction of a school bus garage, kitchen renovation and asbestos removal from the middle/high school and elementary school, and new phone system at the elementary school. This project is the construction of a new school bus garage, additions and renovations for the Moravia Central School District on South Main Street in the Village of Moravia, New York. The project is located at 68 South Main Street, Moravia, New York.

Contact: William P. Tammaro, Superintendent of Schools, Moravia Central School District, 68 South Main Street, Moravia, New York, 13118, phone: (315) 497-2670, fax: (315) 497-2260.

Notice of Acceptance of Draft Supplemental EIS and Public Hearing

Monroe County - The US Army Corps of Engineers, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Flood Damage Reduction Project Along Irondequoit Creek. The DEIS will be available for public review beginning January 17, 2003 at the following locations: Penfield Public Library, 1985 Baird Road, Penfield, NY 14526; Penfield Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Avenue, Penfield, New York 14526; Monroe County Division of Engineering, CityPlace, 50 West Main Street, Suite 7100, Rochester, New York 14614; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Region 8, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon, New York 14414. A public information workshop will be held on February 4, 2003 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and the public hearing will be held on February 4, 2003 at 7:30 p.m. at the Penfield Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Ave. Penfield, New York. Written comments will be accepted until March 3, 2003. The action involves construction of a system of floodwalls and levees along the banks of a portion of Irondequoit Creek from just east of Panorama Trail to just north of Penfield Road. A small portion of Allenís Creek is included near the confluence with Irondequiot creek. The purpose of this project is to reduce the impact from flooding on property located in this part of Panorama Valley. The project has been revised from previous proposals to eliminate modification to the stream beds of Irondequoit and Allenís Creek, and includes improvements to erosion and runoff control, retaining vegetation as possible and landscaping riparian areas. The project is located along Irondequoit and Allenís creeks in the Panorama Valley near Panorama Trail and Penfield Road in the Town of Penfield.

Contact: Geoffrey Benway, Town Engineer, Town of Penfield, 3100 Atlantic Ave., Penfield, New York 14526, phone: (585) 340-8681, fax: (585) 340-8644, e-mail: engineer@penfield.org