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New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation (“EFC”) will hold a public hearing on May 10, 2004 at 3:00 p.m. at 625 Broadway, 7th Floor, Albany, New York in the Board Room to consider the issuance of special obligation bonds (the “Bonds”) under the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Act.

The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation is empowered under the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Act, as amended, to issue tax exempt, special obligation revenue bonds and notes to finance solid waste disposal, pollution control, water management and certain other facilities.

The Bonds are proposed to be issued to finance the costs of improvements to solid/hazardous waste landfill facilities and solid waste transfer and hauling facilities, and the purchase of equipment, at the following locations:

The aggregate face amount of the Bonds to be issued will not exceed Twenty-Five Million Dollars ($25,000,000).

The Bonds to be issued by EFC will be special obligations of EFC payable solely from the revenues pledged to the payment thereof, and will not be a general obligation of, or be secured by, the taxing power of the State of New York. The Bonds will be paid solely from revenues pledged to the payment thereof, consisting of the repayments to be received from Waste Management of New Jersey, Inc. under a loan agreement and from Waste Management, Inc., the indirect owner of all outstanding capital stock of Waste Management of New Jersey, Inc., pursuant to its guaranty of the repayment obligations under such loan agreement.

All persons, organizations, corporations or government agencies desiring to submit comments at the hearing will be provided an opportunity to do so. Written comments can be submitted prior to the hearing to: Holly L. Roth, Legal Assistant, New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation, 625 Broadway, 7th Floor, Albany, New York 12207-2997.


New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation (“EFC”) will hold a public hearing on May 10, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. at 625 Broadway, 7th Floor, Albany, New York in the Board Room, to consider the issuance of special obligation bonds (the “Bonds”) under the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Act.

The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation is empowered under the New York State Environmental Facilities Act, as amended, to issue tax exempt, special obligation revenue bonds and notes to finance solid waste disposal, pollution control, water management and certain other facilities.

The Bonds are proposed to be issued in the aggregate principal amount not to exceed Sixteen Million Dollars ($16,000,000) to finance the following facilities which are owned, operated and managed by Long Island Water Corporation (the "Company"), a subsidiary of American Water Works Company, Inc.:

The Bonds to be issued by EFC will be special obligations of EFC payable solely from the revenues pledged to the payment thereof, and will not be a general obligation of, or be secured by, the taxing power of the State of New York.

All persons, organizations, corporations or government agencies desiring to submit comments at the hearing will be provided an opportunity to do so. Written comments can be submitted prior to the hearing to: Holly L. Roth, Legal Assistant, New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation, 625 Broadway, 7th Floor, Albany, New York 12207-2997.


Public Notice

This notice announces the availability of a Draft Annual Report by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT), pursuant to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation SPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s), GP-02-02. The Draft Annual Report documents NYSDOT’s Stormwater Management Program for the Reporting Period of March 10, 2003 to March 9, 2004. The NYSDOT is making this draft document available for public comment for a period of 30 days, ending May 21, 2004. Interested parties may provide their comments to NYSDOT via the mail or e-mail to be considered in finalizing the document. BACKGROUND: SPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4s), GP-02-02, requires that agencies or municipalities identified as Regulated Small MS4s must develop a Stormwater Management Program to address six Minimum Control Measures. This public notice serves to comply with NYSDOT’s “Public Involvement/Participation” Minimum Control Measure. INFORMATION: Copies of the Draft Annual Report can be obtained by contacting the NYSDOT Environmental Analysis Bureau by mail at Building 5, Room 303, 1220 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12232-0473, or by phone at 518-457-5672. The Annual Report is also available on the NYSDOT Stormwater Management webpage during the comment period at: http://www.dot.state.ny.us/eab/stormwater.html.

Mail comments to:
David R. Graves, New York State Department of Transportation, Environmental
Analysis Bureau, Building 5, Room 303, 1220 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12232-0473
E-mail: dgraves@dot.state.ny.us - Subject Line: Comments – Draft Annual Report