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Public Notice

Tompkins County - The City of Ithaca has adopted and filed with the Commissioner an ordinance enacting local State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) procedures. The City of Ithaca Environmental Quality Review Ordinance (CEQR), Chapter 176 of the city code, was adopted by the City of Ithaca on March 3, 2004, and filed with the Commissioner of Environmental Conservation pursuant to 6 NYCRR 617.14(f) on March 4, 2004.


City of Ithaca - Jennifer Kusznir, Economic Development Planner, City of Ithaca Department of Planning and Development, 108 East Green Street - 3rd Floor, Ithaca, NY, 14850-5690; (607) 274-6559.

NYS DEC - Betty Ann Hughes, Chief/SEQR & Training, Division of Environmental Permits, NYS DEC, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-1750; (518) 402-9167.

Negative Declaration

Broome County - The Village of Johnson City Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Redevelopment of the Former Endicott-Johnson Ranger Papacord Site - Phase 1 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the clean-up and redevelopment of two phases of approximately 23 acres of the 27.41 acre former Endicott-Johnson Ranger Papacord site. The first phase involves the demolition of the Paracord and Zing Buildings, the cleanup of the northeastern 11.56 acres, and the redevelopment of this portion of the site as a regional printing and newspaper publishing facility, with attendant offices, services and amenities. The second phase involves the demolition of the site's remaining structures, the cleanup of an additional 11.28 acres, with redevelopment for as-yet-undetermined hotel and other commercial purposes. There are no current plans for redevelopment of the portion of the site occupied by the Fountains Pavilion or of the small spurs located in the Town of Dickinson and the City of Binghamton. The project is located at 90 Lester Avenue, Johnson City.

Contact: Daria M. Golazeski, 243 Main Street, Johnson City, NY 13790, phone: (607) 797-9098.

Tompkins County - The Town of Ithaca Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Cornell University Library Storage Annex Addition will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves Site Plan Approval for the proposed Cornell University library storage annex addition located on Palm Road, Town of Ithaca Tax Parcel No. 64-1-1, Planned Development Zone No.9. The project involves construction of two additions to the existing storage facility totaling +/- 35,000 square feet to provide storage capacity for the growing collections of the Cornell University libraries. The project also includes additional walkways, driveways, landscaping, and a new loading dock. The action is located on the south end of Palm Road in the town of Ithaca.

Contact: Michael Smith, Environmental Planner, 215 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, NY 14850, phone: (607) 273-1747, fax: (607) 273-1704, Email: msmith@town.ithaca.ny.us