Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Lead Agency: New York State Office for Technology (“OFT”)
Project Title: New York Statewide Wireless Network (“SWN” or “Network”)
In an ENB notice published on April 7, 2004, OFT declared its intent to hold public scoping hearings at sixteen (16) locations throughout the State of New York regarding the design, deployment and operation of the SWN described in that notice. The location of the public scoping hearing to be held in the Buffalo area has been updated as follows:
Corrected Public Scoping Session Date And Time:
May 13, 2004
Erie County Fire Training Academy
Cheektowaga, NY 14227
A copy of the draft scope can still be obtained at the Statewide Wireless Network, 74 North Pearl Street, 2nd Floor, Albany, New York 12207-2721 or can be viewed online at www.oft.state.ny.us/oft/swnindex.htm.
Contact: Hanford C. Thomas, Director, Statewide Wireless Network, NYS Office for Technology, Statewide Wireless Network Project Office, State Capitol, ESP, P.O. Box 2062, Albany, New York 12220-0062, phone number: 518-443-2041.
Niagara County - The Board of Trustees of the Village of Barker, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of a Local Law Amending the Village Code of the Village of Barker will not have an adverse environmental impact. The project involves an amendment to the Village Code of the Village of Barker by adoption of a Local Law relating to F-1 Districts and Special Use Permits. The project is village wide.
Contact: Daniel E. Seaman, 76 West Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094, phone: (716) 433-5907, fax: (716) 433-0032.
Niagara County - The Porter Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Porter Comprehensive Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves preparation and adoption of a new Town Comprehensive Plan to identify Goals, Policies and Actions that will guide future decision-making in Porter. The action involves the adoption of the Porter Comprehensive Plan by the Town Board pursuant to Town Law sections Section 272-a. The Comprehensive Plan includes the following information:
The project is located in the Town of Porter (in its entirety).
Contact: Merton Wiepert, Town of Porter, Town Hall, 3265 Creek Road, Porter, NY 14174.
Cattaraugus County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact on the proposed Gernatt Asphalt Products, Inc. - Bedrock Gravel Pit Modifications. The action involves:
Project Location: The existing mine is located west of Horton Road and east of Great Valley Creek and the proposed new plant site is located at the end of McDonald Road, west of Great Valley Creek and Southeast of NYS Route 219 and the Buffalo & Pittsburgh Railroad, in the Town of Great Valley, Cattaraugus County.
Contact: Kenneth C. Taft, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, 182 East Union, Suite 3, Allegany, NY 14706-1328, phone: (716)372-0645.