ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Brownfield Cleanup Program

Buffalo Lakeside Commerce Park
City of Buffalo, Erie County
State of New York

Pursuant to ECL 27-1407 and 1417

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (Department) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to ECL 27-1400 et seq. The Brownfield Cleanup Program is designed to encourage the remediation of contaminated properties known as brownfields for reuse and redevelopment. Krog USC Associates, I, LLC, has submitted an application to participate in the Brownfield Cleanup Program. The application was determined to be complete by the Department on May 17, 2004. The property described in the application is located at 118 Fuhrman Boulevard and is comprised of a 25 acre portion of two larger parcels of land, each of which are subject to existing Voluntary Cleanup Agreements. The application proposes that the applicant will implement a previously approved remedial work plan for the purpose of commercial and industrial use.

The Department will receive public comments concerning the application for thirty days from May 26, 2004 through June 26, 2004. After review of the application and any public comments received, the Department will determine whether to accept the Applicant’s request to participate in the Brownfield Cleanup Program. If the Department accepts the Applicant’s request to participate, it will execute a Brownfield Cleanup Agreement (BCA) with the Applicant. By executing a BCA, the Applicant would commit to undertake certain remedial activities under the Department’s oversight.

A copy of the application as well as the attached previously approved remedial work plan and other attached site related historic documents are available in the document repository for this site located at the Buffalo and Erie County Public Libraries Dudley Branch Library, 2010 South Park Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14220. These attachments are supplemental to the application and are for historical background information only. They are not subject to review for comment. However, all citizens are encouraged to offer comments in writing and refer questions with respect to the BCP application to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation - Region 9
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14203
ATTN: David Locey


Negative Declaration

Cattaraugus County - The Ellicottville Central School District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ellicottville Central School District Land Purchase will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the purchase of approximately 55 acres of agricultural land adjacent to the existing Ellicottville school complex (the “Project”). The land to be purchased exceeds 25 acres in area and is located within a state-designated Agricultural District and, therefore, is a Type I action under SEQRA. The land continues to be farmed, and no redevelopment is planned at this time. The project is located on Route 219, Ellicottville (Great Valley), Cattaraugus County.

Contact: Patricia Haynes, 5873 Route 219, Ellicottville, NY 14731, phone: (716) 699-2368.