ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration And Public Hearing

Wyoming County - The Town of Middlebury Zoning Board of Appeals, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Texacotown Cell Site Area Variance will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. A public hearing will be held on September 23, 2004, 7:00 p.m., at the Wyoming Hook and Ladder Fire Hall, Wyoming, NY. The action involves an application has been submitted to the Town of Middlebury by Sygnet Communications, Inc. to place a 300 foot-high guyed telecommunications tower, Sygnet antennae, microwave dishes, equipment shelter, installation of utilities and access related to the delivery of wireless telecommunications services on lands owned by Jerrold Dickes located on Moose Road in the Town of Middlebury. Sygnet Communications, Inc. has requested that the Zoning Board of Appeals consider an area variance due to the height of said tower. The project is located in the Town of Middlebury, NY.

Contact: Edward Strathearn, Zoning Board of Appeals, Town of Middlebury, 51 Sherman Avenue, Wyoming, NY 14591, phone: (585) 495-6276.


Positive Declaration

Niagara County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Modern Landfill, Inc.ís requested increase in the Ratio of Alternative Daily Cover (ADC) to Solid Waste disposed from 25 % to 30% may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The proposed action would increase the ratio of alternative daily cover accepted at the landfill to solid waste disposed of at the landfill from 25 percent to 30 percent. The maximum annual tonnage of materials defined as solid waste accepted would not increase from the existing permitted rate of 815,000 tons per year. The life of the landfill would be reduced by an indeterminate period of time. The project is located at the existing landfill operated by Modern Landfill, Inc. near the intersection of Pletcher and Castle Garden Roads in the Town of Lewiston, Niagara County on a 380 acre land parcel owned by Modern Landfill, Inc.

Contact: David S. Denk, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14203-2999, phone: (716) 851-7165.