ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

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Public Notice

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF PARKS, RECREATION AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Pursuant to Title 9, Article 54 of the Environmental Conservation Law, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation hereby gives public notice of the following:

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 49-0305 (9) of the Environmental Conservation Law, that the State of New York acting by and through the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation intends to acquire a Conservation Easement from: Great Swamp Conservancy, Inc. over certain lands located in the Town of Lenox, Madison County, New York; Landmark Society of the Niagara Frontier over certain lands located in the Town of Lancaster, Erie County, New York; Mohawk Towpath Scenic Byway Coalition, Inc. over certain lands located in the Town of Halfmoon, Saratoga County, New York and Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park over certain lands in the Town of Wilton, Saratoga County, New York.

For further information, contact: T. Kevin Burns, Chief, Bureau of Grants Management, New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, the Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza, Agency Building One, 16th Floor, Albany, New York 12238, Telephone: (518) 474-8372, Fax: (518) 486-7377.


Conditioned Negative Declaration

Warren County - The Town of Lake George Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wingate Hotel Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30 day public comment period commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves construction of a 98-unit Hotel on Route 9L in the Town of Lake George. The project is located on Route 9L near Stanton Road in the Town of Lake George.

The condition is:
The proposed hotel project cannot be built until and unless the Village of Lake George Sewage Treatment Plant is appropriately upgraded to receive the sewage effluent from the project.

Contact: Scott Wood, Town of Lake George Planning Board, 20 Old Post Road, P.O. Box 392, Lake George, NY 12845, phone: (518) 668-5131.


Negative Declaration

Essex County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Pole Barn Construction at the Ray Brook State Office Complex will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construct a four bay, 32 x 60 ft storage building adjacent to an existing shop at the NYSDEC state office complex in Ray Brook. The structure will be used to store boats and other equipment. The project is located at the State Office Complex, NYSDEC, Route 86, Ray Brook, NY 12977.

Contact: William Schoch, Regional Fishery Manager, NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters, Rt 86, Ray Brook, NY 12977, phone: (518) 897-1333, fax: (518) 897-1347, E-mail: bxschoch@gw.dec.state.ny.us.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Clinton County - The City of Plattsburgh Planning Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed City of Plattsburgh Waterfront and Rail Yard Redevelopment. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on November, 29, 2004 at 6:30 p.m. at the Common Council Chambers, City Hall, 41 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh, NY. Written comments on the Draft EIS will be accepted until November 29, 2004. The action involves redevelopment of the existing CP Rail Yard on the Plattsburgh Waterfront at the foot of Dock Street to a Hotel, Conference Center, Restaurant, Spa, Public Park, Municipal parking lot. The former CP rail yard property located along the Plattsburgh Waterfront. The project site is approximately 14 acres. The site is bounded to the north by the municipal sewage treatment facility and the Saranac, to the east by Lake Champlain, to the south by the CP rail line and Dock Street and to the west by the Municipal Light Department.

Contact: Kevin R. Farrington, 41 City Hall Place, Plattsburgh, NY 12901, phone: (518) 563-7730, fax: (518) 563-3645, email: kfarrington@cityofplattsburgh.com.