ENB - REGION 8 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Genesee County - The Town of Byron, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town of Byron Water District No. 2 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the Town of Byron developing plans to construct Water District No. 2 along portions of NYS Route 237, Warboys Road, Mechanic Street, Walkers Corners Road and Freeman Road. The project will provide public water to 151 properties in the Town of Byron, including residents of the Hamlet of South Byron and the Pumpkin Hill area. The proposed improvements include the construction of 37,550 feet of 8-inch watermain, which includes 12,050 feet of transmission main within the Town of Stafford. (Note: no residents in the Town of Stafford will be served as part of the proposed project.) Activities include the installation of watermain, fire hydrants, valves, connections, stream and road crossings, excavation and bedding materials and surface restoration. Water will be provided to Water District No. 2 by the Monroe County Water Authority. The project is located on portions of NYS Route 237, Warboys Road, Mechanic Street, Walkers Corners Road and Freeman Road, Towns of Byron and Stafford, Genesee County.

Contact: Richard Glazier, Town of Byron, Route 237, P. O. Box 9, Byron, NY 14422, phone: (585) 548-7123, fax: (585) 548-2812.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Monroe County - The City of Rochester, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Municipal Code Amendments - Lead Poisoning Prevention may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session was held on February 28, 2005 at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, Council Chambers, 30 Church Street, Rochester, NY. The action involves the City of Rochester proposing to amend its municipal code to provide for the identification, reduction and control of hazards due to the presence of deteriorated lead-based paint in/on pre-1978 structures, in order to protect residents from exposure and reduce the incidence of lead poisoning. The project is located citywide.

Contact: Robert M. Barrows, City Of Rochester, 30 Church Street, Rochester, NY 14614, phone: (585) 428-6150, fax: (585) 428-6229, E-mail: barrowsb@cityofrochester.gov.


Monroe County - The Town of Brighton Town Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed University of Rochester IPD Rezoning may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping session will be held on March 23, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. at the Brighton Town Hall, 2300 Elmwood Avenue, Brighton, NY. The action involves the rezoning and incentive zoning of approximately 188 + acres of land (the “Property”) from residential to Institutional Planned Development (“IPD”). The project area is comprised of 5 parcels consisting of approximately 255 acres. The project is located in the Town of Brighton, Monroe County. The project area is bounded on the north by the intersection of the former Lehigh Railroad right of way with Interstate Route 390, on the west by the aforementioned ROW, on the east by W. Henrietta Road, and on the south by Southland Drive and Crittenden Road and includes the Lilac Park Subdivision located to the south of Crittenden Road and east of the Lehigh Railroad ROW.

Contact: Ramsey A. Boehner, 2300 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14618, phone: (585)784-5229, fax: (585)784-5368, E-mail: boehner@rochester.rr.com.