ENB - REGION 8 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Monroe County – The Penfield Planning Dept., as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Driveway Relocation – Genesee Conservation League will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the relocation of an existing driveway that services the Genesee Conservation League. The driveway will be moved further from Irondequoit Creek and will be elevated slightly to minimize disruption during high water periods. The project is occurring in a 100-year floodplain. Compensatory flood storage area is being provided. No disturbance to Irondequoit Creek or its banks is proposed. The project is located at 1570 Old Penfield Road, Penfield.

Contact: Douglas Fox, Town of Penfield, 3100 Atlantic Avenue, Penfield, NY 14526, phone: (585) 340–8641, fax: (585) 340–8644, E–mail: planning@penfield.org.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Monroe/Wayne Counties – The New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Waste Management of NY, LLC, High Acres Landfill & Recycling Center Parkway Expansion Phase III, Perinton Parkway, DEC ID# 8–9908–00162/00032 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 Wednesday, September 7, 2005 at 7:00 p.m., in the Macedon Town Hall at 32 Main Street, Macedon, New York. Written comments will be received for seven days following the scoping meeting. The action involves the vertical and horizontal expansion of the existing, permitted Western Expansion Landfill and Parkway Expansion Phases I and II landfills to the east of the limits of the primary High Acres Landfill and Recycling Center parcel on Perinton Parkway. The landfill will be extended approximately 139.6 acres to the east along the east face of the Parkway Expansion Phase II landfill. Approximately 133.8 acres of the Parkway Expansion Phase III landfill will be located in the Town of Macedon and 5.8 acres will be located in the Town of Perinton. Approximately 7.4 acres of the Parkway Expansion Phase III will be comprised of an overliner extending over the northeast face of the closed High Acres landfill. The expansion will not involve any changes in the operations of the facility or the approved design capacity. A double composite liner system and primary and secondary leachate collection systems will be utilized in the design of the landfill expansion. A draft scoping outline has been prepared and is available for public review and comment at the Town of Macedon Library and Town Hall, Town of Perinton Town Hall, Fairport Public Library, High Acres Landfill and Recycling Center offices at 425 Perinton Parkway and the NYSDEC Region 8 office in Avon. The proposed landfill expansion area is bounded on the south by the NYS Barge Canal, the east by Wayneport Road and north by Budlong Road, and on the west by the existing landfill. The facility is located in the Towns of Perinton and Macedon, Monroe and Wayne Counties.

Contact: Lisa M.Porter, NYS DEC, 6274 East Avon–Lima Road, Avon, NY 14414–9519, phone: (585) 226–5402, fax: (585) 226–2830, E-mail: lmporter@gw.dec.state.ny.us.