ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Positive Declaration

Cattaraugus County - The Town of Allegany Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed University Commons may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves a 205,300 sq. ft. mixed use development, which will contain retail, restaurant, office and residential land uses. 1,018 parking spaces are proposed. An on-site retention basin is proposed. The proposed project is primarily located on the site of a former motel, restaurant and cinema. The project requires a rezoning and abandonment of a portion of a Town right-of-way by the Town Board, variances for the size of parking spaces and setbacks from the ZBA, and Special Use Permit and Site Plan Review and approval from the Planning Board. The project is located at West State Street (NYS Route 417) Town of Allegany, NY.

Contact: Carol Horowitz, Town of Allegany, Allegany Town Hall, 52 W. Main St., Allegany, NY, phone: (716) 373-2289.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Cattaraugus County - The Town of Allegany Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wal-Mart Supercenter 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 November 14, 2005, at 7:00 p.m. at the Senior Center, 3790 Birch Run Road, Allegany NY. The action involves an addition to an existing Wal-Mart store in order to construct a Wal-Mart Supercenter. The proposed expansion is approximately 83,783 square feet in size, most of which would accommodate a new grocery area. The project also includes expansion of the garden center, both enclosed and outdoors, a vestibule area, increased interior storage area and new loading docks. Upon completion, the interior store area would contain 211,020 square feet. The site is adjacent to a parcel, owned by NYSDEC, which is used for flood control purposes. The project is located at 1869 NYS Route 417, Town of Allegany, Cattaraugus County, NY. The site is located near the intersection of NYS Route 417 and Independence Drive.

Contact: Carol Horowitz, Town of Allegany, Allegany Town Hall, 52 W. Main St., Allegany, NY, phone: (716) 373-2289.