ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Notice

Notice is hereby given that the New York State Office of General Services has declared that 108-112 North Clinton Street, located in the City of Olean, County of Cattaraugus is no longer useful for State program purposes and has been declared abandoned to the Commissioner of General Services for sale or other disposition as unappropriated State land. This abandonment was approved July 7, 2006.

Contact: Ellen Manning, Office of General Services, Bureau of Land Management, 26th Floor, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12242, phone: (518) 474-2194, fax: (518) 474-0011.


Notice is hereby given that the New York State Office of General Services has declared that 12400 Creek Road, NYS Route 39 (also known as Springville Road), located in the Town of Sardinia, County of Erie is no longer useful for State program purposes and has been declared abandoned to the Commissioner of General Services for sale or other disposition as unappropriated State land. This abandonment was approved July 7, 2006.

Contact: Ellen Manning, Office of General Services, Bureau of Land Management, 26th Floor, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12242, phone: (518) 474-2194, fax: (518) 474-0011.


Brownfield Cleanup Program

Site Name: 275 Franklin Street
Site Address: 275 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
County: Erie
Site No.: C915208
Requestor: Buffalo Development Corporation

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) 27-1400 et seq. The BCP was created to encourage the remediation and redevelopment of contaminated properties known as brownfields. The requestor indicated above has submitted a BCP application for investigationof the site indicated above.

NYSDEC will accept public comments concerning the application. A copy of the application and other appropriate documents (application package) is available in the site document repository located at the address indicated below.

Please note the application package includes the Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan which describes the remedial activities to be conducted to investigate and determine the nature and extent of the contamination related to the site .

The application package also includes a Citizen Participation Plan describing how NYSDEC will inform and involve affected and interested members of the public with information during the investigation and remediation of this site.

NYSDEC will review the application package and public comments received and then make a determination on the eligibility of the application.

Comments should be submitted by August 25, 2006 to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation - Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14203
Attention: Gene Melnyk

Repository address:

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
Central Branch
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, NY 14203


Site Name: 330 Maple Road Site
Site Address: 330 Maple Road
Williamsville, New York 14221
County: Erie County
Site No.: C915207
Requestor: Benderson Development Co., LLC, 570 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY 14202

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) 27-1400 et seq. The BCP was created to encourage the remediation and redevelopment of contaminated properties known as brownfields. The requestor indicated above has submitted a BCP application for investigation of the site indicated above.

NYSDEC will accept public comments concerning the application. A copy of the application and other appropriate documents (application package) is available in the site document repository located at the address indicated below.

Please note the application package includes the Remedial Draft Investigation Work Plan which describes the remedial activities to be conducted to investigate and determine the nature and extent of the contamination related to the site .

The application package also includes a Citizen Participation Plan describing how NYSDEC will inform and involve affected and interested members of the public with information during the investigation and remediation of this site.

NYSDEC will review the application package and public comments received and then make a determination on the eligibility of the application.

Comments should be submitted by August 25, 2006 to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation - Region 9 Office
270 Michigan Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14203-2999
Attention: Michael Hinton

Repository address:

Amherst Public Library
Williamsville Branch
5571 Main Street
Amherst, New York 14221
Attn: Ms. Mary F. Bobinski, Director
716-632-6176


Negative Declaration

Erie County - The Town Board of the Town of Orchard Park, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sam's Real Estate Business Trust will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the construction of a 134,723 square foot Sam's Club Store with fueling station, car wash and a Tire Mounting Area ("TMA") to be located on a 19.9 acre lot located on Milestrip Road in the Town of Orchard Park, Erie County, New York. The proposed project includes the development of the associated utilities, drives, parking areas, landscaping, stormwater management and off-site improvements. The project is located on Milestrip Road, Town of Orchard Park, Erie County, New York.

Contact: Remy Orffeo, Town Board of the Town of Orchard Park, 4295 South Buffalo Street, Orchard Park, NY : 14127, phone: (716) 662-6433, fax: (716) 662-6479.


Positive Declaration

Niagara and Erie Counties - The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, as lead agency has determined that the proposed Niagara River Greenway Plan may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the Niagara River Greenway Commission proposing to prepare, adopt and implement a Niagara River Greenway Plan that will guide the development of various projects in the Niagara River Corridor, which includes 11 NYS Parks, a National Scenic Byway, and Niagara Falls, a National Historic Landmark. The proposed plan will establish a vision for a linear system of interconnected parks and conservation areas that will redefine the Niagara River in terms of its history, economic vitality and ecological significance. The primary components of the Plan include increased public access to the Niagara River, a corridor trail system with complimentary connections to land access points, balanced economic opportunity that compliments the natural and scenic environment with an emphasis on the region's industrial heritage. The Niagara River Greenway will be located along the Niagara River corridor in Niagara and Erie Counties. The specific boundaries of the Greenway will be determined as part of the planning process.

Contact: Thomas Lyons, New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Environmental Management Bureau, Agency Bldg. 1, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12238, phone: (518) 474-0409, fax: (518) 474-7013, E-mail: thomas.lyons@oprhp.state.ny.us.