ENB - REGION 9 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Allegany County - The Cuba Village Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Palmer (a/k/a Keller) Opera House Restoration Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves using Restore NY grant funds and local funds to make major restorations to the Palmer (Keller) Opera House building which is located in the Village's Main Street Historic Preservation Overlay District. The project is being undertaken in order to preserve the building and make it suitable for occupancy and use. The State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) will be consulted, and plans and specifications will be submitted to SHPO for review and approval prior to performing the restoration work. The project is located at 12-16 West Main Street, Cuba, New York.

Contact: Richard Klein, Cuba Village Board, Village Hall, 17 East Main Street, Cuba, NY 14727, phone: (585) 968-1560, fax: (585) 968-9104, e-mail:vocubany@verizon.net.


Erie County - The Town of West Seneca Building Department, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Canisius High School Clinton Street Athletic Field/Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves Construction of athletic field and bleachers, as well as associated facilities, including parking lot, lighting for parking lot(lighting limited to road access, parking lighting and security lighting). Construction of a comfort station/flexible classroom space and associated structures on approximately 11 acres of property as part of a 33 acre parcel. The project is located at 2448/2869 Clinton Street, West Seneca New York.

Contact: Paul Notaro, Town of West Seneca, 1250 Union Road, West Seneca, New York 14224, phone: (716) 558-3240, fax: (716) 677-4330.


Positive Declaration And Public Scoping

Wyoming County - The Town of Warsaw Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Wal-Mart Supercenter, Town of Warsaw, NY 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 Thursday, April 19, 2007 at 7 p.m. at the Wyoming County Courthouse, 147 North Main Street, Warsaw, NY. The action involves expansion of the existing 75,000 square foot Wal-Mart into a 176,000 square foot Wal-Mart Supercenter. The project is located at 2348 NYS Route 19, Town of Warsaw, Wyoming County, NY.

Contact: W. Jerome Smith, Town of Warsaw, 27 North Main Street, Warsaw, NY 14569, phone: (585) 786-2800.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final Generic EIS

Niagara and Erie - The NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Adoption and Implementation of Niagara River Greenway Plan. The action involves adoption and implementation of the Niagara River Greenway Plan (Plan). The Plan establishes a unified vision and a set of principles for the Niagara River Greenway. It identifies the assets and resources that make up the Greenway. It sets priorities that suggest the types of activities to target in the near-term. It identifies potential funding sources, partnerships and linkages, and addresses key transportation issues that affect the Greenway. The Plan also discusses several high priority "Implementation Concepts" which describe system-wide approaches and strategies for Greenway development. The Niagara River Greenway is located in towns and municipalities in Niagara and Erie Counties bordering the Niagara River.

Contact: Thomas Lyons, Environmental Management, NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Agency Bldg. 1, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12238, phone: (518) 474-0409, fax: (518) 474-7013.