Date: February 11, 2010
Lead Agency: Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority
Address: 433 State Street
Schenectady, NY 12305
This notice is issued pursuant to Part 617 of the implementing regulations pertaining to Article 8 (State Environmental Quality Review Act) of the Environmental Conservation Law.
The Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority (“Metroplex”), as Lead Agency, accepts as complete for public review and comment the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (“DGEIS”) for the ALCO Redevelopment Project described below; schedules a public hearing on March 1, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at the Metroplex offices, Room 400, 433 State Street, Schenectady, New York; and provides notice that written comments will be accepted until March 12, 2010.
Name of Action:
The ALCO Redevelopment Project
SEQR Status: Type I [X]
Unlisted [ ]
Description of Action:
Metroplex intends to facilitate redevelopment of the Nott Street Industrial Park (“the Park”). The Park is approximately 100 acres in size located within the City of Schenectady. The Park is bounded by Erie Boulevard, the Mohawk River, the Stockade section of Schenectady, and the Front Street Neighborhood. Within the property are 12 or more structures, varying in size, occupancy/vacancy and tenancy.
301 Nott Street, Schenectady, containing 100+/- acres including parcels adjoining 301 Nott Street. The project site is bounded by Erie Boulevard, the Mohawk River, the Stockade section of Schenectady, and the Front Street Neighborhood.
Reasons Supporting This Determination:
The Lead Agency has completed its review of the DGEIS and determined that the DGEIS complies with the requirements of the Final Scoping Outline and the Part 617 requirements of the State Environmental Quality Review Act. The DGEIS evaluates the potential significant environmental impacts identified in the Positive Declaration and fully considers the issues identified in the Final Scoping Outline.
For Further Information:
Contact Person: Mr. Jayme B. Lahut
Address: Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority
433 State Street
Schenectady, NY 12305
Telephone Number: (518) 377-1109
A Copy of This Notice Sent to:
Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority Center City Plaza 433 State St. Schenectady, NY 12305
Schenectady City Council City Hall 105 Jay St Schenectady, NY 12305
City of Schenectady Planning Bd. City Hall 105 Jay St. Schenectady, NY 12305
City of Schenectady Zoning Bd. of Appeals City Hall 105 Jay St Schenectady, NY 12305
City of Schenectady Dept. of Engineering City Hall 105 Jay St. Schenectady, NY 12305
City of Schenectady Dept. of Public Works City Hall 105 Jay St. Schenectady, NY 12305
City of Schenectady Industrial Development Agency P.O. Box 68 Center City Plaza 433 State St. Schenectady, New York 12301-0068
Schenectady County Industrial Development Agency P.O. Box 912 Center City Plaza 433 State St. Schenectady, New York 12301-0912
Schenectady County Dept. of Public Works 100 Kellar Ave. Schenectady, NY 12306
Schenectady County Legislature 620 State St. Schenectady, NY 12305
Schenectady County Planning Board Schaffer Heights Suite 303 107 Nott Terrace Schenectady, NY 12308
New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation 625 Broadway Albany, NY 12233
New York State Dept. of Transportation 50 Wolf Rd. Albany, NY 12232New York State Dept. of Health Corning Tower Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237
Environmental Protection Agency Region 2290 Broadway New York, NY 10007-1866
New York State Office of General Services 41st Floor, Corning Tower The Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Plaza Albany, NY 12242
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation Empire State Plaza Agency Building 1 Albany, NY 12238
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers New York District Jacob K. Javits Federal Building 26 Federal Plaza, Room 2109 New York, NY 10278-0090
New York State Canal Corporation 200 Southern Boulevard, P.O. Box 189 Albany, NY 12201-0189
To view the complete Alco Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement, click on the link below.