The New York State Urban Development Corporation (ESDC), as Lead Agency on behalf of its subsidiary corporation, the Erie Canal Harbor Development Corporation (ECHDC), will be preparing a generic environmental impact statement (GEIS) to assess the economic, social and environmental effects of undertaking the Canal Side project, a mixed-use waterfront development within the City of Buffalo's historic Erie Canal Harbor district. Your input is needed to help identify and define the scope of issues that will be examined in the draft GEIS.
This notice is issued in accordance with Part 617 of the implementing regulations pertaining to Article 8 (State Environmental Quality Review Act) of the New York State Environmental Conservation Law.
Wednesday, February 25, 7:00PM
The Waterfront School
95 4th Street
Buffalo, NY 14202
Written comments will also be accepted until 5:00 P.M. on March 13, 2009. Comments may be submitted to: Paul Tronolone, Empire State Development Corporation 95 Perry Street, Buffalo, NY 14203.
The draft scoping report for the project can be viewed at:
ESDC/ECHDC offices - 95 Perry Street, Suite 500, Buffalo, NY 14203-3030
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
Buffalo and Erie County Library - Downtown Branch
Online at: eriecanalharbor.com