Sullivan County
NY

Resolution
281-18

RESOLUTION INTRODUCED BY THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE TO ISSUE A NEGATIVE DECLARATION PURSUANT TO THE NEW YORK STATE ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY REVIEW ACT WITH RESPECT TO THE HIGHLAND RIVER ACCESS PROJECT

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Department:PlanningSponsors:
Category:Proclamation

Body

WHEREAS, the County of Sullivan (“County”)has received funding to develop plans and complete engineering for improvements to the Upper Delaware River public access located in the Town of Highland (“Project”); and

WHEREAS, the County is pursuing grant funding to support construction of the access improvements; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Resolution No. 334-17 adopted by the Sullivan County Legislature on July 20, 2017 the County was designated as lead agency for the environmental review of the Project pursuant to the State Environmental Quality Review Act (“SEQRA”);

WHEREAS, the Project is deemed an Unlisted Action under Article 8 of the Environmental Conservation Law regulations 6NYCRR617; and

WHEREAS, an environmental assessment of potential Project impacts was conducted and is complete and a determination has been made that the work to be performed will not have significant adverse impacts on the environment as detailed in the Environmental Assessment Form, which is attached hereto as Exhibit A and made apart hereof.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED AS FOLLOWS:

1.              The Sullivan County Legislature hereby determines based on the environmental assessment review that the work to be performed will not have a significant adverse impact on the environment.

2.              The Sullivan County Legislature hereby issues a Negative Declaration pursuant to the provisions of the State Environmental Quality Review Act, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated into this Resolution.

3.              The Sullivan County legislature hereby authorizes the County Manager to execute the Environmental Assessment Form (attached hereto) as well as any other documents necessary to comply with SEQRA.

Meeting History

Jun 12, 2018 12:00 PM  Executive Committee Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Nadia Rajsz, Vice Chair
SECONDER:Terri Ward, Legislator
AYES:Luis Alvarez, Nadia Rajsz, Scott B. Samuelson, Mark McCarthy, Catherine Owens, Terri Ward, Joseph Perrello, Ira M. Steingart, Alan Sorensen
Jun 14, 2018 10:00 AM Video County Legislature Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Alan Sorensen, Legislator
SECONDER:Nadia Rajsz, Legislator
AYES:Scott B. Samuelson, Nadia Rajsz, Mark McCarthy, Catherine Owens, Terri Ward, Luis Alvarez, Joseph Perrello, Alan Sorensen, Ira M. Steingart