Town of Cheektowaga
Erie County, NY


Negative SEQR Declaration - 2224,2228 & 2240 Old Union Road


Department:BuildingSponsors:Councilmember James P. Rogowski, Supervisor Diane Benczkowski


WHEREAS, pursuant to the Environmental Impact Review Ordinance of the Town of Cheektowaga, the Environmental Advisory Committee ("EAC") reviews various applications for site plans, rezonings, special permits, etc. and renders its recommendation concerning the environmental significance of such application, AND

WHEREAS, an application was submitted by DePaul Properties, Inc. for the rezoning of 2224, 2228 and 2240 Old Union Road from CF- Community Facilities to RA- Apartment District to allow for the construction of (2) two three story (40) forty unit apartment buildings and the construction of a (2) two story, 15 unit addition to an existing apartment builidng, AND

WHEREAS, the Town Board, pursuant to the Environmental Impact Review Ordinance of the Town of Cheektowaga, is designated the Lead Agency in most instances, AND

WHEREAS, since the Town Board is the Lead Agency, it must affirm, modify or reject any recommendations submitted to it by the Advisory Committee, AND

WHEREAS, the Town of Cheektowaga Planning Board recommended approval of the rezoning and site plan at their meetings of September 14, 2017 , AND

WHEREAS, the Environmental Advisory Committee at its meetings held on October 25, 2017 recommended a determination of non-significance, AND

WHEREAS, this Town Board has reviewed the application submitted and the recommendations made by the Environmental Advisory Committee and the Planning Board NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT

RESOLVED, that this Town Board determines that the project will not have a significant effect on the environment and therefore issues a Negative Declaration for purposes of the State Environmental Quality Review Act ( SEQRA).

Meeting History

Nov 28, 2017 7:00 PM  Board Regular Meeting
MOVER:James P. Rogowski, Councilmember
SECONDER:Diane Benczkowski, Supervisor
AYES:Diane Benczkowski, James P. Rogowski, Gerald Kaminski, Christine Adamczyk, Linda Hammer, Alice Magierski
EXCUSED:Timothy J. Meyers