Tompkins County
New York

May 9, 2017 3:00 PM

Making a Negative Determination of Environmental Significance in Relation to Resolution No. __ of 2017, Approving the Acquisition and Improvement of Property Commonly Known as the Tompkins Trust Company Building Located at 106-112 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, New York


Department:County AdministrationSponsors:


  1. Environmental Form

Resolution/Document Body

WHEREAS, Resolution No. ___ of 2017 would approve the purchase and improvement of property located at 106-112 North Tioga Street, commonly known as the Tompkins Trust Company Building, for use by the History Center and other complementary not-for-profit agencies, and


WHEREAS, while the project consists of the rehabilitation of an existing structure and comports with a SEQR Type II-2 classification, a Short Form Environmental Assessment Form was completed to ensure a thorough and diligent review of potential environmental impacts, and


WHEREAS, the Tompkins County Legislature has reviewed and accepted as adequate a Short Environmental Assessment Form, which finds no significant impacts associated with the Action, now therefore be it


RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Facilities and Infrastructure and the Budget, Capital, and Personnel Committees, That Resolution No.__ of 2017 is an Unlisted action,


RESOLVED, further, That the Tompkins County Legislature hereby determines that the acquisition of property at 106-112 North Tioga Street for use by the History Center and other agencies will not have a significant negative impact on the environment, requiring no further environmental review,


RESOLVED, further, That the Tompkins County Legislature hereby issues a “Negative Declaration of Environmental Significance” in accordance with SEQRA for Resolution No. __ of 2017.

SEQR ACTION:  Unlisted

(Short Environmental Assessment Form and Negative Declaration on file with the Clerk of the Legislature)



Meeting History

May 9, 2017 3:00 PM  Facilities and Infrastructure Committee Regular Meeting
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MOVER:Daniel Klein, Member
SECONDER:Michael Sigler, Member
AYES:David McKenna, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler, Daniel Klein, Peter Stein