Tompkins County
New York

Resolution
2017-242

Making a Negative Determination of Environmental Significance in Relation to Resolution No. 243 of 2017: Appropriating Funds from the Capital Reserve Fund for Natural, Scenic, and Recreational Resource Protection for the Black Diamond Trail - Reynolds Buffer Project

Information

Department:Planning and Sustainability DepartmentSponsors:
Category:Environmental

Resolution/Document Body

              WHEREAS, in Resolution No. 243 of 2017 the County allocates funding from the Capital Reserve Fund for Natural, Scenic, and Recreational Resource Protection to the Finger Lakes Land Trust for the purpose of supporting the acquisition of 12-acre Black Diamond Trail - Reynolds Buffer Project (Portion of Town of Ulysses tax parcel 32.-2-3.22), and 

 

WHEREAS, the Tompkins County Legislature has reviewed and accepted as adequate the Environmental Assessment Forms with respect to these actions, now therefore be it

 

              RESOLVED, on recommendation of the Planning, Development, and Environmental Quality and the Budget, Capital, and Personnel Committees, That Resolution No. 243 of 2017 is an unlisted action,

 

              RESOLVED, further, That the Legislature hereby makes a negative determination of environmental significance in regard to Resolution No. 243 of 2017.

SEQR ACTION:  Unlisted

 

Meeting History

Oct 5, 2017 3:00 PM  Planning, Development, and Environmental Quality Committee Regular Meeting

Mr. Doyle stated the Capital Reserve Fund for Natural, Scenic, and Recreational Resource Protection was established in 2005 and provided a brief description of the program and said they are the twelfth and thirteenth project included.

Mr. Doyle introduced the resolution by using a geographic information system (GIS) tool to display maps of the areas being discussed. The Reynolds Project is a Black Diamond Trail Buffer project located in the Town of Ulysses and involves a $5,000 request from the Fund.

RESULT:RECOMMENDED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Michael Sigler, Member
SECONDER:Dooley Kiefer, Vice Chair
AYES:Martha Robertson, Dooley Kiefer, Michael Sigler, David McKenna, Carol Chock
Nov 14, 2017 4:00 PM  Budget, Capital and Personnel Committee Regular Meeting
RESULT:RECOMMENDED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Member
SECONDER:Michael Sigler, Vice Chair
AYES:James Dennis, Michael Sigler, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Glenn Morey, Daniel Klein
Nov 21, 2017 5:30 PM Media Tompkins County Legislature Regular Meeting
RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Martha Robertson, Member
SECONDER:Carol Chock, Member
AYES:Carol Chock, James Dennis, Rich John, Anna Kelles, Dooley Kiefer, Daniel Klein, Michael Lane, Leslyn McBean-Clairborne, Martha Robertson, Glenn Morey, Michael Sigler
EXCUSED:Shawna Black, Will Burbank, David McKenna