The New York state Department of Parks, Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (NYS OPRHP) has completed a Draft Master Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Allegany State Park which is located in Cattaraugus County.
Copies of the Draft Plan/DEIS are available for review at the Park Office, at the offices of the agency contacts and at the Salamanca Public Library, 155 Wildwood Ave., Salamanca, NY and the Buffalo and Erie County Library, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY.
The online version of the Master Plan/DEIS is available at the following publically accessible web site:
Public hearings will be held on Wednesday, May 12, 2010 at 7:00PM in the Auditorium of Salamanca High School, 50 Iroquois Dr., Salamanca, NY 14779 and Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 7:00PM at the Buffalo and Erie County Library, 1 Lafayette Square, Buffalo, NY 14203.
For questions call Thomas B. Lyons, Director, Resource Management at 518-486-2484 or Mike Miecznikowski, Regional Director, Allegany State Park Region, Administration Building, Allegany State Park, 2373 ASP #1 – Suite 3, Salamanca, NY 14779, 716-354-6575.
You may also comment on the plan by email at Allegany.Plan@oprhp.state.ny.uss