The Environmental Facilities Corporation (EFC) and the Department of Health (DOH) are seeking comments from the public regarding the Draft Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2018 Intended Use Plans (IUPs) for the Clean Water State Revolving Fund (CWSRF) and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF). The Draft IUPs are available at www.efc.ny.gov.
EFC and DOH will host a webinar on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 starting at 10:00 am. The webinar will present an overview of the Draft 2018 CWSRF and DWSRF IUPs, and will provide an opportunity for participants to ask questions on the IUPs. Registration information for this webinar is posted on EFC’s website at www.efc.ny.gov. The webinar will not offer an opportunity to provide public comment on the Draft IUPs. Those who wish to offer public comment should follow the instructions provided below.
A public meeting and hearing will be held to review the Draft 2018 CWSRF and DWSRF IUPs, including the lists of projects that may receive financial assistance during FFY 2018, and to receive public comment. The public meeting and hearing will be Tuesday, September 26, 2017 starting at 3:00 pm at the William K. Sanford Town Library in the Town of Colonie in Albany County. The Library is located at 629 Albany Shaker Road, which is East of Exit 4, off I-87. Public notices of this meeting and hearing were published in the Environmental Notice Bulletin (ENB) and in the State Register on August 23, 2017.
Written comments will be accepted on the Draft 2018 IUPs until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10, 2017.
Written comments on the Draft 2018 CWSRF IUP should be submitted to:
Mr. Timothy P. Burns, P.E.
Director, Division of Engineering & Program Management
New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation
625 Broadway, Albany, New York 12207-2997
FAX: (518) 402-6954
If you need additional information on the Draft 2018 CWSRF IUP or have questions on financing through the CWSRF program, please call Mr. Dwight Brown, SRF Program Services Coordinator, at (518) 402-7396.
Written comments on the Draft 2018 DWSRF IUP should be submitted to:
Mr. Michael Montysko, P.E.
Design Section Chief
Bureau of Water Supply Protection
New York State Department of Health
Empire State Plaza
Corning Tower, Rm. 1135
Albany, New York 12237
FAX: (518) 402-7599
(If sent by email, please put “Draft 2018 DWSRF IUP comments” in the subject line.)
If you need additional information on the Draft 2018 DWSRF IUP or have questions on financing through the DWSRF program, please call Mr. Michael Montysko, P.E., Design Section Chief, at (518) 402-7650.
The New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation