Even though Bald Eagles are no longer on the national endangered species list, they are rare in the greater Rochester area. They are our national symbol and to see them in their wild habitat is a thrill. Building another crowded and noisy apartment complex doesn't warrant the destruction of the eagle habitat on Irondequoit Bay. Please speak up! Tell Penfield to deny the permit for Empire Blvd. development! CARE!
Here is the meeting notice from the town of Penfield:
Property: 1420 and 1440 Empire Blvd., in the LaSalle’s Landing Development (LLD) zoning district
Applicant: Town Board Public Hearing,
Project / Application Description: The Town Board of the said Town of Penfield shall hold a public hearing at the Penfield Town Hall, 3100 Atlantic Avenue, in the Town of Penfield, New York on June 6, 2012, at 7:30 PM on said date, to consider said application and to hear all persons interested on the question of the issuance of a Special Permit, Preliminary and Final Resubdivision and Site Plan Approval and an Environmental Protection Overlay Permit pursuant to Articles III-3-10, III-3-94 and IX-9-2 of the Code to allow a 358 unit apartment complex and an accessory 3,500 square foot clubhouse and pool, on 26. 62 acres, at 1420 and 1440 Empire Blvd., in the LaSalle’s Landing Development (LLD) zoning district.
Review Board: Town Board, June 6, 2012