Construction, Planning and Environmental Information

Notice of Availability and Request for Comment, Draft Environmental Assessment: West Side Service Road Relocation & Tree Removal Project 

In accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that copies of a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for the West Side Service Road Relocation and Tree Removal Project at Greater Rochester International Airport are available for public review and comment.  

The EA document identifies the proposed action, project alternatives, and presents an evaluation of potential environmental impacts.  The EA document can be viewed and downloaded from the Airport’s website, under the Airport News and Media Information tab:

Copies of the document are also available for review at the Authority’s Administrative offices in the passenger terminal building (by appointment) at 1200 Brooks Avenue, Rochester NY, 14624. Please call in advance: (585) 753-7000. Public comments on this EA may be submitted in writing to the Aviation Department at the address above.  Comments must be received by close of business on April 2, 2018 in order to be considered in the Final EA

2017 Landside Improvements
Approach Departures Corridor/Obstruction Action Plan Study

Project includes the collection of aerial imagery and survey control for all runway approach departure corridors at the Airport.  Study results will be used to develop recommended plan for obstruction removal and remediation.

Project Funding: Proposed FAA Grant & Local Funding

Project Period:  January – December 2017 

Airport Approach &  New Smart Phone Lot

Improved roadway signage, lighting and landscape; new Airport Smart Phone Lot.   

Project Funding: NYSDOT Grant & Local Funding

Project Period: January – December 2018

Terminal Roadway Canopy

Construction of a canopy over the entranceway to the terminal building and parking garage to provide passengers with sheltered access to/from the terminal at the curbside location. 

Project Funding: NYSDOT Grant & Local Funding

Project Period: January – December 2018

Parking Improvements

Review parking facility infrastructure for repair, renewal or replacement - regular annual program for updating the surface lots and garage. 

Project Funding: Local Funding

Business/Technology Incubator Feasibility Study

This project will fund a study that could create a small industrial development complex that would serve as a business and technology incubator for private/public/academia partnership and product development creating real-world research and development space for airport related technologies.

Project Funding: NYSDOT Grant

Project Period: January – December 2017

2017 Terminal Improvements

Smart Building Integration

This project will enhance security and make passenger circulation more efficient, creating a better passenger experience for the 21st Century and providing state of the art amenities for passengers and airlines.  Projects include passenger security checkpoint redesign, energy management efficiencies, improved marketplace layout for food/beverage and concessions and near-barrier free technologies for passengers with special travel needs. 

Project Funding: NYSDOT Grant & PFC Funding & Local Funding

Project Period: January – December 2018

2017 Airfield Improvements

North Ramp Rehabilitation

This project will replace existing airport pavement as recommended by the Airport Pavement Management study.

Project Funding: Proposed FAA Grant & PFC Funding & Local Funding

Project Period: January - December 2017

900 Ramp Rehabilitation

This project will replace the hangar floor and related aircraft parking apron to improve aircraft safety.

Project Funding: NYSDOT Grant & Local Funding

Project Period: January - December 2017

Airport Utility System Improvements

This project addresses airport drainage and related improvements to existing airport owned utility systems that support airport pavement.  Project will focus on Scottsville Road side of the airfield.

Project Funding: Proposed FAA Grant & Local Funding

Project Period: January - December 2017

Perimeter Service Road Study

This project funds the environmental assessment study to evaluate the potential impacts associated with a new alignment of the existing perimeter service road outside the Runway Safety Area and Runway Object Free Area of Runway 4-22 in the Little Black Creek Corridor.

Project Funding: Proposed FAA Grant & Local Funding

Project Period: January – December 2017

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