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Ambrosa EIS

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  • 1. Environmental Impact Statement
    TeamMembers:
    Amber Stacy
    D. “Luke” Villarreal
    Greg Crawford
  • 2. Proposed Project
    The construction of a new alcohol distillery at 4903 Creek Crossing on the intersection of Joe Ramsey & Creek Crossing Greenville, Texas 75402 in Hunt County
    Comments will be accepted from
    December 2nd, 2008 through March 2nd, 2009
  • 3. Outline of Discussions
    Purpose and need
    Benefits to the community
    Alternative sites
    Hydrology
    Affected Environment
    Environmental consequences
    Impact Mitigation
    List of entities receiving EIS
  • 4. Purpose & Need
    On November 4th, 2008 Greenville voted to permit the sale and distribution of alcoholic beverages
    The construction of a new alcohol distillery with factory direct retail outlet.
  • 5. Benefits to the Community
    Employment opportunities
    Construction & Operation
    Increased cash circulation & retention
    Add funds to city taxes
    Consumer convenience
  • 6. Alternate Sites
    2174 US-Business 69
    Inadequate roadways and congested commercial and residential development
    895 Wright Street
    Incompliant proximity to a Church
    Unacceptable proximity to residential developments
    No Action
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  • 11. Hydrology
    Prone to flood
    Small, seasonal intermittent stream on the property draining south
    No major surface water or sensitive wetland in the relevant impact area
  • 12. Affected Environment
    Agricultural land used for grass and hay farming
    Minimal biological impact
    Minor surface water alteration
  • 13. Environmental Consequences
    Increased noise pollution
    Increased shipping and receiving traffic
    Fugitive petroleum lubricants from shipping
    Light pollution from parking
    Construction impacts
    Noise/Air pollution
    Soil erosion
    Alteration of surface hydrology
    Storm water redirection
    Intermittent stream redirection
  • 14. Impact Mitigation
    Replacement vegetation
    Insulate noise
    Aesthetic value
    Flood and storm water management
    Low glare light fixtures
    Alternative Shipping Schedules
    Impact reduction to city traffic
    Noise reduction
  • 15. List of Entities Receiving EIS
    • Century Council
    • 16. City of Greenville
    • 17. Greenville Herald Banner
    • 18. Hunt County
    • 19. Texas A&M University-Commerce
    • 20. Texas Department of Transportation
    • 21. Texas State Department of Fish and Wildlife
    • 22. Texas State Department of Health
    • 23. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
    • 24. Walworth Public Library