A Statement from Onondaga County Regarding the Recently Released DEIS Report from New York State D.O.T.

Syracuse, N.Y. – The statement below can be attributed to Justin Sayles, speaking for County Executive McMahon.

“We are happy that the DEIS report has been released by New York State DOT. The County Executive is currently reviewing the information and will receive a formal and detailed briefing tomorrow morning. As the County Executive has said repeatedly, this is a decision that will have impacts across the County and region and it is critical that appropriate mitigation measures are also taken to minimize any potential negative impacts. We cannot allow a single decision to halt the momentum our community is experiencing.”