Expands the "Lake Ontario wine trail".
BILL NUMBER: S2400 REVISED 03/10/09
TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the highway law, in relation to the "Lake Ontario wine trail"
PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : To extend the current Lake Ontario Wine Trail along the Route 104 corridor to the Wayne/Monroe County line and also to encompass the Route 350 corridor to Macedon.
SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : The bill would amend Subdivision 8 of section 343-k of the highway law, as added by Chapter 460 of the laws of 2002 by adding all that portion of the state highway system of Route 350 at the intersection of Route 104, in the Town of Ontario, to the intersection of Route 31 in the Town of Macedon and Route 31 to the Wayne/Monroe county line shall also be designated and known as the "Lake Ontario wine Trail".
JUSTIFICATION : This legislation has been requested by a new local winery located in the Town of Williamson that wishes to be a part of the Lake Ontario Wine Trail. Additionally, new wineries are being created along Route 350 and 31 and are expected to open in 2010. By extending the Lake Ontario wine trail, traffic and tourism will be increased along the additional route.
PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY : S.8182 of 2007/2008
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS : None.
EFFECTIVE DATE : This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 2400 2009-2010 Regular Sessions IN SENATE February 19, 2009 ___________Introduced by Sen. NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to the "Lake Ontario wine trail" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 343-k of the highway law, as added by chapter 460 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows: 8. All that portion of the state highway system constituting route 104 from the
[intersection of route 414 in Huron]WAYNE/MONROE COUNTY LINE to the intersection of U.S. route 11 in Maple View, continuing north on U.S. route 11 to Adams Center [,]. IN ADDITION ALL THAT PORTION OF THE STATE HIGHWAY SYSTEM OF ROUTE 350 AT THE INTERSECTION OF ROUTE 104, IN THE TOWN OF ONTARIO, TO THE INTERSECTION OF ROUTE 31 IN THE TOWN OF MACEDON AND ROUTE 31 TO THE WAYNE/MONROE COUNTY LINE shall be designated and known as the "Lake Ontario Wine Trail". S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00871-01-9