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ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 09/03/2008

Steuben County


Town of Erwin
Erwin Town Hall
Painted Post, NY 14870


Morningside Heights Water District
Portion of St Rte 417, Gang Mills, Industrial Park, Morningside Heights
Erwin, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply

Project is Located:

Erwin, Steuben County

Project Description:

The Town of Erwin proposes to take an additional supply of water for use in the existing distribution system by the installation of the Industrial Development Park Well No. 2 with a maximum capacity of 350 gallons per minute (GPM). The new well, to be located near ID Park Well Number 1, south of Addison Road (State Route 417), and west of US Route 15, will serve the existing industrial park, and potential future industrial users, which are within the Morningside Heights Water District (the Town of Erwin's consolidated district). The total available wellfied capacity for the town of Erwin (including the 2 industrial park wells and 3 wells in the Gangs Mills area) will be 2.016 MGD (1400 GPM). The file is available for review and comment at NYSDEC Region 8.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Sep 18, 2008.


Kimberly A Merchant
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414

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