ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 08/18/2010
Village of Lyons Falls
PO Box 202
Lyons Falls, NY 13368
Lyons Falls Wastewater Treatment Facility
East of Continental Cir & North of New St
Lyons Falls, NY 13368 -9747
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge
Project is Located:
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is pursuing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit NY0257737, pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, and 750-1.19, the Priority Ranking System known as New York State's Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS). The Village of Lyons Falls Wastewater Treatment Facility has a design flow of 0.0723 MGD (million gallons per day). Treatment consists of 5 septic tanks followed by 5 Bioclere units. The facility has treated surface discharge to the Black River, a class C water. Minimum sample frequency for carbonaceous biochemical oxygen demand and suspended solids was increased from quarterly to one per month. Monitoring page with a flow diagram has been revised. Discharge Notification requirements have been updated. Permit pages have been updated to reflect current DEC format and nomenclature. The permittee names have been updated.
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:
The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 17, 2010.
Terry R Tyoe
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica SUB-OFFICE
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501