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ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 11/13/2013

Multiple Counties


Flint Creek Small Watershed Protection District
3995 Old Mill Rd
Stanley, NY 14561


Flint Creek
St Rte 364 - N 5 1/2 Mi - W of Swamp Rd at Potter Swamp
Potter/Gorham, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Potter, Multiple Counties

Project Description:

The applicant is proposing to add 4 additional sites to an existing permit which authorizes the restoration of Flint Creek to the original 1982 USDA Soil Conservation Service design to facilitate drainage of adjacent agricultural fields. The work at the 4 additional sites, located in the Town of Gorham, will include the removal of approximately 690 cubic yards of material from approximately 1,500 linear feet of stream. The material will be placed in designated spoil areas on adjacent farm properties. Portions of the proposed work are located the regulated adjacent area of NYS freshwater wetland RS-14.

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 not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

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.

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 Nov 29, 2013.


Thomas P Haley
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 E Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414

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