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ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 02/25/2015

Cattaraugus County

Applicant:

Win-Sum Ski Corp
PO Box 370
Ellicottville, NY 14731 -0370

Facility:

Holiday Valley Resort - Tannenbaum Reservoir
Mutton Hollow Rd
Mansfield, NY

Application ID:

9-0460-00035/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Mansfield, Cattaraugus County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 8.568 Million Gallons Per Day (Million GPD) of water from Great Valley Creek, on-site wells, and a surface pond for operation of the Holiday Valley Resort Facility. The 1400 acre year round facility has been in operation since 1957 and uses the withdrawn water for snow making. No changes in current operations from recent years are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000 GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

The Department has determined that the issuance of "initial permits" under ECL section 15-501.9 as implemented by 6 NYCRR 601.7 is a ministerial action and therefore subject to the Type II exemption set out in 6 NYCRR 617.5(c)(19).

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 Mar 12, 2015.

Contact:

Rudyard G Edick
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
DEPPermitting@dec.ny.gov


Erie County

Applicant:

Town of Concord
86 Franklin St
Springville, NY 14141 -1392

Facility:

Kissing Bridge Ski Area
10296 Glenwood Rd
Glenwood, NY 14069

Application ID:

9-1438-00192/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Concord, Erie County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 5.256 Million Gallons Per Day (Million GPD) of water from the West Branch of the Cazenovia Creek and Ragg Lake for the Kissing Bridge Ski Area. The snow making operations at the Kissing Bridge Ski Area are an existing usage and the facility dates back to 1960. No changes in current operations from recent years are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000 GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

The Department has determined that the issuance of "initial permits" under ECL section 15-501.9 as implemented by 6 NYCRR 601.7 is a ministerial action and therefore subject to the Type II exemption set out in 6 NYCRR 617.5(c)(19).

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 Mar 12, 2015.

Contact:

Rudyard G Edick
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
DEPPermitting@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Gernatt Asphalt Products Inc
13870 Taylor Hollow Rd
Collins, NY 14034

Facility:

Gernatt Gabel/Thomas S & G Mine
Rte 16 & Genessee Rd
Sardinia, NY 14134

Application ID:

9-1462-00019/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Sardinia, Erie County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to modify an existing Mined Land Reclamation permit by a change to the hours of operation at the site; removal of sand and gravel from site's berm footprint in certain areas prior to the berm's construction; and screening of excavated materials (soil, sand, gravel) outside the presently permitted processing area. The project is located between Allen Road and Genesee Road, west of NYS Route 16 in the Town of Sardinia, Erie County.

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 performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

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 Apr 03, 2015.

Contact:

David S Denk
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
DEP.R9@dec.ny.gov


Niagara County

Applicant:

Redland Quarries NY Inc
75 Pineview Dr Ste 100
Buffalo, NY 14228

Facility:

Redland Quarries NY Inc - Niagara Falls Quarry
8875 Quarry Rd
Niagara Falls, NY 14304

Application ID:

9-2930-00015/02002

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Niagara, Niagara County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 2.88 Million Gallons Per Day (Million GPD) of water from on-site sources for operation of the Redland Niagara Quarry facility. The facility mines limestone bedrock and manufactures hot mix asphalt and has been in operation since the mid 1950s. No changes in current operations from recent years are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000 GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

The Department has determined that the issuance of "initial permits" under ECL section 15-501.9 as implemented by 6 NYCRR 601.7 is a ministerial action and therefore subject to the Type II exemption set out in 6 NYCRR 617.5(c)(19).

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 Mar 12, 2015.

Contact:

Rudyard G Edick
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
DEPPermitting@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Redland Quarries NY Inc
75 Pineview Dr Ste 100
Buffalo, NY 14228

Facility:

Redland Quarries NY INC-Lockport Quarry
400 Hinman Rd
Lockport, NY 14094

Application ID:

9-2999-00002/00016

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Lockport, Niagara County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 6.84 Million Gallons Per Day (Million GPD) of water from on-site sources for operation of the Redland/LaFarge Lockport Facility. The limestone quarry and hot mix asphalt plant has been in operation since the 1940s. No changes in current operations from recent years are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000 GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

The Department has determined that the issuance of "initial permits" under ECL section 15-501.9 as implemented by 6 NYCRR 601.7 is a ministerial action and therefore subject to the Type II exemption set out in 6 NYCRR 617.5(c)(19).

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 Mar 12, 2015.

Contact:

Rudyard G Edick
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
DEPPermitting@dec.ny.gov


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