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ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 02/24/2016

Genesee County

Applicant:

Hanson Aggregates New York LLC
4800 Jamesville Rd
PO Box 513
Jamesville, NY 13078 -0513

Facility:

Le Roy Quarry
7875 E Main St
Leroy, NY 14482

Application ID:

8-1836-00005/00024

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Le Roy, Genesee County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 1,360 gallons per minute of water from wells and a quarry sump for quarry dewatering and use at the wash plant and associated processes. The facility has been in operation since at least 1991. 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 gallons per day 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 10, 2016.

Contact:

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


Livingston County

Applicant:

Village of Lima
7329 E Main St
Lima, NY 14485 -9759

Facility:

Lima - V WWTP
7405 Ziegler Dr
Lima, NY 14485

Application ID:

8-2432-00007/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Lima, Livingston County

Project Description:

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is proposing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY0022420), 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 facility has a surface discharge of 0.3 mgd of treated wastewater to Spring Brook, a class C water. Treatment consists of screening and grit collection, primary clarification, a two stage trickling filter process (1st stage trickling filter, secondary clarification, 2nd stage trickling filter, final clarification), and aeration (post aeration tank prior to discharge). Sludge is handled through a two-stage anaerobic digester process, then dewatered using sand drying beds, bagged, then hauled to a sanitary landfill.

The following changes to the permit are proposed: Effluent limits have been revised for Outfall 001. Quarterly monitoring of daily maximum effluent Phosphorus concentration and mass loading has been added for Outfall 001. A compliance schedule has been added that includes a one year compliance period for the facility to optimize its treatment system to meet the new effluent limitations, and, a short term high-intensity monitoring plan for effluent hardness and copper and zinc concentrations. Implementation of a mercury minimization plan. Details of changes are specified in the draft permit and fact sheet.

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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 25, 2016.

Contact:

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


Monroe County

Applicant:

Rochester Gas & Electric Corporation
89 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14649

Facility:

R G & E Russell Station
1101 Beach Ave
Greece, NY 14612

Application ID:

8-2628-00068/00017

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Greece, Monroe County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes various activities within State-regulated wetland GR-25 (Class 1) and its 100-foot adjacent area associated with the demolition of Russell Station. These activities include removal of a rail line, removal of a railroad bridge over Slater Creek (abutment to remain in place), repair of gravel access roads, perimeter fencing repairs, installation of a stormwater pipe, and stormwater outfall modificiation at Outfall 001. A stormwater pollution prevention plan has been prepared for the work, in accordance with the requirements of the facility's existing State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: Greece Town Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation laws (Section 106 of NHPA) and the project area of potential impact is substantially the same.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 11, 2016.

Contact:

Scott Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 E Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
DEP.R8@dec.ny.gov


Ontario County

Applicant:

Victor Gravel Corp
784 Old Dutch Rd
Victor, NY 14564

Facility:

Victor Gravel Pit
1097 Cork Rd
Victor, NY 14564

Application ID:

8-3248-00013/00002

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Victor, Ontario County

Project Description:

Applicant Victor Gravel Corp, LLC has requested a modification of their current permit to expand hours of operation to 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Saturdays. The currently approved hours are 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Saturday. There will continue to be no operations on Sundays, New Year's Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving or Christmas. No other changes in currently approved operations are being requested at this time.

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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 25, 2016.

Contact:

Matthew Griffiths
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 E Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
DEP.R8@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Cobblestone Creek Country Club Inc
100 Cobblecreek Rd
Victor, NY 14564

Facility:

Cobblestone Creek Country Club
100 Cobblecreek Rd
Victor, NY 14564

Application ID:

8-3248-00237/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Victor, Ontario County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 1,250 gallons per minute of water from an on-site irrigation pond for golf course irrigation. The facility has been in operation since 1991. 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 gallons per day 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

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

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 10, 2016.

Contact:

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


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