ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 10/25/2000

Seneca County
Applicant: Seneca Falls - V
60 State St
Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1414
Facility: Seneca Falls Wastewater Treatment
136 Fall St
Seneca Falls, NY 13148-
Application ID: 8-4532-00014/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: in Seneca Falls in Seneca County.
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for modification of an existing permit to discharge 3.5 million gallons per day (30 day arithmetic mean) of treated sanitary wastewater to the Seneca River from the Village of Seneca Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant, located at Seneca Street in the Village of Seneca Falls. The Village proposes to accept leachate from the Seneca Meadows landfill. The Department approved the acceptance of leachate subject to the modification of the SPDES permit, the institution of control procedures, and a leachate discharge rate limit. of 54,000 gallons per day. The proposed changes to the permit include the addition of a pre-treatment mini-schedule, effluent limitations for iron, and action levels for chromium, copper, nickel, and zinc. In addition, based on the Water Quality Review Process, the Department included more stringent limits for ammonia, residual chlorine, pH, and iron, and incorporated seasonal effluent limits and monitoring. The draft permit is available for review and comment at the Region 8 Office in Avon.

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: Seneca Falls Village Board
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 24 2000.
Contact: Kimberly A. Merchant
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Steuben County
Applicant: Cor Canada Road Company LLC
7330 Eastman Rd
Syracuse, NY 13212-
Facility: Retail Development
Robert Dann Dr & Canada Rd
Erwin, NY -
Application ID: 8-4642-00099/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: in Erwin in Steuben County.
Project Description:

The NYSDEC has received applications for Freshwater Wetlands, Water Quality Certification, Stormwater State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System and Request for Use of StateMaintained Flood Control Land for a proposed commercial development to include a Walmart store in the vicinity of Robert Dann Drive and Route 15. Site work will affect regulated wetland CN-2 . New regulated wetlands will be created adjacent to wetland CN-2. The flood storage impact will be mitigated by creating a new storage area for flood waters. The NYSDEC intends to issue permits that meet regulatory requirements.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: A final enviromental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: Erwin Town Planning Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. 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 Nov 13 2000.
Contact: Robert K. Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466