Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 04/04/2001

Jefferson County
Applicant: Thompson Farms
PO Box 130
La Fargeville, NY 13656-
Facility: Thompson Farms Quarry
Grove Cemetary Road
Orleans, NY 13656-
Application ID: 6-2246-00089/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to renew and modify a limestone quarry mining permit for a 28 acre life of mine on a 923 acre site owned by the applicant one (1) mile southwest of the hamlet of LaFargeville and 3,000' west of NYS Route 180 on the south side of Grove Cemetary Road. The modification would increase the life of mine to 36.5 acres to accommodate commercial and stockpile area and reclamation activities. No increase in the overall project scope is anticipated.

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: 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 May 4 2001.
Contact: Mark A. Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County
Applicant: Corning Inc
Hp-Me-01-031
Corning, NY 14831-
Facility: Corning Inc Canton Plant
McAdoo Rd
Canton, NY 13617-
Application ID: 6-4030-00002/00066
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:

The Department has drafted an initial permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law and Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments for the existing facility located at the Corning Incorporated Canton Plan in Canton, New York. The facility is a manufacturer of high purity glass. Glass is manufactured in furnaces on a batch basis and is then subjected to annealing, cutting, grinding, acid etching and measuring processes. The emissions associated with the above referenced processes are: PM-10, particulates, sulfur dioxide, oxides of nitrogen, carbon monoxide, VOC's (collective), HAP's (collective), xylenes (isomers and mixture), 1,2-ethandiol, glycol ethers and methyisobutyketone.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Part 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201. After the public comment period, the EPA will be provided a proposed permit and will have an additional 45 day period for review. If EPA does not raise any objection, the Department will issue the permit. The application and Draft Title V Facility Permit are available in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.

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 May 4 2001.
Contact: Mark A. Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: General Motors Corp
3044 West Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202-3037
Facility: Gm Powertrain - Massena Plant
Rooseveltown Rd
Massena, NY 13662-
Application ID: 6-4058-00004/00133
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:

This Department has received a request to modify an existing permit and has drafted an Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility located at Rooseveltown Road, Massena, New York which manufactures automobile parts for emission units GMFAC, GMCAST, GMMELT AND GMMOLD. Emission source PWR01 (a boiler firing natural gas) and emission point EP00113 was added along with the proper regulations covering the source.

This permit includes federally enforceable conditions considered to "cap" emissions below the applicable threshold level set forth in 6NYCRR Part 201. The draft permit with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 May 4 2001.
Contact: Lawrence D. Gunn
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
ldgunn@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Reynolds Metals Co
201 Isabella St
Pittsburgh, PA 15212-5858
Facility: Reynolds Metals St Lawrence Reduction Pl
194 County Route 45
Massena, NY 13662-
Application ID: 6-4058-00024/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:

This Department has developed a new draft SPDES permit for the Reynolds Metals Co. St. Lawrence Reduction Plant for discharges of process and stormwater to the St. Lawrence and Raquette Rivers. The revised draft permit has been changed substantially based on comments received. The draft proposes monitoring requirements and effluent limitations for seven outfalls.

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 May 4 2001.
Contact: Lawrence D. Gunn
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
ldgunn@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals