Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 04/11/2001

Allegany County
Applicant: NYS Dept Of Environmental Conservation
50 Wolf Rd
Albany, NY 12233-
Facility: Keaney Swamp Wildlife Management Area
Fink Hollow Rd
Birdsall, NY -
Application ID: 9-0236-00013/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Birdsall, Allegany County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct an approximate 8.5 ft. high, 2650 ft. long earthen dam, impounding Black Creek and create 115 acres of improved wetland habitat consisting of emergent, submergent and open water covertypes in state regulated wetland BI-12 and Keaney Swamp Wildlife Management Unit. The earthen dam will be constructed using an existing town abandoned road as its base. Water levels will be controlled by an inline water level control structure and a heavy sheet steel piling box inlet drop spillway. The project is located along Truck Trail Road, south of Fink Hollow Road, approximately 1.21 miles east of the Fink Hollow Road and Dalton Road intersection.

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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried 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 Apr 27 2001.
Contact: Mary E. Hohmann
NYSDEC Reg 9 Allegany Sub-Office
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
mehohman@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County
Applicant: Hamburg - T
S 6100 South Park Ave
Hamburg, NY 14075-3766
Facility: Country Woods Water Dist (Wsa No. 10094)
East Of Abel Road
Hamburg, NY 14075-
Application ID: 9-1448-00267/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Hamburg, Erie County
Project Description:

The proposal is for the ratification and approval of the 1992 creation of the Country Woods Water District (for Country Woods Subdivision - 185 residences), the 1999 creation of Extension No. 1 (for Commerce Park Commercial Development - 15 lots), and the 2000 creation of Extension No. 2 (for Country Woods South Subdivision - 56 residences). Average daily demand for the entire system is estimated to be 127,000 gallons per day and is supplied by the Erie County Water Authority under the terms of a Lease Management Agreement signed on April 17, 1997. Construction for Country Woods Subdivision included installation of 10,725 linear feet of 8 inch diameter PVC waterline. Construction for Commerce Park and Country Woods South Subdivision will consist of 4,100 linear feet of 8 inch diameter PVC waterline, and 3,510 linear feet of 8 inch diameter PVC waterline, respectively, when all phases are completed by 2003. Country Woods Water District and Extensions Nos. 1 and 2 thereof are located in the area bounded on the west by Abel Road, on the south by Rogers Road and the NYS Thruway (I-190), on the north by Southwestern Boulevard (NYS Route 20), and on the east by Camp Road (NYS Route 75).

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: Hamburg Town Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried 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 Apr 27 2001.
Contact: Jeffrey E. Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
jedietz@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals