Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 07/04/2001

Cattaraugus County
Applicant: Machias - T
Union St
Machias, NY 14101-
Facility: Machias Water Supply System
Union St
Machias, NY 14101-
Application ID: 9-0458-00011/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Machias, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:

The following improvements to the Machias Water District supply and distribution system are proposed:

1. Abandonment of existing spring source and associated chlorination facility;

2. Development of a new well on Cattaraugus County's Pines Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center - Machias Campus property, to supplement the existing well also located on this property. The new well has a tested capacity of 530 gallons per minute (gpm) and the applicant requests approval to take up to 350 gpm;

3. Install new circulation/booster pump to serve customers along Roszyk Road;

4. Rehabilitation of existing 100,000 gallon steel water storage tank;

5. Installation of water meters on all services;

6. Replacement of 7,700 linear feet of water main.

The Machias Water District serves approximately 676 persons through 233 connections, 215 of which are residential. The average and peak daily demands are estimated to be 150,000 gallons per day and 300,000 gallons per day respectively.

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: Machias 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 Jul 20 2001.
Contact: Kenneth C. Taft
NYSDEC Reg 9 Allegany Sub-Office
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
kctaft@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County
Applicant: Paul D. Swain
1786 East River Rd
Grand Island, NY 14072-
Facility: Paul Swain Property
1786 East River Rd
Grand Island, NY 14072-
Application ID: 9-1446-00503/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Protection
Project is Located: Grand Island, Erie County
Project Description:

The proposal is to place fill and topsoil, and grade a 60 long section of riverbank to provide a more gently sloped bank area of the East Branch Niagara River (Class A Special) on the applicant's property located on East River Road, approximately 350 feet south of Winkler Drive. A three foot wide flat area will be created at the top of slope along the highway shoulder. In addition, a three inch thick layer of topsoil will be placed along a 150 foot long, by 20 to 30 foot wide section of riverbank and revegetated.

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: 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 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 Jul 20 2001.
Contact: Michael J. McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Niagara County
Applicant: Diocese Of Buffalo
Chancery Office 795 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14222-
Facility: Queen Of Heaven Cemetery
North Wisterman Rd
Lockport, NY 14094-
Application ID: 9-2926-00118/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Protection
Project is Located: Lockport, Niagara County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to replace a 24" drainage outfall pipe to Tonawanda Creek and stabilize approximately 330 linear feet of eroding streambank with steel sheet piling to protect an access road. The outfall pipe replacement will involve the removal of trees and grading, installation of appoximately 40 linear feet of geotextile fabric and a stone dissipator. The project is located within the Queen of Heaven Cemetery, between North Wisterman Road and the west bank of Tonawanda Creek.

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 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 Jul 23 2001.
Contact: Charles D. Cranston
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
cdcranst@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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