Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 08/29/2001

Broome County
Applicant: Binghamton - C
City Hall 38 Hawley St
Binghamton, NY 13902
Facility: Rockbottom Bridge
Susquehanna River
Binghamton, NY 13901
Application ID: 7-0302-00160/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Binghamton, Broome County
Project Description:

To remove the Rockbottom Bridge over the Susquehanna River which includes constructing a temporary

access causeway in the river.

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: A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 14 2001.
Contact: John H. Merriman Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
jhmerrim@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Broome County
Government Plz Box 1766
Binghamton, NY 13902
Facility: Johnson City - Landfill Water System
From Johnson City To Nanticoke Landfill
Binghamton, NY
Application ID: 7-0399-00026/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Barker, Broome County
Project Description:

To provide water service to the Broome County landfill and regional airport. Water will be supplied by the Village of Johnson City.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: Broome County Legislature
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 14 2001.
Contact: John H. Merriman Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
jhmerrim@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Cayuga County
Applicant: Cayuga - V
6200 Center St
Cayuga, NY 13034
Facility: Harris Park
Depot Rd
Cayuga, NY 13034
Application ID: 7-0520-00061/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Aurelius, Cayuga County
Project Description:

The applicant plans on extending approximately 150' more rip-rap going south from the end of the designated beach area to the stand of trees (no trees are to be removed) on Cayuga Lake at Harris Park in the Village of Cayuga.

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: Cayuga County Soil and Water Cons District
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 Sep 14 2001.
Contact: Joanne L. March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jlmarch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Scipio - T
PO Box 71
Scipio Center, NY 13147-0071
Facility: Scipio (T) Highway Garage
State Route 34
Scipio Center, NY 13147-9741
Application ID: 7-0548-00037/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Scipio, Cayuga County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a permit for a proposed discharge of an average of 0.025 million gallons per day (mgd) of treated non-detergent wash water and melt off from maintenance vehicles of the new Town of Scipio Highway Garage, into a tributary of Salmon Creek from one outfall at the applicant's facility located on State Route 34, Scipio Center.

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: Scipio Town Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Sep 28 2001.
Contact: Joanne L. March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jlmarch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Chenango County
Applicant: Thomas Schuster
2750 State Route 23
Plymouth, NY 13832
Facility: Thomas Schuster Property
2750 State Route 23-Canasawacta Creek
Plymouth, NY 13832
Application ID: 7-0852-00036/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Plymouth, Chenango County
Project Description:

To remove approximately 1,820 cubic feet of gravel to use as backfill along with native material revetment to stabilize an 80' section of Canasawacta Creek. Project is located at 2750 State Route 23.

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 Sep 14 2001.
Contact: John H. Merriman Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
jhmerrim@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Onondaga County
Applicant: Onondaga County
1100 Civic Ctr, 421 Montgomery St
Syracuse, NY 13202
Facility: All Wetlands In Onon Co Mosquito Control
All Of Onondaga County
Syracuse, NY
Application ID: 7-3100-00011/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: , Onondaga County
Project Description:

The Onondaga County Health Department, through their Mosquito Borne Encephalitis Surveillance & Control Program, proposes to apply the adulticide Anvil 10 + 10 ULV to wetlands and their adjacent areas within Onondaga County for the control of vector mosquitos associated with Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus (EEEV), West Nile Virus (WNV) and other arboviruses. The County has been divided into three areas of potential treatment for EEEV: Primary Treatment Area, which consists of a five mile radius surrounding three known major breeding areas in Northern Onondaga County; Secondary Treatment Area, which is the City of Syracuse and all the area south of the Primary Treatment Area to Routes 173 and 175; and Tertiary Treatment Area which is the rest of Onondaga County south of the Secondary Treatment Area. Control activities are initiated only when a need is determined to exist. Criteria for initiating adulticiding related to EEEV is based upon evaluation of adult mosquito species and population as compared with historical information. Criteria for initiating adulticiding related to WNV is set forth in the NYS and CDC guidelines for control of WNV. Open flowing bodies of water are not treated with adulticides. Treatment may occur form June through September of each year. The application of adulticides must be performed in accordance with the requirements of a valid Aquatic Pesticides Permit, issued by the Department including the notification provisions contained therein. Article 24 (Freshwater Wetlands) application materials are available for public review and comment at the Region 7 Office of the NYSDEC.

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: Onondaga County Health Dept.
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 Sep 14 2001.
Contact: Joanne L. March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jlmarch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Tioga County
Applicant: Athens - T - Pennsylvania
184 Herrick Ave
Sayre, PA 18840
Facility: Ellistown Gravel Pit
Ellistown Road
Waverly, NY 14892-
Application ID: 7-4920-00002/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Barton, Tioga County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to modify their existing mining permit to allow the storage of pieces of concrete that will be used for riprap for creek bank stabilization. The mine is located on Ellistown Road, Town of Barton, Tioga County.

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: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Sep 28 2001.
Contact: Michael K. Barylski
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
mkbaryls@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Tompkins County
Applicant: Dominion Transmission Inc
445 West Main St
Clarksburg, WV 26302-2450
Facility: Consolidated Gas Borger Station
219 Ellis Hollow Ck Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850-
Application ID: 7-5024-00007/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Dryden, Tompkins County
Project Description:

The Department has drafted a permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments, and made a tentative determination to approve this application for an existing facility (Consolidated Gas Borger Station) located at 219 Ellis Hollow Creek Road in Ithaca, NY. The Consolidated Gas Borger Station facility primarily consists of three Dresser Clark Model DC 990 gas turbines fired with natural gas. The draft Title V permit includes a limitation on the annual hours of operation for gas turbine unit #2 to enforce a PSD non-applicability determination. Besides this operating restriction, facility operations and permit limits will not change as a result of this Title V permit.

In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) 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 6 NYCRR Part 201.

The application, draft permit and supporting materials are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC's office at 1285 Fisher Avenue, Cortland, N.Y. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions on filing for party status and submitting comments.

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 Oct 1 2001.
Contact: Michael K. Barylski
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
mkbaryls@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals