Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 10/03/2001

Erie County
Applicant: B F I Waste Systems Of North America Inc
54 Doran Ave
Geneva, NY 14456-1224
Facility: Bfi South Side Transfer Station
Indian Road
Cheektowaga, NY -
Application ID: 9-1430-00078/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Cheektowaga, Erie County
Project Description:

Browning-Ferris Industries, Niagara Recycling, Inc. (local office 56th Street & Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls), has applied to the Department to modify it's Solid Waste Management Permit for the existing operating South Side Transfer Station, located at 777 Indian Road, in the Town of Cheektowaga. The transfer station is presently authorized to accept and transfer 62,400 tons per quarter of municipal solid waste (MSW) and tires. The company is now seeking to accept a new waste stream, consisting of debris from residential and commercial construction and demolition (C & D) projects. The types of materials accepted would consist of wood, shingles, paneling, wall board, wiring, electrical conduit and piping. No asbestos, soil, concrete rubble, steel beams, bricks and debris containing reinforcement steel (re-bar) would be accepted. The company has stated that even with the present request to accept non-putrescible C & D material, the overall trucking tonnage (62,400/quarter) for both the existing MSW and tire waste stream, combined with the new waste stream, will remain the same.

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: 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 19 2001.
Contact: Charles D. Cranston
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
cdcranst@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Michael J. Dann
1538 Baseline Rd
Grand Island, NY 14072-
Facility: 1538 Baseline Road Property
1538 Baseline Road
Grand Island, NY 14072-
Application ID: 9-1446-00481/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Grand Island, Erie County
Project Description:

Excavation of a 110 foot by 110 foot (approximately 0.28 acre) private pond in the TW-15 Wetland, a class II wetland. Clay material excavated from the pond is to be deposited on an adjacent building lot. The proposed pond is located at 1538 Baseline Road.

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: 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 Oct 22 2001.
Contact: Jeffrey E. Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
jedietz@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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