Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 06/05/2002

Chautauqua County
Applicant: Ellery - T
25 Sunnyside Ave
PO Box 429
Bemus Point, NY 14712-0429
Facility: Ellery Town Park
West Of Heineman Rd
Bemus Point 14712, NY -
Application ID: 9-0636-00179/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Ellery, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
As part of its project to create a 21.6 acre park, the town proposes 750 linear feet of 8-foot wide asphalt sidewalk in the 100-foot Adjacent Area of Freshwater Wetland #LW-6, a 100 foot by 50 foot excavated pond in the wetland  and a 10 foot by 20 foot wooden observation platform partly over the pond.  Part of a 33-space parking lot and part of a softball/baseball field will also be in the wetland's Adjacent Area.   The project site is east of Heineman Road and south of NYS Route 430.
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: Ellery Town Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Jun 21 2002.
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

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals