Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 06/19/2002

Chemung County
Applicant: NYS Dept Of Transportation
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12232-
Facility: NYS Route 17 Airport Access
Kahler Road
Big Flats, NY -
Application ID: 8-0724-00109/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Big Flats, Chemung County
Project Description:
The NYSDOT has submitted a freshwater wetland application related to the upgrade of Route 17 in the vicinity of Kahler Road and Lowe Road.  The interchange will impact approximately 0.75 acres of regulated wetland buffer zone associated with Lowe Pond wetlands.  Mitigation of the impact requires a new outlet structure for a small pond near Lowe Pond,  parking improvements and landscaping to serve as a visual buffer.  The project meets the requirements for issuance of a 401 Water Quality Certification.
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 Dept of Transportation
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 Jul 5 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Genesee County
Applicant: Leroy - T
3 W Main St
Le Roy, NY 14482-1311
Facility: Leroy-T Water District #6
S Lake (NYS Rt 19), Perry, Cole Rds
Leroy, NY 14482-
Application ID: 8-1836-00070/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Le Roy, Genesee County
Project Description:
The Town of LeRoy has submitted a water supply application to take a  daily average of 14175 gallons of water per day from  the Village of LeRoy's Lake La Grange and  LeRoy Reservoir to serve  Water District 6 along State  Route  19 south of the Village of LeRoy to the Pavillion town line.  
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: Le Roy 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 Jul 5 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Livingston County
Applicant: Bill Chase
1096 Gilbert Mills Rd
Honeoye Falls, NY 14472-
Facility: Chase Property
East Side Gilbert Mills Rd
Rush, NY -
Application ID: 8-2420-00067/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Avon, Livingston County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to modify a forner pasture area affecting 4 acres to enhance habitat for waterfowl migration and production by developing 2 large potholes  and excavating up to 17,200 cubic yards of soil. The site is on the east side of Gilber Mills Road approximately 200 feet north of North Avon Road.  The project has been designed by the Natural Resource Conservation Service with NYSDEC involvement.
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 5 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Applicant: Bill Chase
1096 Gilbert Mills Rd
Honeoye Falls, NY 14472-
Facility: Chase Property
West Side Gilbert Mills Rd
Avon, NY -
Application ID: 8-2420-00068/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Avon, Livingston County
Project Description:
The applicant plans to construct a 600 foot low berm in a former pasture area for the purpose of enhancing waterfowl habitat for migration and production.  Up  to one  arcre will be disturbed. The project has been designed by the Natural Resource Conservation Service with NYSDEC  Bureau of Wildlife review. The site is located  2500 feet west of Gilbert Mills Road and 3000 feet north of  North of Avon 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: 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 5 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Monroe County
Applicant: Rochester Gas & Electric Corp
89 East Ave
Rochester, NY 14649-
Facility: Rochester Gas Lincoln Station 9
15 Mt Read Blvd
Rochester, NY -
Application ID: 8-2614-00453/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Rochester, Monroe County
Project Description:
Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation has submitted an application to operate a 5000 gallon tank for the temporary storage of mineral oil and dielectric oil from transformers , regulators and electrical equipment.  The tank is located  at the former power plant known as station 9 at  5 and 15 Mt. Read Blvd.  The site is south of the junction of  Route 33 and Mt. Read  Blvd.
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 8 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Applicant: Rochester Canoe Club
2050 Bayshore Blvd
Rochester, NY 14622-3217
Facility: Rochester Canoe Club
2050 Bayshore Blvd
Irondequoit, NY 14617-
Application ID: 8-2634-00128/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Irondequoit, Monroe County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to excavate an in-channel sediment settling basin within Freshwater Wetland RE-1 (I) and install a berm at the edge of the wetland within the 100 ft. adjacent area to prevent flooding of the existing boat parking area.  Project is located at 2050 Bayshore Blvd. on Irondequoit Bay in the Town of Irondequoit.  
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 5 2002.
Contact: Robert I Shearer
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466
risheare@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Selden Chase
5874 East Henrietta Rd
Rush, NY 14543-
Facility: Chase Property
Gilbert Mills Rd
Honeoye Falls, NY 14472-
Application ID: 8-2650-00063/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Rush, Monroe County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct four large potholes by excavating up to 15,300 cubic yards of soil for the purpose of enhancing habitat for waterfowl migration and production. The project has been designed by Natural Resource Conservation Service with review by the NYSDEC Bureau of Wildlife. The site affects 4 acres and is located 2000 feet east of Wilkinson Road and south of Honeoye Falls 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: 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 5 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Multiple Counties
Applicant: Lamoka-Waneta Lakes Assoc
PO Box 55
Tyrone, NY 14887-0055
Facility: Lamoka-Waneta Lakes
Northwest Corner Of Schuyler County
Tyrone/Orange/Wayne, NY 14887-
Application ID: 8-9908-00071/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Bradford, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
NOTICE OF COMPLETE APPLICATION,  NOTICE OF COMPLETION OF A DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT (DEIS) , AND NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING.

The Lamoka-Waneta Lakes Association has filed Aquatic Vegetation Control and Freshwater Wetland permit applications for the purpose of applying the aquatic herbicide Fluridone (Sonar)  to the entirety of Waneta Lake  ( 781 acres ) .  It is anticipated that the herbicide will control the nuisance exotic  aquatic plant Eurasian  watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum) .  If the treatment of Waneta Lake meets Department / Applicant agreed upon objectives then fluridone can be applied to the entirety of Lamoka Lake  (825 acres)  to control watermilfoil.  The Lakes are located  between Hammondsport and Watkins Glen and are in the Chemung River  Basin.  The herbicide will be applied to Waneta Lake for a 60 day period in early Spring 2003 to acheive an average concentration dose level of 8-10 parts per billion (  ppb).  The purpose of the project is to reduce the impairment of recreational  uses associated  with the Lakes  and to allow a condition whereby  native plants will become established.  The  DEIS has been prepared in accordance with Article 8 of the Environmental Conservation Law and has been classified as a Type 1 action under the State Environmental Quality (SEQR) regulation.  

The application and DEIS are available for review at the address listed below, as well as at the Town of Tyrone, Town Clerks Office ( Ms Helen Baxter)  at 596 County Route  23 Weston, NY.  An informational meeting and legislative Public Hearing under  provisions of the Uniform Procedures regulation and SEQR to receive public comment relating to the application and environmental impacts will begin at 6:00 PM , Thursday, July 11,2002 at the Bradford Central School, 2820 State Route 226, Bradford, NY.  The facility is available for use by those with disabilities.  Comments on the application and DEIS  will be accepted at the address listed below up to July 24,  2002.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
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 Jul 24 2002.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals