Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 07/10/2002

Genesee County
Applicant: Pembroke Sand & Gravel Inc
PO Box 150
Akron, NY 14001-0150
Facility: Pembroke Sand & Gravel Gorecki Pit
Creek Rd
Batavia, NY 14020-
Application ID: 8-1824-00014/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Batavia, Genesee County
Project Description:
The applicant, Pembroke Sand and Gravel, Inc., proposes to renew and modify their current permit (MLR 8023-30-0466) to operate an existing 26.5 acre sand and gravel pit on Creek Road in the Town of Batavia.  The permit modification includes a reduction in the Life of Mine area from 26.5 acres to 15.1 acres and the addition of screening and crushing to the operation.  This mine will operate as a traditional surface excavation of sand and gravel using mechanical equipment, standard for this type of mining operation. Mining is proposed to remove approximately 200,000 CY of aggregate sand and gravel over the operational life of the mine.  Materials will be not be mined from below the water table nor is any work proposed within the wetland or adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland BS-11.  On-site processing will include screening and crushing at a rate not to exceed 150 TPH.  The area has been previously used for mining.  Application materials are available for public review and comment at the Regional Office of NYS DEC.
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 Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Aug 10 2002.
Contact: David L Bimber
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466
dlbimber@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Monroe County
Applicant: Paul L Creek, Jr
1458 Bayshore Blvd
Rochester, NY 14622-
Facility: Creek Property
1458 Bay Shore Blvd
Irondequoit, NY 14622-
Application ID: 8-2634-00098/00010
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Irondequoit, Monroe County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a 900 square foot 3- car garage and an inground swimming pool with patio area. The pool and patio will comprise 1200 square feet and are to be located within an area  currently maintained as lawn. The gararge, inground pool and patio are within the 300 foot adjacent area of the Class 1 - NYS Freshwater Wetland, RE-1 (Class I), within Irondequoit Bay. The project site is on the east side of Bayshore Blvd., with the access road being located approximately 2300 feet north of the intersection of Bayshore Blvd. and Bay View Road.  Application materials are available for public review and comment a the NYSDEC Regional Headquarters.  
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 Jul 26 2002.
Contact: Peter A Lent
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466
palent@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Seneca County
Applicant: Seneca Meadows Inc
1786 Salcman Rd
Waterloo, NY 13165-9444
Facility: Seneca Meadows Borrow Pit
Rt 318
Junius, NY -
Application ID: 8-4524-00007/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Junius, Seneca County
Project Description:
Seneca Meadows, Inc. has applied to renew and modify the Mined Land Reclamation Permit for the Seneca Meadows Borrow Pit located on Route 318, between Junius Ponds and Grange Hall Road, in the Town of Junius.  The modification includes adding a new 5 acre parcel just east of the existing mine to the Life of Mine, increasing the area to be affected during the current permit term to 23.6 acres, and increasing the area to be affected at any one time from 3 to 10 acres.  The modification will result in an increase in truck traffic to a total of 16 trucks per hour.  The project will be protective of the wetlands at Junius Ponds because the applicant will continue to maintain a minimum 5 foot separation from the water table.  The file is available for review and comment at NYSDEC Region 8.
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: 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 Aug 9 2002.
Contact: Kimberly A Merchant
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466
kamercha@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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