Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 07/24/2002

Genesee County
Applicant: Genesee County
3837 W Main St Rd
Batavia, NY 14020-9404
Facility: Genesee County Water Supply System
NYS Rt 19, Rt 5, North Road, Rt 77
Leroy/Bergen, NY -
Application ID: 8-1899-00013/00006
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Le Roy, Genesee County
Project Description:
The Town of Stafford proposes to construct the Water District Nos. 1 and 2 Water Main Project in the Town of Stafford.  The water supply is authorized under the permit previously issued to the Genesee County.  The water lines will cross regulated Article 24 wetlands on Route 33 and N.Y.S. Route 5, and Black Creek (regulated under Article 15). The file is available for review and comment at NYSDEC Region 8.
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: Stafford Town Board
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 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

Ontario County
Applicant: Innovative Energy Systems Inc
2917 Judge Rd
Oakfield, NY 14125-9771
Facility: Ontario Lf Lfg To Energy Facility
3555 Post Farm Rd, Ontario County Landfill
Stanley, NY 14561-
Application ID: 8-3244-00040/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Seneca, Ontario County
Project Description:
The applicant has filed an initial State Facility Permit for the Ontario Landfill LFG to Energy Facility proposed to be located adjacent to the Ontario County Landfill on NYS Routes 5 and 20 in the Town of Seneca, Ontario County.  This is a landfill gas to energy facility which will combust landfill gas to produce electrical power for sale on the open market.  A total of four Caterpillar G3516 Sixteencylinder internal combustion engines fueled by scrubbed landfill gas, driving four generators will produce about 3.2 MW of electricity that will be sold to the New York Independent System Operator.  All four engines will operate under a Federally enforceable cap that will limit the potential to emit oxides of Nitrogen (NOx)  to below the 100 tons per year major source threshold by operating each engine at 2.17 grams per brake horsepowerhour (g/bhphr). Additionally, carbon monoxide emissions will be capped below 100 tons per year by operating each engine at  2.17 g/bhphr.  Application materials are available for public review and comment at the Regional Office of NYS DEC.
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 Aug 23 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

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