Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 11/13/2002

Broome County
Applicant: Amerada Hess Corp
1 Hess Plz Wb6
Woodbridge, NJ 07095-1229
Facility: Amerada Hess Vestal Terminal
440 Prentice Road
Vestal, NY 13850-
Application ID: 7-0348-00047/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Vestal, Broome County
Project Description:
Amerada Hess has deactivated the Prentice Road facility.  As a result, Amerada Hess has requested a decrease in the frequency of sampling at the facility for oil and grease, BTEX and MTBE.  By 2004, the sampling frequency would be annual.

Other proposed changes in the permit would include a decrease in the daily maximum limit for the discharge of MTBE and the elimination of Outfall 002 from the proposed permit which was for a proposed loading rack water treatment system that was not constructed.

The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a permit for a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time.  As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify department approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought or for the overall proposed project.

Refer to this application by number listed above and SPDES number, NY023 2297.
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 Dec 16 2002.
Contact: Michael K Barylski
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
mkbaryls@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Chenango County
Applicant: Norwich - C
One City Plaza
Norwich, NY 13815-
Facility: Norwich - C STP
NYS Rte 12 0.3 Miles South Of City Line
Norwich-T, NY 10000-
Application ID: 7-0842-00061/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Norwich, Chenango County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to stabilize a 140' section of the west bank of the Chenango River utilizing an old concrete sidewalk for the stabilization.  The project is located at the Norwich Wastewater Treatment Plant, NYS Route 12.
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 Nov 29 2002.
Contact: John H Merriman, Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland Sub-Office
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
jhmerrim@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Onondaga County
Applicant: Onondaga County
1100 Civic Ctr, 421 Montgomery St
Syracuse, NY 13202-
Facility: Onondaga Co Dot - Deck West Br Ononda Cr
Tanner Road Over West Branch Onondaga Creek
Onondaga, NY -
Application ID: 7-3142-00098/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Onondaga, Onondaga County
Project Description:
Replacing existing single-span bridge at existing locations along Tanner Road over class CT west branch of Onondaga Creek, with protected adjacent area of class 2 wetland SON-10.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 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 Nov 29 2002.
Contact: Kevin R Bliss
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
krbliss@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Oswego County
Applicant: Mexico Point Marina
1548 State Route 49
Constantia, NY 13044-
Facility: Mexico Point Marina
1548 State Route 49
Constantia, NY 13044-
Application ID: 7-3534-00121/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Marinas & Moorings
Project is Located: Mexico, Oswego County
Project Description:
Mexico Point Marina proposes to install 100' of new 3' wide open pile dock and seasonally install 12 floating dock sections all to accomodate up to 32 boats in this existing docking facility on the Little Salmon River.  Project plans are available for review in the Syracuse Office.
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 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 Nov 29 2002.
Contact: Joseph M Dlugolenski
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jmdlugol@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Stephen Geer
269 Co Rt 35A
Fulton, NY 13069-
Facility: Stephen Geer Gravel Pit
Co Rt 35
Palermo, NY -
Application ID: 7-3544-00047/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Palermo, Oswego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to excavate sand and gravel, below the water table,  from a surface unconsolidated mine and process on site from 26 acres of 70 acre and 33 acre separately owned parcels.  The mine was previously permitted but not timely renewed. There will be no substantive change in planned use from the previously approved plans, with the exception that the new minng plan will leave an 8.5 acre pond. The mine, known as the Stephen Geer Gravel Pit, is located on the Co. Rt. 35A in the Town of Palermo.     
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Barry L Borrow
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438

Applicant: Phoenix - V
455 Main St
Phoenix, NY 13135-
Facility: Village Of Phoenix Foster Well #2
Well House Access Road
Phoenix, NY -
Application ID: 7-3554-00167/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Schroeppel, Oswego County
Project Description:
The Village of Phoenix proposes to utilize a new 300 gallon per minute water supply well and install a new 95' water main from the well to the existing pump house for purposes of improving and maintaining supply to the existing Phoenix Water District.  The well and main are located within the 100' buffer of state desginated freshwater wetland PE-6. Project plans are available for review in the DEC Syracuse office.
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: Phoenix Village Board
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 Nov 29 2002.
Contact: Joseph M Dlugolenski
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
jmdlugol@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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