Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 12/04/2002

Chautauqua County
Applicant: Wal-Mart Stores Inc
702 Southwest 8Th St
Bentonville, AR 72716-8611
Facility: Wal-Mart Store On Fairmount Avenue
Fairmount Avenue (NYS Route 394)
Lakewood, NY 14750-
Application ID: 9-0622-00047/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Busti, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to expand an existing Wal-Mart, from 121,016 square feet to 203,531 square feet, to add garden and  food centers.  The proposal includes filling approximately 0.25 acre of federally regulated wetland.  As compensatory mitigation, a 0.74 acre wetland  will be constructed on-site.  The project site is located at 350 Fairmount Avenue (NYS Route 394) in the Village of Lakewood.
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: Lakewood Village 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 Dec 20 2002.
Contact: Mary E Hohmann
NYSDEC Region 9 Allegany Sub-Office
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
mehohman@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County
Applicant: Thomas Greenauer
690 Northrup Drive
Elma, NY 14059-9624
Facility: Tom Greenauer Development Inc
2699 Transit Road
Elma, NY 14059-
Application ID: 9-1442-00032/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Elma, Erie County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a modification of an existing discharge of 600 gallons of untreated sanitary and oil/water separator effluent wastewater to groundwater and an unprotected tributary of Buffalo Creek at the applicant's facility located at 2699 Transit Road, Elma. The applicant operates an office and shop.  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 application number listed above and SPDES number, NY-0168246.
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 Jan 3 2003.
Contact: Penny R Dempsey
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
prdempse@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Niagara County
Applicant: New York Power Authority
123 Main St
White Plains, NY 10601-
Facility: Gill Creek At Hyde Park Golf Course
Porter Rd
Niagara Falls, NY -
Application ID: 9-2911-00350/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Niagara Falls, Niagara County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to perform work in Gill Creek, a Class C Stream, to repair a portion of the concrete lined channel section, which has subsided near where it passes over the underground conduits of the New York Power Authority's Robert Moses Power Plant.  The proposed repair consists of replacement of 22 linear feet of concrete channel liner and the new installation of 123 linear feet of medium size rock riprap, placed over geotextile liner within the existing channel.  The project is located at the upstream end of an existing 690 foot long open concrete lined channel in the Hyde Park Golf Course, approximately 1800 feet North of Porter 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: 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 Dec 23 2002.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals