Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 12/18/2002

Cattaraugus County
Applicant: Indeck-Olean Limited Partnership
600 N. Buffalo Grove Road
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-
Facility: Indeck Olean Energy Center
140 Moore Avenue
Olean, NY 14760-
Application ID: 9-0412-00042/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Olean, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by CFR Part 72 for the existing Indeck Olean Energy Center (Indeck)  cogeneration plant.  The Indeck facility is a combined cycle cogeneration plant that fires natural gas and distillate oil in a combustion gas turbine to produce electricity and steam.  Indeck is located at 140 Moore Avenue in the City of Olean, Cattaraugus County.  Pursuant to the Phase II requirements of Title IV of the Clean Air Act and 40 CFR §72.6(a)(3), DEC staff have reviewed the Applicant's Acid Rain permit application and have found it approvable.  Application materials and the draft permits are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC Central Office in Albany (address and contact below), at the DEC Region 9 Headquarters in Buffalo.  In accordance with 6NYCRR 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(c) the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of any Title IV or V permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR 201.

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: 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 Jan 17 2003.
Contact: David S Denk
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
dsdenk@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Dianne Luther
10226 Route 62
Gowanda, NY 14070-
Facility: Luther Property
10226 Route 62
Gowanda, NY 14070-
Application ID: 9-0472-00059/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Persia, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 150 lineal feet of heavy rock riprap along an eroded section of Thatcher Brook and install a rock grade sill to protect the streambank from further erosion.  The project is located at the applicant's property, 10226 Route 62, approximately 4,400 feet south of the Gowanda Village boundary.
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 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: 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

Chautauqua County
Applicant: Anthony Bartholomew
12 Center St Str 1
Fredonia, NY 14063-1804
Facility: Bartholomew Property
5500 Lakeside Blvd
Portland, NY 14166-
Application ID: 9-0660-00116/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 34 Coastal Erosion Management
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Portland, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes construction of 70 feet of riprap shore protection and 50 feet of concrete retaining wall with a concrete ramp and a 8 feet wide blacksplash pad on his property at 5500 Lakeside Boulevard and extending onto the Homeowners Association property to connect with existing riprap.  Approximately 200 cubic yards of gravel will be used for backfill along the riprap and retaining wall.  The project is designed to prevent erosion at the site.
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 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

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