Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 01/22/2003

Monroe County

Applicant: Dolomite Products Co Inc
1150 Penfield Rd
Rochester, NY 14625-2202
Facility: Dolomite Products Penfield Plant
746 Whalen Rd
Penfield, NY 14625
Application ID: 8-2642-00009/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Penfield, Monroe County
Project Description:
The applicant, Dolomite Products Co. Inc., proposes to modify and renew for a period of five years their mining permit at the 746 Whalen Road plant. The modification is for an increase of quarry depth to approximately 285 feet. Mining will occur below the water table. Excess water will be pumped out of the quarry to adjacent golf courses and to Irondequoit Creek. Truck traffic trips are not anticipated to increase. Application materials are available for public review and comment at the regional office of NYSDEC.
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 Feb 21 2003.
Contact: Nancy H Barkan
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466
nhbarkan@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Ontario County

Applicant: Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic
2 Coulter Rd
Clifton Springs, NY 14432-1122
Facility: Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic
2 Coulter Rd
Clifton Springs, NY 14432
Application ID: 8-3236-00003/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Manchester, Ontario County
Project Description:
The applicant plans to construct a groundwater spring sulfur water supply to serve six hydrotherapy tubs within the Clifton Springs Hospital and Clinic and a surface water feature (continuously flowing shallow pools).  The tub and pool waters (100% sulfur water) will be discharged to Sulfur Creek.  The average daily flow to Sulfur Creek, a Class D stream, will be 10,000 gallons per day.  The facility is located at 2 Coulter Road, Clifton Springs, NY 14432.  A draft wastewater permit is available for review.
    
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 Feb 21 2003.
Contact: Lisa M Porter
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

Multiple Counties

Applicant: Monroe County
39 West Main St
Rochester, NY 14614-1218
Facility: Lehigh Valley Linear Trail
Former Lehigh Valley Rr Bed
Rush, NY
Application ID: 8-9908-00147/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Rush, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
The Monroe County Department of Parks has submitted an application to develope 15 miles of the former Lehigh Valley Railroad into a multi-use trail for hiking, biking and equestrian use.  The trail is located in the towns of Rush , Mendon and Caledonia,  and trail improvement will occur within the State regulated buffer zone surrounding regulated freshwater wetlands along the corridor. The NYSDEC has issued a beneficial use determination which will allow the use of cinders from coal combustion as a trail subbase. The cinders originate from Kodak boilers.  
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:
Monroe County
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 Feb 10 2003.
Contact: Robert K Scott
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(716)226-2466

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