Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 03/12/2003

Allegany County

Applicant: NYS Dept Of Transportation
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12232
Facility: Allegany West Subheadquarters
Hardy Hill Rd
Andover, NY 14806
Application ID: 9-0230-00035/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Andover, Allegany County
Project Description:
    The applicant proposes an existing 500 gallons per day (GPD) (maximum) discharge of treated vehicle wash water to Marsh Creek, a Class C (T) stream, from a grit chamber and oil/water separator treatment plant at the applicant's Allegany West Sub-Headquarter's facility located at Hardy Hill Road, one tenth mile north of East Valley Road, Andover New York.  The facility also has a 200 GPD (maximum) treated sanitary wastewater discharge to groundwaters, (Class GA).
    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, NY0259217.
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 Apr 11 2003.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Wellsville - V
156 N Main St
Wellsville, NY 14895 -1152
Facility: Wellsville Wastewater Treatment Plant
Bolivar Rd 417W
Wellsville, NY 14895
Application ID: 9-0270-00023/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Wellsville, Allegany County
Project Description:
    The applicant proposes a modification of SPDES Permit NY-002 0621 for a discharge of 2.2 million gallons per day (MGD), which is an increase from the previously permitted 1.5 MGD of treated municipal wastewater to the Genesee River, a  Class C (T) waterbody, from a secondary wastewater treatment plant at the applicant's facility located at Bolivar Road (NY Rt. 17W) west of the Genesee River.  Other proposed changes in the draft permit include: the deletion of outfalls# 4, 5, 7, and 8 since they have been eliminated; Outfall 006 (emergency bypass outfall) has been renumbered to Outfall 002; the pH limiting range has been changed from 6.0-9.0 to 6.5-8.5; effluent limitation of 4.2 lbs/day for zinc replaces an action level; and an action level of 7.5 lbs./day for aluminum replaces an effluent limit.
    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 and SPDES number listed above.
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 Apr 11 2003.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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