Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 05/07/2003

Cattaraugus County

Applicant: Cattaraugus Preservation Corporation
1 Washington Street
Ellicottville, NY 14731 -9787
Facility: Underwood Manor
Union Road
Hinsdale, NY 14743
Application ID: 9-0446-00010/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Hinsdale, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve a modification to the existing permit (NY0204781) and has prepared a draft permit which is available for review and comment at the regional office. The permit would allow the surface discharge of 2,400 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to the unnamed tributary #2 of Oil Creek (identified as PA 53-54-11-2). Tributary #2 has a class and standard of "A". A new treatment system consisting of a septic tank and sand filter with disinfection would replace the existing failing treatment system. The facility is located approximately 500 feet north of Route 446 on the east side of Union Hill 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:
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 Jun 6 2003.
Contact: Douglas E Borschel
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
deborsch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Chautauqua County

Applicant: Portland - T
87 West Main St
Brocton, NY 14716
Facility: Portland Water District #5
87 West Main Street
Brocton, NY 14716
Application ID: 9-0660-00119/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Portland, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
This application is for the installation of a water distribution system to serve the newly created Town of Portland Water District No. 5, and the taking of a supply of water in amounts estimated to average 27,360 gallons per day.  Water is to be obtained from surplus of the Village of Brocton water supply.  Maximum daily demand is estimated at 68,400 gallons per day.  The new water district will initially serve 122 residential lots, 3 commercial properties and Lake Erie State Park in the town.  The 20-year projected average daily demand, estimated at 33,000 gallons per day, includes anticipated growth. The proposed system includes intstallation of approximately 55,000 linear feet of watermain and related appurtenances.
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:
Portland Town Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 May 23 2003.
Contact: Kenneth C Taft
NYSDEC Region 9 Allegany SUB-OFFICE
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
kctaft@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County

Applicant: Mark Andol
Facility: Andol Property
3679 East Blood Rd
Marilla, NY 14037
Application ID: 9-1454-00060/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Marilla, Erie County
Project Description:
The proposal is for the construction of a 28 foot high earth dam that would create a 1.88 acre private pond, designed to impound 9.87 acre feet of water at the permanent pool elevation.  The service and auxiliary spillways will both discharge to an existing stream. As part of the proposal, about 850 linear feet of unprotected, seasonal stream would be relocated away from the base of the dam.  That streamís flows will be carried via a newly constructed parabolic channel which is designed to handle flows from a 100 year storm event.  The damís discharge flow is also sized for that event.  The project is located at 3679 East Blood Road, about 1300 feet southeast of the intersection of East Blood and Liberia Roads.     
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:
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 May 23 2003.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Niagara County

Applicant: Sgl Carbon LLC
6200 Niagara Falls Blvd
PO Box 667
Niagara Falls, NY 14302 -0667
Facility: Sgl Carbon LLC
6200 Niagara Falls Blvd
Niagara Falls, NY 14304 -0667
Application ID: 9-2911-00038/00028
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Niagara Falls, Niagara County
Project Description:
The Department has drafted and made a tentative determination to issue a modified SPDES Permit No. NY-0000906 for an existing average discharge of 2.1177 million gallons per day (MGD) of  boiler blowdown water, contaminated groundwater, stormwater runoff, contact and noncontact cooling water from eight outfalls into the Niagara River via Pikes Creek.  The draft permit modification regulates several new outfalls.  Outfalls 003, 005, 007, 008, and 009 have been added in response to the permittee's July 9, 1992 and February 6, 1997 stormwater permit applications.  Outfalls 02A, 02B, and 02C have been added based on Department inspections and on the permittee's September 15, 1997 data submittal.  The draft permit modification includes both interim and final permit limits, and a compliance schedule for achieving those limits. The permittee's carbon and graphite products manufacturing plant is located at 5700 Niagara Falls Boulevard.  
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 Jun 9 2003.
Contact: Jeffrey E Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
jedietz@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals