Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 05/28/2003

Chautauqua County

Applicant: Clymer Ctl Sch Dist
8672 E Main St
Clymer, NY 14724 -9713
Facility: Clymer Central School
Main St
Clymer, NY 14724
Application ID: 9-0632-00005/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Clymer, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
    The applicant proposes a modification of its existing SPDES Permit No. NY-0126519 and the Department has prepared a modified Draft Permit.  In addition to the school’s existing discharge from four outfalls of 16,500 gallons per day (GPD) of treated sanitary wastewater discharge to groundwaters, the draft permit would include Outfall 005, a proposed 960 GPD treated floor drain discharge at the school bus garage to the Class C (T) Tributary #1 (Gallup Stream) of Brokenstraw Creek at the applicant's facility located on the north side of Main Street (NY Rt. 474) at Mohawk Street.
    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.

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 Jun 27 2003.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County

Applicant: Flexo Transparent Inc
28 Wasson Street
Buffalo, NY 14210 -1547
Facility: FLEXO-TRANSPARENT Inc
28 Wasson Street
Buffalo, NY 14210
Application ID: 9-1402-00574/00023
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Buffalo, Erie County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve a modification to the existing Air State Facility Permit and has prepared a draft permit for the plant on Wasson Street which is a commercial packaging printing facility that prints on plastic film for products such as bread bags. The modification request is for the removal of three existing presses and the installation of two new presses and a catalytic oxidizer. The company is subject to 6NYCRR Part 201-5 due to the proposed modification of an existing emission source. Printing operations are subject to 6NYCRR Part 231-2 and to Reasonably Available Control Technology provisions in 6NYCRR Part 234. The annual Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) emission rate will not be increased from the initial permit which established a federally enforceable 15 ton per year VOC emission limit. The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review at the Department's Region 9 Office, Buffalo, during normal working hours.  
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 27 2003.
Contact: Douglas E Borschel
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
deborsch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Niagara County

Applicant: U S Dept of the Army
The Pentagon
Washington, DC 20310
Facility: Tonawanda Creek Streambank
Tonawanda Creek Road
Lockport, NY 14094
Application ID: 9-2926-00126/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Lockport, Niagara County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a streambank protection project located on Tonawanda Creek at Tonawanda Creek Road North near Minnick Road in the Town of Lockport. The project consists of the removal and subsequent reconstruction of 120 foot of the road, installation of a 4 foot diameter drainage culvert pipe and construction of a 230 foot long steel sheet pile retaining wall, with associated granular fill of 400 tons of crushed stone and a rock riprap revetment toe consisting of 800 tons of 18-inch stone to protect the streambank from erosion.
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 13 2003.
Contact: Penny R Dempsey
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
prdempse@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Wilson - T
375 Lake Rd
Wilson, NY 14172 -9510
Facility: Sunset Island Sewer District
375 Lake Stret
Wilson, NY 14172 -0596
Application ID: 9-2942-00071/00012
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Wilson, Niagara County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install year round public water and sanitary sewers on Sunset Island. The watermain and sewer forcemain will be installed by directional drilling under Tuscarora Bay and will be connected to the existing systems. The 6-inch diameter water supply line will be installed under the bay in the vicinity of the Crow's Nest Restaurant and the 4-inch diameter low pressure sewer will be connected to the Village of Wilson Waste Water Treatment Plant by a connection  to be drilled under the bay at the harbor entrance.
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:
Wilson Town Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Jun 13 2003.
Contact: Douglas E Borschel
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
deborsch@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals