Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 10/01/2003

Jefferson County

Applicant: American Rock Salt Co LLC
PO Box 190
Mount Morris, NY 14510 -0190
Facility: Watertown Salt Depot
1 Edmund Street
Watertown, NY 13601
Application ID: 6-2218-00081/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application to modify the existing SPDES permit #NY0257907 as follows:

Increasing allowable daily maximum flow of the pond discharge from 0.024 mgd to 0.048 mgd.

Monitoring of new permitting outfalls 002 (existing pond underdrain system), and 02A (groundwater collected from under the storage pad and around the pad perimeter), with a combined maximum daily flow of 0.065 mgd.

Limiting total maximum daily flows from outfall 003 (all outfalls combined) to 0.086 mgd.

In conjunction with the SPDES permit modification is an Article 15 Excavation and Fill in Navigable waters permit application which the Department has made a tentative determination to approve.  The permit application is for installation of a concrete headwall encasing a 24" diameter HDPE pipe for the described above SPDES permitted stormwater discharge into the Black River.

The draft SPDES permit modification with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.
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 Oct 31 2003.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Lewis County

Applicant: Omniafiltra LLC
9567 Main Street
Beaver Falls, NY 13305
Facility: Omniafiltra LLC
9567 Main Street
Beaver Falls, NY 13305
Application ID: 6-2320-00015/02004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
This Department has received a request to issue a permit and has drafted an Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility Omniafiltra, LLC located at 9567 Main Street, Beaver Falls, NY. The permit is for the operation of a paper manufacturing facility consisting of 2 oil fired boilers, 3 paper machines and their associated pulp preparation and paper finishing operations.  The permit contains limitations on the amount of fuel oil burned and the amount of VOC and HAP emitted.  These limitations will make the source a synthetic minor for the purposes of state and federal air permitting.  The draft permit with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.
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 Oct 31 2003.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County

Applicant: Mayday Gravel Products
Canton Rd
Ogdensburg, NY 13669
Facility: May Day Gravel Products Pit
Mine No. 1
Lisbon, NY 13658
Application ID: 6-4050-00013/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied to renew a permit to mine sand and gravel from a 30 acre life of mine site on a 90 acre parcel owned by Alson Caswell, Old Dollar Road, Heuvelton, NY 13654.  Due to improved surveying methodology, the actual affected area is 45 acres or 15 acres more than previously authorized.  The applicant is requesting ratification of the new plan.  No expansion of the existing mine is proposed at this time.

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:
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 Oct 31 2003.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: James E Sheehan
Facility: Stockholm Limestone Quarry
Catamount Ridge
Winthrop, NY 13697
Application ID: 6-4080-00003/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
This Department has received a request to issue a permit and has drafted an Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility located at the Stockholm Limestone Quarry, Catamount Ridge, Town of Stockholm, St. Lawrence County, New York.  This existing facility is engaged in mining and processing of nonmetallic minerals.  The Standard Industrial Classification representative of this facility is 1422, Crushed and Broken Limestone.

The facility consists of seven crushers, three screens, several conveyors, and two diesel powered generators (over 400 horsepower).

Facility Particulate Matter (PM-10) and Oxides of Nitrogen (NOx) emissions are capped below Title V and Major Source thresholds.

The facility is subject to New Source Performance Standard 40 CFR 60 Subpart OOO, Standards of Performance of Nonmetallic Mineral Processing Plants; 6 NYCRR Part 225, Fuel Composition and Use - Sulfur Limitations; and 6 NYCRR Part 227, Stationary Combustion Installations.  The draft permit with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.
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 Oct 31 2003.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals