Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 12/17/2003

Chemung County

Applicant: Chemung Co Soil & Water Conservation Dis
851 Chemung St
Horseheads, NY 14845
Facility: Dry Run Creek
@ Seeley Ck
Southport, NY
Application ID: 8-0736-00076/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Southport, Chemung County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to remove approximately 3600 cubic yards of deposited gravel to restore the channel capacity of Dry Run (Class C).  This project will take place along 800 lineal feet of Dry Run to the confluence with Seely Creek (Class C(t)). The purpose of this project is to improve channel capacity for flood damage reduction and will be executed under the plans and guidance of the Chemung County Soil and Water Conservation District.
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 Jan 2 2004.
Contact: Jenny A Landry
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466

Ontario County

Applicant: Robert E Schram
Facility: Schram Farms Mine
Garnsey Rd
Manchester, NY
Application ID: 8-3236-00091/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Manchester, Ontario County
Project Description:
The applicants propose to establish and operate a surface, unconsolidated sand and gravel mine on their property in the Town of Manchester.  The mine site is on the south side of Garnsey Road,approximately 200 west of the Palmyra Street intersection.  The life-of mine area is 4.9 acres within a 132 ac. parcel owned by Robert Schram of Palmyra.  The mine will operate as a traditional surface excavation of Palmyra series gravely loam which is the predominate soil type at the site.  Mining will be done with standard mechanical/hydraulic equipment, standard for surface mining.  there will be no mining below the local water table.  No processing of excavated material is proposed.  Maximum mining rate will not exceed 100 tons-per-hour and approximately 45,000 c.y. of material is available to be mined.  The operational life of the mine is estimated to be 5+/- years. Final reclamation will restore the site to graded, stabilized and revegetated open space.
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 Jan 16 2004.
Contact: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
jlcole@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Elam Sand & Gravel Corp
PO Box 65
West Bloomfield, NY 14585
Facility: West Bloomfield Pit
8222 Rt 5 & 20
West Bloomfield, NY 14585
Application ID: 8-3250-00010/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: West Bloomfield, Ontario County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a modification to the current mining operation at the Elam Sand & Gravel West Bloomfield mine.  The modification will add +/-21.8 acres of sand and gravel reserves located along the western property line of the existing 5 & 20 pit.  The mineral rights on the adjoining property, previously mined as the "Baughman Mine", have been aquired by Elam. The mining and reclamation plans are being revised to allow for the mining of this area to a re-established, final mine floor elevation at 960 AMSL.  The modification will add approximately 1.2 million c.y. of material available for excavation, and will add approximately 7 years to the operational life of the mine.  There are no changes proposed in the rate of mining, truck traffic, processing or any other aspect of the current mine operation.    
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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Jan 16 2004.
Contact: John L Cole
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
jlcole@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Seneca County

Applicant: Edward Rice
Facility: Rice Property
3489 Rt 89, Lane B, Brown Farm Rd
Fayette, NY
Application ID: 8-4522-00200/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Fayette, Seneca County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 175 lineal feet of laid stone wall along the shoreline of Cayuga Lake on their property located at 3489 Rt. 89 in the Town of Fayette, Seneca County.

The application is available for review at the Region 8 office, located at 6274 East Avon - Lima Rd., Avon.


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 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 Jan 2 2004.
Contact: Christine Setari
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
casetari@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: John E Gustafson
Facility: Gustafson Property
3481 Rt 89 (BROWN Farm Rd Lane B)
Fayette, NY
Application ID: 8-4522-00205/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Fayette, Seneca County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 170 lineal feet of laid stone wall along the shoreline of Cayuga Lake on their property located at 3481 Rt. 89 in the Town of Fayette, Seneca County.

The application is available for review at the Region 8 office, located at 6274 East Avon - Lima Rd., Avon.

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 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 Jan 2 2004.
Contact: Christine Setari
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
casetari@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Casey Barduhn
Facility: Barduhn Property
4590 Rt 89
Varick, NY
Application ID: 8-4536-00111/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Varick, Seneca County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 140 lineal feet of stone rip rap along the shoreline of Cayuga Lake on their property located at 4590 Rt. 89 in the Town of Varick, Seneca County.

The application is available for review at the Region 8 office, located at 6274 East Avon - Lima Rd., Avon.
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 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 Jan 2 2004.
Contact: Christine Setari
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
casetari@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: James Bright
Facility: Bright Property
4497 Rt 89
Varick, NY
Application ID: 8-4536-00131/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Varick, Seneca County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 245 lineal feet of stone rip rap along the shoreline of Cayuga Lake on their property located at 4497 Rt. 89 in the Town of Varick, Seneca County.

The application is available for review at the Region 8 office, located at 6274 East Avon - Lima Rd., Avon.

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 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 Jan 2 2004.
Contact: Christine Setari
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
casetari@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals