Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 01/14/2004

Herkimer County

Applicant: BRIDGEWATER-WEST Winfield Ctl Sch Dist
Fairground Rd
West Winfield, NY 13491
Facility: Mt Markham MIDDLE/W Winfield Elem School
Rt 20 Meetings Rd
West Winfield, NY 13491
Application ID: 6-2156-00014/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Herkimer County
Project Description:
The department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for permit modification to include an additional discharge (new outfall 006) of a varying amount of treated wash wastewater into the Unadilla River from a primary treatment unit at the applicant’s facility located at 500 Fairground Road, Village of Westwinfield . The applicant plans to discharge wash water from the school bus garage cold water wash bay through an oil and water separator to outfall 006. Additionally new sampling, monitoring, and reporting requirements will be added.

    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 a 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, NY-0256919.

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 performed.
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 Feb 13 2004.
Contact: Patrick M Clearey
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals