Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 06/09/2004

Oneida County

Applicant: Rome Strip Steel Co Inc
530 Henry St
Rome, NY 13440
Facility: Rome Strip Steel Co
530 Henry St
Rome, NY 13440
Application ID: 6-3013-00052/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) outfall for non-contact cooling water in the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland VE-14, a class One, 2,307 acre wetland. The construction consist of trenching and pipe laying through a paved area and graveled bank adjacent to the wetland. The cooling water will flow a short distance through a defined channel to Wood Creek.
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:
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 Jun 25 2004.
Contact: Patrick M Clearey
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica SUB-OFFICE
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501
(315)793-2555
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals