Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 09/15/2004

Herkimer County

Applicant: Katrina Hanna
Facility: Hanna Property on West Canada Creek
8228 State Route 28
Barneveld, NY 13304
Application ID: 6-2144-00077/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Herkimer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to armor 200 feet of stream bank on West Canada Creek, a class C, standards C(T) trout stream. The project is located within a special regulation section (No-Kill) of this highly utilized trout fishery. Armoring will consist of heavy stone fill. The site has been subject to severe erosion.

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 1 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

Lewis County

Applicant: Omniafiltra LLC
9567 Main Street
Beaver Falls, NY 13305
Facility: Omniafiltra LLC
9567 Main Street
Beaver Falls, NY 13305
Application ID: 6-2320-00015/02001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for a modification of an existing SPDES permit (NY0002755) to discharge approximately 1.25 MGD of treated process waste water to a tributary of the Beaver River. The discharge is from an existing outfall (001) at the permittee's paper mill located in the Hamlet of Beaver Falls in Lewis County. The modification also includes the discharge of approximately 2700 GPD  of treated sanitary waste water (outfall 004) and various additional flows (intake water overflow, fire pump overflow and storm water) from other existing outfalls discharging to the Beaver River. The modification SPDES permit also includes a compliance schedule for ground water monitoring around the mill's waste water treatment lagoons and relocation of outfall 001 for the direct discharge to the Beaver River. The modification allows the paper mill to discharge treated process waste water during a full 24 hour production rate of 25 tons per day.
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 15 2004.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Martinsburg
PO Box 144
Martinsburg, NY 13404 -0144
Facility: Town of Martinsburg French Road Property
French ROAD|THREE Miles West of Martinsburg
Martinsburg, NY
Application ID: 6-2340-00040/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to upgrade the French Road, located approximately 3 miles west of the hamlet of Martinsburg, to facilitate construction of the Flat Rock Wind Power Project.  The road will be widened 26' on the North side, resulting in the loss of approximately 11,300 square feet of federally regulated freshwater wetland.  Wetland impacts associated with the Flat Rock Wind Power Project are being mitigated through the creation of, and restoration of wetlands in the area.
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 1 2004.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Martinsburg
PO Box 144
Martinsburg, NY 13404 -0144
Facility: Town of Martinsburg Graves Road Property
Graves ROAD|3 Miles West of Martinsburg
Martinsburg, NY
Application ID: 6-2340-00041/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to upgrade the Graves Road, 2.5 miles west of the hamlet of Martinsburg, to facilitate construction of the Flat Rock Wind Power Project.  The road will be widened 22.5' on the east side, resulting in the loss of approximately 8700 square feet of federally regulated freshwater wetland.  Wetland impacts associated with the Flat Rock Wind Power Project are being mitigated through the creation of, and restoration of wetlands in the area.
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 1 2004.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals