Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 09/22/2004

Cayuga County

Applicant: Dwight H Emmons
Facility: Dwight H Emmons Property
72 Lilly Ln
Red Creek, NY 13146
Application ID: 7-0526-00053/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Conquest, Cayuga County
Project Description:
To fill approximately .50 acre of regulated freshwater wetland M-1 to cover an abandoned dump site and construct a seasonal single family home.
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:
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 8 2004.
Contact: John H Merriman, Jr
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland SUB-OFFICE
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
r7dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Onondaga County

Applicant: Lawrence M Ruston
Facility: Ruston Property
3384 West Lake St
Skaneateles, NY 13152
Application ID: 7-3150-00089/00008
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Skaneateles, Onondaga County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct an approximately 210' retaining wall along the shore of his property on Skaneateles Lake.  Also included in this project is filling in a small portion, approximately 5' x 15.5', of an existing covered boat slip and the removal of an old submerged boat ramp.  Location: 3384 West Lake Road, Skaneateles (T).
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:
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 Oct 8 2004.
Contact: Joanne L March
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
r7dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Oswego County

Applicant: Robert L Weaver
Facility: Hogs Back Pit
Hogs Back Road
Hastings, NY 13076
Application ID: 7-3532-00099/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Hastings, Oswego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to mine unconsolidated sand and gravel from 10.1 acres of land within a 30 acre life-of-mine facility on a 76.5 acre parcel of land owned by the applicant located north of Hogs Back Road in the Town of Hastings.  The application and draft permit are available for review in the Syracuse Office
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:
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 22 2004.
Contact: Joseph M Dlugolenski
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438
r7dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Tompkins County

Applicant: Wilcox Press Inc
17 Hall Woods Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
Facility: Wilcox Press Inc Facility
Hall Road & NYS Rte 13
Dryden, NY 13053
Application ID: 7-5024-00049/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Dryden, Tompkins County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a draft permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law and made a tentative decision to approve an application for an Air State Facility Permit for Wilcox Press Inc., located at 17 Hall Woods Road, Ithaca, NY, Town of Dryden.  The purpose of the draft permit is to replace an existing Certificate to Operate with an updated Air State Facility Permit, and include federally enforceable permit conditions which limit (cap) facility wide emissions below the applicability levels of 6 NYCRR Part 201-6 and 40CFR70, Title V permitting.

Wilcox Press Inc. is a commercial printing facility primarily consisting of heat set web offset lithography printing presses for producing magazines, catalogs, brochures and similar products.  The volatile organic compound (VOC) and hazardous air pollutant (HAP) emissions from the printing press dryers are controlled by a regenerative thermal oxidizer, which has been stack tested and demonstrated compliance with the control requirements specified in 6 NYCRR Part 234, Graphic Arts.  The facility also consists of paper baling operations controlled by a fabric filter, and various exempt activities including combustion installations, thermal packaging operations, ultraviolet curing operations, and miscellaneous material handling operation

The permit establishes facilitywide federally enforceable emission caps for volatile organic compounds and hazardous air pollutants to keep the facility below the following major source thresholds: (a) 50 tpy VOC; (b) 25 tpy aggregate HAPs; (c) 10 tpy individual HAP.  The permittee is required to maintain records and monitor facility emissions to verify compliance with permit conditions and limits, and to submit an annual capping certification report in accordance with 6 NYCRR Part 201-7.

The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC office provided in this notice. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions on filing for party status and submitting comments.
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 22 2004.
Contact: Michael K Barylski
NYSDEC Region 7 Cortland SUB-OFFICE
1285 Fisher Ave
Cortland, NY 13045
(607)753-3095
r7dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals