Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 03/02/2005

Cattaraugus County

Applicant: Howard K Litchfield
Facility: Litchfield Property
Humphrey Rd
Great Valley, NY 14741
Application ID: 9-0444-00081/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Great Valley, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to reshape 120 lineal feet of Wrights Creek stream bank, seed the reshaped bank with an erosion resistant grass mixture and install a concrete block flow concentrator to create a scour hole to collect water for irrigation.  The project site is located approximately 1,000 feet north of the intersection of Humprey and Peth Roads
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 Mar 18 2005.
Contact: Mary E Hohmann
NYSDEC Region 9 Allegany SUB-OFFICE
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Chautauqua County

Applicant: Longhouse Estate Inc
7806 Bear Lake Rd
PO Box 59
Stockton, NY 14784 -0059
Facility: Longhouse Estate Gravel Pit
East of NYS Rte 60, 0.25 Mi. North of Chaut. Co. Rte 72
Cassadaga, NY 14718
Application ID: 9-0658-00170/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Pomfret, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to add a total of 9.6 acres to this sand and gravel mine, currently approved for 17.1 acres.  Of the addition, 6.2 acres are adjacent to the northeast corner of the current mine, mostly on property of Karl and Sally Lawson.  Excavation below the ground water table is proposed on the Lawson property, creating a pond of approximately 4 acres, up to 15 feet deep and on the applicant's property, creating a second 1.4 acre pond up to 12 feet deep.  The second pond is south of the existing mine in a previously mined area (circa 1950).  The reclamation objective for the remainder of the expansion is meadow.  Topsoil from the 4 acre pond site is proposed to be sold as mine product.
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. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Apr 1 2005.
Contact: Kenneth C Taft
NYSDEC Region 9 Allegany SUB-OFFICE
182 East Union - Suite 3
Allegany, NY 14706
(716)372-6242
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals