Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 04/06/2005

Cattaraugus County

Applicant: Lime Lake Cottage Owners Association
183 Longpoint Drive
Machias, NY 14101 -9768
Facility: Lime Lake
East of NYS Route 16 Between Zoulke Rd and Hazelmere Ave
Machias, NY 14101
Application ID: 9-0458-00109/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Machias, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
Application of the granular aquatic herbicide Butoxyethyl Ester of 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid (active ingredient in Aqua-Kleen) to nine selected areas of Lime Lake, totaling approximately 30 acres, to control Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum).  Lime Lake is an approximately 150 acre lake located east of NYS Route 16 between Zoulke Road and Hazelmere Avenue.    
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and 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 Apr 21 2005.
Contact: Jeffrey E Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Erie County

Applicant: Town of Orchard Park
S4295 S Buffalo St
Orchard Park, NY 14127
Facility: Green Lake
Between North Lake Dr and South Shore Dr
Orchard Park, NY 14127
Application ID: 9-1460-00169/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Orchard Park, Erie County
Project Description:
Application of the aquatic herbicides Copper Sulfate Pentahydrate (active ingredient in Copper Sulfate), Diquat Dibromide (active ingredient in Reward), and Dipotasium salt of endothal (active ingredient in Aquathol-K) to six nearshore acres of Green Lake.  Green Lake is an approximately 18.2 acre lake located on the South Branch of Smokes Creek immediately downstream (west of) South Buffalo Street (NYS Routes 240 and 277).
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
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 Apr 21 2005.
Contact: Jeffrey E Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Tonawanda
2919 Delaware St
Kenmore, NY 14217 -2308
Facility: Town of Tonawanda Boat Harbor
218 Aqua Lane Foot of Sheridan Drive
Tonawanda, NY
Application ID: 9-1464-00144/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Tonawanda, Erie County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to build a 20 foot by 12 foot small craft launch approximately 40 feet north of the existing concrete boat launch at the Park facility located at 218 Aqua Lane.  In adddition, plans exist to replace approximately 100 feet of existing retaining wall to match existing sheet pile walls.  Other alterations to the river bank include the removal of approximately 2800 square yards of concrete rubble to be replaced with heavy stone fill.
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:
Tonawanda Town Board
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 Apr 25 2005.
Contact: David S Denk
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals