Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 05/25/2005

Allegany County

Applicant: A L Blades & Sons Inc
7610 County Rt 65
PO Box 590
Hornell, NY 14843 -0590
Facility: Smith Gravel Pit
Northwest of Spring Valley RD/SOUTH Rd Intersection
Cuba, NY
Application ID: 9-0248-00128/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Cuba, Allegany County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the mining of gravel with material processing by a portable dry-screen that has a maximum capacity of 140 tons per hour, on 4.95 acres of land owned by Chad Smith.  The purpose is to provide material for I-86 repaving and bridge rehabilitation.  The estimated life of the mine is 5 years and the reclamation objective is agriculture.   The Smith Gravel Pit site is northwest of Spring Valley Road intersection with South Road and its haul road would provide access to South Road.   
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 Jun 24 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

Erie County

Applicant: NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
Facility: Clarence Auto Tire Stockpile
Main St Rt 5 - S Side - E of Clarence Town Line
Newstead, NY 14001
Application ID: 9-1456-00055/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Newstead, Erie County
Project Description:
The NYS DEC Bureau of Waste Reduction and Recycling, Division of Solid and Hazardous Materials proposes to remediate a waste tire storage site referred to as the Clarence Auto Tire Stockpile, located at 11167 Main Street. Approximately 650,000 waste tires will be shredded onsite before removal. The tires intrude into the regulated100 foot wide adjacent area of NYS Freshwater Wetland CL-11. The project operation will take place for approximately one year. Upon completion of reclamation, disturbed ground areas will be regraded, seeded and mulched. The application is available for review and comment at the regional office.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 Jun 10 2005.
Contact: Douglas E Borschel
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Wyoming County

Applicant: D & H Excavating Inc
11939 Rte 98 South
Arcade, NY 14009
Facility: D & H Excavating Bray Road Gravel Pit
Hiram & Bray Rd Intersection - Nw
Arcade, NY 14009
Application ID: 9-5620-00094/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Arcade, Wyoming County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to extend the mine operating hours, currently 7:00 a.m. to  6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, to be 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday during the months of April through October, with no change in operating hours during November through April (7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).  No other changes are proposed.  The mine is located on the west side of Hiram Road about 210 feet north of its intersection with Bray Road.   
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 Jun 24 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

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