Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 06/01/2005

Niagara County

Applicant: Randall Benderson 1993-1 Trust
Attn William Rae
570 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY 14202
Facility: Benderson Property
1500 Military Rd
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Application ID: 9-2911-00044/02001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Niagara Falls, Niagara County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a perimeter access road, in the regulated 100 foot wide adjacent area of NYS Freshwater Wetland TW-3,  in conjunction with its proposed development of the former LaSalle High School site to be called the Wal-Mart Supercenter. Native plant species are proposed to be planted as a buffer along the property boundary which adjoins the wetland. Application materials are available for review and comment at the regional 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:
Niagara Falls City Planning Commission
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 17 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: Highland Glens Inc
PO Box 490
Lockport, NY 14095
Facility: Highland Glens Recreation Area
North & South Shore Drs West of Lapp Rd
Cowlesville, NY 14037
Application ID: 9-5624-00066/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Bennington, Wyoming County
Project Description:
Application of the aquatic herbicides elemental Copper (active ingredient in Cutrine-Plus), Dipotassium salt of endothall (active ingredient in Aquathol K), and Diquat Dibromide (active ingredient in Reward) to three lakes in the recreation area of Highland Glens, a 92 single-family lot residential development located west of Lapp Road.  The three lakes are Loch Moy (26 acres), Third or New Lake (24 acres), and Little Lake (5 acres).  Of the total of 55 acres for all three lakes it is proposed to apply Aquathol K and Reward to 15 of those 55 acres, and to apply Cutrine-Plus to 25 of those 55 acres.  The three herbicides requested for use are currently registered with the Department for use in New York State and are to be applied by spray.  The amounts proposed for use are within label guidelines and regulatory requirements.  
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:
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 Jun 17 2005.
Contact: Jeffrey E Dietz
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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