Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 11/02/2005

Cattaraugus County

Applicant: Country Side Sand & Gravel Inc
Taylor Hollow Rd
PO Box 400
Collins, NY 14034
Facility: Countryside Youngs Rd North Mine
Youngs Road
Leon, NY 14751
Application ID: 9-0452-00025/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Leon, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes three additions, 2.85 acres total, to the existing 40 acre mine and to excavate up to 21 feet deeper.  Two additions involve the elimination of set-backs along the Youngs Road right-of-way, including minor use of the highway right-of-way, east and west of the "Old Amish Church Cemetery", for overburden stockpiling.  The third adds 0.96 acres owned by Mr. John Hersberger as well as the set-back between this addition and the current mine boundary, also for overburden stockpiling. No other changes, including the agricultural reclamation objective, are proposed.  This mine is located at the northwest corner of the intersection of Youngs Road with New York State Route 62.   
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. 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 Dec 2 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

Chautauqua County

Applicant: Arthur S Holmes
Facility: Holmes Property
4387 Lakeside Dr
Bemus Point, NY 14712
Application ID: 9-0636-00194/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Ellery, Chautauqua County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install heavy stone rock riprap bank protection along approximately 100 lineal feet of Chautauqua Lake shoreline.  The project site is located at 4387 Lakeside Drive, Bemus Point.
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 Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Nov 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

Erie County

Applicant: Erie Co Soil & Water Conservation Dist
50 Commerce Way
East Aurora, NY 14052
Facility: Reilly Property
6304 Patchin Rd
Boston, NY 14025
Application ID: 9-1426-00144/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Boston, Erie County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to stabilize approximately 330 linear feet of severely eroding stream bank along Eighteenmile Creek using rock riprap, two grade control structures to control downcutting of the stream bed and vegetative plantings above the rock.  Site preparation will include removal of a log jam, skimming of an on-site gravel bar for use as earth fill and bank shaping to obtain desired slopes.  The project is located at 6304 Patchin Road and is approximately 800 feet southeast of the intersection of Patchin and Back Creek 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:
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 Nov 18 2005.
Contact: Charles D Cranston
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Bruce G Phillips
Facility: Phillips Property
2120 East River Road
Grand Island, NY
Application ID: 9-1446-00082/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Grand Island, Erie County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install approximately 130 linear feet of rock rip rap as protection against shoreline erosion.  The project also consists of a one time only maintenance dredging of approximately 148 cubic yards at the existing dock location.
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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Nov 21 2005.
Contact: Denise C Matthews
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Niagara County

Applicant: Floyd D Clark
Facility: Clark Marina/ Veterans Memorial Park
1 Shore Dr
Wilson, NY 14172
Application ID: 9-2942-00033/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Wilson, Niagara County
Project Description:
Construction of a Veterans Memorial Park, requiring the filling and grading an area 80 feet by 70 feet, in the 100 foot wide regulated adjacent area of New York State Regulated Freshwater Wetland  WA-1.  The park will consist of three monuments, walking paths and benches for sitting.
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:
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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Nov 18 2005.
Contact: Steven J Miller
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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