Region 9 SEQR and Other Notices Region 9 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 03/22/2006

Allegany County

Applicant: Allegany County
Rm 210 County Office Bldg
7 Court St
Belmont, NY 14813
Facility: Allegany County Water District #1
NYS Rt 19
Belmont, NY
Application ID: 9-0228-00047/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Amity, Allegany County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the installation of a water distribution system, which will include 7,700 linear feet of 12 inch watermain and related appurtenances, to serve the newly created Allegany County Water District No. 1.   Under the terms of a Water Sales Agreement, the County proposes to purchase water from the village of Belmont in amounts estimated to average 26,200 gallons per day with a maximum daily demand of 39,300 gallons per day.  This new water district will initially serve a total of 24 residential, 4 commercial parcels and the new Allegany County Correctional Facility.  The new water district will encompass 220 acres of land along NYS Rte. 19 from the south boundary of the Village of Belmont extending south about 1 mile.
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:
Allegany County Legislature
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 7 2006.
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

Applicant: Eugene Parzych
Facility: Parzych Property
Jackson Hill Rd
Cuba, NY
Application ID: 9-0248-00131/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Cuba, Allegany County
Project Description:
The proposal is a USDA/NRCS Wetland Reserve Program (WRP) project to restore wetland hydrology on about 157 acres altered by previous farming and beaver dam removals in State regulated Freshwater Wetland #BC-1 and its 100-foot Adjacent Area. It is proposed to use existing soil piles from the southwest corner of the WRP site to construct a low-level earthen berm 4-foot high or less, 900 feet long, with a plastic sheet-pile weir to control peak storm discharges and a water control structure to control low flows outlet to Tributary 9 of Oil Creek.  Two 1.5 acre potholes are proposed at the northwest corner of the WRP site, in the 100-foot wide Adjacent Area of Wetland #BC-1. The project site is north side of Jackson Hill Road, east of NYS Rte. 305 and west of the Genesee Valley Greenway Trail in the Town of Cuba, Allegany County.
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 Apr 7 2006.
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: Honeywell International Inc
101 Columbia Rd
Morristown, NJ 07962
Facility: Honeywell Buffalo Research Lab
20 Peabody St
Buffalo, NY 14210
Application ID: 9-1402-00016/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 TItle 9 Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
Project is Located: Buffalo, Erie County
Project Description:
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has reviewed the Hazardous Waste Management Permit renewal application submitted by Honeywell International Inc., Buffalo Research Laboratory, 20 Peabody Street, Buffalo, and made a tentative determination to issue a 6 NYCRR Part 373 Permit to incorporate measures addressing soil and groundwater contamination.  The Part 373 Permit will require Honeywell International to develop an updated soil management plan and an updated annual groundwater monitoring program as part of Corrective Action measures.

The Draft Permit, application and fact sheet are available for public review during normal business hours at NYSDEC, Region 9 Office, Division of Environmental Permits, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY.  Copies of the documents are also available at NYSDEC, Division of Solid and Hazardous Materials, Albany, contact Person:  Mr. Edwin Dassatti.  

Interested persons can submit comments in writing to:  Mr. David Denk, NYSDEC, Division of Environmental Permits, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14203-2999, telephone no. (716) 851-7165 before the last filing date.  A mailing list will be maintained for this facility.  Persons interested in this facility's operations can submit a written request to the contact person to be put on the mailing list.  

In addition, any interested person may request a Public Hearing.  The request for a Public Hearing must be made in writing, stating the nature of the issues proposed to be raised in the hearing and be submitted to the contact person no later than the last date.             
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:
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 May 22 2006.
Contact: David S Denk
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203
(716)851-7165
r9dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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