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ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 04/12/2006

Cattaraugus County

Applicant: Cattaraugus County
Court St
Little Valley, NY 14755
Facility: Co Rte 32
Co Rte 32 Along Beaver Meadows Creek
Ellicottville, NY
Application ID: 9-0436-00087/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Ellicottville, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install rock riprap with tiebacks, grade control structures, build a floodplain bench and plant vegetation along 400 linear feet of severely eroded Beaver Meadows Creek bank that is threatening County Rte. 32 (NYS Rte. 240).  The project site is located approximately 1,200 feet north of NYS Rte. 242.  
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 28 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: WIN-SUM Ski Corp
PO Box 370
Ellicottville, NY 14731 -0370
Facility: Holiday Valley Resort - Tannenbaum Reservoir
Mutton Hollow Rd
Mainsfield, NY
Application ID: 9-0460-00035/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Mansfield, Cattaraugus County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes construction of a "Class C", 31-foot high, earthen dam creating an approximate 12.6 acre reservoir that is expected to hold approximately 62 million gallons of water.   The spillway will consist of a reservoir drain system with a gate and a 12-inch diameter outlet pipe to a stone-lined plunge pool. The material to construct the dam will be obtained from within the reservoir area.  The purpose of the proposed reservoir is to store water that will be used to create snow for the facility’s existing ski slopes.  The project site is located in the Town of Mansfield, approximately 1.9 miles west of the intersection of NYS Route 219 and Holiday Valley Road.
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:
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 Apr 28 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: East Aurora Country Club
300 Girdle Rd
East Aurora, NY 14052 -1225
Facility: East Aurora Country Club
300 Girdle Rd
Aurora and Elma, NY 14052
Application ID: 9-1499-00045/00011
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Aurora, Erie County
Project Description:
Replacement of an existing 20 foot long timber bridge with a 30 foot long three span nail laminated timber deck structure supported by a series of timber pile bents and timber abutments.  The existing cart bridge traverses a low-lying area between the Sinking Pond (EA-7) Wetland and a small pond.  The bridge serves the12th hole of the East Aurora Country Club which is located at 300 Girdle Road.  The cart path approaches to the bridge will be elevated with fill to provide approximately 2 feet of freeboard over existing conditions.  In addition, a man-made pond located in front of the 18th hole green is proposed to be dredged.  The pond is located adjacent to the EA-7 Wetland, a class II wetland.
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 Apr 28 2006.
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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