Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 07/19/2006

Monroe County

Applicant: St Marks Coptic Orthodox Church
530 Lehigh Station Rd
West Henrietta, NY 14586
Facility: Coptic Monastery of St Shenouda
525 Lehigh Station Rd
West Henrietta, NY 14586
Application ID: 8-2632-00316/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Henrietta, Monroe County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to construct "The Coptic Monastery of Shenouda", a 9,000 square foot building, south of Lehigh Station Road in the Town of Henrietta.  The construction of the driveway, building, and parking area will involve parts of NYS Freshwater Wetland HR-25.  All work will comply with the Department's Stormwater SPDES General Permit for Construction Activities.   
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 Aug 4 2006.
Contact: Robert I Shearer
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schuyler County

Applicant: Greg Bennett
Facility: Bennett Property
520 Co Rte 16
Monterey, NY
Application ID: 8-4430-00049/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Orange, Schuyler County
Project Description:
With the guidance of the Schuyler County Soil and Water Conservation District, the applicant proposes to use a former channel of Mead’s Creek to create a high flow channel to prevent flooding of nearby homes during high flow events. In order to construct the high flow channel, the applicant proposes to install an temporary culvert for equipment crossing of the creek.  The entrance to the high flow channel will be protected by a heavy rock sill to prevent the high flow channel from becoming the main channel. A 110 foot section of rip rap will also be placed at the location where the high flow channel reenters the creek.  The project is located in Meads Creek (Pa 3-58-3 (C(TS)) along Route 16 in the Town of Orange approximately 1.75 miles east of the Steuben County/ Schuyler County line.
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:
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 Aug 4 2006.
Contact: Jenny A Landry
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals