Region 8 SEQR and Other Notices Region 8 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 08/09/2006

Genesee County

Applicant: Town of Alabama
2218 Judge Road
Oakfield, NY 14125
Facility: Alabama Ctr Drainage Project
St Rtes 77 & 63 on Lewiston Rd
Alabama Center, NY
Application ID: 8-1820-00015/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Alabama, Genesee County
Project Description:
The Department is prepared to issue an individual Water Quality Cerification for the applicant's proposal to maintain 3,770 lineal feets of existing drainage ditches, install approximately 2,640 lineal feet of storm sewers, and build new catch basins within the hamlet of Alabama Center in the Town of Alabama, Genesee County, per the requirements of their approval from the Army Corps of Engineers, 2006-01326(0), to impact 0.42 acres of federal wetlands.
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 Aug 28 2006.
Contact: Christine Setari
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Orleans County

Applicant: Town of Ridgeway
410 West Ave
Medina, NY 14103 -1406
Facility: Ridgeway - T Wd #8
Horan & Portage Rds
Ridgeway, NY 14103
Application ID: 8-3434-00054/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Ridgeway, Orleans County
Project Description:
The Town of Ridgeway proposes to create Ridgeway Water District #8 and to make for use therein a supply of water estimated to average 9863 gallons per day from the Niagara County Water District Niagara River source via the Town of Hartland and the Village of Medina.  The project includes the installation of 16,010 linear feet of 8" water main and appurtenances to serve 59 parcels along Horan, Portage, and East Scott Roads.   The file is available for review and comment at NYSDEC Region 8.
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:
Ridgeway Town Board
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 Aug 25 2006.
Contact: Kimberly A Merchant
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Seneca County

Applicant: NYS Office of Parks, Rec & Historic Preservation
Agency Bldg 1
Empire State Plaza
Albany, NY 12238
Facility: NYS Seneca Lake State Park
100 WATERLOO-GENEVA Rd
Waterloo, NY 13165
Application ID: 8-4538-00008/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Waterloo, Seneca County
Project Description:
The Department has received an application to modify the above referenced wastewater discharge permit for Seneca Lake State Park to include outfalls for two new foot rinse facilities at the entrance to the spraypad and stormwater runoff from the spraypad.  These new foot rinse facilities and the stormwater runoff from the spraypad will generate approximately 600 additional gallons per day of wastewater from this facility.  The wastewater from the foot rinse facilities will be treated via a settling tank and leachfield prior to discharge.  All of the discharges from these three new outfalls will be subsurface.  

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application and to re-issue this pre-existing permit for a ten year term with updated regulatory requirements. As a tentative determination, the Department is seeking public comments prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  A draft permit is available for review.
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 Sep 8 2006.
Contact: Lisa M Porter
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 East AVON-LIMA Rd
Avon, NY 14414
(585)226-2466
r8dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Steuben County

Applicant: Chesapeake Appalachia LLC
900 Pennsylvania Ave
PO Box 6070
Charleston, WV 25362
Facility: NISTOCK/GRAY Natural Gas Pipeline
Mattoon Rd - 335 Ft S of Cayward Rd
Prattsburgh, NY
Application ID: 8-4660-00061/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Prattsburgh, Steuben County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the installation of 22,000 linear feet of a 4-inch steel natural gas gathering pipeline and 1,576 linear feet of 2-inch well line. The installation will involve a 13 wide area of disturbance in a new 40 foot wide right of way, including 0.25 acres of impact to federally regulated wetlands. The pipeline will cross approximately 726 linear feet of wetland, of which 148 linear feet will be trenched and 578 linear feet will be directionally bored.
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 Aug 25 2006.
Contact: Thomas P Haley
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