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ENB Region 9 Completed Applications 01/20/2021

Erie County


Town of Orchard Park
4295 S Buffalo St
Orchard Park, NY 14127


Chestnut Ridge Village Sub-Division
Powers Rd & St Rte 277
Orchard Park, NY 14127

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Orchard Park, Erie County

Project Description:

This Department has received and made a tentative determination to approve the removal of approximately 1,100 cubic yards of sediment from an existing 0.33 acre pond which will impact 0.12 acres of the the regulated adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Freshwater Wetland HB-8. Dredged sediment will be transported and disposed of at a Town compost facility on Milestrip Road.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Feb 04, 2021.


Kerri L Pickard-DePriest
NYSDEC Region 9 Headquarters
270 Michigan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14203

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