Department of Environmental Conservation

D E C banner

ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 06/30/2021

Genesee County


Genesee County
15 Main St
Batavia, NY 14020


Bissell Rd Water Main
Bissel Rd - Btwn N Lake Rd & Genesee/Monroe Co Line
Bergen, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Bergen, Genesee County

Project Description:

Corrected notice. Fixed Permittee: Genesee County proposes to install 1700 lineal feet of watermain, as part of the Genesee County Phase II Water Supply Project, along Bissell and North Lake Roads, in the Town of Bergen, which requires crossing of the adjacent area of NYS Freshwater Wetland CH-6 and crossing of Minnie Creek (a class C stream) by directional bore along Bissell Rd. The file is available electronically for review and comment by emailing

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 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: Genesee County

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for 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.

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 Jul 15, 2021.


Kimberly A Merchant
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 E Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414

  • Contact for this Page
  • ENB
    Division of Environmental Permits
    625 Broadway, 4th Floor
    Albany, NY 12233-1750
    Send us an email
  • This Page Covers
  • Page applies to all NYS regions