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   35-313-011:  Metkote Laminated Products, Inc. (Keyser Avenue and Union Street, Taylor, PA 18517), for operation of a metal/vinyl lamination line in Taylor Borough, Lackawanna County.

   45-320-003B:  Mack Printing Co. (1991 Northampton Street, Easton, PA 18042), for operation of Printing Line No. 55 at 34 North Crystal Street, East Stroudsburg, Monroe County.

   Northcentral Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 208 West Third Street, Suite 101, Williamsport, PA 17701, (570) 327-3637.

   41-303-006A:  Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. (450 East College Avenue, Bellefonte, PA 16823), for operation of a drum mix asphalt concrete plant and associated air cleaning device (a fabric collector) in Fairfield Township, Lycoming County. This plant is subject to Subpart I of the Federal Standards of Performance for New Stationary Sources.

   Southwest Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745, (412) 442-4174.

   OP-04-00600:  MJ Mining Co. (1021 Whitestown Road, Butler, PA 16001), for operation of coal crushing and screening at Mine 1 in Greene Township, Beaver County.

   Northwest Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335-3481, (814) 332-6940.

   PA-10-028G:  Armstrong Cement and Supply Co. (100 Clearfield Road, Cabot, PA 16023), for operation of a stone elevator in West Winfield, Butler County.

   PA-10-171A:  Butler Color Press (Bonnie Brook Industrial Park, P. O. Box 31, Butler, PA 16003), for operation of a web offset heatset printing press in Butler and Summit Townships, Butler County.

   PA-16-132A:  Temple Inland Forest Products Corp. (One Fiberboard Avenue, Shippenville, PA 16254), for operation of a regenerative thermal oxidizer in Paint Township, Clarion County.

   PA-24-012A:  Carbide/Graphite Group, Inc. (800 Theresia Street, St. Marys, PA 15857), for operation of coke and graphite material handling in St. Marys, Elk County.

   PA-33-160A:  Reynoldsville Casket Co. (5th Street Extension, P. O. Box 68, Reynoldsville, PA 15851), for operation of color and clearcoat paint booths in Reynoldsville, Jefferson County.

   PA-37-051B:  Reactive Metals and Alloys Corp. (West Pittsburg Plant, Route 168, P. O. Box 366, West Pittsburg, PA 16160), for operation of magnesium grinding in Taylor Township, Lawrence County.

   PA-42-176B:  Allegheny Medium Density Fiberboard, Limited Partnership (Hutchins Road, R. D. 1, Box 266, Kane, PA 16735), for operation of a sander dust system in Sargeant Township, McKean County.

   62-312-029A:  United Refining Co. (Bradley and Dobson Streets, P. O. Box 780, Warren, PA 16365), for operation of Tanks 430 and 432 in Warren, Warren County.

PLAN APPROVALS


Applications received and intent to issue Plan Approvals under the Air Pollution Control Act (35 P. S. §§ 4001--4015).

   Northeast Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, Two Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 17811-0790, (570) 826-2531.

   40-317-022:  Hershey Foods Corp. (Hazleton Plant, Humboldt Industrial Park, P. O. Box 340, Hazleton, PA 18201), for construction of Line 5 pan polishing operation in Hazle Township, Luzerne County.

   40-328-003:  UGI Development Co. (c/o Allegheny Energy, 10435 Downsville Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21740), for construction of a single cycle turbine at the Hunlock Station, Hunlock Township, Luzerne County.

   40-313-033B:  Coates Electrographics, Inc. (Country Club Road, P. O. Box 160, Dallas, PA 18612), for construction of a toner production line in Dallas Township, Luzerne County.

   39-317-012C:  Friskies Petcare (2050 Pope Road, Allentown, PA 18104), for modification of a pet food process in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.

   Southcentral Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110, (717) 705-4702.

   07-05003A:  Norfolk Southern Railway Co. (Juniata Locomotive Shop, 200 North 4th Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601), for installation of a locomotive truck paint spray booth controlled by dry filters and a traction motor overhaul cartridge collection unit in the Juniata Locomotive Shop in Logan Township, Blair County.

   Northcentral Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 208 West Third Street, Suite 101, Williamsport, PA 17701, (570) 327-3637.

   49-309-002A:  Watsontown Brick Co. (P. O. Box 68, Watsontown, PA 17777), for construction of a brick tunnel kiln and associated air cleaning devices (a two stage lime and sodium bicarbonate injection system and a fabric collector for the control of hydrogen fluoride and hydrogen chloride emissions) as well as for the construction of a dryer, a hammermill, screens, conveyors, a pug mill and a surface coater and associated air cleaning devices (two fabric collectors) in Delaware Township, Northumberland County. The hammermill, screens, and the like are subject to Subpart OOO of the Federal Standards of Performance for New Stationary Sources. Hydrogen fluoride and hydrogen chloride have been designated as hazardous air pollutants by the Federal Environmental Protection Agency.

   49-318-032:  Norka Mfg., Inc. (103 East Fifth Street, Building 8, Watsontown, PA 17777), for construction of a wood furniture finishing operation (a spray booth) in the Borough of Watsontown, Northumberland County.

   Northwest Regional Office:  Air Quality Program, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335-3481, (814) 332-6940.

   PA-10-0062A:  Slippery Rock University (Slippery Rock, PA 16057-1326), for modification of Boiler No. 1 and No. 2 at the maintenance facility in Slippery Rock, Butler County. This modification will result in the reduction of NOx and particulate emissions. The facility will be required to comply with fugitive, particulate matter, odor and visible emission standards of 25 Pa. Code Chapter 123. The facility will conduct stack tests to confirm compliance with the particulate emission standards. The Plan Approval and Operating Permit will contain additional recordkeeping and operating restrictions designed to keep the facility operating within all applicable air quality requirements.

MINING

APPLICATIONS TO CONDUCT COAL AND NONCOAL ACTIVITIES

MINING ACTIVITY APPLICATIONS

   Applications under the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act (52 P. S. §§ 1396.1--1396.31); the Noncoal Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act (52 P. S. §§ 3301--3326); The Clean Streams Law (35 P. S. §§ 691.1--691.1001); the Coal Refuse Disposal Control Act (52 P. S. §§ 30.51--30.66); The Bituminous Mine Subsidence and Land Conservation Act (52 P. S. §§ 1406.1--1406.21). Mining activity permits issued in response to such applications will also address the applicable permitting requirements of the following statutes:  the Air Pollution Control Act (35 P. S. §§ 4001--4015); the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act (32 P. S. §§ 693.1--693.27); and the Solid Waste Management Act (35 P. S. §§ 6018.101--6018.1003).

   The following permit applications to conduct mining activities have been received by the Department of Environmental Protection. A copy of the application is available for inspection at the District mining office indicated above each application. Where a 401 water quality certification is needed for any aspect of a particular proposed mining activity, the submittal of the permit application will serve as the request for such certification.

   Written comments or objections, or requests for informal conferences on applications, may be submitted by any person or any officer or head of any Federal, State or local government agency or authority to the Department at the same address within 30 days of this publication, or within 30 days after the last publication of the applicant's newspaper advertisement, as provided by 25 Pa. Code § 86.31--34 and § 77.121--23 (relating to public notices of filing of permit applications, opportunity for comment, and informal conferences).

   Where any of the mining activities listed below will have discharges of wastewater to streams, the Department will incorporate NPDES permits into the mining activity permits issued in response to these applications. The NPDES permits will contain, at a minimum, technology-based effluent limitations (as described in the Department's regulations--25 Pa. Code §§ 77.522, 87.102, 88.92, 88.187, 88.242, 89.52, and 90.102) for iron, manganese, suspended solids, settleable solids, alkalinity, and pH. In addition to the above, more restrictive effluent limitations, restrictions on discharge volume, or restrictions on the extent of mining which may occur will be incorporated into a mining activity permit when necessary for compliance with water quality standards (in accordance with 25 Pa. Code Chapters 93 and 95). Persons or agencies which have requested review of the NPDES permit requirements for a particular mining activity within the above-mentioned public comment period will be provided with a 30-day period to review and submit comments on those requirements.

   Written comments or objections should contain the name, address and telephone number of persons submit-ting comments or objections; application number; and a statement of sufficient detail to inform the Department on the basis of comment or objection and relevant facts upon which it is based. Requests for an informal conference must contain the name, address and telephone number of requestor; application number; a brief summary of the issues to be raised by the requestor at the conference; and a statement whether the requestor desires to have the conference conducted in the locality of the proposed mining activities.

   Pottsville District Office, 5 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA 17901-2454.

Coal Applications Received

   54733020C10. Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company (P. O. Box 311, Tamaqua, PA 18201), correction to an existing anthracite surface mine operation in Tamaqua, Coaldale, Nesquehoning, Lansford Boroughs, Schuylkill and Carbon Counties, affecting 7,596.0 acres, receiving stream--Little Schuylkill River and Panther Creek. Application received November 12, 1999.

   54840209R3. Mazaika Coal Company (R. R. 4, Box 391, Tamaqua, PA 18252), renewal of a surface mine, coal refusing reprocessing operation in Rush Township, Schuylkill County, affecting 24.0 acres, receiving stream--Little Schuylkill. Application received November 15, 1999.

   40940101R. Pioneer Aggregates, Inc. (202 Main Street, Laflin, PA 18702), renewal of an anthracite surface mine in Laflin Borough and Plains Township, Luzerne County, affecting 117.0 acres, receiving stream--Susquehanna River. Application received November 16, 1999.

   40990101. Hazleton Shaft Corporation, (P. O. Box 435, Hazleton, PA 18201), commencement, operation and restoration of an anthracite surface mine operation and coal preparation plant facility in Hazle Township and the City of Hazleton, Luzerne County affecting 481.0 acres, receiving stream--Hazle and Nescopeck Creeks. Application received November 19, 1999.

   McMurray District Office, 3913 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317.

   56911302. RoxCoal, Inc. (1576 Stoystown Rd., P. O. Box 149, Friedens, PA 15541), to revise the permit for the Longview Mine in Shade Township, Somerset County to add five ventilation boreholes and associated surface acreage, no additional discharges. Application received October 28, 1999.

   56911602. Elton Coal Co. (509 15th St., Windber, PA 15963), to renew the permit for the Huskin Run Tipple in Shade Township, Somerset County to renew existing permit, no additional discharges. Application received November 3, 1999.

   Knox District Office, P. O. Box 669, Knox, PA 16232.

   16950101. Original Fuels, Inc. (P. O. Box 343, Punxsutawney, PA 15767). Renewal of an existing bituminous surface strip operation in Clarion and Limestone Townships, Clarion County affecting 43.3 acres. Receiving streams:  Two unnamed tributaries of Piney Creek to Piney Creek to the Clarion River to the Allegheny River. Application for reclamation only. Application received November 17, 1999.

   37840104. Ambrosia Coal & Construction Co. (P. O. Box 422, Edinburg, PA 16116). Renewal of an existing bituminous surface strip, auger and tipple refuse disposal operation in North Beaver Township, Lawrence County, affecting 400.0 acres. Receiving streams:  Three unnamed tributaries to Hickory Run to the Mahoning River to the Beaver River. Application received November 18, 1999.

   Greensburg District Office, R. R. 2, Box 603-C, Greensburg, PA 15601.

   65920106R. M. B. Energy, Inc. (250 Airport Road, P. O. Box 1319, Indiana, PA 15701-1310). Renewal application received for continued reclamation of a bituminous surface mine located in Derry Township, Westmoreland County, affecting 61.9 acres. Receiving streams:  Stony Run and an unnamed tributary to Stony Run. Renewal application received:  November 10, 1999.

   65960111. Sosko Coal Company, Inc. (R. R. 3, Box 330, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666). Revision received to change the land use on the lands of Frank P. Allegra from forestland to pastureland on an existing bituminous surface mine located in East Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland County, affecting 53.5 acres. Receiving streams:  unnamed tributaries of Buffalo Run to Buffalo Run. Revision application received:  November 16, 1999.

   03990109. Mears Enterprises, Inc. (P. O. Box 157, Clymer, PA 15728). Application received for commencement, operation and reclamation of a bituminous surface auger mine located in Wayne Township, Armstrong County, proposed to affect 58.0 acres. Receiving streams:  unnamed tributaries to South Fork Pine Creek and South Fork Pine Creek to Pine Creek to the Allegheny River. Application received:  November 16, 1999.

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED UNDER SECTION 401:  FEDERAL WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ACT

ENCROACHMENTS

APPLICATIONS

   The following permit applications and requests for Environmental Assessment approval and requests for water quality certification have been received by the Department of Environmental Protection. Section 401 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C.A. § 1341(a)), requires the state to certify that the involved projects will not violate the applicable provisions of 33 U.S.C.A. §§ 1311--1313, 1316 and 1317) as well as relevant state requirements. Initial requests for 401 certification will be published concurrently with the permit application. Persons objecting to approval of a request for certification under Section 401 or to the issuance of a Dam Safety or Encroachment Permit, or the approval of Environmental Assessments must submit any comments, suggestions or objections within 30 days of the date of this notice as well as any questions to the office noted above the application.

   Persons with a disability who wish to attend the hearing and require an auxiliary aid, service or other accommodation to participate in the proceedings, please contact the specified program. TDD users may contact the Department through the Pennsylvania AT&T Relay Service at (800) 654-5984.


Applications received under the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act (32 P. S. §§ 693.1--693.27) and section 302 of the Flood Plain Management Act (32 P. S. § 679.302) and requests for certification under section 401 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act.

   Southeast Regional Office:  Program Manager, Water Management Program, Lee Park, Suite 6010, 555 North Lane, Conshohocken, PA 19428.

   E23-391. Encroachment. Atlantic Pipeline, Fort Mifflin Marine Terminal, Philadelphia, PA 19153. To construct and maintain two new Mooring Dolphins 1A and 15A at the existing Berth A and Berth B facilities connected to the existing dolphins by a catwalk supported by ten 12-inch diameter concrete filled pipe pilings. The Mooring Dolphins will consist of 23-foot by 17-foot reinforced concrete platforms each supported by approximately sixteen, 14-inch diameter concrete filled pipe pilings. These activities are located at the Fort Mifflin Terminal located on Hog Island Road along the right bank of the Delaware River (Woodbury, NJ-PA Quadrangle N:  21.5 inches; W:  13.3 inches) in Tinicum Township, Delaware County and the City and County of Philadelphia. This permit also authorizes the maintenance of all previous mooring and docking facilities authorized under Permit E2378713T-1.

   Northeast Regional Office:  Soils and Waterways Section, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790, (717) 826-5485.

   EA54-003NE. Encroachment. Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Abandoned Reclamation, 2 Public Square, 5th Floor, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790. To backfill four existing waterbodies totaling 1.86 acres in conjunction with Abandoned Mine Reclamation project OSM 54 (3648) 101.1, Blackwood West. (Minersville, PA Quadrangle N:  2.0 inches; W:  14.0 inches), in Reilly Township, Schuylkill County (Baltimore District, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers).

   EA40-006NE. Encroachment. Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Abandoned Reclamation, 2 Public Square, 5th Floor, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790. To backfill one existing waterbody totaling 0.43 acre in conjunction with Abandoned Mine Reclamation project OSM 40 (3748) 101.1, East Askam. (Wilkes-Barre West, PA Quadrangle N:  13.5 inches, W:  9.25 inches), in Hanover Township, Luzerne County (Baltimore District, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers).

   Southcentral Regional Office:  Section Chief, Water Management Program, Soils and Waterways Section, 909 Elmerton Avenue, 2nd Floor, Harrisburg, PA 17110, (717) 705-4707.

   E21-299. Encroachment. Pinehurst Hills, 2171 Tall Oaks Lane, York, PA 17403. To construct and maintain three 54-inch diameter reinforced concrete pipe by 110 feet stream enclosure and to fill in 0.072 acre of de minimis wetland to construct Eliza Way for the proposed housing development called Watts Tract located about 2,000 feet north of the Good Hope Road and Smith Drive intersection (Harrisburg, PA Quadrangle N:  5.5 inches; W:  16.5 inches) in Hampden Township, Cumberland County.

   E21-302. Encroachment. UGI Utilities, Inc., 1500 Paxton Street, P. O. Box 3565, Harrisburg, PA 17015. To construct and maintain a 4-inch diameter gas line to be fastened at the downstream side of the Bridge Road bridge (SR 1015) across the Conodoguinet Creek to supply gas to customers (Harrisburg West, PA Quadrangle N:  4.9 inches; W:  10.4 inches) in East Pennsboro Township, Cumberland County.

   E36-682. Encroachment. Bent Creek Country Club, 2345 Quarry Road, Lititz, PA 17543. To construct and maintain a 20-foot span and a 160-foot span footbridge supported on 18-inch diameter concrete pilaster bases spaced at 10-foot centers across the Little Conestoga Creek (WWF) located at the Bent Creek Country Club for pedestrian access between the golf course (Lancaster, PA Quadrangle N:  22.0 inches; W:  15.0 inches) in Manheim and East Hempfield Townships, Lancaster County.

   Northcentral Region:  Water Management, Soils and Waterways Section, F. Alan Sever, Chief, 208 West Third St., Suite 101, Williamsport, PA 17701.

   E18-283. Encroachment. James Eppley, Chief, Bureau of Facility Design, P. O. Box 8451, Harrisburg, PA 17754. To remove the existing culverts and construct and maintain 46 plastic 18-inch and 24-inch 30-foot long culvert pipes with their associated outfalls that comprise the stream crossing and drainage pipes for Abes Road and Hyner Run Road that are in or outfall to the main branches and the tributaries of Abes Run and Left Branch Hyner Run, respectively. The encroachments are located upstream of the confluence of the left and right branch of Hyners Run on the above mentioned roads (Slate Run, PA Quadrangle N:  1.0 inch; W:  15.0 inches) in Chapman Township, Clinton County. This project proposes to permanently impact a maximum of 1,800 linear feet of Abes Run and Left Branch Hyner Run, which are designated a cold water fisheries.

   E18-287. Encroachment. Dennis J. Castonguay, International Paper Company, P. O. Box 268, Lock Haven, PA 17745-0268. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain an elliptical corrugated metal pipe 76 inches high by 117 inches wide by 60 feet long in the Pennsylvania Canal to provide a travel way to the International Paper Company. The project is located off Park Street at the southwest corporate limits of the City of Lock Haven (Lock Haven, PA Quadrangle N:  0.25 inch; W:  11.0 inches) in Castanea Township, Clinton County. The project does not impact on wetlands while impacting approximately 90 feet of waterway. The Pennsylvania Canal is a warm water fisheries stream.

   E19-196. Encroachment. PA Dept. of Transportation, Engineering District 3-0, P. O. Box 218, Montoursville, PA 17754. To 1)  rehabilitate and maintain a Pony Truss Bridge with a single span of 110-foot 5-inches and an underclearance of 9-foot 6-inches across Fishing Creek, 2)  place and maintain 75 feet of rock slope protection on the right bank of Culley Run, both of which are located 0.75 mile west of SR 254 from its intersection with SR 487 (Benton, PA Quadrangle, N:  9.41 inches; W:  1.74 inches) in Benton Township, Columbia County. This project proposes to temporarily impact Fishing Creek by constructing a temporary cofferdam, permanently impact 110 feet of Fishing Creek by maintaining the bridge and to permanently impact 75 feet of Culley Run by placing the rock protection. Both streams are classified as cold water fisheries.

   E41-455. Encroachment. Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Engineering District 3-0, P. O. Box 218, Montoursville, PA 17754-0218. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain a concrete box culvert with a span of 12 feet and underclearance of 10 feet in an unnamed tributary to West Branch Susquehanna River located on S. R. 2012, Section 003 approximately 1.5 miles east of the boundary of South Williamsport Borough (Montoursville South, PA Quadrangle N:  20.3 inches; W:  10.8 inches) in Armstrong Township, Lycoming County. Estimated stream disturbance is 100 feet; stream classification is CWF.

   E55-159. Encroachment. Paul Heise, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, P. O. Box 218, 715 Jordan Avenue, Montoursville, PA 17754-0218. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain a single span concrete box beam bridge skewed 80° right ahead with a normal span of 40 feet and a minimum underclearance of 6 feet and a temporary stream crossing with four 48-inch diameter pipes. The project is located on SR 1003 over Dry Run approximately 0.5 mile east of the intersection of SR 1003 with RT 104 (Middleburg, PA Quadrangle N:  16.5 inches; W:  6.0 inches) in Centre Township, Snyder County. The project will not impact on wetlands while impacting approximately 50 feet of waterway. Dry Run is a cold water fisheries stream.

   E59-394. Encroachment. Wal-Mart Realty, 2001 Southeast Tenth Street, Bentonville, AR 72712-6489. To install and maintain rock streambank protection in and along Canoe Camp Creek (a cold water fishery); and to construct, operate and maintain a stormwater outfall along the same waterway for the expansion of an existing commercial facility. The streambank protection work shall consist of regrading existing streambanks to a minimum slope of 1-foot vertical to 3-feet horizontal and installing a minimum of 500-feet of R-7 riprap. The stormwater outfall shall be constructed with a 30-inch diameter polyethylene pipe with a concrete headwall. The project will not impact wetlands while impacting 500 feet of waterway. The project is located along the eastern right-of-way of S. R. 0015 approximately 500 feet north of S. R. 2027 and S. R. 0015 intersection (PA Quadrangle N:  6.1 inches; W:  9.2 inches) in Richmond Township, Tioga County.

   Southwest Regional Office: Soils and Waterways Section, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745.

   E04-268. Encroachment. Bennett P. Crisi, 4016-B Route 151, Aliquippa, PA 15001. To construct and maintain stream crossing consisting of two 4-foot diameter culverts and three 2-foot diameter culverts in the channel of Longs Run (unnamed tributary to Raccoon Creek) (WWF) to provide access to applicant's property located on the south side of Longs Run Road (T-531), approximately 1,600 feet east from the intersection of Longs Run Road (T-531) and T-494 (Aliquippa, PA Quadrangle N:  10.1 inches; W:  14.5 inches) in Independence Township, Beaver County.

   E63-479. Encroachment. New Eagle Borough Municipal Sewer Authority, 157 Main Street, New Eagle, PA 15067. To place and maintain fill on the left bank of the Monongahela River for the purpose of constructing a sewage treatment plant located on the north side of Main Street, approximately 1,800 feet west from the intersection of Main Street and S. R. 136 (Monongahela, PA Quadrangle N:  15.3 inches; W:  9.9 inches) in New Eagle Borough, Washington County.

   Northwest Regional Office:  Soils and Waterways Section, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335-3481, (814) 332-6942.

   E10-309. Encroachment. Saxonburg District Sportsman Association, 322 Bear Creek Road, Sarver, PA 16055. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain a steel I-beam bridge having a single clear span of 21.5 feet and a maximum underclearance of 4.5 feet across a tributary to Little Buffalo Creek (HQ-CWF) to provide private access to the Saxonburg District Sportsman Association. The project is located across a tributary to Little Buffalo Creek approximately 4,000 feet northwest of the intersection of SR 2018 and Bear Creek Road in the village of Sarver (Curtisville, PA Quadrangle N:  21.1 inches; W:  0.2 inch) located in Buffalo Township, Butler County.

   E20-432. Encroachment. PA DCNR, Western Engineering Office, 195 Park Road, P. O. Box 387, Prospect, PA 16052-0387. To amend Permit No. E20-432 which authorized the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to construct and maintain a 60-foot-wide by 525-foot-long rock armored earthfill breakwater with an attached 280-foot-long floating wave attenuator and a 150-slip floating dock marina in Pymatuning Reservoir at the Espyville Boat Livery located along North Lake Road (T-302) approximately 800 feet north of SR 285 (Andover, OH-PA Quadrangle N:  19.6 inches; W:  0.35 inch) in North Shenango Township, Crawford County. The requested amendment is to remove the floating wave attenuator and to construct and maintain an additional 325 feet of rock armored solid fill breakwater.

   E25-596. Encroachment. PA Dept. of Transportation, Engineering District 1-0, 255 Elm Street, P. O. Box 398, Oil City, PA 16301. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain a prestressed concrete box beam bridge having a single clear span of 51.0 feet and an underclearance of 10.0 feet on SR 5 across Raccoon Creek (CWF, MF). The project is located on SR 5 across Raccoon Creek approximately 0.3 mile southwest of the intersection of SR 5 and SR 3009 (East Springfield, PA Quadrangle N:  16.2 inches; W:  11.5 inches) located in Springfield Township, Erie County.

   E25-599. Encroachment. PA Dept. of Transportation, Engineering District 1-0, 255 Elm Street, P. O. Box 398, Oil City, PA 16301. To remove the existing structure and to construct and maintain a prestressed concrete adjacent box beam bridge having a single clear span of 72 feet and an average underclearance of 6.91 feet on SR 3013 across East Branch Conneaut Creek (CWF, MF). The project is located on SR 3013 across East Branch Conneaut Creek approximately 0.28 mile north of the intersection of SR 3013 and SR 6 in the Borough of Albion (Albion, PA Quadrangle N:  3.6 inches; W:  16.0 inches) located in Borough of Albion, Erie County.

   E62-358. Encroachment. Bingaman and Son Lumber Inc., East Main Street, Box 247, Kreamer, PA 17833. To place and maintain approximately 192 cubic yards of fill within the 100-year-floodway of a tributary to West Branch Tionesta Creek. This fill will allow for placement of a concrete pad around kilns. The project is located along a tributary to West Branch Tionesta Creek at 22 East Brown Avenue in the Borough of Clarendon approximately 1,700 feet northwest of the intersection of SR 2006 and SR 6 (Clarendon, PA Quadrangle N:  5.5 inches; W:  13.5 inches) located in the Borough of Clarendon, Warren County.

WATER ALLOCATIONS


Applications received under the act of June 24, 1939 (P. L. 842, No. 365) (32 P. S. §§ 631--641) relating to the acquisition of rights to divert waters of the Commonwealth.

   Southwest Regional Office:  Regional Manager, Water Supply Management, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745, (412) 442-4000.

   WA30-504A. Water Allocation. Municipal Authority of the Borough of Carmichaels, 104 North Pine Street, Carmichaels, PA 15320. The applicant is requesting the right to withdraw 1 million gallons per day from the Monongahela River, Greene County.


ACTIONS

FINAL ACTIONS TAKEN UNDER THE PENNSYLVANIA CLEAN STREAMS LAW AND THE FEDERAL CLEAN WATER ACT

[National Pollution Discharge Elimination System Program (NPDES)]

DISCHARGE OF CONTROLLED INDUSTRIAL WASTE AND SEWERAGE WASTEWATER

(Part I Permits)

   The Department of Environmental Protection (Department) has taken the following actions on previously received permit applications and requests for plan approval and has issued the following significant orders.

   Any person aggrieved by this action may appeal, under section 4 of the Environmental Hearing Board Act (35 P. S. § 7514) and 2 Pa.C.S. §§ 501--508 and 701--704 (relating to the Administrative Agency Law), to the Environmental Hearing Board, Second Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 400 Market Street, P. O. Box 8457, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8457, (717) 787-3483. TDD users may contact the Board through the Pennsylvania Relay Service, (800) 654-5984. Appeals must be filed with the Environmental Hearing Board within 30 days of receipt of written notice of this action unless the appropriate statute provides a different time period. Copies of the appeal form and the Board's rules of practice and procedure may be obtained from the Board. The appeal form and the Board's rules of practice and procedure are also available in Braille or on audiotape from the Secretary to the Board at (717) 787-3483. This paragraph does not, in and of itself, create any right of appeal beyond that permitted by applicable statutes and decisional law.


Actions under The Clean Streams Law (35 P. S. §§ 691.1--691.1001).

   Southeast Regional Office:  Regional Water Management Program Manager, Lee Park, Suite 6010, 555 North Lane, Conshohocken, PA 19428, (610) 832-6130.

   WQM Permit No. 4699202. Industrial waste. Centre Square Land Corporation, P. O. Box 337, West Chester, PA 19381-0377. Applicant is granted approval for the construction and operation of a groundwater cleanup treatment system to serve the Former Centre Square Citgo Station, located in Whitpain Township, Montgomery County.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0057819. Industrial waste. New Hanover Township, 2943 North Charlotte Street, Gilbertsville, PA 19525-9718, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in New Hanover Township, Montgomery County into Swamp Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0042889. Sewage. Octara Area School District, P. O. Box 500, Atglen, PA 19310-0500, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in West Fallowfield Township, Chester County, to an unnamed tributary of Knight Run.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0050075. Sewage. Little Washington Wastewater Company, 762 West Lancaster Avenue, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-3489, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Chesterdale Wastewater Treatment Plant in Willistown Township, Chester County to an unnamed tributary to Hunters Run.

   Northeast Regional Office:  Water Management Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790, (570) 826-2511.

   Permit No. 5299401. Sewerage. Pike County Commissioners, Pike County Administration Building, 506 Broad Street, Milford, PA 18337. Permit to construct and operate a new sanitary sewer system to serve the proposed Pike County Complex in Blooming Grove Township, Pike County.

   Permit No. 5499404. Sewerage. Northeastern Schuylkill Joint Municipal Authority, P. O. Box 1326, R. R. 1, Hometown, PA 18252. Permit to construct and operate a sewage collection and conveyance system, and associated treatment plant, located in Rush and Ryan Townships, Schuylkill County.

   Southcentral Regional Office:  Regional Water Management Program Manager, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110-8200, (717) 705-4707.

   Permit No. PA0110361. Sewerage. Freedom Township Water & Sewer Authority, Municipal Building, P. O. Box 156, East Freedom, PA 16637, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Blair Township, Blair County to the receiving waters named Frankstown Branch.

   Permit No. PA0038130. Sewerage. Mont Alto Borough, Box 427, Three North Main Street, Mont Alto, PA 17237, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Quincy Township, Franklin County to the receiving waters named West Branch Antietam Creek.

   Permit No. PA0034304. Industrial waste/Sewerage. Cambridge Lee Industries, P. O. Box 14026, Reading, PA 19612-4026, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Ontelaunee Township, Berks County to the receiving waters named Schuylkill River.

   Permit No. 0699409. Sewage. Womelsdorf Sewer Authority, 101 High Street, Womelsdorf, PA 19567. This permit approves the construction of sewage treatment facilities in Heidelberg Township, Berks County.

   Permit No. 0799404. Sewage. Freedom Township Water & Sewer Authority, P. O. Box 156, Municipal Building, East Freedom, PA 16637. This permit approves the construction of sewage treatment facilities in Freedom Township, Blair County.

   Permit No. 6799405. Sewage. Stewartstown Borough Authority, Six North Main Street, P. O. Box 415, Stewartstown, PA 17363. This permit approves the construction of pump station in Stewartstown Borough, York County.

   Northcentral Regional Office:  208 West Third Street, Suite 101, Grit Building, Williamsport, PA 17701.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0114332. Industrial waste. Dresser Industries Inc., 41 Fisher Avenue, Bradford, PA 16701. Renewal granted to NPDES industrial waste to discharge from facility located in Delmar Township, Tioga County.

   Southwest Regional Office:  Water Management Program Manager, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745, (412) 442-4000.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0095231. Industrial waste. Indiana County Municipal Services Authority, 827 Water Street, Indiana, PA 15701-1755, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at the Arcadia Water Treatment Plant, Montgomery Township, Indiana County to receiving waters named Unnamed Tributary to Cush Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0095265. Industrial. Indiana County Municipal Services Authority is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Heilwood Water Treatment Plant, Pine Township, Indiana County to receiving waters named unnamed tributary to Yellow Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0025810. Sewage. Shade-Central City Joint Authority, 429 Sunshine Avenue, Central City, PA 15926, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Shade-Central City Sewage Treatment Plant, Shade Township, Somerset County, to receiving waters named Dark Shade Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0033626. Sewage. West Greene School District, R. D. 5, Box 36B, Waynesburg, PA 15370, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at the West Greene Middle School/High School Sewage Treatment Plant, Center Township, Greene County to receiving waters named Hargus Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0033642. Sewage. West Greene School District, R. D. 5, Box 36B, Waynesburg, PA 15370, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Graysville Elementary School Sewage Treatment Plant, Gray Township, Greene County to receiving waters named Grays Fork.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0090450. Sewage. Bullskin Township Swim Club, Inc., P. O. Box 274, Mt. Pleasant, PA 15666, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Swim Pool Club STP, Bullskin Township, Fayette County to receiving waters named Latta Run.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0090557. Sewage. Extendicare Health Facilities, Inc., 257 Georgetown Road, Beaver Falls, PA 15010, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Beaver Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center STP, South Beaver, Beaver County to receiving waters named Painters Run.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0218243. Sewage. David Hribar, R. R. 3, Box 40B, New Florence, PA 15944, is authorized to discharge from a facility located at the Hribar Single Residence STP, Ligonier Township, Westmoreland County to receiving waters named Bergstrom Hollow Run.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0218251. Sewage. Westmoreland County Department of Public Works is authorized to discharge from a facility located at Magistrate Office and Washington Township Firehall STP, Washington Township, Westmoreland County to receiving waters named Unnamed Tributary of Beaver Run.

   Permit No. 0299416. Sewerage. Deer Creek Drainage Basin Authority, Box 148, Little Deer Creek Road, Russellton, PA 15076. Construction of pump station/force main located in West Deer Township, Allegheny County to serve Deer Run Pump Station.

   Permit No. 6599408. Sewerage. David Hribar, R. R. 3, Box 40B, New Florence, PA 15944. Construction of single residence sewage treatment plant located in Ligonier Township, Westmoreland County to serve Hribar Residence.

   Northwest Regional Office:  Regional Water Management Program Manager, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, PA 16335, (814) 332-6942.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0002461. Industrial waste. DMD/Dresser Industries, Inc., Bradford Operations, 41 Fisher Avenue, Bradford, PA 16701, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in the City of Bradford, McKean County to the Tunungwant Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0101079. Sewage. Oak Tree Land Company, P. O. Box 154, Pulaski, PA 16143, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Shenango Township, Mercer County to an unnamed tributary to the Shenango River.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0032549. Sewage. Presque Isle State Park, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of State Parks, P. O. Box 387, Prospect, PA 16052, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Millcreek Township, Erie County to Presque Isle Bay of Lake Erie.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0102067. Sewage. Nystrom Martin Subdivision, P. O. Box 271, Sugar Grove, PA 16350, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Sugar Grove Township, Warren County to an unnamed tributary to Stillwater Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0104451. Industrial waste. Erie Forge and Steel, Inc., 1341 West 16th Street, Erie, PA 16502, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in the City of Erie, Erie County to Cascade Creek.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0222755. Industrial waste. New Castle Battery MFG Co., 3601 Wilmington Road, New Castle, PA 16105, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Neshannock Township, Lawrence County to an unnamed tributary to the Shenango River.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0102784--Amendment No. 1. Industrial waste. Waste Treatment Corporation, P. O. Box 1561, 1 Harmar Street, Warren, PA 16365, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in the City of Warren, Warren County to the Allegheny River.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0033120. Sewage. Eisenhower Middle/Senior High School, Warren County School District, 14 Hospital Drive, Building 11, Warren, PA 16365-4885, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Farmington Township, Warren County to Fairbanks Run.

   NPDES Permit No. PA0222925. Sewage, Kenneth E. and Tina M. White, 2275 West Washington Street, Bradford, PA 16701, is authorized to discharge from a facility located in Corydon Township, McKean County to Unnamed Tributary to the Willow Creek.

   WQM Permit No. 4399423. Sewerage, Wilbur J. Taylor SRSTP, 7 Bell Road, Grove City, PA 16127. Construction of Wilbur J. Taylor SRSTP located in Pine Township, Mercer County.

   WQM Permit No. 4399424. Sewerage, Renee E. Titus SRSTP, 494 McCullough Road, Sharpsville, PA 16150. Construction of Renee E. Titus SRSTP located in Jefferson Township, Mercer County.

   WQM Permit No. 4399425. Sewerage, Christopher F. Stewart SRSTP, 2763 Highland Road, Hermitage, PA 16148. Construction of Christopher F. Stewart SRSTP, located in City of Hermitage, Mercer County.

   WQM Permit No. 4399421. Sewerage, Robert J. Thomas SRSTP, R. R. 1, Box 217, Polk, PA 16342. Construction of Robert J. Thomas SRSTP, located in City of Hermitage, Mercer County.

   WQM Permit No. 4299405. Sewerage, Kenneth E. and Tina M. White SRSTP, 2275 West Washington Street, Bradford, PA 16701. Construction of Kenneth E. and Tina M. White SRSTP, located in Corydon Township, McKean County.

INDIVIDUAL PERMITS

(PAS)

   The following NPDES Individual Permits for discharges of stormwater from industrial activities have been issued.

   Northeast Regional Office:  Regional Water Management Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790, (570) 826-2511.


NPDESApplicant NameCounty andReceiving
Permit No.and AddressMunicipalityStream
PAS212206Pennsylvania Perlite Corp.
1428 Mauch Chunk Road
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Northampton County
City of Bethlehem
Monocacy Creek

   Northcentral Region:  Water Management, Soils and Waterways Section, F. Alan Sever, Chief, 208 West Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

NPDESApplicant NameCounty andReceiving
Permit No.and AddressMunicipalityStream
PAS10F077David L. Nevins
671 Boalsburg Rd.
Boalsburg, PA 16827
Centre
Patton Township
Unt. Buffalo Run

INDIVIDUAL PERMITS

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APPROVALS TO USE NPDES AND OTHER GENERAL PERMITS

   The following parties have submitted (1)  Notices of Intent (NOIs) for coverage under General NPDES Permit(s) to discharge wastewater into the surface waters of this Commonwealth; (2)  NOIs for coverage under General Permit(s) for Beneficial Use of Sewage Sludge or Residential Septage by Land Application in Pennsylvania; or (3)  Notifications for First Land Application of Sewage Sludge.

   The approval of coverage under these General Permits may be subject to one or more of the following:  pollutant or effluent discharge limitations, monitoring and reporting, pathogen and vector attraction reduction requirements, operational standards, general requirements, management practices and other conditions set forth in the respective general permit. The Department of Environmental Protection (Department) has reviewed the NOIs and determined that they comply with administrative requirements of the respective permit application. Also, the Department has evaluated the First Land Application of Sewage Sludge for the sites applying for coverage under PAG-7, PAG-8 and PAG-9 and determined that the sites are suitable for land application of sewage sludge.

   The EPA Region III Regional Administrator has waived the right to review or object to this permit action under the waiver provision:  40 CFR 123.24.

   The application and related documents, effluent limitations, permitting requirements and other information are on file and may be inspected and arrangement made for copying at the contact office noted.

   The Department has acted on the following requests for coverage under the specified General Permit as follows:

List of
General Permit Type
PAG-1General Permit for Discharges From Stripper Oil Well Facilities
PAG-2General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater Construction Activities
PAG-3General Permit for Discharges of Stormwater From Industrial Activities
PAG-4General Permit for Discharges From Single Residence Sewage Treatment Plant
PAG-5General Permit for Discharges From Gasoline Contaminated Ground Water Remediation Systems
PAG-6General Permit for Wet Weather Overflow Discharges From Combined Sewer Systems
PAG-7General Permit for Beneficial Use of Exceptional Quality Sewage Sludge By Land Application
PAG-8General Permit for Beneficial Use of Non-Exceptional Quality Sewage Sludge By Land Application to Agricultural Land, Forest, a Public Contact Site or a Land Reclamation Site
PAG-9General Permit for Beneficial Use of Residential Septage By Land Application to Agricultural Land, Forest or a Land Reclamation Site
PAG-10General Permit for Discharges Resulting From Hydrostatic Testing of Tanks and Pipelines

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