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ACTIONS ON COAL AND NONCOAL MINING ACTIVITY APPLICATIONS


Actions on applications under the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act (52 P. S. §§ 1396.1—1396.19a); the Noncoal Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act (52 P. S. §§ 3301—3326); The Clean Streams Law; the Coal Refuse Disposal Control Act (52 P. S. §§ 30.51—30.66); and The Bituminous Mine Subsidence and Land Conservation Act (52 P. S. §§ 1406.1—1406.20a). The final action on each application also constitutes action on the NPDES permit application and, if noted, the request for a Section 401 Water Quality Certification. Mining activity permits issued in response to applications will also address the application permitting requirements of the following statutes: the Air Quality Pollution Act (35 P. S. §§ 4001—4014); the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act (32 P. S. §§ 693.1—693.27); and the Solid Waste Management Act (35 P. S. §§ 6018.101—6018.1002).


Coal Permits Issued

California District Office: 25 Technology Drive, Coal Center, PA 15423, 724-769-1100, (Contact: Deborah Ferenci)

30841307 and NPDES No. PA0213438. Emerald Coal Resources, LP, (PO Box 1020, 158 Portal Rd., Waynesburg, PA 15370). To renew the permit and related NPDES permit and to revise the permit for the Emerald Mine No. 1 in Franklin and Whiteley Townships, Greene County to perform stream remediation to Mt. Phoebe Run along Township Road 483 and to Dutch Run along Township Road 570 if pooling occurs from longwall mining. The application was considered administratively complete on March 2, 2006. Application received January 6, 2006. Permit issued September 16, 2013.

32841302 and NPDES No. PA0007803. Pennsylvania Mines, LLC, (2 North 9th Street, Allentown, PA 18101). To renew the permit for the Greenwich North #1/South #2 Mine in Green and Montgomery Townships, Indiana County and Susquehanna Township, Cambria County and related NPDES permit for reclamation only. Receiving stream: South Branch Two Lick Creek, classified for the following use: HQ-CWF. The application was considered administratively complete on May 19, 2011. Application received December 17, 2010. Permit issued September 18, 2013.

56061301 and NPDES No. PA0235709. RoxCOAL, Inc., (PO Box 149, Friedens, PA 15541). To renew the permit for the Kimberly Run Mine in Somerset Township, Somerset County and related NPDES permit. Includes renewal of Air Quality GPA/GP12 authorization. Approval is authorized under General Permit BAQ-GAP/GP12 and is required to meet all applicable limitations, terms, and conditions of authorization GP12-56061301-R10. No additional discharges. The application was considered administratively complete on January 24, 2013. Application received August 29, 2012. Permit issued September 19, 2013.

56061301. RoxCOAL, Inc., (PO Box 149 Friedens, PA 15541). To revise the permit for the Kimberly Run Mine in Somerset Township, Somerset County to add underground permit and subsidence control plan area acres. Underground Acres Proposed 357.6, Subsidence Control Plan Acres Proposed 185.1. No additional discharges. The application was considered administratively complete on April 3, 2013. Application received November 9, 2012. Permit issued September 19, 2013.

Cambria District Mining Office: 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931, 814-472-1900, (Contact: Holly Calvetti)

Permit No. 32090101 and NPDES No. PA0262731. Britt Energies, Inc., P. O. Box 515, Indiana, PA 15701, commencement, operation and restoration of a bituminous surface mine in Conemaugh Township, Indiana County, affecting 43.3 acres. Receiving streams: unnamed tributary to/and Sulfur Run to Kiskiminetas River classified for the following use: warm water fishery. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. Application received February 1, 2013. Permit Issued September 16, 2013.

Permit No. 32120102, NPDES No. PA0269026 and General Permit GP-12-32120102, Amerikohl Mining, Inc., 1384 State Route 711, Stahlstown, PA 15687, revision of an existing bituminous surface mine to obtain coverage for coal processing under air quality general permit GP-12 in Brush Valley and Center Townships, Indiana County, affecting 80.0 acres. Receiving streams: unnamed tributaries to laurel Run, classified for the following use: cold water fishery. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. Application received July 8, 2013. Permit Issued September 17, 2013.

Permit No. 32120103 and NPDES No. PA0269093, Beth Contracting, Inc., 815 Rock Run Road, Glen Campbell, PA 15742, commencement, operation and restoration of a bituminous surface mine in Banks Township, Indiana County, affecting 36.0 acres. The permit includes approval of a variance to relocate and restore a section of unnamed tributary #1 to Horton Run, which is currently affected by abandoned mine lands. The permit also includes approval to affect and restore 0.078 acre of wetlands. The permit includes Chapter 105 authorizations to conduct the stream and wetlands encroachment activities and also includes Clean Water Act Section 401 certification for those activities. Receiving streams: unnamed tributary #1 to/and Cush Creek and unnamed tributary #1 to/and Horton Run classified for the following use: cold water fishery. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. Application received July 6, 2012. Permit issued September 18, 2013.

Permit No. 56900109 and NPDES No. PA0598887, PBS Coals, Inc., P. O. Box 260, Friedens, PA 15541, revision of an existing bituminous surface mine to add approximately six (6) acres of additional open pit mining area and thirty-three (33) acres of highwall mining acreage. The revision also includes additional mining area within 100 feet of Township Route T-646. This request includes a variance approval from the township in Quemahoning and Somerset Townships, Somerset County, affecting 48.2 acres. Receiving stream: Wells Creek classified for the following use: warm water fishery. The first downstream potable water supply intake from the point of discharge is potable water supply intake from the point of discharge is Hooversville Borough Municipal Authority Stonycreek SWI. Application received October 4, 2011. Permit Withdrawn September 17, 2013.

Moshannon District Mining Office: 186 Enterprise Drive, Philipsburg, PA 16866, 814-342-8200, (Contact: Janet Turner)

17900104 and NPDES PA0116939. RES Coal LLC (8912 Clearfield-Curwensville Highway, Clearfield, PA 16830). Transfer of an existing bituminous surface mine from Hepburnia Coal Company (P. O. Box 1, Grampian, PA 16838) located in Brady and Bell Townships, Clearfield County affecting 537.6 acres. Receiving streams: Buck Run and Beech Run and Unnamed Tributaries to Beech Run classified for High Quality Waters—Cold Water Fishes. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. Application received: January 4, 2013. Permit issued: September 12, 2013.

Pottsville District Mining Office: 5 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA 17901, 570-621-3118, (Contact: Theresa Reilly)

49870202R5 and NPDES Permit No. PA0593834. Susquehanna Coal Company, (PO Box 27, Nanticoke, PA 18643), renewal of an existing anthracite coal refuse reprocessing, coal refuse disposal and preparation plant operation in Mt. Carmel and Coal Townships, Northumberland County affecting 788.0 acres, receiving stream: Coal Run. Application received: February 23, 2012. Renewal issued: September 19, 2013.

13060101R. Keystone Anthracite Marketing Corp. d/b/a KAMC, (PO Box 273, Danville, PA 17821), renewal of an existing anthracite surface mine operation in Nesquehoning Borough, Carbon County affecting 189.1 acres, receiving stream: Nesquehoning Creek. Application received: February 24, 2012. Renewal issued: September 19, 2013.

13060101GP104. Keystone Anthracite Marketing Corp. d/b/a KAMC, (PO Box 273, Danville, PA 17821), General NPDES Stormwater Permit for stormwater discharges associated with mining activities on Surface Mining Permit No. 13060101 in Nesquehoning Borough, Carbon County, receiving stream: Nesquehoning Creek. Application received: July 30, 2013. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

49920101R4. Blaschak Coal Corp., (PO Box 12, Mahanoy City, PA 17848), renewal of an existing anthracite surface mine operation in Coal Township, Northumberland County affecting 1016.0 acres, receiving stream: unnamed tributaries to Shamokin Creek. Application received: March 21, 2013. Renewal issued: September 19, 2013.

49920101GP104R. Blaschak Coal Corp., (PO Box 12, Mahanoy City, PA 17848), renewal of General NPDES Stormwater Permit for stormwater discharges associated with mining activities on Surface Mining Permit No. 49920101 in Coal Township, Northumberland County, receiving stream: unnamed tributaries to Shamokin Creek. Application received: March 21, 2013. Renewal issued: September 19, 2013.

Noncoal Permits Issued

Cambria District Mining Office: 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931, 814-472-1900, (Contact: Holly Calvetti)

Permit No. 01740601 and NPDES No. PA0594407, Valley Quarries, Inc., P. O. Box 2009, Chambersburg, PA 17201, renewal of NPDES permit, Cumberland Township, Adams County. Receiving stream: Rock Creek classified for the following use: warm water fishery. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. NPDES renewal application received June 13, 2013. Permit Issued September 17, 2013.

Pottsville District Mining Office: 5 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA 17901, 570-621-3118, (Contact: Theresa Reilly)

19112801. Zeisloft Equipment Rentals, (185 West Hillcrest Drive, Bloomsburg, PA 17815), commencement, operation and restoration of sand & gravel quarry operation in Orange Township, Columbia County affecting 3.0 acres, receiving stream: Fishing Creek. Application received: August 26, 2011. Permit issued: September 17, 2013.

19112801GP104. Zeisloft Equipment Rentals, (185 West Hillcrest Drive, Bloomsburg, PA 17815), General NPDES Stormwater Permit for stormwater discharges associated with mining activities on Surface Mining Permit No. 19112801 in Orange Township, Columbia County, receiving stream: Fishing Creek. Application received: August 26, 2011. Permit issued: September 17, 2013.

Noncoal Permits Returned

Cambria District Mining Office: 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931, 814-472-1900, (Contact: Holly Calvetti)

Permit No. 4273SM6A2 and NPDES No. PA0212555, Grannas Brothers Stone & Asphalt Co., Inc., P. O. Box 488, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648, renewal of NPDES permit, Frankstown Township, Blair County. Receiving stream: unnamed tributaries to Brush Creek classified for the following use: warm water fishery. There are no potable water supply intakes within 10 miles downstream. NPDES renewal application received August 29, 2013. Application returned September 16, 2013.

ACTIONS ON BLASTING ACTIVITY APPLICATIONS


Actions on applications under the Explosives Acts of 1937 and 1957 and 25 Pa. Code § 211.124. Blasting activity performed as part of a coal or noncoal mining activity will be regulated by the mining permit for that coal or noncoal mining activity.

Blasting Permits Issued

Greensburg District Mining Office: Armbrust Professional Center, 8205 Route 819, Greensburg, PA 15601, 724-925-5500, (Contact: Cathy Hillman)

63134002. Discovery Acquisitions Services, Inc. (4141 Katy Hockley Road, Katy, TX 77493). Blasting activity permit to conduct seismic activity for the Washington 2D located in Chartiers Township, Washington County. The duration of blasting is expected to last three months. Blasting permit issued: September 18, 2013.

26134003. Demtech LLC (2500 South Noah Drive, Saxonburg, PA 16056). Blasting activity permit for Phase 2 demolition of the Rt. 21 Masontown Bridge, located in Masontown Borough, Fayette County. The duration of blasting is expected to last three months. Blasting permit issued: September 18, 2013.

Pottsville District Mining Office: 5 West Laurel Boulevard, Pottsville, PA 17901, 570-621-3118, (Contact: Theresa Reilly)

23134001. Explo-Craft, Inc., (PO Box 1332, West Chester, PA 19380), construction blasting for the Thomas Nacney Foundation Rock Removal in Radnor Township, Chester County with an expiration date of December 31, 2013. Permit issued: September 18, 2013.

22134107. Maine Drilling & Blasting, Inc., (P. O. Box 1140, Gardiner, ME 04345), construction blasting for Deer Run Development in Derry Township, Dauphin County with an expiration date of September 10, 2014. Permit issued: September 18, 2013.

58134153. DW Drilling & Blasting, (11934 Fairway Lakes Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33913), construction blasting for Keiler Gas Pad in Lathrop Township, Susquehanna County with an expiration date of September 12, 2014. Permit issued: September 18, 2013.

58134156. DW Drilling & Blasting, (11934 Fairway Lakes Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33913), construction blasting for Marcho Gas Pad in Gibson Township, Susquehanna County with an expiration date of September 12, 2014. Permit issued: September 18, 2013.

23134108. M & J Explosives, Inc., (P. O. Box 608, Carlisle, PA 17013), construction blasting for Edgemont National Guard Center in Edgemont Township, Delaware County with an expiration date of September 17, 2014. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

58134154. DW Drilling & Blasting, (11934 Fairway Lakes Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33913), construction blasting for Bennett Gas Pad in Jessup Township, Susquehanna County with an expiration date of September 12, 2014. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

58134155. DW Drilling & Blasting, (11934 Fairway Lakes Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33913), construction blasting for Grosvenor Gas Pad in Brooklyn and Dimock Townships, Susquehanna County with an expiration date of September 12, 2014. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

58134157. DW Drilling & Blasting, (11934 Fairway Lakes Drive, Ft. Myers, FL 33913), construction blasting for Daniels Gas Pad in Gibson Township, Susquehanna County with an expiration date of September 13, 2014. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

58134158. Midstream Explosives, LLC, (289 South-side Drive, Newville, PA 17241), construction blasting for Millard Pipeline Project in Lenox Township, Susque-hanna County with an expiration date of September 17, 2014. Permit issued: September 19, 2013.

FEDERAL WATER POLLUTION CONTROL ACT SECTION 401

 The Department has taken the following actions on previously received permit applications, requests for Environmental Assessment approval and requests for Water Quality Certification under section 401 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) (33 U.S.C.A. § 1341).

 Except as otherwise noted, the Department has granted 401 Water Quality Certification certifying that the construction and operation described will comply with sections 301—303, 306 and 307 of the FWPCA (33 U.S.C.A. §§ 1311—1313, 1316 and 1317) and that the construction will not violate applicable Federal and State water quality standards.

 Persons aggrieved by an action may appeal that action to the Environmental Hearing Board (Board) under section 4 of the Environmental Hearing Board Act and 2 Pa.C.S. §§ 501—508 and 701—704. The appeal should be sent to the Environmental Hearing Board, Second Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 400 Market Street, PO 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 Board within 30 days of publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin 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 a right of appeal beyond that permitted by applicable statutes and decisional law.

 For individuals who wish to challenge an action, the appeal must reach the Board within 30 days. A lawyer is not needed to file an appeal with the Board.

 Important legal rights are at stake, however, so individuals should show this notice to a lawyer at once. Persons who cannot afford a lawyer may qualify for free pro bono representation. Call the Secretary to the Board at (717) 787-3483 for more information.


Actions on applications for the following activities filed under the Dam Safety and Encroachments Act (32 P. S. §§ 693.1—693.27), section 302 of the Flood Plain Management Act (32 P. S. § 679.302) and The Clean Streams Law and Notice of Final Action for Certification under section 401 of the FWPCA.

Permits, Environmental Assessments and 401 Water Quality Certifications Issued:

WATER OBSTRUCTIONS AND ENCROACHMENTS

Northeast Region: Waterways and Wetlands Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-1915, Telephone 570-826-2511.

E35-446. SLIBCO, 222 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA 18501. Jessup Borough, Lackawanna County, Army Corps of Engineers Baltimore District.

 To place and maintain fill in a 0.08 acre isolated water body and a de minimus area of fringe PEM wetlands equal to 0.01 acre. The activity is associated with completing the construction of a building pad located on Lot 15 in the Valley View Business Park. The project is located at the intersection of Valley View Drive and State Route 247 (Olyphant, PA Quadrangle, Latitude: 41°27` 13.8"; Longitude: -75°33`20.6") in Jessup Borough, Lacka-wanna County. Subbasin: 5A

Southcentral Region: Waterways & Wetlands Program, 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Telephone: 717.705.4802.

E36-913: James Houser, 1542 Lampeter Road, Lancaster, PA 17602-1717 in West Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, ACOE Baltimore District

 To 1.) remove an existing 162.0-foot long, 12.0-inch diameter, smooth-lined, corrugated plastic pipe stream enclosure, 2.) install and maintain a 164.0-foot long, 30.0-inch diameter, 1.0-foot depressed, smooth-lined, corrugated plastic pipe stream enclosure, relocating an unnamed tributary to Big Spring Run (WWF), permanently impacting 0.01 acre of palustrine emergent wetland for the purpose of constructing a residential subdivision. The project is located near the intersection of Lampeter Road and Pioneer Road (Latitude 39°59`53", Longitude -76°14`27") in West Lampeter Township, Lancaster County. The amount of wetland impact is considered a deminimus impact of 0.01 acre and wetland mitigation is not required.

E36-917: Lancaster County Commissioners, 150 North Queen Street, Lancaster, PA 17603 in Marietta Borough and West Hempfield Township, Lancaster County, ACOE Baltimore District

 To 1.) construct and maintain a 117 foot long, 15 foot, two inch wide, 3 span, pre-stressed concrete adjacent box beam pedestrian bridge on existing piers over Chiques Creek (WWF, MF); 2.) place and maintain 25 cubic yards of fill in the floodplains of Chiques Creek (WWF, MF) and the Susquehanna River (WWF, MF), for the purpose of providing a safe connection between the recreation trail network south of Chiques Creek and the recreation trail network north of Chiques Creek. The project is located approximately 1/2 mile south of the intersection of S.R. 441 and SR 23 (Latitude 40°03`18", Longitude -76°31`37") in West Hempfield Township and Marietta Borough, Lancaster County. No wetlands will be impacted by this project.

Southwest Region: Waterways and Wetlands Program Manager, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745.

E26-366. Dunbar Borough/Township Sanitary Authority, 93 Connellsville Street, Dunbar, PA 15431, Dunbar Borough and Dunbar Township, Fayette County; ACOE Pittsburgh District.

 Applicant has been given consent to construct and maintain eight (8) utility line stream crossings of various watercourses within the Gist Run watershed basin (TSF), including Gist Run, several unnamed tributaries to Gist Run and Ferguson Run, which will cumulatively impact approximately 240 linear feet of these various watercourses; to construct, maintain and eventually remove six (6) temporary road crossings of some of the aforementioned watercourses, which will temporarily affect approximately 180 linear feet of these watercourses; to construct and maintain twelve (12) utility line crossings of wetland area (EV and PEM or PSS), which will cumulatively affect approximately 1.83 acres of wetland; for the purpose of collecting and conveying sewage from numerous, on-lot septic systems and an existing, malfunctioning waste water treatment plant, which will be eliminated, to another waste water treatment plant that will be expanded. The project location is roughly centered along U.S. Route 119, near the Connellsville Airport, in Dunbar Borough and Dunbar Township, Fayette County (Uniontown, PA Quadrangle; N: 16.13 inches; W: 3.21 inches; Latitude: 39° 57` 49.7"; Longitude: 79° 38` 52.5").

E56-369. Pennsylvania Department of Transportation—District 9-0, 1620 North Juniata Street Hollidaysburg, PA 16648, Salisbury Borough and Elk Lick Township, Somerset County; ACOE Pittsburgh District.

 Applicant has been given consent to remove the existing SR 669, two lane, 25.7 ft total width, three span bridge having a total clear span length of 125 ft, and having a minimum underclearance of 13.9 ft; and to construct and maintain adjacent to and upstream of the existing bridge a two span, two lane, 33.4 ft width replacement bridge having a total clear span length of 152 ft, and having a minimum underclearance of 14.52 ft over the Casselman River (WWF) with a drainage area of 96 square miles; place and maintain fill in a de minimis 0.04 acre PEM/PSS wetland. In addition, the project includes temporary encroachments for construction and demolition, and encroachments associated with modification or replacement of stormwater facilities from the road alignment adjustment and new bridge. The PennDot improvement and relocation project extends between Salisbury Borough and Elk Lick Township (Myersdale Quadrangle; N: 0.9 inch, W: 13.3 inches; Latitude 39° 45` 36" and Longitude 79° 5` 0") in Somerset County.

Northwest Region: Watershed Management Program Manager, 230 Chestnut Street, Meadville, 16335.

E27-087, Hickory Township, P. O. Box 44, Endeavor, PA 16353 in Hickory Township, Forest County, ACOE Pittsburgh District

 to construct and maintain a 22 feet long wetland crossing, consisting of an 8 inch diameter pipe installed 4 feet deep via open trench and a install an approximately 10 feet long parallel outfall structure (8 inch diameter perforated pipe) to East Hickory Creek. The outfall structure will be set at a minimum base depth of 4 feet with an approximate setback of 2 feet from the top of bank. Another wetland will be crossed with 42 feet of 2 inch diameter water line. Four unnamed tributaries to East Hickory Creek will also be crossed with 8 inch diameter pipe via open cut and directional bore. The structures are associated with a new public wastewater system to service the Endeavor area (West Hickory, PA Quadrangle N: 41°, 35`, 20.2"; W: -79°, 23`, 12.4").

Central Office: Bureau of Waterways Engineering and Wetlands, 400 Market Street, Floor 3, PO Box 8460, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8460

MB9915-0001. First Pennsylvania Resource LLC, 380 Southpointe Blvd, #405, Canonsburg, PA 15317. Statewide Coverage, ACOE Baltimore, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh Districts.

 To provide compensatory mitigation to meet third party aquatic resource compensation obligations as established through site specific permits issued pursuant to Chapter 105, in a comprehensive approach to ensure aquatic resource compensatory mitigation obligations are satisfied within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This consent does not include the authority to construct, restore or enhance a specific aquatic resource improvement site. The construction and maintenance of specific aquatic resource improvement site(s) will occur under separate application and review. This consent is specific to the conditions under which the permittee may operate to provide third party compensatory mitigation to meet Chapter 105 requirements within the Commonwealth. This action also includes approval and authority to operate the aquatic resource improvement site previously constructed under Water Obstruction and Encroachment Permit MB9915-0001a as an aquatic resource compensatory mitigation bank site in accordance with the terms and conditions of this permit. This activity was not subject to 401 Water Quality Certification and a certification was not processed.

District Oil & Gas Operations: Eastern Oil & Gas District, 208 West Third Street, Suite 101, Williamsport, PA 17701

E4029-001 Amendment. Williams Field Services Company, LLC., 2800 Post Oak Blvd, Houston, TX 77056; Dallas and Franklin Townships, Luzerne County, ACOE Baltimore District.

 To operate and maintain:

 1. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber bridge crossing impacting 6 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Trout Brook (CWF-MF, NRT) (Kingston, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 20` 44"; Longitude -75° 56` 26"),

 2. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 104 square feet (0.01 acre) of a PFO wetland (Kingston, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 21` 18"; Longitude -75° 56` 08"),

 3. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 5,010 square feet (0.12 acre) of a PFO wetland (Kingston, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 21` 18"; Longitude -75° 56` 09"),

 4. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 823 square feet (0.02 acre) of a PFO wetland (Kingston, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 21` 36"; Longitude -75° 56` 05"),

 5. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 2,134 square feet (0.05 acre) of a PFO wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 23` 22"; Longitude -75° 55` 24"),

 6. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 2,426 square feet (0.06 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 23` 42"; Longitude -75° 55` 15"),

 7. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossings impacting 4,643 square feet (0.11 acre) of a PFO wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 24` 09"; Longitude -75° 54` 59").

 This permit was previously approved by the Department, and published on August 20, 2011, as an action. The project consists of the operation and maintenance of a 24 inch natural gas gathering pipeline from a point (Latitude 41° 42` 47", Longitude 75° 55` 05") North of Springville, PA in the county of Susquehanna to a point (Latitude 41° 20` 43", Longitude 75° 56` 30") Northeast of Dallas, PA in the county of Luzerne where it joins the Transco Pipeline. The Luzerne County section will result in 6 lineal feet of stream impacts, 2,426 sq. ft. (0.06 acre) of temporary wetlands impacts, and 12,714 sq. ft. (0.29 acre) of wetland conversion impacts. This permit is associated with permits E5829-002 and E6629-001, all for the purpose of conveying Marcellus Shale natural gas from northern gas fields to market. These impacts are in addition to those previously authorized by the Department.

E6629-001 Amendment. Williams Field Services Company, LLC., Park Place Corporate Center 2, 2000 Commerce Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275; Eaton, Lemon, Nicholson, Northmoreland, and Tunkhannock Townships, Wyoming County, ACOE Baltimore District.

 To construct, operate, and maintain:

 1. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 1,923 square feet (0.04 acre) of a PFO wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 24` 38"; Longitude -75° 55` 12"),

 2. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 33,325 square feet (0.77 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 24` 54"; Longitude -75° 55` 23"),

 3. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 6,521 square feet (0.15 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 25` 39"; Longitude -75° 55` 31"),

 4. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 4,795 square feet (0.11 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 25` 44"; Longitude -75° 55` 45"),

 5. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 7,227 square feet (0.17 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 27` 22"; Longitude -75° 55` 41"),

 6. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber bridge crossing impacting 154 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Martin Creek (CWF-MF) (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 27` 26"; Longitude -75° 55` 42"),

 7. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber bridge crossing impacting 81 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Martin Creek (CWF-MF) (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 27` 27"; Longitude -75° 55` 42"),

 8. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 5,743 square feet (0.13 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 27` 33"; Longitude -75° 55` 26"),

 9. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 2,527 square feet (0.06 acre) of a PSS wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 29` 06"; Longitude -75° 55` 14"),

 10. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 1,390 square feet (0.03 acre) of a PEM wetland (Center Moreland, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 29` 43"; Longitude -75° 55` 34"),

 11. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 6,066 square feet (0.14 acre) of a PSS wetland (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 31` 08"; Longitude -75° 53` 58"),

 12. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline impacting 125 lineal feet of the Billings Mill Brook floodway (CWF-MF, NRT) (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 22"; Longitude -75° 54` 58"),

 12.a. a stream restoration project impacting 250 lineal feet of the Billings Mill Brook (CWF-MF, NRT) (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 22"; Longitude -75° 54` 58"),

 13. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 5,588 square feet (0.13 acre) of a PSS wetland (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 32"; Longitude -75° 54` 51"),

 14. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber bridge crossing impacting 311 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Billings Mill Brook (CWF-MF, NRT) (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 52"; Longitude -75° 54` 42"),

 15. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 7,715 square feet (0.18 acre) of a PFO wetland (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 52"; Longitude -75° 54` 42"),

 16. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber bridge crossing impacting 49 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Billings Mill Brook (CWF-MF, NRT) (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 33` 53"; Longitude -75° 54` 41"),

 17. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 994 square feet (0.02 acre) of a PEM wetland (Tunkhannock, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 36` 49"; Longitude -75° 53` 03").

 The project consists of installing a 24 inch natural gas gathering pipeline from a point (Latitude 41° 42` 47", Longitude 75° 55` 05") North of Springville, PA in the county of Susquehanna to a point (Latitude 41° 20` 43", Longitude 75° 56` 30") Northeast of Dallas, PA in the County of Luzerne where it will connect the Transco Pipeline. The Wyoming County section will result in 970 lineal feet of stream impacts, 59,995 sq. ft. (1.38 acre) of temporary wetlands impacts, and 23,819 sq. ft. (0.55 acre) of wetland conversion impacts. This permit is associated with permits E4029-001 and E5829-002, all for the purpose of conveying Marcellus Shale natural gas from northern gas fields to market.

E5829-002 Amendment. Williams Field Services Company, LLC., Park Place Corporate Center, 2000 Commerce Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275; Springville Township, Susquehanna County, ACOE Baltimore District.

 To operate and maintain:

 1. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 676 square feet (0.02 acre) of a PEM wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 38` 47"; Longitude -75° 52` 47"),

 2. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 623 square feet (0.01 acre) of a PEM wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 38` 48"; Longitude -75° 52` 49"),

 3. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 70 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Monroe Creek (CWF-MF) (Hop Bottom, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 39` 04"; Longitude -75° 52` 28"),

 4. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 5,523 square feet (0.13 acre) of a PEM wetland (Hop Bottom, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 39` 32"; Longitude -75° 52` 22"),

 5. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 130 lineal feet of an unnamed tributary to Monroe Creek (CWF-MF) (Hop Bottom, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 39` 33"; Longitude -75° 52` 23"),

 6. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 1,509 square feet (0.03 acre) of a PEM wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 41` 49"; Longitude -75° 52` 45"),

 7. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 3,425 square feet (0.08 acre) of a PSS wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 41` 58"; Longitude -75° 53` 01"),

 8. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 3,555 square feet (0.08 acre) of a PSS wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 41` 58"; Longitude -75° 53` 03"),

 9. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 1,497 square feet (0.03 acre) of a PEM wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 41` 59"; Longitude -75° 53` 09"),

 10. a 24 inch diameter natural gas gathering pipeline and timber mat crossing impacting 2,311 square feet (0.05 acre) of a PEM wetland (Springville, PA Quadrangle: Latitude 41° 42` 28"; Longitude -75° 54` 04").

 The project consists of a 24 inch natural gas gathering pipeline from a point (Latitude 41° 42` 47", Longitude 75° 55` 05") North of Springville, PA in the county of Susquehanna to a point (Latitude 41° 20` 43", Longitude 75° 56` 30") Northeast of Dallas, PA in the county of Luzerne where it joins the Transco Pipeline. The Susquehanna County section will result in 200 feet of temporary stream impacts, 12,169 sq. ft. (0.27 acre) of temporary wetlands impacts, and 6,980 sq. ft. (0.16 acre) of wetland conversion impacts. This permit is associated with permits E4029-001 and E6629-001, all for the purpose of conveying Marcellus Shale natural gas from northern gas fields to market.

EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL

 The following Erosion and Sediment Control permits have been issued.

 Persons aggrieved by an action may appeal that action to the Environmental Hearing Board (Board) under section 4 of the Environmental Hearing Board Act and 2 Pa.C.S. §§ 501—508 and 701—704. The appeal should be sent to the Environmental Hearing Board, Second Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 400 Market Street, PO 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 Board within 30 days of publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin 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 a right of appeal beyond that permitted by applicable statutes and decisional law.

 For individuals who wish to challenge an action, the appeal must reach the Board within 30 days. A lawyer is not needed to file an appeal with the Board.

 Important legal rights are at stake, however, so individuals should show this notice to a lawyer at once. Persons who cannot afford a lawyer may qualify for free pro bono representation. Call the Secretary to the Board at (717) 787-3483 for more information.

Northeast Region: Water Management Program Manager, 2 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0790


ESCP
No.
Applicant Name &
Address
County Municipality Receiving
Water/Use
ESP025213001 Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
55 Keystone Industrial Park
Dunmore, PA 18512
Pike Westfall, Milford, & Dingman Townships Cummins Creek (HQ-CWF, MF)
Sawkill Creek
(EV, MF)
Vantine Brook (HQ-CWF, MF)
Vandermark Creek (HQ-CWF, MF)
Deep Brook
(EV, MF)
Crawford Brook (HQ-CWF, MF)
Laurel Brook (HQ-CWF, MF)
Rosetown Creek (HQ-CWF, MF)
Sloat Brook
(EV, MF)

Northwest Region: Oil and Gas Program Manager, 230 Chestnut St., Meadville, PA 16335

ESCGP-1 #ESX13-065-0006—RC Winslow Centralized Freshwater Impoundment
Applicant XTO Energy Inc
Contact Melissa Breitenbach
Address 502 Keystone Drive
City Warrendale State PA Zip Code 15086
County Jefferson Township(s) Oliver(s)
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) UNT & Middle  Branch to Little Sandy Creek (CWF)/Allegheny River—
 CWF

ESCGP-1 #ESX13-085-0022—Shenango Radkowski Gath-  ering Line
Applicant Hilcorp Energy Company
Contact Ms. Stephanie McMurray
Address 1201 Louisiana Street, Suite 1400
City Houston State TX Zip Code 77002
County Mercer & Lawrence Township(s) Shenango &  Pulaski(s)
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Turkey Run  (WWF), Deer Creek (WWF), Shenango River (WWF)

ESCGP-1 #ESX13-073-0009—Mijavec Well Pad
Applicant Hilcorp Energy Company
Contact Stephanie McMurray
Address 1201 Louisiana Street, Suite 1400
City Houston State TX Zip Code 77002
County Lawrence Township(s) Pulaski(s)
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Coffee Run—
 WWF, Mahoning River Eastern Region: Oil & Gas  Management Program Manager, 208 West Third Street,  Williamsport, PA 17701

ESCGP-1 # ESG13-081-0050
Applicant Name Pennsylvania General Energy Company,  LLC
Contact Person Douglas Kuntz
Address 120 Market Street
City, State, Zip Warren, PA 16365
County Lycoming County
Township(s) McHenry and Pine Townships
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Left Fork Otter  Run, Right Fork Otter Run, Buckeye Run, UNT to  Shingle Mill Branch (CWF);
 Secondary: Little Pine Creek (EV)

ESCGP-1 # ESX13-115-0062 (01)
Applicant Name Williams Field Svc. Co., LLC
Contact Person Julie Nicholas
Address 1212 South Abington Road
City, State, Zip Clarks Summit, PA 18411
County Susquehanna County
Township(s) Jessup Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) UNT to East  Branch Wyalusing Creek (CWF/MF)

ESCGP-1 # ESX13-115-0100
Applicant Name Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation
Contact Person Bart Roberts
Address Five Penn Center West Suite 401
City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15276
County Susquehanna County
Township(s) Lenox Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Tunkhannock  Creek (CWF/MF)

ESCGP-1 # ESG12-115-0165(01)
Applicant Name Williams Field Svc., LLC
Contact Person Sandra Lojek
Address 2000 Park Place Corporate Center 2
City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15275
County Susquehanna County
Township(s) Gibson Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Rock Creek, Bell  Creek, Tunkhannock Creek and their tribs thereto  (CWF/MF)

ESCGP-1 # ESG13-081-0049
Applicant Name Inflection Energy LLC
Contact Person Thomas Gillespie
Address 49 East 4th Street
City, State, Zip Williamsport, PA 17701
County Lycoming County
Township(s) Upper Fairfield Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) UNT Loyalsock  Creek EV/TSF,
 Secondary: Loyalsock Creek (EV)

ESCGP-1 # ESX13-015-0053
Applicant Name Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC
Contact Person Eric Haskins
Address 14 Chesapeake Lane
City, State, Zip Sayre, PA 18840
County Bradford County
Township(s) Wilmot Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) Branch  Mehoopany Creek, Wolf Run Creek to North  Mehoopany Creek (All CWF/MF);
 Secondary: North Branch Mehoopany Creek (CWF/MF)

ESCGP-1 # ESX13-115-0086
Applicant Name Cabot Oil & Gas Corp
Contact Person Kenneth Marcum
Address Five Penn Center West
City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15276
County Susquehanna County
Township(s) Springville Township
Receiving Stream(s) and Classification(s) North Branch  Meshoppen Creek (CWF/MF)

OIL AND GAS MANAGEMENT

 The following Well Permits have been issued with a waiver under 58 Pa.C.S. § 3215(b)(4) (relating to well location restrictions).

 Persons aggrieved by an action may appeal that action to the Environmental Hearing Board (Board) 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 Administrative Agency Law). The appeal should be send to the Environmental Hearing Board, Second Floor, Rachel Carson State Office Building, 400 Market Street, PO 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 which the Board within 30 days of publication of this notice in the Pennsylvania Bulletin 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 a right of appeal beyond that permitted by applicable statutes and decisional law.

 For individuals who wish to challenge an action, the appeal must reach the Board within 30 days. A lawyer is not needed to file an appeal with the Board.

 Important legal rights are at stake, however, so individuals should show this notice to a lawyer at once. Persons who cannot afford a lawyer may quality for pro bono representation. Call the Secretary to the Board at (717) 787-3483.

Northwest Region District Oil and Gas Operations, Program Manager, 230 Chestnut St. Meadville, PA 16335

Well Permit #: 015-22191-00-00
Well Farm Name Maggie BRA 2H
Applicant Name: Chesapeake Appalachia LLC
Contact Person: Eric Haskins
Address: 14 Chesapeake Lane, Sayre, PA 18840
County: Bradford
Municipality Tuscarora Township:
Name of Stream, Spring, Body of Water as identified on  the most current 7 1/2 minute topographic quadrangle  map of the United States Geologic Survey subject to the  Section 3215(b)(4) waiver: Auburn Center, Transue  Creek

Well Permit #: 081-21314-00-00
Well Farm Name Hillegas Unconventional Gas Pad
Applicant Name: Inflection Energy LLC
Contact Person: Thomas D. Gillespie, P.G.
Address: 1200 17th Street, Suite 1350, Denver, CO 80202
County: Lycoming
Municipality Upper Fairfield Township:
Name of Stream, Spring, Body of Water as identified on  the most current 7 1/2 minute topographic quadrangle  map of the United States Geologic Survey subject to the  Section 3215(b)(4) waiver: Huntersville, PA


SPECIAL NOTICES

Categorical Exclusion

Southwest Regional Office, Water Management Program Manager, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745

Location: City of Johnstown, 401 Main Street, Johns-
 town, PA 15901
City of Johnstown, Cambria County

Description: The Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority which administers Pennsylvania's State Revolving Fund is intended to be the funding source for this project.

 The City proposed to repair and replace existing sanitary sewers in the Roxbury—Phase I Area to reduce wet weather overflows in accordance with a DEP Consent Order and Agreement. Construction will occur in the same area as the existing sewers.

 The Department's review of the project and the information received has not identified any significant, adverse environmental impact resulting from this proposal. The Department hereby categorically excludes this project from the State Environmental Review Process.

Erroneous Final Action Publication

Southwest Regional Office, Water Management Program Manager, 400 Waterfront Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4745

Location: Iron Bridge WWTP, State Route 3105,  Alverton, PA 15612-0009
East Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland  County

Description: The publication of final action in the September 21, 2013, Pennsylvania Bulletin was in error. NDPES was issued in draft on September 10, 2013, and should have been submitted to the Pennsylvania Bulletin as a draft notice.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 13-1858. Filed for public inspection October 4, 2013, 9:00 a.m.]



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