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ENB - Region 5 Notices

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

Applicant: Town of Chester
Fred Monroe, Supervisor
Town of Chester
P.O. Box 423
Chestertown, NY 12817

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P. O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050

Contact: Edward Snizek
Project Number: 2007-85
Project Title: Town of Chester
Location: NYS Route 9N
Comment Period Ends: June 7, 2007

Project Description: Applicant proposes a regulated activity involving wetlands: The use of hand harvesting in Loon Lake to control Eurasian watermilfoil (EWM). Hand harvesting will continue annually from June through September for up to five years, as determined necessary by the applicant and their consultant.

Public Notice

Temporary Revocable Permit (TRP)-Prospect Child and Family Center
Coat and Helmet Check for Americade

Contact Person: Brett Blanchard
Address: NYS DEC
PO Box 220
232 Hudson Street
Warrensburg, NY 12885-0220
Phone Number: (518) 623-1261
Project Location: Lake George Battlefield Park Day Use Area, Town of Lake George

Project Description: The Department of Environmental Conservation is reviewing a TRP application to allow placement of two storage pods 20' x 20' on the Lake George Battlefield Park Day Use Area from June 4th to June 9th to be used to check coats and helmets for motorcycle participants of Americade who park their motorcycles in the field area. This is a public service provided by Prospect Child and Family Center, a not-for-profit organization. Comments will be accepted until June 1, 2007.

Notice of Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given in accordance with a resolution duly adopted by the Queensbury Town Board on Monday, May 7th, 2007, that the Town Board will conduct a public hearing on Monday, June 4th, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the Queensbury Activities Center, 742 Bay Road, Queensbury, at which hearing the Town Board shall hear all interested parties concerning new information related to stormwater management, predevelopment groundwater levels, flood plains and soils, and the prior SEQRA approval related to the Hiland Park planned unit development located in the Town of Queensbury.

For further information, all interested persons may contact or visit the Queensbury Town Clerk's Office, 742 Bay Road, Queensbury, (518) 761-8234, during normal business hours.

DEC Region 5 Reports of Administration Use of Motor Vehicles and Aircraft in the Forest Preserve

In compliance with DEC Commissioner Policy 17, the activity logs documenting the administrative use of motor vehicles and aircraft within the Forest Preserve in DEC Region 5 for the first quarter of 2007 are available for review by contacting Thomas D. Martin, Regional Forester, NYSDEC, 1115 State Rt. 86, PO Box 296, Ray Brook, NY 12977, Phone: (518) 897-1276

Negative Declaration

Clinton County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Graymont Materials (NY) Inc., Rabideau Bank will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The applicant proposes to develop and operate a new sand and gravel mine, with a 67-acre life of mine area, to be operated in phases over a ten-year period. Mining operations will include crushing and screening by a portable processing plant, with an average of 125,000 tons of material to be removed annually. During the initial permit term, it is anticipated that 36 acres will be affected in order to provide materials needed for wind farm projects. Reclamation will be ongoing, with establishment of native grass cover as the final objective. The site is part of a 106-acre parcel owned by James and Donna Rabideau. The project is located on the west side of Cannon Corners Road. The entrance road is south of the intersection with White Road, just south of the English River crossing.

Contact: Erin L. Burns, NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation, Rt 86, P.O. Box 296, Ray Brook, NY 12977-0296, Phone: (518) 897-1234, Fax: (518) 897-1394, E-mail: dep.r5@dec.ny.gov.

Saratoga County - The Town of Greenfield Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Young Road North will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the subdivision of approximately 45 acres into 6 residential building lots, 5 acres of which is in the Town of Providence. The project is located at 244 Young Road, Middle Grove, NY 12850.

Contact: Gary Dake, Town of Greenfield, PO Box 10, Greenfield Center, NY 12833, Phone: (518) 893-7432 x304.

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