ENB - Region 6 Notices
County: St. Lawrence, Jefferson and Oswego
Lead Agency: New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC)
Project Title: Temporary Revokable Permit (TRP) - National Grid
Contact Person: David Smith
Address: NYS DEC
317 Washington Street
Watertown, NY 13601-3787
Phone: (315) 785-2261
Project Location: State Forest and Forest Preserve in St. Lawrence, Jefferson and Oswego Counties
Project Description: The Department of Environmental Conservation is currently reviewing a TRP (# 4535) application to allow National Grid to perform annual, 2008 scheduled cycle maintenance tree pruning along selected distribution lines abutting, crossing and/or intersecting NYS DEC managed lands in Region 6.
Comments will be accepted until February 20, 2008.
Lewis County - The Planning Board of the Town of Martinsburg, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Roaring Brook Wind Project may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves the applicant's proposal to develop the Roaring Brook Wind Project (the Project) with a maximum generating capacity of approximately 78 megawatts (MW). The Project will be located on 26 parcels of leased private land (one landowner) totaling approximately 3,980 acres. The current Project design consists of approximately 39 Gamesa G90 2.0 MW wind turbines (or similar) with a 90 meter (295 foot) rotor diameter mounted on 100 meter (328 foot) tall tubular steel towers. The project is located in the Town of Martinsburg, New York in an area of the Town south of Flat Rock Road and west of Carey Road comprising approximately 4,080 acres.
Contact: Mike Colwell, P.O. Box 8, Martinsburg, NY 13404, Phone: (315) 376-2299.