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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/26/2008

Columbia County

Applicant:

Frank Todaro

Facility:

Todaro Property - Beaver Pond
801 Dugway Rd
Spencertown, NY

Application ID:

4-1022-00092/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides

Project is Located:

Austerlitz, Columbia County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to apply the pesticides Sonar Q to control curly leaf pond weed and the algaecide Captain to control filamentous and unicellular algae on up to 27 acres of Beaver Pond which is a regulated Freshwater Wetland (CH-9) for the 2008 summer season.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 10, 2008.

Contact:

Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Delaware County

Applicant:

Town of Colchester
PO Box 321
Downsville, NY 13755 -0321

Facility:

Dry Brook Rd
Dry Brook Rd - 1000' Upstream From Horton Brook
Colchester, NY

Application ID:

4-1224-00401/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance

Project is Located:

Colchester, Delaware County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to conduct a stream restoration project along Dry Brook. The project includes bank stabilization, gravel bar removal, and 2 culvert replacements. There are 13 sites along Dry Brook a total length of work area of approximately 1239 feet. The project is located on Dry Brook Road .5 miles from Horton Brook Road.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 10, 2008.

Contact:

Jamie G Lacko
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 St Rte 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Greene County

Applicant:

Village of Catskill
422 Main St
Catskill, NY 12414 -1303

Facility:

Catskill - V WWTP
Lower Main St
Catskill, NY 12414

Application ID:

4-1926-00008/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Catskill, Greene County

Project Description:

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) is pursuing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY 002 0389, DEC Identification #: 4-1926-00008/00001), the Village of Catskill Wastewater Treatment Plant pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, New York State's Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS).

The changes to the permit are as follows:
1. CSO Outfalls 003 and 007B deleted as they were plugged in 2005.
2. Mercury, Total (EPA Method 1631), Cyanide,Total (EPA Method 335.2), and Cyanide, Available (EPA Method 0IA-1677) will be monitored for one year in Influent and Effluent.
3. Pat Nolan, Chief Operator replaced Bill Kohn.

The modification also includes several other minor reporting modifications.

The Village of Catskill Wastewater Treatment Plant has surface discharge into the Hudson River, a class A water; the Catskill Creek, a class C water; and the Hans Vosenkill Creek, a class C water.

Additional information including the current permit, renewal applications, and supporting documentation may be obtained from or inspected at the DEC central office in Albany. Substantive comments on the permit or requests for hearing or both must be submitted in writing to the contact person. DEC seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 25, 2008.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Rensselaer County

Applicant:

Petroleum Fuel & Terminal Co
8182 Maryland Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63105 -3786

Facility:

Petroleum Fuel & Terminal CO-RENSSELAER
54 Riverside Ave
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Application ID:

4-3814-00003/00014

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Rensselaer, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a modified Title V Air Facility Permit for the operation of Tank 20-9 at the Petroleum Fuel & Terminal facility at 54 Riverside Avenue, City of Rensselaer, County of Rensselaer, owned by Apex Oil Company.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. The Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below. A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6234.html. Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 25, 2008.

Contact:

Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Applicant:

John R Senter

Facility:

Senter Mine
Staples Rd
Stephentown, NY

Application ID:

4-3846-00052/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Stephentown, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to mine sand and gravel from property located on the western side of Staples Road, near it's intersection with NYS Route 43, Town of Stephentown, Rensselaer County. Applicant operates an existing farm at the site and has intermittently removed material from the site over the years. Minerals will be removed from 4.87 acres of land and previously disturbed acreage (15 acres) will be regraded and reclaimed, resulting in a total Life of Mine acreage of 19.87 acres. A portable screener will be used at the site.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 25, 2008.

Contact:

Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Multiple Counties

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368

Facility:

DELAWARE/SCHOHARIE Watershed
Various
Various, NY

Application ID:

4-9904-00086/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance

Project is Located:

, Multiple Counties

Project Description:

The applicant has requested a general permit for:

  1. The use of motorized equipment for the removal of drift wood, brush and trash from the Pepacton, Cannonsville and Schoharie reservoir and tributary streams within the lands controlled by New York City Department of Environmental Protection in Delaware, Greene and Schoharie counties.
  2. Perform routine maintenance on piers, abutments, headwalls & associated structures of existing bridges and drainage culverts.
  3. Minor repair of the existing boat launching ramps on the above specified reservoirs.
Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:

Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Apr 10, 2008.

Contact:

Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 St Rte 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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