ENB - Statewide Notices
New York State Thruway Authority and New York State Canal Corporation Announce Public Review Period for Draft Annual Reports for GP-02-02.
This notice announces the availability of the Draft Annual Reports prepared by the New York State Thruway Authority (NYSTA) and New York State Canal Corporation (NYSCC) pursuant to the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Municipal Separate Stormwater Sewer Systems (MS4s), GP-02-02. The Draft Annual Reports document activities related to the NYSTA's and NYSCC's Stormwater Management Program during the Reporting Period of March 10, 2007 to January 8, 2008. The NYSTA and NYSCC are making these draft documents available for public comment for a period of 30 days, ending May 2, 2008. Interested parties may provide their comments to the NYSTA and NYSCC via e-mail, phone, or mail to be considered in finalizing the documents.
Background: SPDES General Permit for Stormwater Discharges from Municipal Separate Stormwater Sewer Systems (MS4s), GP-02-02, requires that agencies or municipalities identified as Regulated Small MS4s must develop a Stormwater Management Program to address six Minimum Control Measures. This public notice serves to comply with the NYSTA's and NYSCC's "Public Involvement/Participation" Minimum Control Measure.
Information: The Draft Annual Reports are available online during the comment period at: http://www.nysthruway.gov/environmental/ms4s.html
Hardcopies of the NYSTA and NYSCC Draft Annual Reports are also available for review at the following locations:
New York Division Contact: Michael Wetzel, 4 Executive Boulevard, Suffern, NY 10901, Phone: (845) 918-2526.
Albany Division Contact: Robert Romeo, 270 Mount Hope Drive, Albany, NY 12209, Phone: (518) 436-3006.
Syracuse Division Contact: Michael Reed, Suite 200 2nd Floor, Liverpool, NY 13088-2104, Phone: (315) 438-2393.
Buffalo Division Contact: Tom Moore, 455 Cayuga Road, Suite 800, Cheektowaga, NY 14225-1309, Phone: (716) 635-6291.
Email comments to:
Mail comments to:
New York State Thruway Authority
Environmental Services Bureau
Attention: David Curtis
200 Southern Blvd.
Albany, NY 12209
Phone: (518) 471-5926