ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 10/15/2008
Town of Lee
PO Box 191
Lee Center, NY 13363 -0191
Capron Rd @ Weaver Rd
Lee Center, NY 13363
Permit(s) Applied for:
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located:
Rebuild, widen and resurface 1,239 linear feet of Capron Rd from the intersection of Weaver Rd. This project involves filling 1,257 square feet or .03 acres of a 49-acre NYSDEC regulated freshwater wetland (FWW) LC-19. In order to widen the existing road, 555 sq. ft. of gravel fill will be placed in FWW LC-19 on the easterly side of Capron Rd and 702 sq. feet of gravel fill on the westerly side to a depth of 2 feet. The existing road and new extended shoulders will be resurfaced with a layer of #1A stone and a layer of #1 stone and oil. An US Army Corps of Engineers permit has been obtained.
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:
Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
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 Oct 30, 2008.
Rosa L Howard
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica SUB-OFFICE
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501