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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 09/02/2009

Albany County

Applicant:

Shelter Cove LLC
621 Columbia St
Cohoes, NY 12047

Facility:

Shelter Cove Planned Development
1308 Loudon Rd
Cohoes, NY

Application ID:

4-0126-00686/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Colonie, Albany County


Project Description:

The proposed project called "Shelter Cove P.U.D." is a planned unit development (PUD), located on an approximately 75 acre property between Loudon Road (NYS Route 9) and the Mohawk River in the Town of Colonie, Albany County.

The project involves the development of 46 single-family residential homes, 65 carriage homes and 200 multi-family units for a total of 311 individual dwelling units. The project also involves the development of four (4) separate commercial lots which will contain two (2) office buildings (each 4,000 square feet), a clubhouse (4,000 square feet), and 9 condominium/apartment buildings (141,274 square feet). The proposed development will be serviced by municipal water and sewer.

The project will result in permanent impacts to approximately 0.098 acres of federally regulated wetlands and 206 linear feet of streams. In addition, the project will result in temporary impacts to approximately 65 linear feet of streams. The proposed impacts to wetlands and other waters of the U.S. are primarily a result of the construction of roads, utilities and lot grading.

In order to mitigate for the proposed wetland and stream impacts, the applicant proposes to preserve 3.09 acres of existing wetlands with deed restrictions.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: Colonie Town Planning Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 17, 2009.

Contact:

Karen M Gaidasz
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

John P Richter

Facility:

Richter Property
670 Watervliet Shaker Rd
Latham, NY

Application ID:

4-0126-00699/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Colonie, Albany County


Project Description:

Construction of a single-family home at 670 Watervliet-Shaker Road. Approximately 0.08 acres of federally regulated wetlands will be disturbed associated with the construction of the driveway and establishment of a lawn area.

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:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 17, 2009.

Contact:

Karen M Gaidasz
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


Delaware County

Applicant:

Town of Davenport
PO Box 88
Davenport Center, NY 13751 -0088

Facility:

T-Davenport Water System
Sr 23
Davenport, NY

Application ID:

4-1226-00135/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply

Project is Located:

Davenport, Delaware County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to implement water system improvements and take a supply of water up to 108,000 gallons per day from 2 wells. The project also involves the installation of water mains, a water tank, as well as the development of a groundwater source including associated pump station. The existing spring water source will be abandoned. An access road will be constructed within a federal wetland and will disturb less than 0.1 acres of wetland.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: Davenport Town Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 17, 2009.

Contact:

Martha A Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 St Rte 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


Otsego County

Applicant:

John Hatem

Facility:

Hatem Camp
2105 Co Rte 22
Richfield Springs, NY

Application ID:

4-3650-00257/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Otsego, Otsego County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to remove the existing 16.3' x 27.3, house and outhouse along Canadarago Lake, and replace it with a 17' x 31' house that includes a deck. The applicant also proposes the install new a septic system. All facilities are within the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland SY-6.

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 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 Sep 17, 2009.

Contact:

Jamie G Lacko
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 St Rte 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Village of Richfield Springs
PO Box 271
Richfield Springs, NY 13439

Facility:

Richfield Springs - V STP
140 Bloomfield Dr
Richfield Sprngs, NY 13439

Application ID:

4-3656-00007/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Richfield, Otsego County

Project Description:

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is pursuing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY 003 1411), pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, New York State's Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS).

The Village of Richfield Springs Wastewater Treatment Plant has a design flow rate of .60mgd. The type of treatment consists of the influent passing through a comminutor into a wet well and pumped into aerated lagoons (sludge activated). The wastewater then passes through a rectangular clarifier with scum collection and return activicated sludge pumps. Effluent water goes to a DynaSand upflow continuous backwash filter where alum is added and then passes though a chlorine contact chamber for disinfection. The facility has treated surface discharge into the Ocquionis Creek, a class C water. The following changes to the permit are proposed: Monitoring for flow and ammonia have been added. Quarterly Wet testing has been added. Chesapeake Bay watershed requirements have been added. Compliance schedules have been added for Chloroform, Total Dissolved Solids and Total Zinc. Short term, high intensity monitoring has been added. Monitoring locations have been updated.

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 Oct 02, 2009.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
deppermitting@dec.ny.gov


Rensselaer County

Applicant:

Oak-Mitsui Inc
80 First St
Hoosick Falls, NY 12090

Facility:

Oak Mitsui Inc
80 First St
Hoosick Falls, NY 12090

Application ID:

4-3828-00024/00028

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Hoosick, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft air permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a new Air State Facility Permit for operations the Oak Mitsui facility located at 80 First Street, Village of Hoosick Falls, Town of Hoosick, Rensselaer County, owned by Oak Mitsui Technologies, LLC. This facility manufactures rolls of thin copper foil for use in various electronic applications.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Air State Facility, 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.

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 Oct 02, 2009.

Contact:

Nancy M Baker
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
dep.r4@dec.ny.gov


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