ENB Multiregion and Statewide Completed Applications 10/21/2009
New York Power Authority
123 Main St
White Plains, NY 10601
NYPA Gas & Electric Rows
Statewide Except Regs 1 & 2
NYPA Service Area, NY
Permit(s) Applied for:
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located:
Routine repair and maintenance activites for the transmission line ROW across DEC Regions 3 through 9. The minor activities covered in this general permit may occur in freshwater wetlands, freshwater wetland adjacent areas, and streams and banks of the state. Activities include stream crossings, maintenance in streams, culvert maintenance, repair of electric facilities, replacement of existing poles and selective plant cuttings. The draft permit may be viewed here: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6061.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 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.
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 Nov 24, 2009.
Betsy R Hohenstein
Albany, NY 12233