ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 10/28/2009
C Thomas Chewleski
Morrison Brook Rd
Hancock, NY 13783
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located:
Hancock, Delaware County
The applicant proposes to modify an existing 9.8 acre life-of-mine consolidated surface bluestone mine by adding 9.7 acres to the life-of-mine for a total of 19.5 acre life-of-mine. The operation will include drilling, blasting, and the mechanical cutting of stone. The site is located on Morrison Brook Road 1.4 approximately 1.4 miles from State Route 30 intersection.
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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Nov 27, 2009.
Martha A Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 St Rte 10
Stamford, NY 12167