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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 11/04/2009

Essex County


Patrick A Armstrong


North Ti Sand & Gravel Mine
Vineyard RD|BETWEEN Street Rd & Burnbaum Rd
Ticonderoga, NY 12883

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Ticonderoga, Essex County

Project Description:

The proposal involves a 10.8-acre Life of Mine expansion to an existing 8.3-acre Life of Mine sand and gravel mine with material processing (screening/crushing), on lands owned by David and Christopher Huestis. The new total Life of Mine will be 19.1 acres, of which 12.3 acres will be affected during the next 5-year term. No new equipment will be introduced. The mine will be reclaimed to grasslands, with slopes graded to 2 horizontal to 1 vertical. The mine is located on the East side of Vineyard Road in the Town of Ticonderoga. The proposal is also under review by the Adirondack Park Agency (#P2009-187).

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 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 Dec 04, 2009.


Erin L Burns
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 St Rte 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977

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