ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 09/29/2010
Bruce C Tanski
Falcon Trace of Halfmoon Planned Development District
E Side of NYS Rte 236 & Fellows Rd
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located:
Halfmoon, Saratoga County
Proposed construction of a road and box culvert across a 30 foot wide area of Freshwater Wetland ME-14 (Class II) and McDonald Creek (Class C), associated with access to a new senior housing development. The proposed road crossing will impact 0.024 acre of wetland and 0.29 acre of wetland adjacent area. The project is located on the east side of NYS Route 236 and Fellows Road, Town of Halfmoon.
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: Halfmoon 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 an impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. The department must consult further with OPRHP before making a final decision regarding the issuance of the permit.
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 15, 2010.
W Richard Speidel
Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885