ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 12/29/2010
St Lawrence County
NYS Dept of Transportation
50 Wolf Rd
Albany, NY 12232
Bridge on Rte 56 Over Cold Brook
St Rte 56 1.3MI SE of S Colton (V)
South Colton, NY 13687
Permit(s) Applied for:
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located:
St Lawrence County
Install a new two lane bridge to carry NYS Route 56 over the class C(T) stream Cold Brook. Add approximately 446 linear feet of stone rip rap erosion protection to the stream bank. Add approximately 31 cubic yards of stone fill for scour protection. There will be some temporary impact to Federal Wetlands due to construction and access. The existing temporary single lane steel bridge will be removed after construction of the new bridge. Sediment control measures shall be employed and properly maintained.
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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Dept of Transportation
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 Jan 13, 2011.
Jessica J Hart
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601