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ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 02/16/2011

Jefferson County


Jefferson County
175 Arsenal St
Watertown, NY 13601


Simonet Rd Culvert Over Pleasant Creek
Simonet Rd|0.5Mi NE of Co Rte 30 and St Rte 26 Intersection
Evans Mills, NY 13637

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance

Project is Located:

Jefferson County

Project Description:

The proposed project consists of a culvert replacement in Pleasant Creek, a class C(T) stream. An existing 6' diameter steel pipe and a 12' concrete slab culvert will be removed and replaced with a 14'x6'x48' three sided box culvert bearing on a bedrock foundation. Traffic will be detoured 3.7 miles during construction. The stream channel will be temporarily diverted around the site during construction 55' to the north using 6' diameter pipe and a plastic lined open channel. The culvert replacement will occur in the dry and erosion control devices will be used to prevent the movement of turbidity off site.

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 not performed.

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.

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 Mar 03, 2011.


Jessica J Hart
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601

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