ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 04/13/2011
Leavitt Farms Inc
P O Box 116
Gabriels, NY 12939
Leavitt Sand and Gravel
St Rte 192 - N Side - ¼ Mi N of Co Rte 55
Gabriels, NY 12939
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located:
Brighton, Franklin County
The proposal involves a modification of an existing sand and gravel mine, to increase the life of mine area from 4.9 acres to 6.77 acres. The additional 1.87 acre area will be used as a material stock pile area in the northwest portion of the site. The site is located 2,500 feet east of State Route 86, approxmately 1/4 mile north of Co. Rt 55 intersection, and is part of a 100 acre parcel owned by Leavitt Farms, Inc. All other aspects of the mining operation remain the same, and the site will be reclamed to hay production upon completion of mining. A permit is also required from the Adirondack Park Agency, project # APA 2011-53
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:
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 May 13, 2011.
Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 St Rte 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977