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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 02/22/2012

Putnam County


Walter Hoving Home Inc
PO Box 194
Garrison, NY 10524 -0194


The Walter Hoving Home
Avery Road
Garrison, NY 10524

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Philipstown, Putnam County

Project Description:

The SPDES permit for the above-referenced facility is being renewed and modified because the permit was incorrectly classified as a Class 02, State Non-significant Minor (Private/Commercial/Institutional) facility instead of a Class 09, State Significant Minor facility. The wastewater treatment plant uses Rotating Biological Contact system and is permitted to discharge 10,000 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastewater to the Philipse Brook and tributary, a Class B waterbody. The facility is reclassified as Significant Minor P/C/I Facility, Discharge Class 09. The submission of a quarterly Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMR) is required. The permit will be placed on a standard five-year term.

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 23, 2012.


Andrea Sheeran
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233

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