ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 03/07/2012
St Thomas Aquinas College
125 St Rte 340
Sparkill, NY 10976
St Thomas Aquinas Athletic Fields
Sparkill, NY O
Permit(s) Applied for:
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located:
Orangetown, Rockland County
The project sponsor proposes to expand its existing athletic field for the purpose of meeting current NCAA field size requirements. The new multi-sport athletic field will be composed of artificial turf and an updated drainage system. The project will permanently disturb 450 sq. ft of Freshwater Wetland NA-10 and 13, 200 sq. ft. (0.30 acres) of its regulated 100 feet adjacent area.
Availability of Application Documents:
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: Orangetown Town Planning Board
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.
Opportunity for Public Comment:
Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 22, 2012.
Joseph R Murray
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561