ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/28/2012
D & M Sand and Gravel
27 Lawton St
PO Box 177
Lenox Dale, MA 01242 -0177
Hoffman Farm Gravel Mine
Berlin, NY 12022
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located:
Berlin, Rensselaer County
The applicant proposes to add a portable crusher to an existing 23.8 acre life of mine sand and gravel mine. No change in the area to be mined, or duration of mining is proposed. The site is located on Watson Road in the Town of Berlin, Rensselaer County.
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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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.
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 Apr 27, 2012.
Nancy M Baker
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306