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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 02/06/2013

Essex County

Applicant:

William Petro

Facility:

Mill Brook Lower Dam
58 Forge Hollow Rd
Port Henry, NY 12974

Application ID:

5-1536-00070/00004

Permit(s) Applied for:

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

Project is Located:

Moriah, Essex County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to remove a portion of Mill Brook Lower Dam (ID #238-0670 ) a Class C High Hazard Dam to comply with DEC Dam Safety regulations. Approximately 30 ft width of the dam will be removed to the low level outlet. The wingwalls and the portion from the low level outlet to the base of the gorge will remain in place, downgrading it to a Class A Low Hazard Dam. The work area will be dewatered during construction using culvert and sandbag cofferdam. The concrete dam demolition debris will be disposed in an upland location on site, as reviewed by the Adirondack Park Agency (#2013-9).

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:

A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.

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 Feb 21, 2013.

Contact:

Erin L Burns
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 St Rte 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Warren County

Applicant:

Clearwater Lake Restoration Association Inc
PO Box 338
Brant Lake, NY 12815 -0338

Facility:

Clear Brook Dam
Clearwater Lake Rd Off Palisades Rd
Brant Lake, NY 12815

Application ID:

5-5228-00213/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

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

Project is Located:

Horicon, Warren County

Project Description:

Clearwater Lake Restoration Association proposes to reconstruct a former dam; measuring approximately 300 feet long and 18 feet high; at the outlet of Clearwater Lake, located near the northern end of Brant Lake. The Clear Brook dam was constructed in 1963 as a recreational facility for a surrounding subdivision. The dam's earthen embankment failed in August 2004 and has not yet been repaired. The proposed earthen dam will be reconstructed within the same footprint.

A Use and Protection of Waters permit is requested for the reconstruction of the dam and the resulting impacts to navigable waters of the State. Water Quality Certification is requested for impacts to the waters of the United States.

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.

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 Feb 21, 2013.

Contact:

Beth A Magee
Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Washington County

Applicant:

Jeff Braun

Facility:

Golden Goal Tournament Park
495 Goodman Rd
Fort Ann, NY 12827

Application ID:

5-5328-00153/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 P/C/I SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Fort Ann, Washington County

Project Description:

The Department intends to re-issue and transfer this State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit that expired due to an oversight in the permit renewal process. The permit is for an existing discharge of up to 14,850 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastewater to Halfway Creek, a Class A(T) waterbody from the wastewater treatment facility located at 495 Goodman Road in the Town of Fort Ann, Clinton County. Refer to the DEC application number listed above and SPDES number NY 026 5462.

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:

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 08, 2013.

Contact:

Erin L Burns
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 St Rte 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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