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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 01/14/2015

Saratoga County

Applicant:

MPM Silicones LLC
260 Hudson River Rd
Waterford, NY 12188

Facility:

Momentive Performance Materials
260 Hudson River Rd
Waterford, NY 12188

Application ID:

5-4154-00002/01789

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Waterford, Saratoga County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of up to 15 million gallons per day (MGD) of water from the Hudson River for operation of the Momentive Performance Materials facility, located at 260 Hudson River Road, Waterford. The Facility has been in operation since 1945. No changes in current operations are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

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 Jan 29, 2015.

Contact:

Kevin R Bliss
Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
DEP.R5@dec.ny.gov


Warren County

Applicant:

Finch Paper LLC
1 Glen St
Glens Falls, NY 12801

Facility:

Finch Paper LLC
1 Glen St
Glens Falls, NY 12801

Application ID:

5-5205-00005/00065

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Glens Falls, Warren County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal 52.92 million gallons per day (MGD) of water combined from the Hudson River and onsite wells for operation of the Finch Paper LLC Facility. The Facility has been in operation since the early 1900s. No changes in current operations are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000 GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

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 Jan 29, 2015.

Contact:

Kevin R Bliss
Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
DEP.R5@dec.ny.gov


Washington County

Applicant:

Wheelabrator Hudson Falls LLC
93 River St
Hudson Falls, NY 12839

Facility:

Wheelabrator Hudson Falls
93 River St
Hudson Falls, NY 12839 -1354

Application ID:

5-5344-00001/00021

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Non-public

Project is Located:

Kingsbury, Washington County

Project Description:

The applicant has applied for an initial permit for the continued withdrawal of 33.8 million gallons per day (MGD) of water from the Hudson River for operation of the Wheelabrator Hudson Falls facility. The Facility has been in operation since 1992. No changes in current operations are proposed. The Department has determined that the Facility is eligible for an Initial Permit under Section 15-1501.9 of the Environmental Conservation Law. Initial Permits are limited to existing facilities for existing water withdrawals over 100,000GPD which were properly reported to the Department prior to February 15, 2012. Section 15-501.9 requires the Department to issue Initial Water Withdrawal Permits for the reported volume.

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 Jan 29, 2015.

Contact:

Kevin R Bliss
Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
DEP.R5@dec.ny.gov


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