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ENB - Statewide Notices 1/28/2015

Public Notice

Shandaken SPDES Semi-Annual Meeting

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is pleased to announce that the next semi-annual public meeting, held per the Shandaken SPDES permit, will be on Wednesday, February 18th at 2:00 p.m. at the Shandaken Town Hall, 7209 Route 28, Shandaken, NY. DEP will discuss the progress of activities conducted pursuant to the SPDES permit. In case of inclement weather, the snow date is February 20th at 2:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and public input is welcome.

Location: Shandaken Town Hall, 7209 Route 28, Shandaken, NY

Contact Person:

Kimberlee Kane
465 Columbus Ave
Valhalla, NY 10595
(914) 773-4473

Notice of Proposed Rule Making to Amend 6 NYCRR Part 40

Pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law sections 11-0303, 13-0105 and 13-0340-c, the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following:

Notice of Proposed Rule Making to amend 6 NYCRR Part 40 pertaining to the Recreational Harvest of Winter Flounder. This notice will be published in issue 4 of the State Register, dated January 28, 2015.

For further information, please contact:

Stephen Heins
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
205 N. Belle Meade Road, Suite 1
East Setauket, NY 11733-3400
Telephone: (631) 444-0435

New York State Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Intended Use Plan Draft Amendment No. 2 to the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWSRF) Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2015 Intended Use Plan

FFY 2015 Intended Use Plan Annual List Project Amendment:

DWSRF#17513 Winebrook Hills Water District (T) Newcomb, Essex County - The project cost listed in the Intended Use Plan is amended from $5,302,728 to $5,675,000 due to project cost estimate updates made since the project was initially listed in the intended use plan in 2006.

The New York State Department of Health has determined that the amendment is necessary, reasonable, and in the interest of protecting public health. The project amendment will not adversely affect any project on the IUP Project Annual List above the subsidized funding line. Except as noted above, there are no other changes to the IUP as a result of this Amendment No. 2 of the FFY 2015 Intended Use Plan.

Public Review and Comment on Draft Amendment No. 1

The New York State Department of Health (NYS DOH) will accept comments on Amendment No. 2 to the FFY 2015 DWSRF IUP by mail, fax or email until 5:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, February 11, 2015.

Comments should be addressed to: Michael Montysko, NYS Department of Health - Bureau of Water Supply Protection,, Corning Tower Room 1135, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237 Fax: 518-402-7599; Or by email to: (If sent by email please reference "IUP Amendment Comment" in the subject line)

Notice for New York State Hazardous Waste Large Quantity Generators and Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage and/or Disposal Facilities

A Hazardous Waste Report, for each calendar year, is required and must be submitted by large quantity generators and treatment, storage and/or disposal facilities in New York State. The Report must be submitted to and received by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) by March 1 of each year.

Generators and facilities are required to submit a Report if any one of the following criteria applies:

  1. The site generated in any single calendar month 1,000 kg (2,200 lbs) or more of Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) or New York State hazardous waste; or
  2. The site generated in any single calendar month, or accumulated at any time more than 1 kg (2.2 lbs) of RCRA acute hazardous waste; or
  3. The site generated in any single calendar month, or accumulated at any time, more than 100 kg (220 lbs) of spill cleanup material contaminated with RCRA acute hazardous waste; or
  4. The facility, during the calendar year, treated, stored and/or disposed of RCRA or New York State hazardous waste on-site in units subject to hazardous waste permitting requirements (6 NYCRR Part 373); or
  5. The site generated 15 tons or greater of hazardous waste or hazardous wastewater. Only universal waste is exempt from counting with regard to this requirement. Other exemptions or exclusions to annual hazardous waste reporting do not apply if 15 tons or greater are generated.

Instructions and forms to be completed for the Report can be found at NYS DEC encourages all parties to submit the forms on-line at If on-line submission is not an option, the forms can be submitted in paper form. If completed on-line, the Declaration of Electronic Filing must be mailed and received by March 1, 2015. The originator of the Report is required to maintain a copy of the Report submitted for three years. For questions regarding the filing criteria or completion of the Report, please e-mail your questions to or call (518) 402-8730 if e-mailing is not an option.

Where paper forms are being submitted, they must be submitted to the address below and received by March 1, 2015.

NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Remediation
Bureau of Program Management
Manifest & Reporting Section
625 Broadway, 12th Floor
Albany, NY 12233-7252

Important: NYS DEC is going paperless, as much as possible. To receive future information electronically regarding the NYS DEC Hazardous Waste Management Program, go to . Go to the "Waste Management and Cleanup" category and select the "Hazardous Waste" subscription topic.

Contact: Toni Norfleet, NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Remediation, Bureau of Program Management, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-7252, Phone: (518) 402-8730, E-mail: .

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