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ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 03/18/2015

Suffolk County


Downs Creek LLC
C/O Robert McCall
PO Box 271
Cutchogue, NY 11935 -0271


Downs Creek LLC
10230 New Suffolk Ave SCTM 1000-116-6-4
Cutchogue, NY 11935

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters

Project is Located:

Southold, Suffolk County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to excavate a new 25' - 30' wide inlet in Downs Creek to Peconic Bay to 2' below mean low water; regrade both banks of the new inlet; construct a new dike closing off the existing creek inlet and reusing the approximately 3,000 cubic yards of excavated material as fill for the closing. The project is located at Downs Creek, 10230 New Suffolk Avenue, Cutchogue, NY, Town of Southold, SCTM # 1000-116-6-6.

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:

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 02, 2015.


John A Wieland
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook
50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790

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