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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 10/21/2015

Essex County


William Delaney


Delaney Farms Pond
2292 Gillespie Dr
Lake Placid, NY 12946

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters

Project is Located:

St Armand, Essex County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to excavate approximately 6,200 cubic yards of deposited sand and gravel out of a pre-existing pond on Frenchs Brook. The excavation area would be 500 linear feet of stream disturbance, along the east bank of the pond. The pond was filled in with sediment after Hurricane Irene, and they propose to remove 4' of material to restore water depths. The project is located off Co Rte 18A approximately 3 miles from Whiteface Memorial Highway intersection.

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:

Evaluation using a Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form or other information has concluded that the proposed activity will not impact 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 Nov 05, 2015.


Erin M Donhauser
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 St Rte 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977

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