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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/02/2016

Rensselaer County


10 Westfall Ct
PO Box 969
Averill Park, NY 12018 -0969


Pond Hollow Estates: Lot 11R
Garner Rd East of Sheer Rd
Sand Lake, NY 12153

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Sand Lake, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to mine sand and gravel from a 3.8 acre life of mine, including intermittent screening with a portable screener. The site was previously approved as a construction exemption, however, construction has been completed, and a Mined Land Reclamation permit is required in order to complete mineral removal and final grading of the site. The project is located on Garner Road, in the Town of Sand Lake, Rensselaer County.

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 performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for 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 Apr 01, 2016.


Nancy M Baker
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 N Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

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