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ENB - Region 5 Notices 4/20/2016

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

County: Essex

Applicant: Lyme Timber Company

Contact for this Project: Sean Ross
The Lyme Timber Company
23 S Main Street
Hanover, NH 03755

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Aaron Ziemann

APA Project Number: 2016-0065

Project Title: Lyme Timber Company

Location: Near Scriver Road in the Town of Elizabethtown, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: May 5, 2016

Project Description: Timber harvesting on a 429 acre portion of Lyme's 23,641 acre Iron Ore Tract, consisting of a variety of harvest prescriptions.


County: Essex

Applicant: New York State Electric and Gas (NYSEG)
18 Link Drive
Binghamton, NY 13902

Contact for this Project: Carol Howland
NYSEG
18 Link Drive
Binghamton, NY 13902

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Thomas E. Saehrig

APA Project Number: 2015-0207

Project Title: New York State Electric and Gas (NYSEG)

Location: NYS Route 28N in the Town of Newcomb, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: May 5, 2016

Project Description: Installation of lightning protection system at NYSEG Harris Lake Substation; the four proposed lightning masts will be 48 feet in height each.


County: Warren

Applicant: New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC dba AT&T

Contact for this Project: Thomas Puchner, Esq.
Phillips Lytle LLP
Omni Plaza, 30 South Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12207

Office: Adirondack Park Agency (APA)
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050, ext. 207

APA Contact: Virginia Yamrick

APA Project Number: 2015-0017

Project Title: New Cingular Wireless PCS, LLC, d/b/a AT&T

Location: Ridge Road, in the Town of Queensbury, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: May 5, 2016

Project Description: The action involves subdivision into sites by lease and a major public utility use involving installation of a new 126 foot tall telecommunications tower to be concealed as a simulated pine tree. The total height of the tower will be 135 feet (including a 5 foot crown and concealment branching). Within the equipment compound, AT&T is proposing to install a three-sided nine panel array containing 8 foot panel antennas to be located at the 126 foot centerline height above ground level (AGL). An 11.5 foot by 20 foot equipment shelter compound is also proposed within the fenced 40 foot by 60 foot lease area. Access to the facility will originate from Ridge Road along an existing un-improved gravel access road to accommodate construction and service vehicles. Utilities will be extended underground from an overhead utility line along Ridge Road within the 0.188 ± acre access easement to the tower compound.


Negative Declaration

Warren County - The Board of Commissioners of the Lake George Park Commission, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adoption of Regulations, 6 NYCRR 646-9. -- 646-9.2 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact.

The regulations establish a mandatory boat inspection program requiring all trailered vessels to be inspected for aquatic invasive species prior to launching into the waters of the Lake George Park. Those vessels that do not meet the inspection standards must be decontaminated prior to launching into the waters of the Lake George Park. Location: The regulations apply to Lake George and Trout Lake in the Town of Queensbury, the Village of Lake George, the Town of Lake George, the Town of Hague, the Town of Bolton, the Town of Ticonderoga, the Town of Putnam, the Town of Fort Ann and the Town of Putnam, New York.

Contact: Dave Wick, Lake George Park Commission, 75 Fort George Road, P.O. Box 749, Lake George, New York 12845, Phone: (518) 668-9347.




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