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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 10/19/2016

Columbia County

Applicant:

Mark Reed

Facility:

HT Vogel Pond Dam Id # 228-3612
1,500 Ft NE of Green Hill Rd and Co Rte 11 Intersection
Gallatin, NY

Application ID:

4-1034-00064/00004

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Gallatin, Columbia County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to replace the existing dam outlet with a sloped spillway, which will include a new concrete spillway wall and a 50-foot-long spillway, constructed at a 6:1 slope, and covered with heavy stone fill. The emergency spillway crest will also be lowered. The work includes a controlled, temporary draw-down of the pond by about 5 feet to allow construction access.

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 not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

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.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 03, 2016.

Contact:

Patricia M Gabriel
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 N Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
R4DEP@dec.ny.gov


Rensselaer County

Applicant:

Cenex Rensselaer Terminal LLC
8235 Forsyth Blvd Ste 400
Saint Louis, MO 63105

Facility:

Cenex-Rensselaer Terminal LLC
54 Riverside Ave
Rensselaer, NY 12144

Application ID:

4-3814-00003/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Rensselaer, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to combine three existing State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits into one consolidated permit. The former facilities, Bray Terminal, Getty Terminal and Petroleum Fuel and Terminal are all under the ownership of Cenex Rensselaer Terminal and will be combined into one permit. No changes to the authorized discharges is proposed and the facility would continue to discharge treated stormwater and tank test water through four outfalls to the Hudson River. The facilities are located at 30, 49 and 54 Riverside Avenue in the City of Rensselaer. The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a SPDES permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law. This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time. As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance. As such, this tentative determination does not signify approval for, or endorsement of, the activity for which a permit is sought, or the overall project. SPDES #NY-0006220.

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 not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 18, 2016.

Contact:

Nancy M Baker
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 N Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
R4DEP@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Village of Castleton-on-Hudson
85 S Main St
Castleton on Hudson, NY 12033 -1207

Facility:

Castleton on Hudson - V STP
St Rte 9J - N Main St
Castleton on Hudson, NY 12033

Application ID:

4-3844-00007/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Schodack, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is proposing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY0030970), pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, and 750-1.19, the Priority Ranking System known as New York State's Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS).

The facility has an average flow rate of 0.14 mgd of treated surface wastewater to the Hudson River, a class C water. Treatment consists of comminutor, by-pass bar rack, two activated sludge aeration tanks, two final clarifiers and UV disinfection. The following changes to the permit are proposed: Added Fecal Coliform limit, both 30-day and 7-day geometric means, and chlorine limit to incorporate limits that were added to the permit in a Disinfection Addendum. Updated forms incorporating the latest general conditions.

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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 18, 2016.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
DEPPermitting@dec.ny.gov


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