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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 12/07/2016

Albany County

Applicant:

Borrego Solar Systems Inc
David M Albrecht
55 Technology Dr Ste 102
Lowell, MA 01851

Facility:

Whipple Property
373A Old Stage Rd
Knox, NY

Application ID:

4-0132-00061/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Knox, Albany County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a 2.8 mW ground mounted solar array field which will result in the discharge of fill into 0.315 acres of federal wetlands The project is located on Old Stage Road, in the Town of Knox, Albany 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 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 Dec 22, 2016.

Contact:

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


Rensselaer County

Applicant:

Warren Fane Trucking Inc
62 Leversee Rd
Troy, NY 12182 -1612

Facility:

Poestenkill Mine
St Rte 66
Poestenkill, NY

Application ID:

4-3838-00095/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Poestenkill, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to mine sand and gravel from a 9.985 acre area within a 17.69 acre parcel, located on Snyders Corners Road in the Town of Poestenkill, 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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

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 Jan 06, 2017.

Contact:

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


Applicant:

Rifenburg Construction Inc
159 Brick Church Rd
Troy, NY 12180 -9643

Facility:

Hoffay Farm Pit
St Rte 150 & Sheer Rd
West Sand Lake, NY 12196

Application ID:

4-3840-00020/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Sand Lake, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to add 21 acres to the northeast corner of an existing 121.5 acre sand and gravel mine, for a new life of mine of 142.5 acres. The project is located at Route 150 and Sheer 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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

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 Jan 06, 2017.

Contact:

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


Applicant:

Callanan Industries Inc
1245 Kings Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303

Facility:

Valente Gravel Div-Wynantskill Pit
Wynantskill Pit Rd 5|620 Main Ave
Wynanstkill, NY 12198

Application ID:

4-3899-00017/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

North Greenbush, Rensselaer County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to add 1.5 acres to an existing 539 acre life of mine to create a mine-through to the adjacent proposed Fane-Poestenkill Mine for a more uniform grade upon the completion of mining, and also to accept local yard waste for the manufacturing of topsoil. The project is located south of NYS Route 66 and north of Snyders Corners Rd in the Towns of Poestenkill and North Greenbush.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

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 Jan 06, 2017.

Contact:

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


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