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ENB - Region 5 Notices 1/4/2017

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

County: Essex

Applicant: Dan Norwood
WhistlePig, LLC
2139 Quiet Valley Road
Shoreham, VT 05770

Contact for this project: Jody Olcott
Essex County Industrial Development Agency
PO Box 217
Elizabethtown, NY 12932

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

APA Contact: Colleen C. Parker

APA Project Number: 2016-0226

Project Title: WhistlePig, LLC

Location: Moriah Business Park, on Tom Phelps Lane in the Town of Moriah, New York,

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: January 19, 2017

Project Description: The action involves the phased construction of facilities for WhistlePig, LLC (Rye Whiskey Company) including warehouse storage structures, and a distillation and bottling center, as well as related driveway, staff parking (10 spaces) and stormwater infrastructure. Phases 1 and 2 include construction of seven (7) 14,000 square foot warehouse storage structures to accommodate 14,000 barrels of whiskey to be stored and aged. Phases 3 and 4, include additional equipment to allow for bottling of whiskey by automation and hand, and eventually allow for the distilling of whiskey on site.


County: Franklin

Applicant: Village of Tupper Lake

Contact for this Project: Paul Maroun
Village of Tupper Lake
PO Box 1290
Tupper Lake, NY 12986

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: 2016-180

Project Title: Village of Tupper Lake

Location: Pitchfork Pond and Pitchfork Pond Road in the Town of Tupper Lake, New York.

For Adirondack Park Agency: Comment Period Ends: January 19, 2017

Project Description: The action involves a new Major Public Utility Use (1) Develop a new groundwater supply source with treatment and disinfection and eliminate one or potentially both of the Tupper Lake surface water sources and filtration plants. It is expected that the groundwater sources could supply up to 1 million gallons per day (MGD) which exceeds the current water usage of 780,000 GPD taken from the two existing surface water sources, (2) Construct related improvements to the groundwater supply source site including rehabilitating 2,200 ± linear feet of existing gravel drive; installing 13,500 ± linear feet of 12 inch HDPE water transmission line to connect to existing terminus; and installing 14,500 ± feet of new underground three-phase power transmission line, (3) Install a new booster pump station with isolation valves to create two independent pressure zones, improve storage tank turnover rates and avoid poor water quality from stagnant water, (4) Install new system control telemetry with alarming capability to enable remote operations and improve responsiveness and (5) Upgrade 8,000 ± linear feet of existing distribution main including elimination of several loop dead-ends to provide redundancy and reliability, as well as improve pressure and flows for improved water quality.


Negative Declaration

Saratoga County - The Village of Stillwater, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Stillwater Comprehensive Plan Update 2016 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves an update to the Village of Stillwater's comprehensive plan. The project is located throughout the Village of Stillwater, New York.

Contact: Rick Nelson, Village of Stillwater, 1 School Street, P.O. Box 507, Stillwater, NY 12170-0507, Phone: (518) 664-6258.


Saratoga County - The Town of Moreau, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sewer District # 1 Extension #5 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the replacement of the existing septic fields on residential and commercial properties through the installation of a new sewerage collection system. The system is comprised of approximately 64,600 linear feet of 8 inch, 10 inch or 12 inch gravity sewer, twelve (12) pump stations, 6,000 linear feet of 6 inch and 8 inch force main, 85,500 linear feet of individual 6 inch property sewer laterals, and a master sewer metering station for flows being discharged to the City of Glens Falls Treatment Plant. The Town has an inter-municipal agreement with the City for sewerage flows anticipated to be collected and discharged to the City for treatment. Potentially, portions of following roads in the Town of Moreau, New York, will be served by the improvements to the existing sewerage district #1 and the proposed sewer district extension: Astoria Avenue, Bluebird Road, Farnan Road, Fawn Road, Flushing Avenue, Harrison Avenue, Jamaica Avenue, Parsons Avenue, Rose Road, Roslyn Avenue, NYS Route 9, Sisson Road, Spier Falls Road, Tulip Street, and Violet Street.

Contact: Gardner Congdon,Town of Moreau, 351 Reynolds Road, Moreau, NY 12828, Phone: (518) 792-1802, E-mail: townclerk@townofmoreau.org.


Washington County - The Village of Fort Edward Board of Trustees, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Zoning Law will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the adoption of revisions and replacement of the Zoning Law found at Chapter 100 of the Code of the Village of Fort Edward. The project is located throughout the Village of Fort Edward, New York.

Contact: Matthew Traver, Village of Fort Edward, 118 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828, Phone: (518) 747-4023, E-mail: mayor@villagefortedward.com.


Positive Declaration

Essex County - The Adirondack Park Agency (APA), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Map Amendment 2017-01 may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. The action involves amendments to the Official Adirondack Park Land Use and Development Plan Map in the Town of Essex to reclassify areas totaling approximately 5,518 acres pursuant to Section 805 (2)(c)(3) of the Adirondack Park Agency Act. The project is located at 15 areas in the Town of Essex, New York.

Contact: Matthew Kendall, APA, P.O. Box 99, Ray Brook, NY 12986, Phone: (518) 891-4050, E-mail: MapAmendment_comments@apa.ny.gov


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