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ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 02/01/2017

Cayuga County


Cayuga County
160 Genesee St
Auburn, NY 13021 -3424


Emerson Park
St Rte 38-A
Auburn, NY 13021

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters

Project is Located:

Owasco, Cayuga County

Project Description:

The applicant is proposing excavation and the placement of fill below the mean high water level of Owasco Lake [NYS Water Index #: Ont. 66-12-43-P 212, Class AA(T)] in association to a shoreline stabilization project at and near the kayak launch in Emerson Park. The project includes the placement of rock rip rap along 150 feet of shoreline, and the placement of revetment matting along 40 feet of shoreline for the kayak launch ramp.

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 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 Feb 16, 2017.


Jonathan J Stercho
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard W
Syracuse, NY 13204

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