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ENB - Region 6 Notices 6/21/2017

Negative Declaration

Herkimer County - The Village of Herkimer, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Water System Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the replacement of approximately 3,800 linear feet of 16 inch water transmission main from the Herkimer Treatment Plant along Reservoir Road and German Street. This work also includes replacing the existing pressure reducing valves equipment and a new stream crossing near German Street. Water quality improvements shall be made including adding an Ultra-Violet system at the existing filtration plant and replacing the existing Chlorine system at the Gravesville Reservoir that provides raw water to Herkimer. At the existing well-field electrical upgrades, pump improvements and new controls are proposed. The project is located at various locations in the Village of Herkimer, New York.

Contact: Anthony Brindisi, Village of Herkimer, 120 Green Street, Herkimer, NY 13350, Phone: (315) 866-3303.


Jefferson County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ashland Flats Wildlife Management Area Swallow Wort Control will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves Swallow Wort Invasive Species Control, conducted by a certified herbicide applicator following herbicide label instructions. The project location is a 3.28 acre patch of scattered Swallow Wort, located in stand A-4 of Ashland Flats Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in the Town of Lyme, New York. No significant impacts were presented.

Detailed information can be obtained by contacting NYS DEC - Region 6 Headquarters at (315) 785-6457 or (315) 785-2236.

Contact: Andrew MacDuff / Rachel Hillegas / Erik Latremore, NYS DEC - Region Office, Division of Fish and Wildlife, 317 Washington Street, Watertown, NY 13601, Phone: (315) 785-2254, E-mail: Erik.latremore@dec.ny.gov.


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