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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 12/13/2017

Warren County


Queensbury Union Free School District
Robert Chapman
411 Aviation Rd
Queensbury, NY 12804 -8204


Queensbury Union Free School District Campus
431 Aviation Rd
Queensbury, NY 12804

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 P/C/I SPDES- Groundwater Discharge

Project is Located:

Queensbury, Warren County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and made a tentative decision to issue a modification of the Queensbury Union Free School District ("applicant") State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System ("SPDES") permit. The applicant has proposed a replacement of several components of their existing wastewater treatment systems at their school campus on Aviation Road. The total design flow for the system after the modifications is 63,656 gallons per day to ground water. The current permit for this facility allows a discharge to groundwater of up to 60,000 gpd.

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 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 Dec 28, 2017.


Beth A Magee
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885

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