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ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 01/24/2018

Suffolk County


Douglas Valerio


Valerio Property
6 Cottage Walk SCTM 0100-240-01-071
Gilgo Beach, NY 11702

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Babylon, Suffolk County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a single family dwelling on piles in a vegetated tidal wetland to replace a dwelling which was destroyed by fire in 2015. A porch with roof deck, access stairs, gravel driveway, Turfstone paver walkway, and sanitary system with retaining wall and fill are also proposed. The applicant proposes to install three closed loop geothermal wells and to construct a private drinking well on the property. Disturbed areas are proposed to be planted with native wetland species. The proposed project is located in NYSDEC-regulated tidal wetlands at 6 Cottage Walk, Gilgo Beach on Fire Island in the Town of Babylon in Suffolk County, SCTM #100-240-04-71.

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Feb 08, 2018.


Sherri L Aicher
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook, 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790

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