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ENB Region 8 Completed Applications 03/25/2020

Wayne County


Village of Sodus Point
8356 Bay St
PO Box 159
Sodus Point, NY 14555


Lake Ontario Shoreline
1ST to N Ontario St @ Lake Ontario
Sodus Point, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 34 Coastal Erosion Management

Project is Located:

Sodus, Wayne County

Project Description:

The applicant is proposing to increase the elevation a small section of Sodus Point Beach, and former sand dune, in an effort to increase short-term flood resiliency. Approximately, 1,250 linear feet of beach will be raised slightly (2.5 feet or less) to an elevation of approximately 252.5 feet. The sand will be obtained from a local quarry and hauled to the site. Fencing and plantings will be added to the constructed dune area to improve resiliency. Please note, this is an interim measure and the Village is still pursuing a larger beach and dune protection project under the NY State REDI program.

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 performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: Sodus Point Village Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

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 Apr 09, 2020.


Thomas P Haley
NYSDEC Region 8 Headquarters
6274 E Avon-Lima Rd
Avon, NY 14414

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