ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 02/09/00

Albany County
Applicant: Albany County Airport Authority
Arff Bldg Rm 21 Alb Co Airport
Albany, NY 12211
Office: NYS DEC
1150 No. Westcott Rd.
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 357-2069
Contact: Jeffrey A. Gregg
SEQR: Project is an unlisted action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. No coordinated review was performed.
SHPA: 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.
Last Filing Date: 02/25/2000
Project Location: Colonie
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a surface parking lot with approx. 840 parking spaces, entrance/exit roads, collection booths, and modifications to Airport internal roadway system to accommodate shuttle van and passenger vehicle traffic to the Airport terminal area. Project involves disturbance to approx. 2-1/2 acres of federal wetlands, which the applicant is proposing under US ACOE Nationwide #26. Mitigation includes restoration of 4 acres of wetlands associated with FWW #N-3 off Wade Rd near the terminus of the eastern runway. The parking log would be located on Airport Lane with roadways extending to Albany Shaker Rd.
Permit: Article 24: Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act: Water Quality Certification
Permit ID:DEC-4-0126-00140/00011