ENB Statewide Completed Applications 02/16/00

Applicant: Telergy Corp
1 Telergy Pkwy
East syracuse, NY 13057
Office: Division of Environmental Permits
NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation
50 Wolf Road, Room 538
Albany, NY 12233-1750
(518) 457-2224
Contact: Kent P. Sanders
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 Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not have any impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
Last Filing Date: 03/03/2000
Project Location:
Project Description:
Telergy Central LLC proposes to modify 29 sections of fiber optic line installed in 1997 within the Niagara Mohawk 345kv power line right of way, between Niagara and Albany Counties, New York. All overhead portions of the line will be replaced with underground cable within the existing right of way The project will include boring under six protected streams including the Erie Canal, East and West Canada Creeks and the Mohawk River. One protected tributary of Caroga Creek C(t) will be crossed by direct burial. Approximately 22,000 ft of Federal and State Freshwater Wetlands will be crossed over the length of the project by directional boring or direct burial. No fill is associated with this project. Only temporary construction related impacts are anticipated. Maps of the locations proposed for modification may be requested from the applicant at (315)362-2000.
Permit: Article 24: Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15, Title 5: Stream Protection
Section 401 - Clean Water Act: Water Quality Certification
Permit ID:DEC-0-9999-00049/00005