ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 09/06/2000

Franklin County
Applicant: Adrian Girouard
56 Sunset Ave
Tupper Lake, NY 12986-
Facility: Girouard Gravel Pit
Gabriels/Onchiota Road, County Route 30
Gabriels, NY 12939-
Application ID: 5-1630-00093/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: in Brighton in Franklin County.
Project Description:

The applicant is seeking approval to construct and operate a sand and gravel pit in the Town of Brighton, Franklin County. The project is to be located on a 129 acre parcel on the East side of the Gabriels-Onchiota Road (County Rt. 30). The mining site lies approximately 2000 feet east of this county highway. Approximately 10,000 cubic yards of material will be removed annually, operating from May through November. Five (5) acres will be disturbed during the life of mine with approximately three (3) acres to be disturbed during the initial permit term. The application and supporting documents , including a mining and reclamation plan, may be reviewed by interested parties by scheduling an appointment with the contact person identified.

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: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried 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 not located in a Coastal Management area and is not 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 Oct 6 2000.
Contact: Charles F. Gardephe
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977