Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 02/21/2001

Clinton County
Applicant: Clinton County
137 Margaret St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-2941
Facility: Fuller Road Bridge
Fuller Road
Peru, NY 12972-
Application ID: 5-0940-00096/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Peru, Clinton County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes replacement of the existing Fuller Road Bridge over the Little Ausable River. The project will involve removal of the existing bridge substructure and superstructure, to be replaced with a pre-stressed concrete bridge founded on cast-in-place concrete abutments. Heavy stone will be used for riverbank stabilization on 80' of the south and 60' of the north banks, down stream of the bridge. Traffic will be detoured during the construction phase, which is anticipated to be April through October of 2001.

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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Mar 9 2001.
Contact: Denise M. Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
dmwagner@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Clinton County
137 Margaret St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-2941
Facility: Salmon River
Salmon River Road
Schuyler Falls, NY 12985-
Application ID: 5-0946-00075/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Schuyler Falls, Clinton County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes replacement of the existing Salmon River Road bridge, over the Salmon River. The project will involve removal of the existing bridge substructure and superstructure, to be replaced with a pre-stressed concrete bridge founded on cast-in-place concrete abutments. Traffice will be detoured during the construction phase, which is anticipated to be April through October of 2001. The project is located within a designated freshwater wetland, MV-25.

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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Mar 9 2001.
Contact: Denise M. Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
dmwagner@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Clinton County
137 Margaret St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-2941
Facility: Fox Farm Road Bridge
Fox Farm Road
Schuyler Falls, NY 12985-
Application ID: 5-0946-00084/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Schuyler Falls, Clinton County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes replacement of the existing Fox Farm Road bridge over the Salmon River. The project will involve removal of the existing bridge substructure and superstructure, to be replaced with a pre-stressed concrete bridge founded on cast-in-place concrete abutments. Traffic will be detoured during the construction phase, which is anticipated to be Arpil through October of 2001. The project is located within designated freshwater wetland, MV-25.

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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Mar 9 2001.
Contact: Denise M. Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
dmwagner@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Warren County
Applicant: NYS Dept Of Transportation
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12232-
Facility: NYS Route 149 - Town Of Queensbury
From Route 9 To The Warren/Washington County Line
Queensbury, NY -
Application ID: 5-5234-00459/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Queensbury, Warren County
Project Description:

Proposed rehabilitation of NYS Route 149 (Town of Queensbury), to improve inadequate highway design features, and correct pavement and drainage deficiencies. Part I of this two-part project begins 600 feet east of the Rt. 9 intersection and extends 2.7 miles east to the Adirondack Park Boundary, and involves the following activity in Freshwater Wetland #GF-18 (class II) and adjacent area: pavement and guide rail removal, road realignment, drainage ditch construction, and installation of two concrete culverts. Compensatory mitigation for wetland impacts proposed for Parts I and II will be completed during Part I construction. Proposed wetland impacts for Parts I and II (totaling approx. 2.4 acres), including impact to 1.46 acres of Wetland #GF-18, will be mitigated by creating two wetland areas totaling 2.8 acres. An additional 0.4 acres of mitigation wetland area is proposed for Part II of the project, resulting in an overall wetland replacement ratio of 1.3 to 1.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Dept of Transportation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Mar 9 2001.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
P.O.Box 220
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
wrspeide@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals