ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

        
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Adirondack Park Agency and DEC Completed Applications

Applicant: Robbo Holleran
211 Green Mountain Turnpike
Chester VT 05143

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
PO Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518)891-4050

Contact: Richard D. Jarvis

Application No.: APA 2001-24

Project Name: N. Eric & John Eric Johanson

Location: Essex County, east side of the West Branch of the AuSable River in the Town of Wilmington

Comments Due: May 17, 2001

Project description: The action involves timber harvesting of approximately 5 acres involving wetlands within 100 feet of the West Branch AuSable River, a designated "recreational river" on the New York State Wild, Scenic and Recreational Rivers System. The purpose is to enhance woodcock habitat by removing most of the mature overstory trees to promote alder regrowth. There will be no construction of woods roads.


Applicant: Linda Bassarab
16 Burdick Avenue
Warrensburg NY 12885

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
PO Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518)891-4050

Contact: John L. Quinn

Application No.: APA 2001-33

Project Name: Town of Warrensburg

Location: Ridge Street in the Town of Warrensburg, Warren County

Comments Due: May 17, 2001

Project description: The action involves installation of a gravity sewer line requiring a 20± foot wide crossing of wetlands. The crossing will also involve placement of a 30 inch diameter culvert and approximately 800± square feet of fill in the wetland. The sewer line will serve 29 residences that are currently operating with failed or deficient on-site wastewater treatment systems.

Public Notice

DEC Region 5 Quarterly Reports of Administrative Use of Motor Vehicles and Aircraft in the Forest Preserve

In compliance with DEC Commissioner Policy - 17, the activity logs documenting the administrative use of motor vehicles and aircraft within the Forest Preserve in DEC Region 5 for the first quarter of 2001 are available for review by contacting Thomas D. Martin, Regional Forester, NYS DEC, P. O. Box 296, Route 86, Ray Brook, NY 12977 - Phone: (518) 897-1276, fax: (518) 897-1370.

Negative Declaration

Franklin County - The Town of Altamont, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Little Wolf Water District No. 17 (North and South Little Wolf Road) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the creation of a Water District with approximately 11,700 l.f. of water main to provide municipal water to the residents in the "Little Wolf" Water District No. 17. Water will be supplied by the Village of Tupper Lake. Distict No. 17 was formed by resolution on June 3, 1999. The project is located within the Town of Altamont.

Contact: Andrew C. Abdallah, P.E., 43 Durkee Street, Suite 200, Plattsburgh, NY 12901, phone: (518) 562-1800.

Positive Declaration

Hamilton County - The NYS DEC, as lead agency has determined that management actions proposed in the Bog River Flow Management Complex, Horseshoe Lake Wild Forest, Low’s Lake Primitive Area, Hitchen’s Pond Primitive Area and Conifer Easement Lands may have significant adverse impacts on the environment and a draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. Proposed actions may include, construction of recreational trails which may require crossing wetlands, construction of additional campsites and parking lots and restriction of floatplane use on portions of the unit. Possible adverse impacts from implementation of the UMP may include temporary minor erosion; temporary increased siltation and stream bottom disturbance, increased recreational usage in certain areas and minor noise impacts during the construction of new facilities within the unit. The project is located in St. Lawrence County, Towns of Colton, Piercefield; Hamilton County, Town of Long Lake and Franklin County, Town of Altamont.

Contact: Stewart Brown, NYS DEC, 6739 US Highway 11, Potsdam, NY 13676, phone: (315) 265-3090.