Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 05/16/2001

Orange County
Applicant: Chester - V
47 Main Street
Chester, NY 10918-1330
Facility: Black Meadow Wellfield
Black Meadow Road
Chester, NY 10918-
Application ID: 3-3322-00127/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Chester, Orange County
Project Description:

The Village of Chester has applied for WSA# 10024 to take a supply of water for use in its existing water supply & distribution system by the development of of two existing wells; Well #12 at 400 gallons-per-minute (gpm) and Well #12-A at 200 gpm. Water from these wells would be used as backup to the Village's primary water supply source, Walton Lake, from which the Village is permitted to take up to 800,000 gallons per day (gpd). The wells are located in the Black Meadow Creek Wellfield off Black Meadow Road approximately one mile from its intersection with Kings Highway, in the Town of Chester, Orange County, NY.

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 not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated
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 Jun 1 2001.
Contact: Michael D. Merriman
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
mdmerrim@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County
Applicant: NYC Dept Of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368-
Facility: Bog Brook Reservoir
Off Brewster Hill Rd
Southeast, NY 10509-
Application ID: 3-3730-00201/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Southeast, Putnam County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to reconstruct and upgrade two earthen dams at the Bog Brook Reservoir (Class AA) to meet current federal standards for dam safety and to modernize the operating system for water supply delivery. Proposed dam reconstruction includes construction of new fuse plug spillway (Dam #2), new gate chambers, new pipe tunnel and valve chamber, reconstruction of surface drainage and a new concrete boat ramp (Dam #1), paving of the roadways at the crest of the two dams, replacement of piping, valves, and various related equipment, and additional rip-rap protection areas on the two dams. Both dams are located on the western shore of the reservoir, east of Brewster Hill Road and north of Sodom Road in the Town of Southeast, Putnam County.

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: NYC DEPT ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Jun 2 2001.
Contact: Richard S. Ballard
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
rsballar@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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