Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 05/16/2001

Jefferson County
Applicant: Deferiet Paper Company Inc
C/O Crabar Business Systems Corporation
1129 Miamisburg Centerville Road
Dayton, OH 45449-
Facility: Deferiet Paper Company
400 Anderson Ave
Deferiet, NY 13628-
Application ID: 6-2260-00018/00022
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve the application for a modified SPDES permit for existing discharges to the Black River from the Deferiet Paper Company paper mill in the Village of Deferiet in Jefferson County. The paper mill has closed and is no longer producing paper. The wastewater treatment facility has also been shut down and will no longer be accepting wastewater from the mill, but will continue to receive and discharge stormwater. The modification includes a reduction of monitoring frequency and a change of effluent limitations to reflect the discharge of treated stormwater.

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: 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 15 2001.
Contact: Brian D. Fenlon
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
bdfenlon@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Lewis County
Applicant: Paul H. Lyndaker
Rd 1 Box 142
Castorland, NY 13620-9722
Facility: New Bremen/T - Walseman Gravel Pit
Route 812
Lowville, NY 13367-
Application ID: 6-2344-00001/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to modify an existing permit to mine 18.5 acres of sand and gravel on a 300 acre parcel owned by Clinton Walseman, RR #3, Box 114, Lowville, NY 13367. It is proposed to add 15.5 acres for a new life of mine area of 34 acres. The site is located approximately 500' east of NYS Route 812, 2000' south of the intersection of NYS Route 812 and Buckingham Road. The additional acreage will facilitate reclamation which will achieve flatter slopes for agricultural use.

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: 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 15 2001.
Contact: Mark A. Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals