Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 05/30/2001

Orange County
Applicant: Wallkill - T
Twn Hall Rd 2
Middletown, NY 10940-
Facility: Rykowski Wellfield
Rykowski Lane
Wallkill, NY 10940-
Application ID: 3-3352-00094/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Wallkill, Orange County
Project Description:

The Town of Wallkill has applied for a Water Supply Permit (WSA# 10087) to develop the new Rykowski Wellfield with three wells known as Wells #PW-1, at 600 gallons per minute (gpm), #PW-2 at 500 gpm and #PW-3 at 300 gpm for a total capacity of 1400 gpm, which is equal to approximately 2.0 million gallons per day (MGD). The additional water from these new wells would be used to supplement the Town's existing water supply and distribution system. The Town would nave a total of 10 wellfields with this new wellfield. The Town's total water supply capacity would increase from the current average of 3,140 gpm ( which equals 4.25 MGD) to a new total of 4,540 gpm (which equals 6.54 MGD). The Town's average daily water demand, which ranges from 3.2 MGD to 4.8 MGD, serves 13,300 residents as part of its 4,100 service connections, including commercial and industrial buildings. The Rykowski Wellfield, and its three new wells, is located adjacent to the Wallkill River, off Rykowski Lane (near Crystal Run Road) in the Town of Wallkill, Orange County, NY.

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: Wallkill Town Board
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: 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

Ulster County
Applicant: U S Dept Of The Army
The Pentagon
Washington, DC 20310-
Facility: Wallkill River
Route 213 At Wallkill River
Rosendale, NY -
Application ID: 3-5146-00083/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Protection
Project is Located: Rosendale, Ulster County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to place rock rip-rap against approximately 1300 feet of eroding streambank. The location is on the Wallkill River adjacent to River Road at the bend in the River west of Route 32.

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: A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Jun 15 2001.
Contact: Lawrence G. Biegel
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
lgbiegel@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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