Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 10/03/2001

Jefferson County
Applicant: Thousand Island Bridge Authority
PO Box 428
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-0428
Facility: Amex Duty Free Store
Wellesley Island
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607-
Application ID: 6-2246-00358/00001
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 this application for the proposed discharge of up to 4000 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastewater to the St. Lawrence River from the Amex Duty Free Store on Wellesley Island where the applicant proposes to build a sand filter system to replace an inadequate on-site system. Also included is an excavation and fill in navigable waters and water quality certification for the sewer outfall pipe installation. Outfall piping will extend 2 feet in the St. Lawrence River at river bank.

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: NONE DESIGNATED
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried 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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Nov 2 2001.
Contact: Lawrence R. Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals