Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 10/24/2001

Columbia County
Applicant: Old Chatham Sheepherding Compamy
155 Shaker Museum Rd
Old Chatham, NY 12136-
Facility: Old Chatham Sheepherding Company
155 Shaker Museum Rd
Old Chatham, NY 12136-
Application ID: 4-1026-00121/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Chatham, Columbia County
Project Description:

Applicant proposes to excavate gravel from approximately 1200 feet of Angel Brook , in the Town of Chatham, Columbia County, and place heavy stone on approximately 200 feet of the stream bank. The stream segment starts about 500 feet west of Shaker Museum Road and is about 1/2 mile south of the N. Y. S. Thruway.

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: 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: Arthur N. Henningson
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Otsego County
Applicant: Mike Buriello
3544 State Highway 28
Milford, NY 13807-
Facility: Mike Buriello Property
Co Hwy 33|Approx. 3 Miles N Of Milford
Middlefield, NY -
Application ID: 4-3638-00083/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Middlefield, Otsego County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to excavate an open water area within Tributary 119b of the Susquehanna River which is also within Freshwater Wetland MI-1 under the Wetland Reserve Program of the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. The excavated material will be used to construct a low embankment across Tributary 199b approximatley 3 foot high and 230 feet long to create a shallow water impoundment.for habitat enhancement. The project is located approximately 2000 feet south of the intersection of County Highway 33 and Clintonville Road, approximately 3 miles north of Milford.

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. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: John H. Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 State Highway 10 Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Cooperstown - V
22 Main St Box 346
Cooperstown, NY 13326-1331
Facility: Lakeland Shores
Lakeview Drive
Cooperstown, NY 13326-
Application ID: 4-3638-00084/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Middlefield, Otsego County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a storm drain on Lakeview Drive at the Lakeland Shores Development at Otsego Lake. Drain will be constructed with concrete catchbasins and will outlet into Otsego Lake/FWW CP-30. Rip rap will be placed at the outlet to disperse runoff. The project is located on Lakeview Drive on the southeast side of the lake, in the Village of Cooperstown.

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: 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 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: John H. Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 State Highway 10 Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Jay Bernhardt
PO Box 9
Richfield Springs, NY 13439-0009
Facility: Bernhardt Property
Hillside Drive
Richfield, NY -
Application ID: 4-3656-00071/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Richfield, Otsego County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a bank stabilization/beautification project at the shoreline of Canadarago Lake which is within the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland SY-6. The project consists of using decorative Uni-lock block to construct a 120' long retaining wall along the shoreline and backfilling on the landward side. A portion of the bank south of an existing deck and stairs will be terraced to allow for planting areas. An existing concrete boat launch pad near the shoreline will be demolished and removed and that area will be filled with stone, topsoil, and seeded back to grass. The project is located off County Route 22, on Hillside Drive on the east shore of Canadarago Lake.

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: 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 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: John H. Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 State Highway 10 Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County
Applicant: Kathleen Timber
39 Corliss Ave
Rensselaer, NY 12144-
Facility: Timber Property -Snyders Lake
212 Geiser Road
Wynantskill, NY -
Application ID: 4-3832-00102/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: North Greenbush, Rensselaer County
Project Description:

Applicant wishes to demolish an existing structure at 212 Geiser Road, on the south shore of Snyders Lake (FWW #TS-120), Town of North Greenbush, Rensselaer County, adjacent to the wetland, and replace the structure with a two-story residence with a well in the wetland's adjacent area.

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: 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 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: Arthur N. Henningson
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Applicant: Constance Kheel
1 Joslin Lane
Buskirk, NY 12028-
Facility: Kheel Property
1 Joslin Land
Buskirk, NY -
Application ID: 4-3836-00111/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Pittstown, Rensselaer County
Project Description:

Applicant wishes to excavate 8 potholes and 2 level ditches in Freshwater Wetland No. E-106 as part of a wetland enhancement project. Total excavation will be between 1 and 1 1/2 acres. Spoil will be placed adjacent to wetlands. Eight wood duck boxes will also be placed on site. Property is located at 1 Joslin Lane, Town of Pittstown, Rensselaer 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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 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 Nov 9 2001.
Contact: Arthur N. Henningson
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

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