Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 11/07/2001

Westchester County
Applicant: Sleepy Hollow - V
28 Beekman Ave
North Tarrytown, NY 10591-2602
Facility: Lake Fremont
Fremont Road/Route 9
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591-
Application ID: 3-5534-00247/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Mount Pleasant, Westchester County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to hydraulically dredge approximately 5000 cubic yards of sediment from Fremont Pond located in the northwest section of the Village of Sleepy Hollow (between US Route 9 and the Hudson River). Sediment will be pumped to a staging area on the west side of Route 9 on property owned by the Tarrytown School District where it will be dewatered using a filter press. The dewatered sediment will be trucked to Pocantico Park on Devries Street where it will be graded and seeded with grasses. This project has qualified for State funding assistance through the 1996 Clean Water Bond Act.

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: Sleepy Hollow Village Board
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 30 2001.
Contact: William E. Steidle
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054

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