Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 7 Completed Applications 01/09/2002

Oswego County
Applicant: Jack I. Brown
Omara Rd
West Monroe, NY 13167-
Facility: Jack Brown - Sauer Pit
Omara Rd
West Monroe, NY 13167-
Application ID: 7-3560-00001/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: West Monroe, Oswego County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to modify an existing permit to excavate sand and gravel from a surface unconsolidated formation on a 66 acre mining facility on a 97 acre parcel. The modification involves expansion of the area allowed to be excavated below the water table and reclaimed as an irregular shaped pond from the current proposed 14 acres to 42.3 acres. The pond will be constructed with shallow shoreline areas to minimize safety concerns and enhance wildlife benefits. The mine, known as the Sauer pit, is located on O'Mara Road in the Town of West Monroe.

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 Feb 8 2002.
Contact: Barry L. Borrow
NYSDEC Region 7 Headquarters
615 Erie Boulevard West
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315)426-7438

Region 7 SEQR and Other Notices Region 7 SPDES Renewals