Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 02/27/2002

Albany County
Applicant: Colonie - T
P O Box 508
534 Loudon Road
Newtonville, NY 12128-0508
Facility: Schuyler Flatts Cultural Park
Betw. Broadway & Rt 787 & Village One Apartments
Colonie, NY -
Application ID: 4-0126-00524/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Colonie, Albany County
Project Description:
As part of the development of the proposed Schuyler Flatts Cultural Park the applicant proposes the construction of a 10 feet wide paved bike path on the existing sewer right-of-way in the New York State Freshwater Wetland TS-2 adjacent area in the Town of Colonie. The bike path will begin at Fourth Street to the north and extend southward approximately 700 feet to the property line. Construction will involve the placement of fill on the existing grade of the sewer right-of-way.
 
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: Colonie Town Board
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 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 Mar 15 2002.
Contact: Thomas P. Haley
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
tphaley@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County
Applicant: Earl O. Ames
Rd 1 Box 358
Coxsackie, NY 12192-
Facility: Ames Propety
Rt 385 Box 358
Coxsackie, NY 12192-
Application ID: 4-1928-00103/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Coxsackie, Greene County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to extend a drainage pipe which conveys road runoff, approximately 20', to the bank of Coxsackie Creek, and place fill over the culvert extension to level the area.  The edge of fill nearest the creek will be protected by heavy stone rip-rap. All work is proposed for the adjacent area of wetland HN-116. The property is located where Route 385 crosses Coxsackie Creek, in the Town of Coxsackie, Greene County.
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 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 Mar 15 2002.
Contact: Wendy Dubois
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Rensselaer County
Applicant: State University Of New York
State University Plaza
Albany, NY 12246-
Facility: SUNY Albany- East Campus
One University Place -Northern Side Of Old Sterling Facility
East Greenbush, NY -
Application ID: 4-3824-00072/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: East Greenbush, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The Department has received an application from SUNY Albany - East Campus to construct and operate an additional boiler.  The applicant has proposed to accept a cap on emissions of carbon monoxide (CO), sulfur dioxide (SO2), particulate matter less than 10 microns (PM10), particulate matter (PM), oxides of nitrogen (NOX), volatile organic compounds (VOC), and total hazardous air pollutants (HAP), which will restrict the potential to emit of the facility to a level which is less than the applicability threshold for Title V.  These levels are:  100 tons per year for CO, SO2, PM10, PM and NOX;  50 tons per year for VOC; and 25 tons per year for total HAP.  By accepting these state and federally enforceable limits, SUNY will not be subject to this regulation.  The applicant has agreed to permit conditions which will limit emissions of the above contaminants to less than the above thresholds.  The permittee will be required to maintain records of the volume of fuel fired and to report this data to verify compliance with permit conditions and limits.  The application and draft permit are available for inspection and comment at the Region 4 office, 1130 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY.  Comments will be received for 30 days from the date of this notice.

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 Mar 29 2002.
Contact: Arthur N. Henningson
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Schenectady County
Applicant: Rotterdam - T
1100 Sunrise Blvd
Schenectady, NY 12306-2922
Facility: Rotterdam Water District 5
Old Duanesburg Rd - Dunnsville Rd & Sunrise Dr - Burdeck St & Duansburg Rd
Rotterdam, NY 12306-
Application ID: 4-4228-00074/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Rotterdam, Schenectady County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to extend the service area of Water District #5 to incorporate several acres of land that are not currently part of the district.  The proposed new service area is part of the proposed Mid America Seminary project to be constructed on west side of Burdeck Street.  The project would require an estimated demand of 32,360 gallons per day (gpd) with a peak demand estimated at 129,440 gpd or 90 gpm from the system.  
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: Rotterdam Town Planning Board
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 Mar 29 2002.
Contact: Angelo A. Marcuccio
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
aamarcuc@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Mid America Start Housing Inc
2216 South Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN 38138-
Facility: Mid America Seminary
Burdeck St & Duanesburg Rd
Rotterdam, NY -
Application ID: 4-4228-00216/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Rotterdam, Schenectady County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this SPDES permit application for the discharge of up to 32,360 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastewater to groundwater via 14 separate septic tank-leach field treatment systems.  The proposed facility will be a Baptist Seminary with a classroom building and associated housing for students, and would be located on the north side of the intersection of Burdeck Street and Duanesburg Road.

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: Rotterdam Town Planning Board
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 Mar 29 2002.
Contact: Angelo A. Marcuccio
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
aamarcuc@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals