Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 03/20/2002

Dutchess County
Applicant: Stoneleigh Farms Assoc
C/O Holt Group
Barns Center/Stoneleigh Ave
Carmel, NY 10512-
Facility: Valley View Farms Subdivision
West Dover Rd
Dover, NY 12522-
Application ID: 3-1326-00155/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Dover, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to modify Freshwater Wetland DP-33 (Class 2) and the adjacent 100 feet in conjunction with a 16 lot residential subdivision known as "Valley View Farms."  The subdivision was previously reviewed and approved by DEC in 1995.  A recent re-delineation of the boundary of the freshwater wetland and associated project revisions results in the following activities being proposed within the regulated area:

- approximately 200 linear feet of new roadway within the wetland proper.
- approximately 350 linear feet of new roadway within the 100 foot adjacent area.
- a section of driveway, temporary road turn-a-round, and stormwater outfall all within the100 foot adjacent area .

To compensate for proposed wetland disturbances, the applicant has developed a wetlands mitigation plan to construct approximately 21,800 square feet of new wetland immediately adjoining Freshwater Wetland DP-33.

The project site is located on the east side of West Dover Road generally opposite Blackberry Hill 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 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 Apr 5 2002.
Contact: William E. Steidle
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054

Orange County
Applicant: Leo Cintron
10 Regina Dr
Highland Mills, NY 10930-
Facility: Cintron Property
Lake Vue Dr|On West Side 1000Ft From Intersec W/NYS Rte 17K
Montgomery, NY -
Application ID: 3-3342-00245/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Montgomery, Orange County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to construct a single-family residence and lawn area within a portion of the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland WD-31 (Class II). The lot is part of a previously approved subdivision entitled "Lake Vue Park," approved in 1959.  A septic system, water lines and driveway will be constructed outside of the adjacent area of the wetland. The project is located on the west side of Lake Vue Drive, approximately 1000 feet from the intersection of Lake Vue Drive and NYS State 17K
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 Apr 5 2002.
Contact: Ruth D. Bean
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054

Rockland County
Applicant: Rockland County
23 New Hempstead Rd
New City, NY 10956-
Facility: Suffern Lane
East Of Hammond Rd Intersection
Haverstraw, NY 10927-
Application ID: 3-3922-00139/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Haverstraw, Rockland County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a reinforced earthen retaining wall for stream bank stabilization along approximately 280 linear feet of the northern embankment of the Minisceongo Creek, Class C(t). The project is being undertaken to replace a masonry retaining wall destroyed by floodwaters. The project is located on the south side of Suffern Lane approximately 1000 feet east of Thiells- Mount Ivy Road in the Town of Haverstraw, Rockland 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: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Apr 5 2002.
Contact: Richard S. Ballard
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
rsballar@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Westchester County
Applicant: Westchester County Health Care Corp
Rte 100C
Valhalla Campus / Macy Pavillion / Room E-004
Valhalla, NY 10595-
Facility: Westchester County Health Care Corp
Route 100C/Valhalla Campus/Macy Pavillion/Room E-004
Valhalla, NY 10595-
Application ID: 3-5534-00157/02001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Mount Pleasant, Westchester County
Project Description:
    The Department has prepared a Draft Permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments and made a tentative determination to approve this application for the Applicant's facility located in Valhalla, Westchester County, New York.
    Westchester County Health Care Corporation is a hospital in Valhalla with several air contamination sources comprising of combustion and process sources.  The process sources include two ethylene oxide sterilization units whose emissions are controlled by an abator.
    The combustion sources include thirteen emergency generators, each operating for less than 500 hours per year, two boilers rated 6.28 mmbtu/hr, one heater rated at 5.5 mmbtu/hr and 2.75 mmbtu/hr.  Each one of the combustion sources is exempt but their annual potential emissions have been calculated to be above the 25 tons threshold. Hence, the facility will be regulated as a major facility.
    In accordance with 6NYCRR Part 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.5(c), the Administrator for the United States Environmental Protection Agency(USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if its is determined no to be in compliance with the applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act of 6NYCRR Part 201.
    The Application and Draft Permit are available for review at the regional office of the DEC.
    Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below.  It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.
    DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DECís determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.   If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.   The applicant and all persons who  have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.
    An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.   A copy of the Departmentís permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm



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: The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Apr 22 2002.
Contact: Robert J. Stanton
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
rjstanto@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Banksville Independent Fire Co Inc
33 Bedford-Banksville Rd
Bedford, NY 10506-
Facility: Banksville Firehouse
West Side Of Bedford Banksville Rd|Hamlet Of Banksville
North Castle, NY -
Application ID: 3-5538-00144/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: North Castle, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to expand an existing firehouse building within the 100 foot adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland K-41 (Class III).  In addition to the 8,100 square foot building expansion, proposed construction within the regulated area includes: removal of an existing garage, entrance improvements, parking expansion, construction of portions of a sub-surface sewage disposal system and various stormwater improvements.
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: North Castle 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 Apr 5 2002.
Contact: William E. Steidle
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054

Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals