Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 05/08/2002

Clinton County
Applicant: Raymond Ormsby
1725 Rt 22B
Morrisonville, NY 12962-
Facility: Christon Sand Mine #2
Christon Rd Near Intersection With Shingle Rd
Morrisonville, NY 12962-
Application ID: 5-0946-00061/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Schuyler Falls, Clinton County
Project Description:
    The applicant requests renewal with modifications to his permit for a 5 acre life of mine sand mine known as the Christon Sand Mine located to the southwest side of Christon Street in the Town of Schuyler Falls.  Modifications to the permit consist of an increase to the approved life of mine size from 5 acres to 6.5 acres in order to encompass a 1.5 acre area that was inadvertently subjected to mining activity and the transfer of the permit to the permittee's son, Joseph Ormsby.  Mining and reclamation will continue in the manner previously permitted at this site.  Final reclamation will consist of grading disturbed areas to stable (1 vertical to 2 horizontal) slopes, covering with stockpiled organic matter and seeding, fertilizing and mulching to establish a uniform vegetative cover.  Final restoration will be performed within two years of cessation of mining at the site.
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 Jun 7 2002.
Contact: Robert P. Forrester
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234

Franklin County
Applicant: Wawbeek Associates
553 Panther Mountain Rd
Tupper Lake, NY 12986-
Facility: The Wawbeek Resort
Panther Mountain Rd
Tupper Lake, NY 12986-
Application ID: 5-1646-00043/00009
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Marinas & Moorings
Project is Located: Harrietstown, Franklin County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to replace a 47 feet long by 5 feet wide dock consisting of a 20 feet long section supported on wooden posts and a 27 feet long floating section with a 50 feet long by 4 feet wide dock supported entirely by wooden posts.  Floating dock sections measuring a total of 52 feet and with three 20 feet by 3 feet fingers will be attached to the new dock in their previous configuration.  The docking facility is capable of providing dockage for ten boats and a facility perimeter of 100 feet by 100 feet is proposed to be established around the dock system.
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 May 24 2002.
Contact: Robert P. Forrester
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234

Warren County
Applicant: NYS Dept Of Transportation
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12232-
Facility: Rt 8 Riparius Bridge Over Hudson River
NYS Route 8
Riparius, NY -
Application ID: 5-5299-00003/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 27 Wild, Scenic, & Recreational Rivers
Project is Located: Johnsburg, Warren County
Project Description:
Proposed replacement of the existing one-lane truss bridge carrying NYS Route 8 over the Hudson River at Riparius.  The new bridge will have two lanes, and be of similar design and alignment as the existing bridge.  During construction, traffic will be maintained on a temporary one-lane bridge on the north side of the existing bridge.  The project is located in the designated “recreational river” area of the Hudson River.
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: NYS Dept of Transportation
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 May 24 2002.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
Hudson St Ext|PO Box 220
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
wrspeide@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Washington County
Applicant: Whitehall - V
1 Saunders St
Whitehall, NY 12887-1117
Facility: North Williams Street Sewer
North Williams Street
Whitehall, NY 12887-
Application ID: 5-5352-00067/00001
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: Whitehall, Washington County
Project Description:
Proposed rehabilitation of an existing section of sanitary sewer along the north side of North Williams Street, associated with improvements to the Village of Whitehall wastewater treatment facility and collection system.  Installation of the new sewer line and pump station will result in 0.03 acres of permanent disturbance and 0.31 acres temporary disturbance to Freshwater Wetland #WH-3 (class I).  The project is intended to reduce stormwater inflow/infiltration into the wastewater collection system, and to eliminate sewer overflow and backup problems that occur at individual residences on North Williams Street.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: Project is an Unlisted Action. Mitigation measure required by the Lead Agency will modify the proposed action so that no significant adverse environmental impacts will result. A conditioned Negative Declaration is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: Whitehall Village 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 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 May 24 2002.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
Hudson St Ext|PO Box 220
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
wrspeide@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals