Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 08/28/2002

Albany County
Applicant: North Colonie Ctl Sch Dist
543 Loudon Rd
Newtonville, NY 12110-5315
Facility: North Colonie Shaker High School
445 Watervliet Shaker Rd
Latham, NY 12110-
Application ID: 4-0126-00089/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Colonie, Albany County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to place fill into 0.09 acres of waters of the United States, including forested wetlands and 76 linear feet of intermittent stream, in order to construct a new stormwater detention basin to alleviate flooding in residential neighborhoods on the eastern side of Shaker Senior High School.   Approximately 350 cubic yards of clean, clay fill material will be used to construct a berm and for the placement of rip rap to stabilize the inlet and outlet portions of an emergency spillway.  

As mitigation for the impacts to these waters, applicant proposes to restore 0.01 acres of wetlands and establish deed-restricted buffers along the stream corridor.


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 Sep 13 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: Sleepy Hollow Lake Apo
Rr 2 Box 1095
Athens, NY 12015-
Facility: Parcel 10 - Sleepy Hollow Lake
Story Ct - Parcel 10
Athens, NY -
Application ID: 4-1922-00167/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Athens, Greene County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to install rip rap along 123' of shoreline to control erosion. Project is located at Parcel 10, Story Court, Sleepy Hollow Lake, Town of Athens, 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 Sep 13 2002.
Contact: Wendy Dubois
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Applicant: Greene County Industrial Development Agency
PO Box 527
Catskill, NY 12414-0527
Facility: Greene County Business Park
Rt 9W -Bordering Rt 81 & Coxsackie Creek
Coxsackie, NY -
Application ID: 4-1928-00123/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Coxsackie, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop a Business Park on 208 acres of land located on the east side of NYS Route 9W just north of the intersection of Route 385 in the Town of Coxsackie.  The proposed development would consist of 800,000 square feet of warehouse, office, retail, and manufacturing space.  Project also involves widening of Rte 9W by approximately 16 feet. As designed the project would impact 5.24 total acres of wetland,  2.06 acres of which are federal jurisdictional waters, of which 0.23 acres are portions of NYS DEC Regulated Freshwater Wetlands HN-101 and HN-16.  5.2 acres of the regulated 100 foot adjacent area of wetlands HN-101 and HN-116 will also be affected.  This includes 3 acres of adjacent area to be used to establish a 5.5 acre wetland mitigation area.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: Greene County Industrial Development Agency
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 Sep 13 2002.
Contact: Wendy Dubois
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Montgomery County
Applicant: Russell Kelly
120 Scott Road
Fultonville, NY 12072-
Facility: Glenvue Farm
120 Scott Road
Fultonville, NY -
Application ID: 4-2728-00039/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Glen, Montgomery County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a 1.5 acre pond in wetland TH-17 for use as an emergency  water supply for livestock during drought conditions.  Approximately 8,500 cubic yards of excavated soil will be spread in the adjacent area and some portions of the wetland.  The pond will be located on the west side of State Route 30A, approximately 0.5 miles south of the intersection of Route 30A and Scott 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: 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 Sep 13 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

Otsego County
Applicant: Leslie M Stocking
2075 County Highway 31
Cooperstown, NY 13326-
Facility: Stocking Property
2075 County Hwy 31 Just North Of Briar Hill Road
East Springfield, NY -
Application ID: 4-3660-00089/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Springfield, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project by constructing a low earthen dam to impound approximately 3 acres of water and within that area excavate a pothole approximatley 0.1 acre in size.  The project is being conducted in conjunction with the Otsego County Soil and Water Conservation District.  The site is located west of County Highway 31  in East Springfield between Briar Hill Road and Piersall 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: 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 Sep 13 2002.
Contact: John H Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schenectady County
Applicant: Schenectady County
620 State St
Schenectady, NY 12305-2112
Facility: Schenectady Co Composting Facility
Hetcheltown Rd
Glenville, NY 12302-
Application ID: 4-4222-00004/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Glenville, Schenectady County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a dry hydrant in Alplaus Creek for use as a source of water for fire protection and for wetting down brush being composted at the facility.  The work will involve a temporary disturbance to the stream bed and banks to install the hydrant.  The stream bank will be reinforced with stone rip rap.  Crushed stone will be used to construct an access road to the hydrant through a portion of the adjacent area of the freshwater wetland BH-6. The project is located at the county's composting facility on Hetcheltown 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: 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 Sep 13 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: Rotterdam - T
1100 Sunrise Blvd
Schenectady, NY 12306-2922
Facility: Rotterdam Landfill-Pattersonville Site
Rynex Corners Rd
Rotterdam, NY 12306-
Application ID: 4-4228-00103/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Rotterdam, Schenectady County
Project Description:
The department proposes to issue a permit to the Town of Rotterdam to construct a system to treat leachate from the town's closed Municipal and Construction & Demolition Debris landfills located on the east side of County Highway 97 (Rynex Corners Road) in Pattersonville.  The treatment system is required under an Order on Consent signed between the town and the department.  The average flow of leachate from the landfills is approximately 4,392 gallons per day.  The treatment system will have one outfall to an unnamed tributary of the Mohawk River.   In addition to effluent limitations and monitoring requirements the permit contains requirements to conduct toxicity testing, develop a Best Management Practices (BMP) plan, Discharge Notification Act provisions, and a schedule of compliance for submittal of an engineering report with plans and specifications for the specific design of the facility which will produce a discharge of treated effluent that will meet the effluent limits identified in the permit.  A draft permit is available for review at the department's Region 4 office.
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 Sep 27 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