ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

        
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Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

Applicant: Sandra Senecal, Supervisor
Town of AuSable
111 AuSable Street
Keeseville NY 12944

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891-4050

Contact: John L. Quinn

Application No.: 2002-28

Project Title: Town of AuSable

Location: North side of Dry Bridge Road in the Town of AuSable

Comment Period Ends: October 3, 2002

Project Description: The action involves a proposed a commercial sand and gravel extraction. 2.68 acres will be disturbed by mining during the coming five years and an additional 5.75 acres will be so disturbed during the extractionís Life of Mine. An average of 3,000 cubic yards of sand is to be removed per year (maximum of 6,000 cubic yards per year) for the sole use of the Town of AuSable for winter town-road sanding operations. Extraction operations will occur during the months of September through November, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Stockpiled sand will be taken from the site on an as needed basis. An average of 50 loaded truck trips per week are planned (maximum of 100 weekly loaded truck trips). Material processing will consist of screening only. A mining permit is also required from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC# 5-0922-00042/00001).