Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 11/27/2002

Jefferson County
Applicant: Milton M Sayre
22437 Duffy Rd
Watertown, NY 13601-1766
Facility: Sayre Property On The St Lawrence
41189 NYS Route 12
Clayton, NY 13624-
Application ID: 6-2232-00491/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop a residential lot on the shoreline of the St. Lawrence River, near the  northeast corner of Blind Bay, 0.5 miles west of Fishers Landing, off NYS Route 12.  The proposal would result in the filling of a scrub shrub wetland 25,000 square feet in area.  A plan to construct 56,000 square feet of emergent/open water wetland and enhance approximately 25,000 square feet of existing wetland on the property, through multiple covertype development, is proposed as mitigation for wetland loss.  The project site is part of regulated freshwater wetland TP-18, a 51 acre Class II wetland.
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 Department of Environmental Conservation
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 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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Lewis County
Applicant: Martinsburg - T
PO Box 144
Martinsburg, NY 13404-0144
Facility: Martinsburg Water District
Alger Road
Martinsburg, NY 13404-
Application ID: 6-2340-00034/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The project involves the development of new municipal wells, the installation of approximately 2,800 LF of 12" ductile iron pipe main, 4 fire hydrants and expand the existing water storage tank to provide an adequate water supply to the Martinsburg Water District.
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: Martinsburg Town Board
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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
lrambeau@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Oneida County
Applicant: State University Of New York
State University Plaza
Albany, NY 12246-
Facility: SUNY Institute Of Tech At Utica/Rome
Route 12N; Horatio Street
Utica, NY 13502-3050
Application ID: 6-3016-00136/02001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a draft permit (SPDES No. NY-0257095) and made a tentative determination to approve the discharge of 36,000 gallons per day of non-contact cooling water to tributary H-240-215-1, a trib of Gridley Creek. The tributary has a classification of C and a standard of C. The Facility is located at Route 12 North and Horatio Street in the City of Utica.
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 Dec 27 2002.
Contact: Patrick M Clearey
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica Sub-Office
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501
(315)793-2555
pmcleare@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County
Applicant: Hermon - T
PO Box 28
Hermon, NY 13652-0028
Facility: Bullis Sand Pit
Cousintown And Crusher Road
Canton, NY 13617-
Application ID: 6-4022-00073/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to renew an expired mining permit to mine sand from a 7.5 acre life of mine site on a 134.9 acre parcel owned by Virginia Bullis, 473 Cousintown Road, Dekalb Junction, NY 13630.  The site is located approximately 200' east of Crusher Road and 400' north of Crusher Road and Cousintown Road intersection.  No on-site processing is proposed.
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 Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Dec 27 2002.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Orion Power New York
225 Greenfield Parkway
Suite 201
Liverpool, NY 13088-
Facility: Newton Falls Hydroelectric Project
Oswegatchie River
Newton Falls, NY 13666-
Application ID: 6-4026-00015/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant requests Water Quality Certification for the continued operation of the existing Newton Falls hydroelectric project (installed generating capacity of 2.2 MW and consisting of two hydroelectric developments) on the Oswegatchie River in the Hamlet of Newton Falls, Town of Clifton, St. Lawrence County approximately 12 miles downstream of Cranberry Lake, New York, as part of its application to the Federal Regulatory Energy Commission (FERC) for a new license; project No. 7000.  A draft Water Quality Certification is available for public review at the DEC Region 6 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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Lawrence D Gunn
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
ldgunn@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Frederick M Carlson
68 Miller Road
Potsdam, NY 13676-
Facility: Carlson Fish Pond Property
68 Miller Road
Potsdam, NY 13676-
Application ID: 6-4074-00125/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a fish pond approximately 300' long x 150' wide x 10' deep in the edge of regulated freshwater wetland WD-34, a 250 acre Class III predominantly shrub swamp wetland located approximately 1.25 miles southwest of the village of Potsdam between Bagdad Road and CSX railroad and approximately 1,000' northeast of Miller 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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Rossie - T
Rd 1 Box 376
Redwood, NY 13679-9610
Facility: Bridge At Bostwick Creek
South Woods Road
Redwood, NY 13679-
Application ID: 6-4076-00028/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to replace a deteriorated bridge structure with a 30' long 42" x 66" arch culvert and a 30' long 32" high flow auxiliary culvert and to widen a section of South Woods Road from 15' to 30' for a length of 162', raising the highway profile approximately 3'.  The site crosses Bostwick Creek approximately 1.5 miles north of the hamlet of Rossie.  The site also impacts approximately 2500 square feet of regulated freshwater wetland HA-13, a 171 acre Class II wetland.  Wetland loss will be mitigated.
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 Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Dec 13 2002.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
mawiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals