Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 01/08/2003

Jefferson County

Applicant: Johnson'S Sand And Gravel Inc
23284 County Route 4
La Fargeville, NY 13656
Facility: Johnson'S Sand And Gravel
19063 County Route 3
Clayton, NY 13624
Application ID: 6-2246-00006/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant has purchased an existing permitted sand and gravel mine located approximately 3 miles north of the Village of LaFargeville on the south side of East Line Road.  The site is further located approximately 2200' west of DeLafarge Corners.  The 18 acre mine is located on a 97 acre parcel purchased by the applicant.  It is proposed to add an additional 25 acres for a new life of mine of 43 acres.
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:
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 Feb 7 2003.
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

Oneida County

Applicant: Richard E Posson
Facility: Posson Property Gravel Mine
Sanger Hill Road
Waterville, NY 13480
Application ID: 6-3099-00026/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to operate a sand and gravel mine on his 275 acre parcel within the towns of Sangerfield and Marshall in Oneida county. The life of mine boundary will be 53.8 acres, with 5.0 acres of land to be affected during the coming 5 year permit.
Surface mining of unconsolidated sand and gravel will be performed by backhoe and front end loader. Topsoil and overburden will be stripped and stockpiled for re-use in the reclamation operation. There will be no on-site processing (crushing, screening, etc) of mining products.
The project is located north of Sangerhill Road and 2700 feet west of it's intersection with NYS Route 12.
A copy of the mining application is available for review at the DEC office in Utica, and the Town offices of Sangerfield and Marshall. The application can also be viewed at the Village Office in Waterville.
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:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Feb 7 2003.
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: Norfolk Acquisition Inc/Apc Paper Co NY
100 Remington Ave
Norfolk, NY 13667
Facility: Apc Paper Company
100 Remington Avenue
Norfolk, NY 13667
Application ID: 6-4062-00027/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
This Department has received a request to issue a permit and has drafted an Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility located at APC Paper Company in Norfolk, New York.

APC manufactures paper made from 100% recycled fibers.  APC makes mainly kraft grades in basis weights for 17# to 80#, but also produces some bleached and colored paper.  All papers produced are FDA approved and used in a variety of applications.

The facility has two 37 mmbtu/hr boilers that burn natural gas and No. 6 fuel oil as a backup fuel.  The plant also contains 20 paper dryers that are capable of producing up to 100 tons of product per day.  The boilers supply heat to dry paper and provide building heat.  This application and permit contain federally enforceable conditions limiting emissions from the boilers below the applicable threshold level set forth in 6 NYCRR Part 201-7.  Nitrogen Oxide and Sulfur Dioxide emissions are limited to 99 tons per year. Determining compliance with these limits will be calculated through fuel use records and will be subject to NYSDEC approval.  The facility's emissions are below Title V thresholds and minor for all pollutants.  The draft permit with conditions is available for review in the Region 6 NYS DEC office in Watertown, New York.
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 Feb 7 2003.
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

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals