Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/26/2003

Albany County

Applicant: Mary Farnan
Facility: Farnan Property
160 Lake Rd - Onderdonk Lake
South Berne, NY
Application ID: 4-0138-00046/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Westerlo, Albany County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to remodel an existing dwelling located at 160 Lake Road, Town of Berne, Albany County, N. Y., in order to correct roof leaks, create a bedroom out of the existing attic and attach a single-car garage to the western side of the building.  A parking area will also be added.  The above work will take place within the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland W-25 (Onderdonk Lake).
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 Apr 14 2003.
Contact: Wendy Dubois
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Delaware County

Applicant: Frank Lamport
Facility: Frank Lamport Property
Clove Road|1/4 Mi East On Clove Rd From Inter W/Cr 18
Stamford, NY
Application ID: 4-1252-00217/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Stamford, Delaware County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a Conservation Reserve Enhancement Project.  This includes the installation of a concrete culvert in Tributary 90 of the West Branch of the Delaware River to replace an undersized culvert, realignment of 188 feet of stream channel to flow through the new culvert,  and fencing of livestock out of the stream.  The project is located on Clove Road 1/4 mile east  from its intersection with County Route 18.
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 Apr 11 2003.
Contact: John H Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County

Applicant: Soil Recovery Corporation
Foot Of Union Street
Athens, NY 12015
Facility: Soil Recovery Corporation
Fyke Road Quarry
Catskill, NY
Application ID: 4-1926-00226/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Catskill, Greene County
Project Description:
The Department has received a State Facility application from Soil Recovery Corporation.  The applicant proposes to construct a covered storage/processing facility to treat non-hazardous petroleum contaminated soil  (pcs) that are contaminated with gasoline and/or diesel fuel from spill locations.  The final product will be cold mix asphalt meeting the NYS DOT specification section 302 bituminous stabilized course. The facility will be located on six acres within an existing 90 acre mine permitted to Peckham Materials, located off of Fyke Road, approximately two miles from NYS Route 23A in the Town of Catskill, Greene County.
The facility will consist of a soils management area, process area and treated material staging area.   The facility includes a screening operation, a pug mill for blending the soils with virgin stone product and asphalt emulsion, a feed bin, and input conveyor.
The applicant has also has applied for a Solid Waste Management permit (Public Noticed Previously) to process the nonhazardous petroleumcontaminated soils.
The facility is accepting a Federally enforceable cap on HAP emissions of  22.5 tons per year, and MTBE emissions of 10 tons per year.  The cap will keep this facility from crossing Title V permitting emission thresholds and allow them to operate under a State Facility Permit.  The permitee will be limited to receiving not more than 15, 055 tons of non hazardous pcs containing not more than 10,000 mg(gasoline)/Kg of soil, during any 12 month period.  Record maintenance and reporting is required to verify compliance with permit conditions and limits.   Persons wishing to inspect the subject files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the “permitting authority”) that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative below.  It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within two business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 AM through 4:45 PM), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.  DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DEC’s determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.  If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.  The applicant and all persons who have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.  An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exists.  A copy of the Department’s permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department’s web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm.   The applicaation ID number 4-1926-00226/00002 is available for review at the Region 4 office.  The contact person is Wendy DuBois, NYSDEC, 1150 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306-2014, telephone (518)357-2069.  Comments will be received for 30 days from the date of this notice.  If comments are received which raise significant issues or provide additional relevant information, the Department may modify the draft Permit.


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 Apr 25 2003.
Contact: Wendy Dubois
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069

Otsego County

Applicant: Paul F Carley
Facility: Paul Carley Property
Sr 28|.34 Miles Se Of Intersection Of 28 And Rt. 166
Milford, NY
Application ID: 4-3640-00208/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Milford, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project consisting of three impoundments.  Two of the impoundments will be excavated potholes, each being ~0.1 acres in size, and the third will have an earthen dike constructed and will form an impoundment ~4 acres in size.  The impoundments will be within Freshwater Wetland MI-13 and are intended to enhance the freshwater wetland area.  The project is located 0.34 miles southeast of the intersection of State Route 28 and Route 166, west of Peterson Road just south of the Village of Milford.
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 Apr 11 2003.
Contact: John H Feltman
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford Sub-Office
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
jhfeltma@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals