Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 04/23/2003

Oneida County

Applicant: Utica - C
1 Kennedy Plz
Utica, NY 13502 -4234
Facility: Utica Combined Sewer Overflows
Several Locations
Utica, NY 13502
Application ID: 6-3016-00059/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:

The existing SPDES permit is being revised to conform to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Control Policy. This includes the requirement for the city to implement Best Management Practices (BMPs) , and develop a long-term control plan (LTCP).
    The department has made a tentative determination to issue a permit for a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that a discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time.  As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify department approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought or for the overall proposed project.
    Refer to this application by application number listed above and SPDES number,  NY   0031429.
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 May 23 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: Robert D Jones
Facility: Jones Property on the St Lawrence
12508 State Highway 37
Waddington, NY 13694
Application ID: 6-4082-00049/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a driveway 16' wide x 300' long x 2' high of gravel over geotextile fabric across regulated freshwater wetland MI-2, a 187 acre Class II wooded wetland to access a proposed residential home site.  The site location is approximately 2.75 miles east of the Village of Waddington, 1300' east of Brandy Brook, 300' south of NYS Route 37.
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 May 9 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

Multiple Counties

Applicant: Upper Mohawk Valley Regional Water Board
PO Box 345
1 Kennedy Plaza
Utica, NY 13503 -0345
Facility: City of Utica Water Supply
West Canada CREEK/HINCKLEY Reservoir
Utica, NY 13601
Application ID: 6-9906-00017/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Utica, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
Expansion of the authorized water service area of the Upper Mohawk Valley Regional Water Board to include the entire Towns of Frankfort and Schuyler in Herkimer County and the entire Towns of Kirkland and Westmoreland in Oneida County except for areas in these towns currently receiving water service from an authorized (permitted) entity.
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:
Upper Mohawk Valley Regional Water Board
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 May 9 2003.
Contact: Brian D Fenlon
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
bdfenlon@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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