ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Notice

DEC Region: 4

County: Greene

Lead Agency: NYS DEC

Project Title: Establishment of Foot Trail

Contact Person: Frank Parks

Address: NYS DEC
65561 State Highway 10, Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167
Phone Number: (607) 652-7365

Project Location: Halcott Mountain Wild Forest in the Towns of Lexington and Halcott

Project Description: The action involves implementation of a project identified in the Projected Use and Management Proposal, Facilities Development and/or Removal, of the Halcott Mountain Wild Forest Unit Management Plan (UMP). This UMP was adopted by the Department of Environmental Conservation in August 2001. A review of the Master Habitat Database reveals no critical habitats or archaeological resources that will be impacted by this project.

The project will establish a foot trail from the Route 42 parking lot approximately 2.1 miles long. A portion of its route will be on the old Pine Hill Road. Trail establishment will require side cutting of foliage along its entire length, two stream crossings, by either foot bridge or stepping stones, and will be made into a loop trail. Trail establishment will incorporate the use of Best Management Practices, as addressed in the UMP.


Negative Declaration

Greene County - The Village of Hunter, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Kaatskill Mountain Club condominiums will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves the construction of a hotel/condominium facility on 3.34 acres of land at Hunter Mountain Ski Resort in the Village of Hunter, Greene County, New York. The condominium building will contain 70 units. The project involves 3.34 acres of land at Hunter Mountain Ski Center and a small amount of land in the adjacent Town of Hunter where a storm drainage pond will be constructed.

Contact: Jamie Sorber, Village Clerk, 6349 State Route 23A, Hunter, NY 12442, phone: 518-263-4020.


Schoharie County - The Town Board of the Town of Richmondville, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Adult Use and Entertainment Establishments Moratorium will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves enacting a town wide moratorium on adult use and entertainment establishments until January 1, 2004 or until a local adult use law is enacted, whichever comes first. The project is located townwide.

Contact: Fred Guay, Town of Cobleskill, P.O. Box 555, Richmondville, NY 12149, phone: (518) 294-7150.


SERP Action - Negative Declaration

Delaware County - Pursuant to the NYS Clean Water/Drinking Water State Revolving Fund and the State Environmental Quality Review Act, the Town of Middletown, as lead agency, has determined that the Upgrade Halcottsville Water Dist. #1 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves upgrade to Halcottsville Water Dist. #1, DWSRF Project # 15024. A Negative Declaration was issued on October 8, 2002. The project involves:

Contact: Russell Schebesta, Town of Middletown, P.O. Box 577, Margaretville, NY 12455, phone: (845)586-4566, fax: (845) 586-1775.