Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 07/09/2003

Dutchess County

Applicant: Bill Fung
Facility: Fung Property
Lot 12 Nichris Lane
Hyde Park, NY
Application ID: 3-1332-00272/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Hyde Park, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to place fill encroaching upon the 100-foot adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland HP-1 by approximately 13 feet, surrounding a proposed septic system. Work is in conjunction with new house construction located at lot #12 on the east side of Nichris Lane (cul-de-sac), north of Mills Cross 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 not performed.
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 Jul 25 2003.
Contact: Lawrence G Biegel
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
lgbiegel@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Orange County

Applicant: Warwick - V
PO Box 369
Warwick, NY 10990 -0369
Facility: Warwick Lower & Middle Reservoirs
20 Water LANE|WARWICK Lower Reservoir
Warwick, NY
Application ID: 3-3354-00505/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Warwick, Orange County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to dredge a total of approximately 13,000 cubic yards of sediments from the Village's Lower (10,550 cubic yards) and Middle (2,400 cubic yards) water supply reservoirs [DEC Index Nos. H-139-13-61-9-20-P683 and -P684; Class AA(TS)].  The reservoirs are located generally east of Pelton Road, approximately 0.5 mile north of the intersection with Black Rock Road.  Semi-volatile organic compounds have been detected in the sediments and portions of the contaminated material will require disposal at an authorized solid waste landfill.  The remainder is proposed for on-site upland disposal near the Village's Upper reservoir, contingent on DEC approval.
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:
Warwick Village Planning 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 Jul 25 2003.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
sesheele@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Sullivan County

Applicant: Congregation Ohr Levanah
233 Broadway
New York, NY 10279
Facility: Moonlight Cottages
Rubin Rd
Monticello, NY 12701
Application ID: 3-4846-00060/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Thompson, Sullivan County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied for a permit to rehabilitate and expand an existing wastewater treatment facility from 18,300 to 30,000 gallons per day of treated, sanitary wastewater discharge to an unnamed tributary to Ruddick Pond, a Class B(t) waterbody from a tertiary treatment plant at the applicant's facility located at Moonlight Cottages, 60 Rubin Road, Monticello.  

The applicant is rehabilitating and increasing the capacity of the plant to include a provision for future congregation size increase.  The water quality standards will be maintained through plant design necessary to achieve these standards.

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 the 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.  

This is notification of your opportunity to comment and to request a hearing based on substantive comment potentially resulting in permit conditions or permit denial.

The application and the draft permit are available for public inspection at NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), Region 3, 21-South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY 12561.  Please refer to this application by the application number listed above and SPDES number NY-0148351.

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 Aug 8 2003.
Contact: Ann M Brooks
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054

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