Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 08/06/2003

Dutchess County

Applicant: Robert Wilder
Facility: Wilder Property
329 Bangall Amenia Rd
Stanford, NY 12581
Application ID: 3-1352-00140/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Stanford, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to reconstruct an existing failed dam (Dam No. 229-1508) and dredge 2200 cubic yards of sediment from a 7-acre pond, Class B(ts), on a 151-acre parcel. Dredge spoils will be disposed of within a 4.1-acre upland area located at the northwestern portion of the parcel. Dam rehabilitation includes the construction of a new drop-box structure, spillway, and outfall with plunge pool. The project is located on the north side of Bangall-Amenia Road (County Route 86), 2000 feet west of the Layton Road in the Town of Stanford, Dutchess County.
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 Aug 22 2003.
Contact: R Scott Ballard
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
rsballar@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County

Applicant: Robert Bell
Facility: Bell Property
16 Burdick Rd
Patterson, NY 12563
Application ID: 3-3724-00197/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Patterson, Putnam County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to replace an existing septic system with a new septic system meeting Health Department standards within the 100-foot adacent area of State-designated Freshwater Wetland No. DP-22 (Class I).  The site is located on the east side of Burdick Road, approximately 300 feet north of NYS Route 311.  An existing mobile home is also to be replaced with a new 2-bedroom residence to be located on the site outside the regulated area.
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 Aug 22 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

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: Brewster - V STP
Railroad Ave
Brewster, NY 10509
Application ID: 3-3730-00007/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Southeast, Putnam County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application to modify a SPDES permit to increase an existing surface discharge from 110,000 gallons per day (gpd) to 240,000 gpd of treated sanitary wastewater from the Brewster wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) into the East Branch Croton River, Class A(t). The project involves reconstruction of the Brewster WWTP to meet requirements of the NYC Watershed Rules & Regulation (WR & R) and will provide wastewater treatment to areas of the Village of Brewster previously not served by sewer. The project includes construction of a new, four-unit Rotating Biological Contact (RBC) system with microfiltration, equalization tank, primary and final sedimentation tanks, rapid sand filters, and chlorination/dechlorination disinfection system. The project is located southeast of the intersection of Park Street and Marvin Avenue in the Village of Brewster. A draft permit is available for inspection and comment at the regional office.
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:
Brewster Village Board of Trustees
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 Sep 12 2003.
Contact: R Scott Ballard
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
rsballar@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rockland County

Applicant: Mirant Lovett LLC
Four Executive Blvd Suite 100
Suffern, NY 10901
Facility: Lovett Generating Station
Elm Ave
Tomkins Cove, NY 10986
Application ID: 3-3928-00010/00045
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Stony Point, Rockland County
Project Description:
The Department proposes a modification of the Article 15 and 401 Water Quality Certification, issued to Mirant New York, Inc for work to support installation of a Marine Life Exclusion System at the Lovett Generating Station, Town of Stony Point, Rockland County.  This modification will allow approximately 2000 cu yds of rock rubble to be moved from the MLES deployment site to be disposed of in the Hudson River within the 20 ft to 30 ft bathymetric contours in the vicinity of the Lovett Station.  This permit change will maintain the in-water habitat provided by the rock rubble within close proximity to the removal site.

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 22 2003.
Contact: Barbara Rinaldi
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
bbrinald@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Sullivan County

Applicant: Luann Youmans
Facility: Youmans Property
37 Menges Rd
Youngsville, NY 12791
Application ID: 3-4822-00120/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Callicoon, Sullivan County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to skim approximately 134 cubic yards of gravel, and remove 25 cubic yards of debris deposited from floodwaters, to restore the stream channel along approximately120 linear feet of a tributary of East Branch Callicoon Creek (Water Index D-53-1-17; Class C(T)).  The project is located on the east side of Menges Road, approximately 2000 feet from the intersection with NYS Route 52.   
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 Aug 22 2003.
Contact: Laurie a Lawrence
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
lalawren@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Westchester County

Applicant: Westchester County
148 Martine Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601 -4704
Facility: Nature Study Woods
Webster AVENUE/HUTCHINSON River
New Rochelle, NY 10801
Application ID: 3-5510-00365/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: New Rochelle, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the selective removal of non-native plant species from within State-designated Freshwater Wetland MV-3 (Class II) and its 100-foot adjacent area.  The site is located within Nature Study Woods County Park.  Approximately 1 acre of Japanese knotweed and porcelain berry spread throughout the wetland will be removed by cutting, digging, and the hand application of the herbicide glyphosate.  In addition, about 450 individual burning bushes will be pulled from the 100-foot adjacent area and beyond. Native plant species will be planted where non-native vegetation is removed.
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 Aug 22 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

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