Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 08/06/2003

Albany County

Applicant: Niagara Mohawk Power Corp
300 Erie Blvd West
Syracuse, NY 13202 -4201
Facility: Nimo Property Gas Pipeline E-30
East of Rt 144/RR Tracks South of Mouth of Norma Nskill
Glenmont, NY 12077
Application ID: 4-0122-00147/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Bethlehem, Albany County
Project Description:
The applicant is proposing to repair portions of a natural gas pipeline to address safety concerns which require a minimum of three feet of cover to protect the pipelines which are located east of Route 144 just south of the Normanskill in the Town of Bethlehem, Albany County. The repair activity involves the addition of a 20 foot by 10 foot box culvert and the construction of a small berm approximately seven feet wide and six inches to one foot high over a length of 2400 feet ; and sixteen feet wide and two feet high over 1300 feet of pipeline.
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 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: Thomas P Haley
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
tphaley@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Columbia County

Applicant: Philmont - V
122 Main St Box 00
Philmont, NY 12565 -1000
Facility: Pressuer Road Well 2
Pressuer Road
Claverack, NY 12513
Application ID: 4-1028-00087/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Claverack, Columbia County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install 3 new production wells to replace an existing 40' deep, 10' diameter dug caisson well which was installed circa 1968.  The three new wells PW-1 (60' deep), PW-2 (70' deep) and PW-3 (58' deep) will produce a total yield of approximately 480 gallons per minute and bring the system into current compliance with Ten State Standards.  The existing well will be physically disconnected from the existing water system.  The project also includes the installation of pumps, the construction of a water treatment building and the installation of approximately 1,000 feet of water main. The site is located off of Preusser Road in the Town of Claverack, Columbia 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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
Philmont Village 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 Aug 22 2003.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
mthiggin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Montgomery County

Applicant: Edward Orton
Facility: Meadow View Farm
143 West Ames Road
Ames, NY 13317
Application ID: 4-2722-00040/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Canajoharie, Montgomery County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a 20 foot long by18 inch diameter culvert pipe across a section of freshwater wetland SB-2 in order to improve access to hay fields for farm equipment.   Approximately 120 square feet of fill will be placed in the wetland to cover the pipe and improve the access road.  The project is located on the south side of West Ames Road approximately one quarter mile east of State Route 163.
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 29 2003.
Contact: Angelo a Marcuccio
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
aamarcuc@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals