Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 08/20/2003

Albany County

Applicant: James Villasenor
Facility: Glenmont Woods at Journey Lane
Journey Lane
Glenmont, NY 12077
Application ID: 4-0122-00185/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Bethlehem, Albany County
Project Description:
The applicant is proposing a 12 lot subdivision on an approximately 32 acre parcel of land which will consist of 9 single family residential lots (Lots 1 thru 9) on 4 acres of land and 3 lots (Lots 10, 11 and 12) on the remaining 28 acres.  This 28 acres of land are to remain undeveloped.  The 32 acre parcel consists of approximately 11 acres of NYS regulated wetland.  Approximately 0.17 acres of wetland and 2.50 acres of wetland adjacent area will be impacted by this project.  Long term protection of wetland is proposed to be accomplished by the placement of deed restrictions on Lots 10, 11 and 12. The project site is located on the westerly side of US Route 9W, between Route 9W and the Crossroads Subdivision (Placid Lane), in the Town of Bethlehem, Albany County.
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:
Bethlehem Town Planning Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 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

Otsego County

Applicant: Clark Foundation
19 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Facility: Clark Foundation Property
State Hwy 28|APPROX. 2 Miles S of Village of Cooperstown
Otsego, NY
Application ID: 4-3650-00178/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Otsego, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 8.7' high to impound approximately 37 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area into the Susquehanna River. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is located east of State Route 28 approximately 2 miles south of Cooperstown opposite the County Route 26/SR 28 intersection..


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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Clark Foundation
19 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Facility: Clark Foundation Property
State Hwy 28|APPROX. 2 Miles S of Village of Cooperstown
Otsego, NY
Application ID: 4-3650-00178/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Otsego, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 7' high to impound approximately 37 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area into the Susquehanna River. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is located east of State Route 28 approximately 2 miles south of Cooperstown.


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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Clark Foundation
19 Main Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Facility: Clark Foundation Property
State Hwy 28|APPROX. 2 Miles S of Village of Cooperstown
Otsego, NY
Application ID: 4-3650-00178/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Otsego, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 8' high to impound approximately 11.2 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area to the Susquehanna River. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is located off State Route 28 south of the Village of Cooperstown's wastewater treatment plant.


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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Helen Greene
Facility: Helen Greene Property
Armstrong ROAD|APPROX. 1.9 Mi West of Otsego Lake
Otsego, NY
Application ID: 4-3650-00179/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Otsego, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 15' high to impound approximately 28.6 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area into Otsego Lake. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is located on Armstrong Road off County Highway 28.

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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Leslie M Stocking
Facility: Stocking Property
2075 County Hwy 31 Just North of Briar Hill Road
East Springfield, NY
Application ID: 4-3660-00089/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Springfield, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 9.5' high to impound approximately 18.3 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area into Shadow Brook and to  Otsego Lake. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is located on Armstrong Road off County Highway 28.


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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Richard Daley
Facility: Richard Daley Property
Hind ROAD|0.5 W of Hind Road, Just N of Rt. 20
Springfield Center, NY
Application ID: 4-3660-00090/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Springfield, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant is proposing to construct a 12' high earthen dam to impound approximately 18.6 acre feet of water. The impoundment is part of a wetland restoration  project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The objective of this project is to improve the quality of agricultural runoff into Hayden Creek and Otsego Lake by allowing for the detention of runoff from the agricultural area.  A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity.  The project is at a working cattle and crop farm located approximately 0.8 miles east of Springfield Four Corners, immediately north of State Highway 20 and west of Hinds 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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Christopher Palumbo
Facility: Christopher Palumbo Property
Co Rt 29|JUST East of Town Line
Springfield, NY
Application ID: 4-3660-00094/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Springfield, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a wetland restoration project in conjunction with Otsego County Soil & Water Conservation District and Ducks Unlimited.  The project consists of an earthen impoudment structure to be 8.8' high to impound approximately 24.3 acre feet of water.  The objective of the project is to improve the quality of water that drains from the area into Chyle Hole and into the groundwater to Otsego Lake. A tertiary objective is to increase the immediate area's potential for wildlife habitat diversity. The project is located just east of Herkimer/Otsego County line off state Route 80 on Chyle Road north of Springfield Center.
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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 5 2003.
Contact: Martha a Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
mawood@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schenectady County

Applicant: Chris Thompson
Facility: Thompson Property
Kalmia Drive
Glenville, NY
Application ID: 4-4222-00228/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Glenville, Schenectady County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a driveway across the Indian Kill to provide access to property on the north side of the stream for the construction of a house, garage, and septic system.  The stream crossing will be made by installing an 18 foot wide by 23 foot long aluminum box culvert with aluminum wing walls and a 48 inch diameter metal pipe will be installed in an overflow channel of the stream.  The project site is located at the end of Kalmia Drive where it intersects with Cypress Drive.
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:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 5 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