Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Clinton County - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Sheehan Mine Plattsburgh, will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The applicant proposes to expand an existing sand and gravel pit from a currently approved 10 acre Life of Mine area to a 20 acre total Life of Mine area. The site, part of a 134 acre parcel owned by James Sheehan, is located approximately 1/2 mile west of Military Turnpike and 1/4 mile south of Holland Road, in the Town of Beekmantown, Clinton County. Mining operations will continue over the next 10 years, with the potential to remove up to 53,000 cubic yards of material per year, and will include onsite crushing and screening. Concurrent reclamation will occur as mining progresses, with final reclamation consisting of properly graded slopes, establishment of grass cover, and natural succession. The project is located one half mile west of Military Turnpike and l/4 mile south of Holland Road, Town of Beekmantown, Clinton County.
Contact: Denise M. Wagner, NYS Dept. of Env. Conservation, Rt. 86, PO Box 296, Ray Brook, NY 12977, phone: (518) 897-1234.
Saratoga County - Saratoga County, as lead agency, has determined that the Selective Harvesting of Sawtimber and Pulpwood will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the selective harvesting of sawtimber and pulpwood from three Saratoga County owned reforestation areas consisting of 132 acres which are located within the Town of Milton and Galway. The project locations are the Streever Lot, Rowland Street in the Town of Milton; Feulner Lot on Barrett Road in the Town of Milton; the Banta Lot on Consaul Road in the Town of Galway.
Contact: George Hodgson, Saratoga County, Department of Planning, 50 W. High Street, Ballston Spa, NY 12020, phone: (518) 884-4778.
Saratoga County - The Planning Board of the Town of Malta, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Roerig Farms Cluster Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves 190 lots in cluster subdivision consisting of patio homes and single family traditional and 2 existing farmhouse and barn lots. The project is located on Ruhle Road in the Town of Malta.
Contact: Heather Atkinson, 2540 Route 9, Malta, NY 12020, phone: (518) 899-2865.
Saratoga County - The Town Board of Halfmoon, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Town of Halfmoon Comprehensive Plan. The action involves adoption of the Town of Halfmoon Comprehensive Plan by the Halfmoon Town Board.
Contact: Ken DeCerce, Town of Halfmoon, 111 Route 236, Halfmoon, NY 12065, phone: (518) 356-1980, fax: (518) 356-1990.