Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 01/14/2004

Clinton County

Applicant: Village of Rouses Point
PO Box 185
Rouses Point, NY 12979 -0185
Facility: Rouses Point WWTP
Lily Ave
Rouses Point, NY 12979
Application ID: 5-0928-00014/00009
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Champlain, Clinton County
Project Description:
The project involves installation of 5,600 lineal feet of new 20" ductile iron wastewater discharge pipe, beginning at the Village of Rouses Point Wastewater Treatment Plant and outletting in the Richelieu River at the currently existing end-of-pipe location.  The new pipe, required by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) Consent Order, will be installed along Route 2  on Village owned lands, New York State Department of Transportation or Village owned rights-of-way, land administered by the NYSDEC, and land administered by the New York State Office of General Services.  Most of the pipe will be buried, including a section along an adjacent area of regulated wetland, and a section extending 55 lineal feet lake ward of the mean high water elevation.  The remaining 420 lineal feet of pipe will be installed on the river bottom.  The old pipe will be discontinued, but will remmain in place.
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:
Rouses Point Village 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 Jan 30 2004.
Contact: Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
dmwagner@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Saratoga County

Applicant: June T Conover
Facility: Conover Minor Subdivision
100 Coveville Road, East Side of NYS Route 32
Quaker Springs, NY
Application ID: 5-4150-00152/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Saratoga, Saratoga County
Project Description:
Proposed construction of a 10 foot wide shale and gravel driveway across 160 feet of the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland Q-43 (class III), to access a new residence on an upland site.  The project is associated with a three lot subdivision, located at the northeast intersection of NYS Route 32 and Coveville Road (County Highway 69), Town of Saratoga.
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 Jan 30 2004.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Hudson St Ext
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
wrspeide@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Warren County

Applicant: Schroon Lake Park District
PO Box 50
Adirondack, NY 12808
Facility: Starbuckville Dam
Schroon River Road
Starbuckville, NY
Application ID: 5-5299-00002/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Chester, Warren County
Project Description:
Proposed reconstruction of the Starbuckville Dam on the Schroon River.  The existing, deteriorated timber dam will be removed and replaced with a 158 foot long concrete overflow spillway (at the same crest elevation).  Two 14 foot wide vertical lift gates will be installed at the site of the existing gate.  The new spillway design includes a stepped pattern to reduce water turbulence below the dam, and a fish passage area.  Cofferdams will be used during construction to isolate the work area.  The dam is located on Schroon River Road in Starbuckville.  A permit is also required from the Adirondack Park Agency (#2001-232).
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:
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 Jan 30 2004.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Hudson St Ext
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
wrspeide@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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