Consolidated SPDES Renewals
DEC Region: 7
Lead Agency: NYS DEC
Project Title: Site Preparation - Chenango RA #9, Stand B-30
Contact Person: Jason Schoellig
2715 state Hwy 80
Sherburne, NY 13460-4507
Phone Number: (607) 674 - 4036
Project Location: The site is located on Chenango Reforestation Area #9, Stand B-30. This stand is located on the east side of Melondy Hill Road and the south side of Hunt Road in the Town of Afton.
Project Description: The action involves a herbicide application to reduce ferns and undesirable low valued tree species (beech) to allow the natural regeneration of desired species such as black cherry, white ash and red maple. The action is to take place on 2.6 acres, presently occupied by a stand of Red Pine and Red Maple.
Broom County - The Town Board of the Town of Chenango, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Town Hall Facility will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction of a new Town Hall Facility (12,400 square feet), Assembly Hall (3,077 square feet), Highway Garage (22,250 square feet) on undeveloped Town owned land. This project will encompass 3.7 acres of an 8.8 acre lot. The remaining portion of the parcel will be left tree covered sloping hill side, or re-vegetated and landscaped to compliment the Town Facility. The project is located at 15229 NYS RTE 12, Binghamton, NY, Town of Chenango.
Contact: Margaret A. Turna, Town of Chenango, 1137 Front Street, Binghamton, NY 13905, phone: (607) 723-8303, fax: (607) 724-4706.