Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 02/04/2004

Essex County

Applicant: Town of Keene
P O Box 89
Keene, NY 12942 -0089
Facility: Town of Keene Water District # 1
NYS Routes 9N and 73
Keene, NY 12942
Application ID: 5-1530-00105/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Article 15 Title 27 Wild, Scenic, & Recreational Rivers
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Keene, Essex County
Project Description:
Proposed improvements to the Town of Keene Water District #1, including a new groundwater production well (taking up to 150,000 gallons per day), water control building, storage tank, and 15,600 feet of new or replacement water main.  The existing surface water source will be abandoned.  Also proposed are two water main crossings of the East Branch Ausable River, and one crossing of Cascade Brook and Jackson Brook (class AA(T)).  The project is located in the designated “recreational river”corridor of the East Branch Ausable, along NYS Routes 9N, 73, and Church Street, Hamlet of Keene.
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:
Keene Town 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 Feb 20 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

Applicant: Lake Placid Marina Corp
Lake St
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Facility: Lake Placid Marina Complex
Lake St
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Application ID: 5-1540-00049/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Marinas & Moorings
Project is Located: North Elba, Essex County
Project Description:
The project involves the installation of additional dock sections to create 6 new boat slips at an existing 94 slip commercial marina located at the south end of Lake Placid, off Lake Street.  All docks at the marina are of a floating, covered type and the total surface area within the facility perimeter is 86,110 square feet.
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 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 Feb 20 2004.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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