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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 03/17/2004

Clinton County

Applicant: Town of Chazy
PO Box 217
Chazy, NY 12921 -0217
Facility: Chazy (T) Big Hill Road Pit
Big Hill Road
Mooers Forks, NY 12954
Application ID: 5-0938-00026/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Mooers, Clinton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to expand by 6.6 acres, an existing sand and gravel pit from a currently approved 4.85 acre Life of Mine Area to a 11.45 acre Total Life of Mine Area on a 57.3 acre parcel of land owned by the Town of Chazy.  The applicant proposes to utilize a screening operation onsite.  No washing of the gravel or other treatment is proposed.  Gravel will be trucked from the mine to Big Hill Road via an existing haul road.  The reclamation objective is grass plantings and eventual reversion to natural forest.  The mine is located about 450 feet north of Big Hill Road, approximately 1500 feet north of the Big Hill Road - NY Rt. 11 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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Apr 16 2004.
Contact: Michael J McMurray
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
mjmcmurr@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Plattsburgh
Rt 1 Box 412
Plattsburgh, NY 12901 -9733
Facility: Pleasant Ridge Water District
Pleasant Ridge Road Area
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Application ID: 5-0942-00383/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Plattsburgh, Clinton County
Project Description:
The proposed project involves the taking of up to 250,000 gallons per day of potable water to supply the Pleasant Ridge Water District, located west of I-87, south of the Saranac River and North of Irish Settlemnt Road.  The water supply source will be from the Town of Plattsburgh's existing Morrisonville Well source.  Construction and installation of the new distribution system will involve a small portion of a New York State regulated wetland.
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 Apr 2 2004.
Contact: Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
dmwagner@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Washington County

Applicant: Paul M Woolley
Facility: Woolley Mine
Hogsback and Windy Hill Rd
Easton, NY 12154
Application ID: 5-5326-00051/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Easton, Washington County
Project Description:
The Applicant proposes a natural minerals surface mine totaling approximately 42 acres, involving two separate pit locations wholly within a contiguous 92.78 acre parcel owned by the applicant. The two sites had previously been mined in low, sub-regulatory quantities over 40 years, throughout approximately 13.5 acres. These two existing mined areas will be encompassed by the proposed new mine, and will be now subject to regulatory mining and reclamation standards. The mine site is located on the north side of Hogsback Road & Windy Hill Road, approximately 0.81 miles east of its intersection with Clarks Mills Road.
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:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Apr 16 2004.
Contact: Marc S Migliore
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Hudson St Ext
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
msmiglio@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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