Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/31/2004

Delaware County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: East Delaware Intake Chamber
State Highway 30 at Pepacton Res
Downsville, NY
Application ID: 4-1224-00305/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Colchester, Delaware County
Project Description:
The Applicant proposes to discharge sump water from the East Delaware Intake Chamber into the Pepacton Reservoir. The sump water consists of contributions from reservoir sample water, floor drains, groundwater seepage and Stilling chamber water. No process water is involved with this discharge. A Maximum Daily Flow of 100 GPD is proposed.. Due to the historical nature of the discharge, only parameters of concern of an industrial nature have been included in the draft permit.
A draft permit and fact sheet are available for public review.
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:
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 Apr 30 2004.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
kpsander@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: West Delaware Intake Chamber
State Highway 10 East of Sands Creek Road
Walton, NY
Application ID: 4-1254-00193/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Tompkins, Delaware County
Project Description:
The Applicant proposes to discharge sump water from the West Delaware Intake Structure into the Cannonsville Reservoir. The sump water consists of contributions from reservoir sample water, floor drains, groundwater seepage and Stilling chamber water. No process water is involved with this discharge. A Daily average flow of 500 GPD and a Maximum Daily Flow of 8010 GPD is propsed.. Due to the historical nature of the discharge, only parameters of concern of an industrial nature have been included in the draft permit.
A draft permit and fact sheet are available for public review.
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:
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 Apr 30 2004.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
kpsander@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Burden Lake Improvement Assoc Inc
P O Box 656
Averill Park, NY 12018 -0656
Facility: Burden Lake 3RD Lake
Brook Spring Ave
Nassau, NY 12123
Application ID: 4-3830-00067/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Nassau, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied for a reissuance of a freshwater wetland permit to apply SONAR to Springbrook Cove on Burden Lake to control eursian watermilfoil, and follow-up treatment if necessary with copper sulfate to control algae.  The project is located on 3rd Burden Lake, Town of Nassau, Rensselaer County.
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 Apr 16 2004.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
nmadams@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Multiple Counties

Applicant: CHRISTOPHER/GREGG Meyer
4 Vly Rd
Albany, NY 12205
Facility: Cedar Hills Subdivision
51A Fullerton Ave
Colonie, NY
Application ID: 4-9904-00083/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Colonie, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a 22 lot subdivision to be located in the Town's of Niskayuna and Colonie. As a result of the proposed development 0.478 acres of federally protected wetland will be permanently impacted. As mitigation the developer has agreed to place deed restrictions on the remaining wetlands and pay an in lieu of on-site mitigation fee to the Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission.
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:
Niskayuna Town Planning Board
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 Apr 16 2004.
Contact: Thomas P Haley
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
tphaley@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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