Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 05/19/2004

Albany County

Applicant: Town of Colonie
P O Box 508
534 Loudon Road
Newtonville, NY 12128 -0508
Facility: Colonie - T Landfill
1319 New Loudon Rd
Cohoes, NY 12047
Application ID: 4-0126-00033/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Colonie, Albany County
Project Description:
The Town of Colonie proposes to operate a Regulated Medical Waste Storage and Transfer facility to handle a quarterly maximum of 750 pounds of medical waste materials accepted at the Colonie Landfill. The medical waste is either accepted from residents, accepted from the Town of Colonie Emergency Medical Services (EMS) or separated from other solid wastes and recyclable materials received by the landfill. The waste will be stored in a secure medical waste storage building until removed from the facility by a Department permitted medical waste transporter.
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 Jun 4 2004.
Contact: Thomas P Haley
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Delaware County

Applicant: Town of Bovina
Star Rt 4
Bovina Center, NY 13740
Facility: Bovina Center WWTP
Cr 6|HAMLET of Bovina Center
Bovina Center, NY
Application ID: 4-1222-00121/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Bovina, Delaware County
Project Description:
The Town of Bovina is developing a wastewater treatment and collection system that will serve the Hamlet of Bovina Center in accordance with Section 122 of the New York City Watershed Memorandum of Agreement.The project area for the collection system extends generally from the County Route 6 Bridge at the Little Delaware River, west of Bramley Mountain Road to Coulter Brook Road at the east end of the Hamlet. The collection system, consisting of gravity sewers, force mains and manholes as necessary, is located primarily within the roadways of Delaware County and the Town of Bovina.The treatment Facility will consist of  a large multi chambered septic tank and a leachfield system The facility  has a design flow of 25,000 gallons daily average flow.

Concurrently with the construction of the sanitary collection system, Delaware County DPW will undertake to improve the stormwater management system in the same area. The stormwater collection system will include the installation of a concrete swale along the pavement edge to channel drainage into new catch basins.The drainage will be piped to 13 outfalls near Brush Brook. A drainage swale will be installed uphill of the central portion of the hamlet. Intercepted drainage will be piped directly to an outfall near Brush Brook.  The road surfaces will be completely rebuilt to improve drainage and drivability. Sidewalks will be replaced and/or installed.
These  two projects are being combined to reduce the duration of construction activity and avoid duplication of effort.
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:
Delaware County Dept of Public Works
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 Jun 18 2004.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Otsego County

Applicant: Ed Kukenberger
Facility: Frank Kukenberger Sand & Gravel
Co Rt 26 East of Fork Shop Rd
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Application ID: 4-3650-00028/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Otsego, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to modify and renew an existing permit for an unconsolidated sand and gravel mine.  The modification consists of the addition of 11 acres to the life of mine, an increase of affected acreage during this permit term from 15 acres to 20 acres, and the addition of a closed loop system wash plant to wash sand products.  The site is located on County Route 26, opposite and  north and east of Fork Shop 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:
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 Jun 18 2004.
Contact: Martha A Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals