Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 07/14/2004

Albany County

Applicant: Town of Westerlo
PO Box 148
Westerlo, NY 12193 -0148
Facility: Westerlo Water Distirct #1
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Westerlo, NY
Application ID: 4-0138-00050/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Westerlo, Albany County
Project Description:
The Town of Westerlo proposes to construct a water supply system serving 95 customers, including two wells, treatment building, distribution system, and water storage tank, and utilizing an average of 29,300 gpd.  The project includes a proposed crossing of Basic Creek with a waterline, installed by directional boring under the creek.  The project is located in the Town of Westerlo, Albany County.

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:
Westerlo 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 Jul 30 2004.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County

Applicant: ROGER/BESSIE Vincent
Rd 1 Box 332 Old Kings Road
Catskill, NY 12414 -9436
Facility: Boulder Ridge MHP/DOWN to Earth Mining
Rd 1 2471 Old Kings Road
Catskill, NY 12414
Application ID: 4-1926-00081/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Catskill, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes an existing discharge of 2400 gpd of treated sanitary wastewater to groundwater from a primary treatment system (septics) at the Boulder Ridge Mobile Home Park.  The applicant has requested a reissuance of an existing permit that had expired.  The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a permit for the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time.  As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify Department approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought or for the overall proposed project.  A draft permit is available for inspection and comment at the Region 4 office.  SPDES #NY00242624.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 Aug 13 2004.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Manley Hillicoss
Facility: Hillicoss Shale Pit
Rt 81
Coxsackie, NY 12192
Application ID: 4-1928-00015/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Coxsackie, Greene County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to add a crushing unit to the existing 24-acre Hillicoss Shale Pit located on the south side of Route 81, ½ mile east of the hamlet of Earlton, Town of Coxsackie, Greene County.  The crusher, which is capable of processing up to 150 tons per hour, will be located in the northeasterly portion of the mine site, adjacent to the current plant area.  It will be operated for up to 8 hours per day, a maximum of 3 days per week, during the normal operating season.
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 Aug 13 2004.
Contact: Patricia A Pinder
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: J Spencer Langford
Facility: Langford Property
26 Crystal Lake Road
Averill Park, NY
Application ID: 4-3840-00137/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Sand Lake, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to stabilize 150 ft. of the shoreline of Crystal Lake with stone rip rap to prevent further erosion.  The project is located at 26 Crystal Lake Road in the Town of Sand Lake, 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 Jul 30 2004.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schenectady County

Applicant: NYS Canal Corporation
200 Southern Blvd
Albany, NY 12209 -2018
Facility: Lock E-8
Old Rice Rd
Scotia, NY 12302
Application ID: 4-4228-00242/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Rotterdam, Schenectady County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to rehabilitate the breastwall and floor of Lock E-8 on the Mohawk River, Town of Rotterdam, Schenectady County, New York.  Work will include installation of a groundwater seepage barrier; concrete resurfacing; gate refurbishment; grouting of leaks; sheetpiling; and placement of 130 cubic yards of concrete behind sheetpiling.  In addition, up to160 cubic yards of sediments will be removed from the lock chamber.
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 Jul 30 2004.
Contact: Patricia A Pinder
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals