Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 07/14/2004

Oneida County

Applicant: Joseph Michael
Facility: Michael Property
2126 Lake Shore Drive
North Bay, NY 13123
Application ID: 6-3064-00073/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
stabilize approximately 112 ft. of west bank of Murray Brook using a combination of heavy rock rip-rap and precast concrete blocks
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 Jul 30 2004.
Contact: J Joseph Homburger
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica SUB-OFFICE
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501
(315)793-2555
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County

Applicant: James E Sheehan
Facility: South Raquette Mine
County Road 46
Massena, NY 13662
Application ID: 6-4058-00093/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop and operate an 11.6 acre surface clay mine   within a 164.1 acre parcel south of County Route 46.  The project site is the applicants property located 600 feet southeasterly County Route 46, approximately 2,000 feet southwesterly of the intersection of County Route 46 and Carey Road, Town of Massena, St. Lawrence County.  The mine is intended to operate as a surface extraction of less than 10 feet of clay which underlies the topsoil at the site.  Mining is not proposed to take place below the local water table.  Excavation will be done by mechanical equipment, such as a front end loader.  Mining is proposed to remove approximately 15,000 - 20,000 tons-per-year of clay over the estimated 5 year operational life of the mine. Material will be stockpiled as unprocessed material or trucked directly off site for landfill cover at a nearby location.  Any on site processing that takes be screening operations and will occur at rates for the screen not exceeding 150 tons-per-hour (TPH).  Final reclamation will restore the site to a 11.6 acre open vegetated meadow.  Reclamation will include the replacement of stockpiled topsoil, and re-seeding with an approved USDA SCS seed mixture.  The reviewed life-of-mine area is 11.6 (LOM) acres.
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 Aug 13 2004.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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