Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 08/04/2004

Albany County

Applicant: Dominion Transmission Inc
445 West Main St
Clarksburg, WV 26302 -2450
Facility: Pipeline Row
Pipeliine Row Between Vly Rd & Sand Creek Rd
Colonie, NY
Application ID: 4-0126-00587/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Colonie, Albany County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a maintenance project for an existing pipeline to restore the necessary protective cover over selected areas. The work will involve temporary disturbance of two or three separate freshwater wetland areas measuring 20 - 50 feet in length by a maximum width of 50 feet.   
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:
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 Aug 20 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

Applicant: K & C Excavation Inc
1685 Western Ave
Albany, NY 12203
Facility: Charles Desch Pit
Becker Rd
Guilderland, NY 12084
Application ID: 4-0130-00073/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Guilderland, Albany County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to operate a 10.28 acre life of mine unconsolidated sand and gravel mine.  The applicant proposes to disturb 4.8 acres during the initial permit term. Excavation will be done by mechanical equipment, such as a front end loader. Processing at the site will include a portable screen.  Reclamation of the site will return the area to its previous use of forestry and agriculture.  The mine is located 300 feet west of the intersection of NYS Route 158 and Becker 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 Sep 3 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

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Petroleum Fuel & Terminal Co
8182 Maryland Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63105 -3786
Facility: Petroleum Fuel & Terminal CO-RENSSELAER
54 Riverside Ave Box 112
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Application ID: 4-3814-00003/00014
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Rensselaer, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The Department has received a Title V renewal application from the Petroleum Fuel and Terminal Company Rensselaer Terminal  located at 54 Riverside Ave., City of Troy, Rensselaer County.  The facility owner is the Petroleum Fuel and Terminal Company located at 8182 Maryland Ave, St. Louis, MO 631053786.  This facility is a bulk gasoline and fuel oil storage and distribution facility.  The facility has large above ground gasoline and fuel oil storage tanks. The facility has a gasoline tanker truck loading rack from which emissions are controlled by a flare.  The applicant has proposed restricting the potential to emit of these emission sources through enforceable permit conditions which will limit or cap emissions at a level which is less than 10 tons per year for each individual Hazardous Air Pollutant (HAP) and less than 25 tons per year for the total of all HAPsthe applicability threshold for 40CFR63, subpart R, the National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) for gasoline distribution facilities.  By accepting these state and federally enforceable limits, the facility will not be subject to this particular regulation.  The applicant has agreed to permit conditions which will limit emissions of HAPs by restricting the annual facility throughput of gasoline and fuel oils. The permittee will be required to maintain records and report this data to verify compliance with permit conditions and limits.  Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative below.  It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.  DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DECís determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.  If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.  The applicant and all persons who have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.  An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.  A copy of the Departmentís permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Departmentís web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm.  The application ID number 4381400003/00014 is available for review at the Region 4 office.  The contact person is Nancy Adams.  Comments will be received for 30 days from the date of this notice.  If comments are received which raise significant issues or provide additional relevant information, the Department may modify the Draft Title V Renewal Facility Permit.  In accordance with NYCRR Parts 621.5 (d) and 2016.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with the applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or NYCRR Part 201.
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:
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 Sep 3 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: Town of Petersburg
Twn Hall Rt 2
Petersburg, NY 12138
Facility: Petersburg - T Wtr Dist
Route 2 Depot Rd
Petersburg, NY 12138
Application ID: 4-3834-00003/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Petersburg, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The Town of Petersburg proposes to install two new water supply wells at the existing Route 2 Well Field, and decommission two existing wells.  Well #3 would be utilized as an emergency backup only.  The total proposed water supply would be 106,560 gallons per day.   The project is located at the existing Town of Petersburg Well Field, located on Route 2, west of the Village of Petersburg, 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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
Petersburgh Town Board
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 20 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

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals