Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 10/06/2004

Jefferson County

Applicant: Town of Champion
10 North Broad St
Carthage, NY 13619
Facility: CHAMPION/T - Whitaker Pit
Off Hall Road
Carthage, NY 13618
Application ID: 6-2230-00025/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to add 9 acres to an existing permitted 30.2 acre sand and gravel mine, located approximately 14 miles east of Watertown, one mile west of Champion Huddle and 1,000' north of Hall Road.  The additional acreage will provide sand material for winter road sanding.  The site is located on a 99.2 acre parcel controlled by the applicant.
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 Nov 5 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

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals