Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 11/03/2004

Lewis County

Applicant: Town of New Bremen
R.D. 3
Lowville, NY 13367 -9803
Facility: Lyndaker Pit
Wagner Road
New Bremen, NY 13412
Application ID: 6-2344-00002/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to add 5 acres to a permitted 16 acre sand and gravel mine on a 161.5 acre parcel owned by Bradley Lyndaker, 7713 Wagner Road, Lowville, New York 13367.  The site is located east of Wagner Road, 500' south of Tillman Road, approximately 1 mile east of the hamlet of New Breman.
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 Dec 3 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

Applicant: Town of Watson
7316 No 4 Rd
Lowville, NY 13367
Facility: Chase Lake Outlet Spillway
Erie Canal RD|4.5 Miles South of Crystal Dale at Chase Lake Outlet
Watson, NY
Application ID: 6-2352-00059/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a 36" diameter CMP Culvert with a concrete box drop inlet water level control structure through the road base of the Erie Canal Road at the Chase Lake outlet.  An existing 60" culvert installed in the roadway in 2003 was found to be in sound condition and will act as a secondary spillway.  The project is designed to ensure highway integrity and for maintainance of traditional water levels in Chase Lake. The site is located approximately 4.5 miles south of Crystal Dale, 9 miles southeast of the Village of Lowville.
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 Nov 19 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

Oneida County

Applicant: Utica Cutlery Co
820 Noyes St
Utica, NY 13502 -5053
Facility: Utica Cutlery Co
820 Noyes St
Utica, NY 13502
Application ID: 6-3016-00061/00015
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
This Department has received a request to modify a permit and has drafted an Article 19
(Air Pollution Control) of the Environmental Conservation Law, an Air State Facility Permit, at the facility located at Utica Cutlery Company, 820 Noyes St., Utica, NY 13501.

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve the application of the Utivca Cutlery Company, a producer of metal cutlery and pocket knives.  The modification  to the State Facility Permit allows the removal of operations of emission units U-000J and U-000K, and the continues operation of Emission unit U-000P, which includes the converored degreasing of stainless steal flatware and metal and plastic parts for pocket knives in a closed loop system .  The facility has capped out of Title V Permitting requirements by tracking and restricting it's emissions of Hazardous Air Pollutants below individual emissions of 10 tons per year and cumulative emissions of 25 tons. The draft permit with conditions is available in the Region 6 NYS DEC offices in Watertown and Utica, New York.
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:
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 Dec 3 2004.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office BUILDING|317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Burton D Seymour Excavating
4825 St Rt 233
Westmoreland, NY 13490 -1307
Facility: Acee Property
Hunt Rd
Vernon, NY
Application ID: 6-3060-00039/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Oneida County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to operate a sand & gravel mine within a 23.9 acre life of mine boundary.  During the first 5-year permit term the area to be affected will be 9.8 acres. The project will include on-site processing of mineral products by a portable screening and crushing plant.
The mine is part of a 111.5 acre parcel owned by Marone Acee, P.O. Box 1633, Vernon, N.Y. 13476 and is located approximately 3 miles south of the Village of Vernon at the intersection of Burns Road and Hunt Road in the Town of Vernon.
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 Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Dec 3 2004.
Contact: Patrick M Clearey
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: Town of Lawrence
PO Box 160
North Lawrence, NY 12967 -0160
Facility: Town of Lawrence Sand Mine
Port Kent Road
North Lawrence, NY 12967
Application ID: 6-4048-00031/00002
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 a 5 acre life of mine, surface sand mine on a 60.2 acre parcel owned by Allen J.Tower, 2880 Main Street Hopkinton, New York 12965.  The site is located  300' south of Port Kent Road, 2,300' easterly of Sand Street, approximately 1 mile east of Nicholville. Sand will be used primarily for winter road sanding and Town road maintainance.  Excavation will be done with a front end loader and transported by Town dump trucks.  Extraction of approximately 3,000-4,000 tons per year over a 15 year period is anticipated.  Final reclamation will be to an open-space condition.  This Notice is a joint notice between the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the Adirondack Park Agency (APA).  A Commercial Sand and Gravel Extraction Permit - a Class B Regional Project pursuant to Section 810(2)(c)(12) of the Adirondack Park Agency Act is required.  The APA contact is Mr. Michael P. Hannon, P.O. Box 99, Route 86, Raybrook, New York 12977, phone number (518) 891-4050.   

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 Dec 3 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

Applicant: Town of Massena
Town Hall Room 1
60 Main St
Massena, NY 13662
Facility: Massena Town Beach
NYS Route 131
Louisville, NY
Application ID: 6-4052-00096/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this State Pollution Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit application to discharge up to 2500 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste water to the St. Lawrence River. The discharge is from an upgraded onsite treatment system which serves the concession stand and bath house at the Massena Town Beach in the Town of Massena, St. Lawrence County.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
New York Power Authority
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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Dec 3 2004.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
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