Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 02/09/2005

Dutchess County

Applicant: Pawling Commons LLC
8 John Walsh Blvd
Peekskill, NY 10566
Facility: Pawling Park
NYS Route 22
Pawling, NY
Application ID: 3-1340-00199/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Pawling, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a commercial building and parking area in proximity to DEC regulated freshwater wetland PL-15 with 2 stormwater basins to be located within the 100 foot wetland adjacent area.
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:
Pawling Town Planning Board
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 Mar 4 2005.
Contact: Barbara Rinaldi
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Orange County

Applicant: Horizon Mote Inc
5180 Route 9W
Newburgh, NY 12550
Facility: Balmville Motel
5180 Rt 9W
Newburgh, NY 12550
Application ID: 3-3346-00355/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Newburgh, Orange County
Project Description:
    The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has received an application to re-issue/re-new  the following pre-existing EPA minor Private/Commercial/Institutional State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (P/C/I SPDES) permit.  DEC has made a tentative determination to re-issue/re-new this pre-existing permit for a five year term maintaining current effluent limitations and monitoring and reporting requirements.  This permit involves the surface discharge through a septic tank and sand filter of up to 3,300 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to a tributary of the Hudson River.
    Additional information on this permit may be requested from or inspected at the NYSDEC Central Office in Albany.  Substantive comments must be submitted in writing to the contact person.  
    SPDES #:  NY 009 8051        
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 Mar 11 2005.
Contact: Andrea L Sheeran
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County

Applicant: Anthony Bonavenia
Facility: New England Equine Practice
2933 Route 22
Patterson, NY
Application ID: 3-3724-00208/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Patterson, Putnam County
Project Description:
          Bradley Cook, LLC,  has applied for Freshwater Wetland and SPDES permits to construct the New England Equine Practice facility, which includes a proposed 27,120 square foot horse veterinarian building, on a 31-acre parcel of land at 2933 Rt 22, in the Town of Patterson, across from the Big Birch Ski Area. As part of this construction, the applicant would create a 1.1 acre stormwater detention pond within the 100-foot wide adjacent area of state regulated Freshwater Wetland #DP-22, a Class 1 wetland, and various other features such as driveways and parking areas.  Mitigation for construction in the wetland adjacent area includes restoration of about 0.14 acres of previously filled wetland on this property.  Disturbance of the wetland itself  would be prohibited.
      The applicant also applied for a SPDES General Permit for a Subsurface Discharge of up to 1,400 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastes through an on-site septic tank and leachfield.  The Department has reviewed and accepted a Stormwater SPDES Pollution Prevention Plan (PPP) to control stormwater on this site during and after construction.
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:
Patterson Town Planning Board
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 Feb 25 2005.
Contact: Michael D Merriman
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Art Sackler
Facility: Islandia Farm
Hickory Ridge Rd
Southeast, NY 10509
Application ID: 3-3730-00249/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Southeast, Putnam County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct an Equestrian Center with, a 50 horse capacity, main barn, indoor arena, outdoor riding ring, pastures, paddocks, run-in sheds and an apartment on 28 acres.  The proposed access road for this facility will be approximately 3,000 feet long by 25 feet wide of this, approximately 1,300 linear feet are proposed within the 100 foot Adjacent Area of Freshwater Wetland BR-28, Class III.  An existing turn-around area will be removed and a 40 by 100 foot area for a new turn-around is proposed within the Adjacent Area.  The applicant has also applied for coverage under the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) General Permit (GP-95-01) for a subsurface discharge of 1,350 gallons per day.  The project is located on the south side of Ridgebury Road approximately 500 feet east of Dingle Ridge Road.                                 
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:
Southeast Town Planning Board
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 Feb 25 2005.
Contact: Ann M Brooks
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Sullivan County

Applicant: Jeffrey R Esposito
Facility: Esposito Property
Espo's Path
Highland, NY
Application ID: 3-4834-00103/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Highland, Sullivan County
Project Description:
Tha applicant proposes to construct a 4 ft x 400 ft catwalk with a 4 ft x 12 ft deck as an access to Highland Lake.  The project is adjacent to and within Freshwater Wetland HL-50 (Class II) on the west side of Highland Lake, east of Hartung Road.
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 Mar 4 2005.
Contact: Barbara Rinaldi
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Ulster County

Applicant: Mount Saint Alphonsus Seminary
PO Box 219
Esopus, NY 12429 -0219
Facility: Mount Saint Alphonsus Seminary
Rt 9W
Esopus, NY 12429
Application ID: 3-5122-00030/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Esopus, Ulster County
Project Description:
    The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has received an application to re-issue/re-new  the following pre-existing EPA minor Private/Commercial/Institutional State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (P/C/I SPDES) permit.  DEC has made a tentative determination to re-issue/re-new this pre-existing permit for a five year term maintaining current effluent limitations and monitoring and reporting requirements.  This permit involves the surface discharge through a sand filter of up to 13,000 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to the Hudson River.
    Additional information on this permit may be requested from or inspected at the NYSDEC Central Office in Albany.  Substantive comments must be submitted in writing to the contact person.  To be called substantive, 6 NYCRR Part 621.7 requires public comments "explain the basis of opposition and explain specific grounds..." for opposition.
    SPDES #:  NY 014 8873

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 Mar 11 2005.
Contact: Andrea L Sheeran
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals