Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 02/16/2005

Jefferson County

Applicant: Rural Hill Sand & Gravel
10262 County Rte 79
Henderson, NY 13650
Facility: Rural Hill Sand & Gravel Pit
Box 128
Belleville, NY 13611
Application ID: 6-2236-00004/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to expand a permitted 32 acre stone quarry for a new life of mine of 59 acres.  The site lies in the Towns of Henderson and Ellisburg, east of the intersection of County Route 78 and Lane Road, approximately 2.5 miles south of Henderson.  The expansion area will run easterly from the present mine boundary, away from County Route 78.  Mine depth would mirror the present mine depth of approximately 50'.
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 Mar 18 2005.
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

Lewis County

Applicant: Tug Hill Construction Inc
870 Arsenal St
Watertown, NY 13601
Facility: Widrick Shale Pit
O'brien RD|1900' East of Cr 25, 500' West of O'brien Rd,
Harrisburg, NY
Application ID: 6-2328-00015/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Lewis County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop a new 4.9 acre shale mine on a 187 acre parcel owned by Harlan and Rebbecca Widrick, Route 1, Lowville, New York 13367, located 500' southwest of O'Brien Road, between the intersections with Cobb and Moody Roads, approximately1.7 miles west of the Hamlet of Harrisburg.  It is anticipated that the material will be utilized in support of the Flat Rock Wind Power Project, scheduled for construction in 2005 and 2006.  Blasting may take place, as needed.  Material will be utilized as bank run or processed through a portable dry processing plant.
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 18 2005.
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