ENB - REGION 4 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Negative Declaration

Rensselaer County - The Town Board of the Town of Schodack, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed change to Highway Commercial Zone on Rt. 9 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the rezoning of approximately 63.6 acres of land located on the easterly side of Route 9 from Agricultural Residential District (RA) to Highway Commercial District (HC) by extending the existing Highway Commercial District boundary line. The project is located on the easterly side of Rt. 9 from Kingman Rd. to slightly north of Kids Lane.

Contact: Beth Knauf Secor, Town of Schodack, 1777 Columbia Tpke., Castleton, NY 12033, phone: (518) 477-7918.


County: Schoharie

Lead Agency: NYS DEC

Project Title: Site Preparation, Schoharie Reforestation Area #1, Stands A-18, 41

Project Location: Schoharie Reforestation Area #1, Stands A-18, 41, approximately 3 miles northwest of Jefferson, Town of Jefferson.

Project Description: The action involves an herbicide reduction of ferns, non-commercial tree species and undesirable low valued tree species to allow the regeneration of planted Norway Spruce and the natural regeneration of White Spruce. The action is to take place on a 13 acre site, presently occupied by stands of Red Pine and White Spruce. Impact on public health is minimal. Personnel will be equipped with safety equipment. Also, following label instructions for the application will minimize risk.

Contact Person: Robert D. Cross
NYS DEC
65561 State Highway 10
Suite 1
Stamford, NY 12167-9503
Phone Number: (607) 652-7365