Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/16/2005

Albany County

Applicant: Erie Boulevard Hydropower LP
225 Greenfield Parkway
Suite 201
Liverpool, NY 13088
Facility: School Street Hydroelectric Project
Mohawk River at School St
Cohoes, NY
Application ID: 4-0103-00027/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Cohoes, Albany County
Project Description:
This is a renotice of the complete application for the School Street hydro facility of March 9, 2005.  Please note the change in the comment deadline to April 6, 2005. The link to the hearing notice has also been modified.

Erie Boulevard Hydropower, LP has requested a Section 401 Water Quality Certification (WQC) for its exisitng 38.8 MW School Street hydro facility on the Mohawk River.  The WQC is required as a prerequsite to relicensing by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).

Details regarding the draft WQC and the hearing on the certificate can be found at

http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/notices/schoolstreet.html


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 Apr 6 2005.
Contact: Christopher M Hogan
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County

Applicant: Linda Holding Corp
Hc 21 Floyd Hawver Rd
Round Top, NY 12473 -0058
Facility: Linda Holding Corp
Floyd Howver & Maple Lawn Rds
Roundtop, NY 12473
Application ID: 4-1999-00019/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Cairo, Greene 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 authorizes a treatment system that is capable of a surface discharge through a sand filter of a maximum of 2,600 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to a the Kiskatom Brook.
    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 006 4963
                    
                                
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 Apr 15 2005.
Contact: Andrea L Sheeran
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals