Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 05/04/2005

Orange County

Applicant: NYS Dept of Transportation
50 Wolf Rd
Albany, NY 12232
Facility: Stewart Airport Access
Route I-84 & Drury Lane
Montgomery, NY
Application ID: 3-3399-00032/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Newburgh, Orange County
Project Description:
The applicant requests modifications of a permit issued in 2002 to fill 5.35 acres of Freshwater Wetlands CO-1, CO2, WD-26 & WD-27 in conjunction with construction of the new Stewart Airport Access Road.  These proposed modifications include a reduction of wetland fill by approximately 3/4 acre (by eliminating wetland fill west of Drury Lane) and re-configuration of an 11.3 acre wetland mitigation project on Barron Road within Stewart State Forest land to avoid a protected plant species of special concern in NYS State, purple milkweed.  The access road location extends east from Drury Lane approximately one mile south of I-84.  A revised detailed Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan has been prepared.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Dept of Transportation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 May 19 2005.
Contact: Lawrence G Biegel
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: John Gledhill
Facility: Gledhill Property
Sinsabaugh Rd
Pine Bush, NY
Application ID: 3-5152-00104/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Shawangunk, Ulster County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to upgrade and pave an existing driveway crossing the 100 foot adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland N-24 (Class: 2) in conjunction with conversion to a common drive to serve 2 houses on 44 +/- acres. A detailed Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan has been prepared. The location is  on the east side of Sinsibaugh Road approximately one mile north of the intersection with NYS Route 52.
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 May 20 2005.
Contact: Lawrence G Biegel
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals