Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 05/04/2005

Multiple Counties

Applicant: U S Dept of the Army
The Pentagon
Washington, DC 20310
Facility: U S Army Hudson River Maintenance Dredg
Rensselaer to Region 3
Rensselaer to Region 3, NY
Application ID: 4-9904-00001/00011
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Rensselaer, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to conduct maintenance dredging of federal navigation channels in the Hudson River at Coeymans (RM 132) and Kingston (RM 92) and the Esopus Creek at Saugerties Harbor (RM 101).  Dredged material will be disposed of at a federally-owned site on Houghtaling Island, Town of New Baltimore, Greene County, New York. Approximately 53,000 cubic yards of material will be dredged from the Hudson River sites and 34,000 cubic yards of material will be dredged from Esopus Creek.
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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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: William J Clarke
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals