Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 05/18/2005

Herkimer County

Applicant: Ferdula Gravel Products Inc
300 S Litchfield St
Frankfort, NY 13340 -1231
Facility: Ilion Gorge Pit
NYS Rt 51
Litchfield, NY
Application ID: 6-2132-00028/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Herkimer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to operate a sand & gravel mine on a 49.8 acre parcel under his ownership. The project involves a 9.0 acre life of mine boundary of which 4.6 acres of land will be affected during the 5-year permit term. Authorization of this activity will include the on-site processing of mining products. The proposed mine will be located 1000' east of NYS Route 51 & approximately 800' north of the intersection with Norton Road and Route 51 in the Town of Litchfield.
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 Jun 17 2005.
Contact: Patrick M Clearey
NYSDEC Region 6 Utica SUB-OFFICE
State Office Bldg - 207 Genesee St
Utica, NY 13501
(315)793-2555
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals