Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 06/15/2005

Dutchess County

Applicant: Shamrock of Dutchess LLC
C/O Craig O Donnell
PO Box 255
Hughsonville, NY 12537 -0255
Facility: Shamrock Hills
Old Hopewell RD/CR 28
Wappipnger, NY
Application ID: 3-1356-00175/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Wappinger, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a sanitary sewer forcemain across a portion of State-designated Freshwater Wetland WF-6 (Class II) for the purposes of serving a new 63-lot residential subdivision to be known as Shamrock Hills.  The project site is a parcel of approximately 104 acres located on the north side of Olde Hopewell Road (Co. Rte. 28), approximately 1.9 miles east of the intersection with US Rte. 9.  The proposal involves crossing about 60 linear feet of the wetland and about 490 linear feet of the wetland 100-foot adjacent area for installation of the 8-inch diameter sewer forcemain.  In addition about  27,000 square feet of the wetland 100-foot adjacent area located within an existing utility corridor will be regraded for installation of sanitary and storm sewer lines.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
Wappinger Town Planning Board
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 Jul 15 2005.
Contact: Scott E Sheeley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County

Applicant: Palumbo Sand & Gravel Co Inc
Rt 22
Dover Plains, NY 12522
Facility: Plumway II Commercial Subdivision
East Side Hughson Rd, South of Maple Rd
Carmel, NY
Application ID: 3-3720-00336/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Carmel, Putnam County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to restore and landscape a portion of the 100 foot adjacent area (AA) of Freshwater Wetland LC-31 (Class: 3) formerly used as a contractors' storage yard in conjunction with construction of a 36,000 square foot warehouse on upland portions of an 11 + acre site. Temporary construction disturbance of the AA is also proposed. A detailed Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan has been prepared. The location is on the east side of Hughson Road south of the intersection with Maple Road.
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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
Carmel Town Planning Board
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 Jul 1 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: Camp E-MU-NAH Inc
824 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Facility: Camp E-MU-NAH
Route 52, North Side, Approx 2000 Ft E of Birchall Rd
Greenfield Park, NY
Application ID: 3-5156-00249/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Wawarsing, Ulster County
Project Description:
The applicant has requested a permit for an existing surface discharge of 21,000 gallons per day (gpd)(Outfall # 003) and an existing sub-surface discharge of 5,423 gpd (Outfall # 001) of treated sanitary wastewater from an existing summer bungalow colony known as Camp E-Mu-Nah, located on State Route 52, East of Greenfield Park.  Outfall # 003 is discharged to the West Branch of Beer Kill, Index # H-139-14-38-3-1, Class B(ts) during 3 months of the year.   

The applicant also proposes to construct 6 new bunk houses to add 120 more children to the summer camp.  This will require a new sub-surface discharge of 4,800 gpd (Outfall # 004).

The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time.  The application and draft permit, containing N.Y.S. DEC proposed effluent limits and monitoring requirements, are available for public inspection at the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, Region 3, New Paltz office.  As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify department approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought.

Please refer to this application by the application number listed above and SPDES number: NY0072222.
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 Jul 15 2005.
Contact: Ann M Brooks
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Westchester County

Applicant: Richard Knowlton
Facility: Knowlton Property
132 Finch Rd
North Salem, NY 10560
Application ID: 3-5540-00084/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: North Salem, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a cross country horse course, a horse trail and a paddock area with run-in shed within portions of the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated freshwater wetland L-39 on their property located on the New York - Connecticut border north of Finch Road, Town of North Salem, Westchester County.
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:
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 Jul 1 2005.
Contact: Barbara Rinaldi
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