Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 08/17/2005

Dutchess County

Applicant: Douglas Nieters
Facility: Nieters Property
Van Wagner & Bower Rds
Poughkeepsie, NY
Application ID: 3-1346-00278/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to fill 0.096 acres of Freshwater Wetland PV-2 (Class: 2) for construction of a new road serving the subdivision of 143 acres into 11 building lots. As mitigation, on-site creation of 0.52 acres of wetland is proposed. A detailed Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan has been prepared. The location is south of the intersection of Bower and Van Wagner 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:
Poughkeepsie 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 Sep 2 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: NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
Facility: Black Creek Small Boat Access
New Paltz Rd at Black Creek
Lloyd, NY
Application ID: 3-5132-00147/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Lloyd, Ulster County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct an 18 foot by 100 foot gravel fisherman's access parking lot in Freshwater Wetland PO-1 (Class: 2) along with two 6-foot wide gravel walking paths to Black Creek. The location is on the south side of New Paltz Road where it crosses the Creek.
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:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Sep 2 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

Westchester County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: Uv Disinfection at Eastview
CATSKILL/DELEWARE Water Supply System
Mount PLEASANT/GREENBURG, NY
Application ID: 3-5599-00058/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Mount Pleasant, Westchester County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct drainage improvements, including various stormwater Best Management Practices (BMPs) and two stormwater detention basins which will discharge to the Mine Brook (Class C), in conjunction with the construction of an ultra-violet (UV) light disinfection facility on a 149-acre parcel, the “Eastview” site. Proposed work also entails construction of a bridge across Mine Brook in order to access the eastern portion of the site. The plant, the Catskill/Delaware Ultraviolet Light Disinfection Facility, will be constructed mainly below grade and is designed to disinfect potable water via UV light up to a maximum flow of 2,020 million gallons per day (MGD), with an average flow of 1,310 MGD.  The UV facility, when completed, will become part of on-going drinking water supply operations for the City of New York. The project will fill approximately 3.1-acres of federally regulated wetland. Approximately 7.5-acres of new wetland will be constructed on the project site as mitigation, and an additional 5.5-acres of new wetland will be constructed at an off site location. The project is located to the north and south of NYS Route 100C, approximately 1000 feet east of New Saw Mill River Road (NYS Route 9A) in the Town of Mount Pleasant and the Town of Greenburgh, Westchester County. A stormwater management plan has been prepared and is available for review.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
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 Sep 1 2005.
Contact: R Scott Ballard
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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