ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

Applicant: Mary Parent

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891–4050, ext. 207

Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry

Project Number: 2005-210

Project Title: Mary Parent

Location: Broad Street, Village and Town of Tupper Lake, Franklin County

Comment Period Ends: October 27, 2005

Project Description: The action involves the subdivision of 26.3 acres into five lots, each containing wetlands. The project site is currently vacant. One single family dwelling is proposed for each lot which will be served by municipal water and sewer. No wetlands will be filled or impacted by the project as proposed. A sixth lot (2.2 acres in size) contains no wetlands and is not subject to Agency review jurisdiction.


Applicant: Camp Normandie
Normandie Road
Westport, NY 12993

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891–4050, ext. 207

Contact: Colleen C. Parker

Project Number: 2003-223

Project Title: Camp Normandie

Location: Normandie Road (Furnace Point Lane)
Town of Westport, Essex County
Tax designation 66.2-2-20.002

Comment Period Ends: October 27, 2005

Project Description: The action involves the proposed change in use of a preexisting group camp (children’s camp) to a tourist accommodation, including change in use of the preexisting dining hall to a public restaurant. Interior renovations and improvements to the preexisting cabins are proposed, including the removal of bunk beds and replacement with double beds and improvements to the bathroom/shower facilities. The preexisting on-site wastewater treatment system will be replaced and improved and the existing leach field, which is currently located within 100 feet of the mean high water mark, will be relocated to an area more than 800 feet from the mean high water mark. A new/expanded parking area is proposed. No expansion of the preexisting structures on the project site will occur; only interior renovations and change in use of the structures is proposed. The maximum occupancy of the tourist accommodation will be less than that of the preexisting (children’s) group camp due to removal of beds and other interior renovations.


Applicant: Susan Cronin

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891–4050, ext. 207

Contact: Michael P. Hannon

Project Number: 2005-243

Project Title: Susan Cronin

Location: Intersection NYS Route 86 and Rainbow Lake Road, Town of Brighton, Franklin County

Comment Period Ends: October 27, 2005

Project Description: The project involves the subdivision of a 5.57± parcel into two lots. Lot 1 will be a 1.63± acre parcel (.3arces are within the right of way of the road). Lot 2 will be vacant 3.94± acre parcel. Lot 1 will contain an existing commercial use structure, a 20’ x 50 ‘ diner, located on the corner of NYS Route 86 and Rainbow Lake Road. The diner was previously approved by Agency Permit 90-517 issued September 18, 1992. The permit was never recorded in the Franklin County Clerks Office and is void. The project sponsor seeks a valid permit in order to convey Lot 1 with the diner.


Applicant: Kim Van Evera

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891–4050, ext. 207

Contact: Suzanne B. McSherry

Project Number: 2005-269

Project Title: Kim Van Evera

Location: Rhinehart Road, Bleeker, NY 12078

Comment Period Ends: November 3, 2005

Project Description: The action involves establishment of a tourist accommodation and guide service, after-the-fact. Construction of rustic shelters to house a maximum of 22 overnight guests with an average occupancy of 15 guest per month. Structures are two 16 foot diameter yurts, one 30 foot diameter yurt, a tree house and two lean-tos served by pit privys. No expansion to the pre-existing single family dwelling which is served by a drilled well and conventional on-site wastewater treatment system is proposed.


Negative Declaration

Saratoga County - The Board of Education of the Schuylerville Central School District, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed the acquisition and development of certain real property will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves (A) the acquisition by eminent domain or purchase of an interest in certain real property located at Route 4 and Route 32 in the Town of Schuylerville, New York and consisting of (1) a parcel of land approximately .8 acre in size and commonly referred to as "the Breeze railroad bed", (2) a parcel of land approximately 1.5 acres in size and commonly referred to as "the Liapes railroad bed", (3) a parcel of land approximately 22 acres in size and commonly referred to as the "Doyle property", (4) a parcel of land approximately 22 acres in size and commonly referred to as "the Saratoga Apple land" , and (5) a parcel of land approximately 1 acre in size and commonly referred to as "the Peck land" (collectively, "the Property") and (B) various improvements upon the Property and existing District facilities, including an approximately 30,000 square foot addition to the existing elementary school, potential additions to the existing high school, interior renovations to the existing elementary and high school buildings, the creation of additional parking areas, the creation of an access road to the existing campus from State Route 4, the creation of a new playground area, the development of up to four (4) athletic fields with associated lighting and bleachers, and a stormwater retention pond.

Contact: Leon Reed, Schuylerville Central School District, 14-18 Spring Street, Schuylerville, New York 12871, phone: (518) 695-3255.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Final EIS

County: Hamilton and Fulton

Lead Agency: NYS DEC

Project Title: Shaker Mountain Wild Forest and Northville Boat Lauch Unit Management Plan/Final Environmental Impact Statement (UMP/FEIS)

Contact Person: Thomas Kapelewski
NYS DEC
PO Box 1316
Northville, NY 12134
Phone: (518) 863-4545 ext. 3005

Project Location: Shaker Mountain Wild Forest is located east of NYS Route 10 and Ferris Lake Wild Forest, south of Silver Lake Wilderness, west of the Great Sacandaga Lake and north of the Adirondack Park "blue line" boundary in the Towns of Northhampton, Mayfield, Bleecker, Caroga and Benson.

Project Description: The action involves improving recreational opportunities for people with mobility impairments, including the rehabilitation of three short roads to allow ATV access under permit for hunting, camping and fishing; constructing new parking areas and foot trails; relocating part of the Northville-Placid Trail from the highway to Forest Preserve land; constructing lean-tos at West Stony Creek and Holmes Lake; preserving the Kane Mountain Fire Tower and observer cabin to facilitate educational efforts; adopting various measures to manage pubic use at the end of Pine Lake Road, including special regulations; facilitating snowmobile access between local communities and; upgrading the Northville Boat Launch.