Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 11/30/2005

Saratoga County

Applicant: Bedminster Saratoga LLC
615 Main St
Corinth, NY 12822
Facility: Bedminster Saratoga LLC
615 Main St
Corinth, NY 12822
Application ID: 5-4126-00114/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Corinth, Saratoga County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a waste materials processing facility at 615 Main St. that will process 100 tons per day of municipal wastewater treatment plant biosolids and 100 tons per day of municipal solid waste to produce 97 tons per day of compost material. Processing will occur in an existing building that contains biosolids digesters and a new 94,500 sq. ft. building that will house a rotary drum digester. All processed material will be stored indoors during the 55 day composting process and the air from the building will pass through a biofilter containing wood chips prior to being exhausted. Non-processable solid waste will be sorted and disposed of at a permitted solid waste facility. The final product will be used as an agricultural soil amendment. The Department has prepared a draft Air State Facility permit for the emissions from the facility and a Solid Waste Management Facility permit will also be required.
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:
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 Dec 16 2005.
Contact: Walter L Haynes
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Hudson St Ext
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Wilton
22 Traver Rd
Gansevoort, NY 12831 -9127
Facility: Wilton Water and Sewer Authority
20 Traver Rd
Gansevoort, NY 12866
Application ID: 5-4156-00033/00037
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Wilton, Saratoga County
Project Description:
Proposed construction of an equipment storage facility in the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland C-40 (Class I).  The 50 foot by 50 foot storage building and associated entrance road, parking area, and stormwater basin will disturb 0.64 acre of wetland adjacent area. No impact to the actual wetland will occur.  The project is located on the west side of Northern Pines Road, opposite Lonesome Pine Trail, Town of Wilton.

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:
Wilton Water and Sewer Authority
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 Dec 16 2005.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Hudson St Ext
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Washington County

Applicant: Whitehall Ctl Sch Dist
Buckley Rd
Whitehall, NY 12887
Facility: Whitehall Central School
87 Buckley Rd
Whitehall, NY 12887
Application ID: 5-5352-00005/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Whitehall, Washington County
Project Description:
    The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has received an application to
re-issue/re-new  the following pre-existing Private/Commercial/Institutional State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (P/C/I SPDES) permit.  DEC has made a tentative determination to re-issue/re-new this pre-existing permit for a five year term with updated regulatory requirements and maintaining current effluent limitations and monitoring and reporting requirements.  This permit involves the surface discharge through a sand filter of up to 14,000 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to Mud Creek.
    Additional information on this permit may be requested from or inspected at the NYSDEC Central Office in Albany.  Substantive comments must be submitted in writing to the contact person.  To be called substantive, 6 NYCRR Part 621.7 requires public comments "explain the basis of opposition and explain specific grounds..." for opposition.
    SPDES #:  NY 013 1334
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 Dec 30 2005.
Contact: Andrea Sheeran Glick
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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