Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 12/28/2005

Greene County

Applicant: Windham Hollow Acres Inc
83 Lawrence St
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Facility: Windham Hollow Acres Inc Property
769 Co Rte 21
Windham, NY 12496
Application ID: 4-1946-00130/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Windham, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a house, driveway and leach field, partially in the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland # H-1
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 Jan 13 2006.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Montgomery County

Applicant: Power Pallet Inc
4715 St Hwy 30
Amsterdam, NY 12010 -5148
Facility: Power Pallet Inc
4715 St Hwy 30
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Application ID: 4-2720-00022/02001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Amsterdam, Montgomery County
Project Description:
Mohawk Valley Bedding Co., to be located at the Power Pallet facility on State Highway 30 in the Town of Amsterdam, Montgomery County, has proposed to conduct a 180 day research and development project which will require a Solid Waste Management Facility permit.  The project will involve the acceptance of up to 200 tons per day of paper mill sludge and the blending of this material with agricultural lime and wood chips from the Power Pallet operations to produce animal bedding for use by local dairy and horse farms. The applicant had previously proposed this operation to be conducted at the Cytech Hardwoods facility, but that application has been withdrawn.
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:
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 Jan 13 2006.
Contact: James J Eldred
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schoharie County

Applicant: Town of Esperance
PO Box 226
Esperance, NY 12066 -0226
Facility: Central Bridge Sewer Dist WWTP
NYS Route 30A|OPPOSITE South Main St Interesection
Central Bridge, NY
Application ID: 4-4330-00035/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Esperance, Schoharie County
Project Description:
The Department has recieved a complete application for and has proposed a Draft SPDES permit for a 100,000 gpd discharge from a proposed  wastewater treatment plant to serve the Village of Central Bridge.   Effluent limitations were taken from a Waste Assimilative Capacity analysis performed by the Division of Water.  Intermittent stream effluent limits have been applied.   The discharge will be directed to the Cobleskill Creek (H-240-82-63) a class C steam.

    The proposed treatment includes manually cleaned bar screen prior to a sequencing batch reactor (SBR) activated sludge process.  SBR decant goes to an equalization tank then pumped to an ultraviolet light unit for disinfection.
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:
Esperance Town 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 an impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. The department must consult further with OPRHP before making a final decision regarding the issuance of the permit.
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 Jan 27 2006.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals