Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 01/18/2006

Franklin County

Applicant: Brandon LLC
370 Brandon Rd
Paul Smiths, NY 12970
Facility: Brandon LLC - Blue Mtn Rd Pit
North Side of Blue Mtn Rd, Approx 8 Miles West of Rt 30 Intersection
Paul Smiths, NY 12970
Application ID: 5-1652-00151/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Santa Clara, Franklin County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes operation of a sand and gravel pit at an existing site.  The two acre life of mine area is part of a 500 acre parcel of land owned by the applicant, and is located on the north side of Blue Mountain Road, approximately 8 miles west of NYS Route 30.  Operations will occur over five years and the main disturbance will be removal of material from stockpiles, with periodic onsite crushing and screening.  Upon completion of mining, the site will be completely reclaimed to natural vegetation.
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 Feb 17 2006.
Contact: Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 NYS Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Saratoga County

Applicant: International Paper Co
International Paper Plaza
400 Atlantic St
Stamford, CT 06921
Facility: International Paper Hudson River Mill
15 Pine St
Corinth, NY 12822
Application ID: 5-4126-00007/00044
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Corinth, Saratoga County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve emission reduction credits(ERC's) that are the result of the shutdown and permit surrender of the Air Title V facility permit at the International Paper Hudson River Mill. The Department intends to certify 161.2 tons of Oxides of Nitrogen(NOx) and 32.1 tons of Volatile Organic Compounds(VOC's) of ERC's. The ERC request and supporting documentation are available for review at the NYSDEC Region 5 Suboffice at 232 Hudson St., Warrensburg, NY 12885.
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 Feb 17 2006.
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

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals