ENB - REGION 5 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Adirondack Park Agency Completed Applications

Applicant: Carol J. Slifka and Claudia J. Wein
c/o William Slifka
5138 State Route 29A
Stratford, NY 13470

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 8914050

Contact: John L. Quinn

Project Number: 2004-242

Project Title: Slifka and Wein Subdivision

Location: West Shore Road in the Town of Stratford

Comment Period Ends: 2/16/06

Project Description: The action involves a 16-lot non-residential subdivision of land on the west side of West Shore Road. Proposed lots, which will range from 0.1 acre to 0.7 acre in size, are to be conveyed to adjoining landowners on the east side of West Shore Road, opposite the project site. While no residences are to be allowed on the proposed lots, construction of accessory structures such as residential garages and vehicle parking and other storage will be allowed.


Applicant: Peckham Materials Corporation
Attn.: Robert Yaremko
20 Haarlem Avenue
White Plains, NY 10603

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 8914050

Contact: John L. Quinn

Project Number: 2005-149

Project Title: Peckham Materials Corporation

Location: west side of U.S. Route 9 in the Town of Chester

Comment Period Ends: 2/16/06

Project Description: The action involves the further expansion of a previously approved expanded commercial sand and gravel extraction and mineral extraction (quarry). The Life of Mine area of the previously approved extractions totaled approximately 132.77 acres. This area is to be expanded by an additional 49.83 acres to a total of 182.6 acres during its projected 56-year Life of Mine period. The expansion will occur between U.S. Route 9 and the west-most Niagara Mohawk power line that traverses the project site. Total reserves are estimated to be 68 million cubic tons yards of sand, gravel and rock materials. No changes are proposed to current production rates, trucking, hours, days and seasons of operation or processing which are: (i) an average of 210,000 cubic yards (maximum 900,000 cubic yards) of material extracted annually, (ii) truck traffic averages 102 loaded trips per day (maximum 419 loaded trips per day), (iii) normal operations are during all seasons except for the winter months from Monday through Saturday, and (iv) daily hours of operation are variable depending upon the activity with some activities starting as early as 4:00 a.m. and continuing until 6:00 p.m. (blasting only occurs between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.). The project also requires a mining permit from the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.


Applicant: Robert F. Smith and Barbara Smith

Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 8914050

Contact: Thomas Saehrig

Project Number: 2005-281

Project Title: Robert F. Smith and Barbara Smith

Location: Chazy Lake Road (a.k.a. County Route 29)

Comment Period Ends: February 9, 2006

Project Description: The project consists of a four-lot residential subdivision involving wetlands creating a 2.08 acre lot, a 4.1 acre lot, a 1.3 acre lot and a 3.0 acre lot. Three of the lots will have shoreline on Chazy Lake and the fourth lot will have a twenty five foot wide easement to the lake. Access to the lots will be from Chazy Lake Road. A single family dwelling and detached garage served by an individual on-site wastewater treatment system and well will be constructed on each lot in the future.


Negative Declaration

Washington County - The Village of Whitehall, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Village of Whitehall Water System Improvements will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves reservoir improvements, transmission main replacement, new water treatment plant, chlorine contact tank, distribution system improvements, water storage tank repair, water meter replacements. The project is located on Pine Lake, reservoir in (T) Dresden; Routes 4 and 22, (V) and (T) Whitehall.

Contact: Fred W. Hardt, 1 Saunders St., PO Box 207, Whitehall, NY 12887, phone: (518) 499-0871, fax: (518) 499-1120.


Washington County - The Town of Hampton Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Hampton Holdings Industrial Park will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the review of a proposed industrial park on land in the Empire Zone in the Town of Hampton. Improvements include a railroad loading yard, and buildings for lease for commercial use, together with necessary appurtenant improvements. The project is located off Golf Course Road in the Town of Hampton, Washington County.

Contact: Bonnie Hawley, Town of Hampton Planning Board, 2629 State Route 22A, Hampton, NY 12857, phone: (518) 282-9830.


Washington County - The Easton Town Planning Board as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Snell minor subdivision # 2-06 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a lot line change of two properties. The project is located on the west side of grove road in an hitoric hamlet and in Washington County AG District #3 and Town of Easton Critical Environmental Area #1.

Contact: Joe Finan, Easton Town Planning Board at 1071 State Rte. 40, Greenwich, NY 12834, phone: (518) 692-2678, fax: (518) 692-0212.


Washington County - The Easton Town Planning Board as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Easton Properties, LLC minor subdivision #1-06 will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves subdivising a commercial lot to create an additional lot for commercial business. The project is located on the north side of NYS Rte 29 at intersection with NYS Rte 40 south and is adjacent to the Town of Easton Critical Environmental Area #1.

Contact: Joe Finan, Easton Town Planning Board at 1071 State Rte. 40, Greenwich, NY 12834, phone: (518) 692-2678, fax: (518) 692-0212.


Notice Of Acceptance Of Draft EIS And Public Hearing

Saratoga County - Saratoga County, as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Round Lake Bypass. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on February 13, 2006 at 6:30 p.m. at the Town Hall in the Village of Round Lake. Comment period ends February 27, 2006. The action involves the construction of a new 2.5 km (1.6 miles) roadway with two 3.6 m (12 ft) wide travel lanes and two 2.4 m (8.0 ft) wide shoulders. Three small culverts will be utilized to cross unnamed tributaries in the project area and a bridge will be utilized to cross Ballston Creek. The project is located between I-87 exit 11 and the intersection of Routes 9 and 67, in the Village of Round Lake and Town of Malta.

Contact: Thomas Speziale, Saratoga County Department of Public Works, 3654 Galway Road, Ballston Spa, New York 12020, phone: (518) 885-2235, fax: (518) 885-8809, email: sardpw1@govt.co.saratoga.ny.us.