Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 04/05/2006

Franklin County

Applicant: National Grid USA Service Company Inc
300 Erie Bvld West
Syracuse, NY 13202
Facility: National Grid Substation - Tupper Lake V
McLaughlin Ave
Tupper Lake, NY 12986
Application ID: 5-1620-00382/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Tupper Lake, Franklin County
Project Description:
As part of an Adironack Park Agency directed wetland mitigation project, the applicant proposes to enhance a previously channelized tributary of Raquette Pond/Tupper Lake. The easterly bank of a 500 foot section of the channel will be excavated, widened by up to 60 feet, reconfigured, sculpted and planted to create diversity in terms of depth, width, structure, substrate, and vegetation.  Existing culverts will be replaced and  reoriented. Banks will be stabilized and restored with a variety of native grasses and shrubs.  The project will (when other local plans are developed) improve stream hydraulics, recreation opportunities, aesthetics, and fish and wildlife habitat.

The project is located on the old railroad bed, north of Pleasant Avenue, in the town of Tupper Lake, Franklin County.
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 Apr 21 2006.
Contact: Susan L Clickner
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Fulton County

Applicant: Luigi Lanzi
Facility: Lakeside Condos
152 Co Rte 152
Northampton, NY
Application ID: 5-1732-00174/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Docks, Platforms & Moorings
Project is Located: Northampton, Fulton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a 6 foot wide by 215 foot long dock with 14 - 6 feet wide by 20 foot long fingers. This floating docking facility will accommodate a total of 28 boats in conjunction with the proposed Lakeside Condominiums project.  Dock will be secured seasonally to six 6 foot diameter concrete anchors that will be permanently placed in the Great Sacandaga Lake.

The project is located on the west shore of the Great Sacandaga Lake on County Road 152, in  the town of Northampton, Fulton County.
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 Apr 14 2006.
Contact: Susan L Clickner
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Saratoga County

Applicant: Sas Holdings LLC
PO Box 4564
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Facility: The Point at Moss Creek
247 Co Rte 21 (MIDDLEGROVE Rd)
Greenfield Center, NY 12866
Application ID: 5-4134-00150/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Greenfield, Saratoga County
Project Description:
The applicant has proposed to develop a 12-lot subdivision on an 86.7-acre contiguous parcel containing a portion of regulated NYS DEC Freshwater Wetland M-8 (Class II). The proposal has been minimized to result in no wetland impact. For vehicular safety requirements, a small section of wetland adjacent area will be impacted by the establishment of the subdivision entrance. The site is located on Middle Grove Road between Hyspot and King Roads. Application materials are available for public comment at the NYS DEC Regional Sub-Office in Warrensburg.
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:
Greenfield Town Planning Board
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 (No Comment Date Specified).
Contact: Marc S Migliore
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Michael A Giovanone
Facility: Giovanone Boat Storage Facility
St Rte 9P - E Side - 0.3 Mile South of Fish Creek Bridge
Saratoga Lake, NY
Application ID: 5-4150-00168/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Saratoga, Saratoga County
Project Description:
Proposed construction of a boat and RV storage facility in the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland Q-21 (class I).  Two storage buildings, a gravel driveway, and stormwater management basin would disturb approximately 0.90 acres of wetland adjacent area.  No disturbance to the actual wetland is proposed.  The project is located on the east side of NYS Route 9P, 0.3 mile south of the Route 9P bridge over Fish Creek, Town of Saratoga.

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:
Saratoga Town Planning 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 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 Apr 21 2006.
Contact: W Richard Speidel
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Warren County

Applicant: Jointa Lime Company
209 Warren St
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Facility: Jointa Galusha LLC Glens Falls Lime Quarry
209 Warren St
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Application ID: 5-5205-00017/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Glens Falls, Warren County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve a new State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit pursuant to Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law for an existing discharge of a maximum of 400,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater and stormwater to the Glens Falls Feeder Canal, a Class C waterbody.  The discharge originates as stormwater and groundwater inflow to the Jointa Galusha LLC Lime Quarry located at 209 Warren Street in the Town of Glens Falls. This tentative determination indicates that the regulated discharge satisfies the regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on current information available to the Department. The application and draft SPDES permit (NY-0265489) can be reviewed by making an appointment with the contact person identified in this notice.
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 May 5 2006.
Contact: Marc S Migliore
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Thomas Schiavone
Facility: Schiavone Subdivision
Sherman Ave
Queensbury, NY 12804
Application ID: 5-5234-00513/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Queensbury, Warren County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop a 32-lot single-family residential subdivision in the vicinity of regulated NYS DEC Freshwater Wetland GF-27 (Class III). The proposal will result in the unavoidable loss of approximately 0.099-acre of wetland, which will be mitigated by the creation of 0.62-acre of new wetland. The project is located approximately 1.25 mi. east of West Mountain Road. Application materials are available for public review and comment at the NYS DEC Regional Sub-Office in Warrensburg.
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:
Queensbury Town Planning Board
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 Apr 21 2006.
Contact: Marc S Migliore
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals