Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 04/12/2006

Dutchess County

Applicant: West Hook Sand & Gravel Inc
PO Box 16
Cross River, NY 10518 -0016
Facility: West Hook Sand & Gravel
25 West Hook Road
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
Application ID: 3-1330-00052/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Fishkill, Dutchess County
Project Description:
West Hook Sand and Gravel Company (West Hook) proposes to mine sand and gravel from an additional 2.5 acres of land located along the southern perimeter slope within Phase 1 of its existing mine.  This expansion proposes the removal of material up to the property boundary adjoining lands owned by Louis Warren.  In addition, West Hook proposes to remove additional material from within Phase 1 by generally increasing the final slope in this area to a 1.5 : 1 configuration.  Approximately 11.5 acres will be re-affected as a result of this proposed slope modification.
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:
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 May 12 2006.
Contact: Alexander F Ciesluk, Jr
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Anthony Ferrari
Facility: Ferrari Property
Corner of Freedom & Lauer Rds
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Application ID: 3-1334-00232/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: La Grange, Dutchess County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to construct a 3,520 square foot building ( 1,760 s.f. ea. floor) on a 1.23 acre parcel located on the west side of County Road 47 and on the south side of Lauer Road.  The first floor will be used as a restaurant and the top floor will be a two bedroom apartment.  The project will require construction of a stormwater water quality swale and basin system, access road and some parking within the 100 foot adjacent area of freshwater wetland PV-36 (class 2).  All work will be at least 50 feet away from the wetland.  All sanitary wastewater will be collected in a 4,000 gallon holding tank for off site disposal until municipal sewer becomes available.
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:
La Grange 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 28 2006.
Contact: Alexander F Ciesluk, Jr
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Orange County

Applicant: Patricia B Manuele
Facility: Manuele Property
1517 St Rte 52
Walden, NY 12586
Application ID: 3-3342-00306/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Montgomery, Orange County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a pond approximately 100 feet long by 8 feet wide and 9 feet deep within the 100 foot buffer of State Designated Freshwater Wetland WD-5 (Class II).  The site is located off State Route 52, south west of Allard Corners in the Town of Montgomery.
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 Apr 28 2006.
Contact: Laurie A Lawrence
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Putnam County

Applicant: Robert Macdonald
Facility: Macdonald Property
527 Peekskill Hollow Rd
Putnam Valley, NY
Application ID: 3-3728-00179/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Putnam Valley, Putnam County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct a stormwater infiltration basin and footing drain outlets within the 100-foot adjacent area of newly-mapped Freshwater Wetland OL-72 in conjunction with construction of 2 new houses. A detailed Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan has been prepared. The location ison the east side of Peekskill Hollow Road approximately 1/3 mile north of the intersection with Jeanne Drive.
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 Apr 28 2006.
Contact: Lawrence G Biegel
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rockland County

Applicant: United Water New York
360 W Nyack Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994 -1743
Facility: Letchworth Village Water System
Off Call Hollow Rd, Harriman State Park
Haverstraw, NY 10927
Application ID: 3-3922-00127/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Haverstraw, Rockland County
Project Description:
United Water New York has requested approval to acquire,  as a source of water for its general water distribution system, the Letchworth Village Water System, through a long-term license with the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation and the Palisades Interstate Park commission.  The license will include water rights for operation of three reservoirs, operation of the existing filtration treatment plant and associated water facilities.  The reservoirs and water filtration plant are located within Harriman State Park and had formerly been operated by the NYS Office for Mental Retardation and Development Disabilities as the water supply system for Letchworth Village.
United Water New York has requested an annual taking of up to 365 million gallons, with up to 45 million gallons in any month from this system.
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:
NYS Office of Parks Recreation & Historic Preservation
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 12 2006.
Contact: Alexander F Ciesluk, Jr
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Sullivan County

Applicant: Town of Delaware
PO Box 129
Hortonville, NY 12745
Facility: North Branch of Callicoon Creek
Co Rte 121 - North Branch of Callicoon Creek
Delaware, NY
Application ID: 3-4826-00046/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Delaware, Sullivan County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to remove accumulated gravel and debris from the North Branch of Callicoon Creek, NYS Waters Index # D-53-2, Class C(t), for the purpose of reducing flooding potential in the hamlet of Hortonville. The proposed work area begins approximately 150 feet upstream of the Route 17B bridges and extends further upstream approximately 400 linear feet.
  1. Starting at the upstream end of the work area, approximately 350 linear feet of the low flow channel along the western bank will be excavated to re-establish 1992 stream bed levels.
  2. Following the low flow channel excavation, several rock pool diggers will be constructed along the low flow channel for the purpose of improving fish habitat.
  3. Last of all, starting at the downstream end of the work area, approximately 360 linear feet of gravel bar along the eastern bank will be removed to allow flood waters to again enter the overflow channel.  

The applicant proposes to dispose of the approximately 3470 cubic yards of excavated material generated by the project at a designated upland site.
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 28 2006.
Contact: Rebecca S Crist
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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