Multiregion and Statewide SEQR and Other Notices DEC Hearings

ENB Multiregion and Statewide Completed Applications 05/03/2006

Statewide

Applicant: Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp
284 South Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 -4838
Facility: Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp
Transmission Line RIGHTS-OF-WAY
Chge Service Area, NY
Application ID: 0-0000-01151/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Statewide
Project Description:
CHG&E herbicide request is for vegetation management along electric transmission line rights of way, which include portions in NYS DEC freshwater wetlands.  Selective foliar application of Accord at 5% solution and Arsenal at 0.5% used in wetlands to control woody vegetation along electric transmission line rights of way.   Portions of DEC wetlands include:
Ulster County: CD-49, CD-50, CD-12, CD-22, GA-8, KE-8, KD-10, GR-2, GR-10, WD-1, E-16, R-28.
Dutchess County:  KE-27.
Greene County:  F-4, H-108, HN-101, AC-21, AC-19, AC-16, AC-109, AC-110, R-301.
Albany  County:  GR-31, AC-22


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 19 2006.
Contact: Betsy R Hohenstein
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Multiregion and Statewide SEQR and Other Notices DEC Hearings