Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 05/03/2006

Clinton County

Applicant: Willi O Kalvaitis
Facility: Kalvaitis Mine
2000' South of Fiske Rd and 1500' West of I-87
Chazy, NY 12921
Application ID: 5-0930-00162/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Chazy, Clinton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop and operate a new surface mine involving extraction of consolidated materials.  The 17.1 life of mine area is part of a 73.8 acre parcel owned by Willi Kalvaitis.  The mining operation will involve blasting as well as on-site processing including crushing and screening.  The anticipated extraction rate is 30,000 cubic yards per year, with the mine operating for approximately 17 years.  Reclamation will be performed concurrently as mining progresses, with unconsolidated slopes being graded, smoothed and seeded, and rock faces scaled and terraced at 20 foot intervals.  The final reclamation objective is to re-establish existing pre-mining conditions, with the site ultimately being mostly wooded.
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 Jun 2 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: 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 May 19 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

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