Region 6 SEQR and Other Notices Region 6 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 6 Completed Applications 05/10/2006

Jefferson County

Applicant: Jefferson County
175 Arsenal St
Watertown, NY 13601
Facility: Hall Mine
Co Rte 4 - W Side - N of Co Rte 6
Cape Vincent, NY
Application ID: 6-2228-00541/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop and operate a 25.1 acre limestone mine on a 97.5 acre parcel owned by Steven J. Hall, 3128 NY-12E, Cape Vincent, New York 13618.  The site is located approximately 300' north of NYS Route 12E, 175' west of County Route 4, and 3.25 miles east of the Village of Cape Vincent.  Blasting will take place two to three times a year to facilitate excavation.  The material will be used for local highway projects and the life of mine is anticipated to be for a period of approximately six years.
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 9 2006.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Tug Hill Construction Inc
870 Arsenal St
Watertown, NY 13601
Facility: Kellogg Pit
County Rte 47
Carthage, NY 13619
Application ID: 6-2230-00020/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Jefferson County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to expand an existing 62.9 acre life of mine sand and gravel operation to include an additional 26.35 acres and to modify the current mine processing to include the mining of limestone.  This will result in a new life of mine of 89.35 acres. The site is located on a 130.8 parcel owned by the applicant, and located 2,000' east of CR 47, 4,700' south of Pennock Road, and 1.9 miles south of of Great Bend.  It is expected that blasting will take place two to three times a year to facilitate excavation. On-site processing is proposed, with crushing and screening equipment.  Final reclamation plans include an 89 acre lake and upland open space.
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 9 2006.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

St Lawrence County

Applicant: Calvin Ullrich
Facility: Ullrich Barter Creek Property
2750 St Rte 812|0.5 Mi Ne of Dekalb
Dekalb, NY
Application ID: 6-4030-00036/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct an access across regulated freshwater wetland RF-7, a 5404 acre Class I wetland.  The site is located near the southern end of the wetland on Barter Creek, approximately 0.5 miles northeast of the hamlet of Dekalb.  A 36' long x 6' wide wooden bridge would be used to cross Barter Creek and the remaining wetland crossing of approximately 130' would consist of a 6' wide trail on a geotextile base with gravel fill and logs along the edge to contain the trail material.  The trail would allow access to a large portion of the applicants property, currently isolated.
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 26 2006.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Coolbrands Dairy Inc
4175 Veterans Memorial Hwy
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Facility: Coolbrands Dairy Inc
22 Co Rte 52
North Lawrence, NY 12967
Application ID: 6-4048-00001/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a modification to an existing SPDES permit. The modification includes the addition of an outfall (002) for storm water runoff. Also the inclusion of a temperature limit and an increase in the effluent flow limit from the main treated process and non-contact cooling water outfall (001). The two outfalls discharge to the Deer River. Coolbrands Dairy Inc. operates a dairy in North Lawrence, St. Lawrence County.
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 Jun 9 2006.
Contact: Lawrence R Ambeau
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Town of Potsdam
Twn Office 35 Market St
Potsdam, NY 13676
Facility: Potsdam - T/BENSON Road Mine
Benson Road
Parishville, NY 13672
Application ID: 6-4066-00009/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: St Lawrence County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to add three acres to a permitted six acre sand and gravel mine, located on a 130 acre parcel owned by Henry W. Basham, P.O. BOx 112, Hannawa Falls, New York 13647.  The site is further located approximately one half mile east of Hannawa Falls, 3800' south of the intersection of Pumpkin Hill Road and Benson Road, on the west side of Benson Road.
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 Jun 9 2006.
Contact: Mark A Wiggins
NYSDEC Region 6 Headquarters
State Office Building - 317 Washington St
Watertown, NY 13601
(315)785-2245
r6dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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