Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Rensselaer County - The New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed modification to the RJ Valente Gravel, Inc., Mined Land Reclamation Permit will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves removal of 1.7 acres from the southern half of the mining site adjacent to Partition Street to increase the buffer between residents and the mine, and to add 7.7 acres to the northern half of the mining operation. The project also involves reclamation activities on the southern half of the mine. The project is located on Partition Street Extension in the City of Rensselaer and Town of North Greenbush.
Contact: Nancy M. Adams, New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, 1150 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306, phone: (518) 357-2452.
Rensselaer County - Pursuant to the NYS Clean Water/Drinking Water State Revolving Fund and the State Environmental Quality Review Act, the Town of Schaghticoke, as lead agency, has determined that the Hemstreet Park sewer project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The project involves the construction of a sanitary sewage collection system to serve the hamlet of Hemstreet Park. It will connect to the Saratoga County Sewer District #1 treatment facility. Comments on the negative declaration will be accepted by the contact person listed below.
Contact: Nancy Harder, Town of Schaghticoke, 290 Northline Drive, Melrose, NY 12121-9707, phone: (518) 753-6915, ext 104, fax: (518) 753-6918.
Rensselaer County - The Sand Lake Town Board, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Sand Lake Comprehensive Plan. The action involves an update to the Town's Comprehensive Plan, which is a Type I action. This plan sets forth policy recommendations pertaining to Future Land Use; Hamlet Centers; Rural Character, Open Space, and the Environment; Economic, Housing, and Community Sustainability; and Infrastructure and Community Services within the Town. It sets forth a vision, specific goals, objectives, and recommendations, a general future land use map, and a plan for implementation.
Contact: Chris Kronau, Sand Lake Town Board, P.O. Box 273, Sand Lake, NY 12153, phone: (518) 674-2026, fax: (518) 674-0441, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.