Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Rensselaer - The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Region 4 Office, as lead agency, has scheduled a legislative public comment hearing to be held Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at 6:00 p.m. at St. Maryís Church Hall on Church Street in Nassau, to receive public comments on the proposed Nassau Quarry by Troy Sand and Gravel Inc. The project is located on the east side of NY Route 66 south of Radley Road in the Town of Nassau, Rensselaer County. Public comments will be received until July 21, 2006. A copy of the full Notice of Complete Application is available here www.dec.state.ny.us/website/enb/20060614/Reg4.html#438300009900001.
Contact: Nancy Adams, New York State Department Of Environmental Conservation, Region 4, 1150 North Wescott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306-2014, phone: (518) 357-2069.
The Health Research Science Board hereby gives notice that a meeting of the Health Research Science Board Committee on Access to Pesticide Registry and Pesticide Application Information will be held on Friday, June 30, 2006 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM in Conference Room 4 A/B at the New York State Department of Healthís offices at Flanigan Square, 547 River Street, Troy, New York. The committee will consider an application for confidential pesticide registry and pesticide application information from the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
The meeting is open to the public. Members of the public wishing to attend are asked to call Tammy Coleman (518-402-7511).
There will be a videoconference link from the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, East Building Room 368, 1425 Madison Avenue in New York City. There is limited seating at this site and a picture ID is required for access. To attend the Mt Sinai site, notice must be provided by Friday, June 23, 2006 to Tammy Coleman (518-402-7511). Members of the public who canít be accommodated at the Mt. Sinai video site will be referred to the Troy meeting site.
Contact: Tammy Coleman, New York State Department of Health, Flanigan Square, 547 River Street, Troy, NY 12180-2216, Phone: (518) 402-7511.
Otsego County - NYSDOH, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Glen Highland Farm will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the conversion of a temporary, seasonal camping facility to a New York State Department of Health permitted Campground, as defined in the State Sanitary Code Part 7-3. Glen Highland Campground and Recreational Vehicle Park is comprised of 11 RV sites with potable water, electrical, and sewage disposal supplied, 4 seasonal cabins with no plumbing or electrical and 11 platform tent sites with potable water available. Potable water and shower and toilet facilities are available throughout the campground. The project is located at 217 Pegg Road, Morris, NY.
Contact: Teresa L. Emmitt, NYSDOH, Hill Street, Oneonta, NY 13820, phone: (607) 432-3911.
Schenectady County - The Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed College Park Development. The project involves the redevelopment of a brownfields property formerly containing a vacant retail store with four new buildings, on-site parking and related site improvements including landscaping. The four buildings at 1520 Maxon Road that will be constructed are a 30,000 square foot medical office; a 35,000 square foot building for Union University; a 70,000 square foot YMCA; and a 60,000 square foot corporate office. An adjacent parcel at Peek Street will also be used for parking.
The Lead Agency has completed its review of the FEIS and determined that the FEIS complies with the requirements of the State Environmental Quality Review Act. No public or agency comments were received on the DEIS during the May 11, 2006 public hearing nor during the public comment period ending May 26, 2006.
A copy of the FEIS is available at Metroplex's website (www.schenectadymetroplex.org).
The project is located at the intersection of Nott Street and Maxon Rd., Schenectady.
Contact: Jayme Lahut, Schenectady Metroplex Development Authority, 433 State St., Schenectady, NY 12305, phone: (518) 377-1109.