Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 07/26/2006

Albany County

Applicant: Albany County
112 State St
PO Box 4187
Albany, NY 12207 -2005
Facility: Albany Co Sd South Plt
Church St
Albany, NY 12204
Application ID: 4-0101-00020/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Albany, Albany County
Project Description:
The Department has tenatively determined to issue a draft Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the above referenced State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit.  This DIM is undertaken to mandate compliance with the USEPA’s CSO Control Policy and the 15 Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Best Management Practices (BMP) and Long term Control Plan (LTCP) element it contains. This DIM will also include disinfection requirements in the permits.  
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 Aug 25 2006.
Contact: Mary Jo Crance
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Albany County
112 State St
PO Box 4187
Albany, NY 12207 -2005
Facility: Albany Co Sd North Plt
Simmons Ln & Canal Rd
Albany, NY 12204
Application ID: 4-0126-00138/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Colonie, Albany County
Project Description:
The Department has tenatively determined to issue a draft Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the above referenced State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit.  This DIM is undertaken to mandate compliance with the USEPA’s CSO Control Policy and the 15 Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Best Management Practices (BMP) and Long term Control Plan (LTCP) element it contains. This DIM will also include disinfection requirements in the permits.  


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 Aug 25 2006.
Contact: Mary Jo Crance
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County

Applicant: Village of Athens
Water St
Athens, NY 12015
Facility: Lake Hollister
Schoharie Tpke
Limestreet, NY
Application ID: 4-1922-00059/00006
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Dam
Project is Located: Athens, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant is proposing resurfacing of concrete spillway, increasing abutment height to meet present design flood criteria, restoring damaged portions of earthen dam, clearing brush, placing riprap on upstream face, and cleaning sediment from in front of spillway and dam.
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 Aug 11 2006.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Rensselaer County
1600 7TH Ave
Troy, NY 12180 -3410
Facility: Rensselaer Co Sd 1 WWTP
Foot of Water St
Troy, NY 12180
Application ID: 4-3832-00011/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: North Greenbush, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The Department has tentatively determined to issue a draft Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the above reference State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit.  This DIM is undertaken to include (and mandate compliance with) a regulation, a Federal Policy and a revised effluent limit the SPDES Permit: 1.)  the amended 6 NYCRR Part 750 and it’s new provisions; 2.)  the USEPA’s Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) Control Policy, of which 15 Best Management Practices (BMP) and a Long Term Control Plan (LTCP) for CSO abatement are a part and 3.)  disinfection requirements for the purposes of addressing Fecal Coliform levels in the Hudson River.

SPDES Number: NY 008 7971
Receiving waterbody: The Hudson River
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 Aug 25 2006.
Contact: Mary Jo Crance
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals