Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Applicant: Ronile Lawrence, Esq.
P.O. Box 156
Speculator, NY 12164
Office: Adirondack Park Agency
P.O. Box 99, Route 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
Phone: (518) 891–4050
Contact: John L. Quinn
Project Number: 2006-64
Project Title: Hunt Brothers Contractors, Inc.
Location: East of New York State Route 30 in the Town of Hope
Comment Period Ends: August 24, 2006
Project Description: The action involves resumption of operation of a previously approved commercial sand and gravel extraction for which an Agency permit (Agency Permit 98-35) expired without timely renewal. The extraction has a 4.6 acre Life of Mine area. Operations are to occur from May through October, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. A maximum of 7,000 cubic yards of sand is to be removed from the extraction annually. No material processing is proposed. An average of 3 and a maximum of 6 loaded tandem dump truck loads of material are projected to leave the site per day. A 10-foot high earthern berm is to be constructed in the southwest portion of the extraction to reduce noise. An existing access road is to be reconstructed and surfaced with recycled asphalt from New York State Route 30 to the project site.
Saratoga County - The Wilton Planning Board, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Ridge View Subdivision will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves construction of 38 single-family homes on 88 acres. The project is located on Wilton-Gansevoort Road, in the Town of Wilton.
Contact: Michael Dobis, Wilton Town Hall, 22 Traver Road, Gansevoort, NY 12831, phone: (518) 587-1939.
Saratoga County - The Saratoga Lake Protection & Improvement District as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed Saratoga Lake Invasive Species Long-Term Management Plan. A public hearing on the Draft EIS will be held on August 17, 2006 and August 24, 2006 at 6:30 p.m. at the Malta Town Hall, Route 9, Malta, NY. Comments are requested and will be accepted by the contact person until September 15, 2006. The action involves a segmented whole lake herbicide application will be implemented to control Eurasian watermilfoil. The firs series of applications will occur over a three year period using SONAR and other registered products. Saratoga Lake is located in the towns of Malta, Saratoga, and Stillwater and the city of Saratoga Springs.
Contact: Edward Dweck, Saratoga Lake Improvement District, 1253 Route 9P, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, phone: (518) 584-5448.