Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 08/16/2006

Albany County

Applicant: Brandle Meadows LLC
C/O Jeff Thomas
2880 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
Facility: Brandle Meadows
Brandle Rd
Altamont, NY
Application ID: 4-0130-00229/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Guilderland, Albany County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct nine, 8-unit condominium buildings specifically designed for senior citizen occupancy on a 14.5 acre parcel located along the east side of Brandle Road just south of the village of Altamont.  Construction will impact approximately 0.06 acre of freshwater wetland AL-14, 1.8 acres of wetland buffer area and 78 linear feet of stream channel.  To offset wetland impacts the remaining wetland and buffer areas on the property will be protected by a deed covenant with prohibitions from further development of these areas and the stormwater management area has been designed to develop the characteristics and functionality of a wetland.  Green space on the property will be owned and maintained by a Homeowners Association.  
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 Sep 1 2006.
Contact: Angelo A Marcuccio
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Greene County

Applicant: Greg Rappleyea
Facility: Beech Ridge # 2 Sand & Gravel Mine
County Route 2
Lexington, NY
Application ID: 4-1940-00152/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Lexington, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to modify an existing mined land reclamation permit to include a processing plant within  the life of mine.  The site is located on County Route 2 at the existing Beech Ridge Sand and Gravel site, in the Town of Lexington, Greene 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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Sep 15 2006.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Otsego County

Applicant: Willam N Roberts
Facility: William Roberts Property
Sr 51|N of John Hill Rd
Burlington Flats, NY
Application ID: 4-3620-00052/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Burlington, Otsego County
Project Description:
The project is designed to restore wetland values and wildlife habitat by constructing shallow water areas through the USDA, Wetlands Reserve Program.  The project involves the installation of 1 low earthen embankment and the excavation of 5 potholes. The project is located approximately 1000 feet west of 5711 State Highway 51 in the township of Burlington, Otsego 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:
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 (No Comment Date Specified).
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: David Parker
Facility: Balcom Sand & Gravel
Co Hwy 11|SE Corner at Intersection of CR11 and CR15
New Lisbon, NY
Application ID: 4-3644-00083/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: New Lisbon, Otsego County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a new 18.53 acre sand and gravel mine located 4.1 miles north of the Village of Laurens, New York, on County Highway 11.  There are four phases proposed for the life of mine, with each phase ranging from 4-5 acres.
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 Sep 15 2006.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals