Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 08/30/2006

Clinton County

Applicant: Town of Chazy
PO Box 217
Chazy, NY 12921 -0217
Facility: Town of Chazy Highway Department Garage
Miner Farm Rd - 1/4 Mile West of Exit 41 of I-87
Chazy, NY 12921
Application ID: 5-0930-00161/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Chazy, Clinton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a discharge of up to 300 gallons per day of treated floor drain wastewater to groundwater from an oil/water separator and filter treatment system at the existing Town of Chazy Highway Garage located at Miner Farm Road, Town of Chazy, Clinton County.  The department has made a tentative determination to issue a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regualted under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the department at this time.  As a tentative determination, the department seeks comments on the proposed regulated acitvity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify departmnet approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought or for the overall proposed project.  Refer to this application by application number listed above and SPDES number NY 0256285.
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 29 2006.
Contact: Denise M Wagner
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 NYS Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Essex County

Applicant: Pat Gordon
Facility: Gordon Brothers Sand & Gravel Mine
Pray Rd at St Rte 373|(SW Corner)
Port Kent, NY 12944
Application ID: 5-1520-00075/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Chesterfield, Essex County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a new 23-acre Life-of-Mine sand and gravel mine on lands owned by the permittee, with use of portable screening equipment.  A portion of the site had been used as a sand pit in the past.  10 acres are proposed to be affected in the first 5-year permit term.  The reclamation objective is to plant grasses and trees with eventual reversion to natural forest or other uses.  Access would be off Route 373, a state highway. The site is located southwest of the intersection with Route 373 and Pray Road in the Town of Chesterfield.  The Town (on behalf of the Adirondack Park Agency J2004-513A) is handling a Class B Regional permit for this project.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 29 2006.
Contact: Erin L Burns
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 NYS Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977
(518)897-1234
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Saratoga County

Applicant: Saratoga Water Services Inc
PO Box 2109
Ballston Spa, NY 12020 -8109
Facility: Cold Spring Rd Wells PW-7 and PW-8
Cold Spring Rd
Stillwater, NY
Application ID: 5-4152-00039/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: Stillwater, Saratoga County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to install a new production well that will take up to 1400 gallons per minute from the Cold spring Rd. wellfield. The total approved withdrawal from all groundwater sources will be 3.258 gallons per day.
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: Walter L Haynes
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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