Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 10/25/2006

Essex County

Applicant: Town of Newcomb
Rt 28N Box 405
Newcomb, NY 12852
Facility: Newcomb Winebrook Hills STP
Winebrook Hills
Newcomb, NY 12852
Application ID: 5-1538-00003/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Newcomb, Essex County
Project Description:
The Department has made a decision  to modifiy the above mentioned permit to require disinfection in order to achieve the goals set forth in the Hudson River Estuary Action Plan, 2005 - 2009, Goal 10; see http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/hudson/hreagenda05.pdf .  Questions concerning the technical details of the permit can be directed to Shayne Mitchell at 518-402-8125.
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 Nov 24 2006.
Contact: Mary Jo Crance
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Warren County

Applicant: Edward W Bennett
Facility: Bennett Pit
Us Rte 9 @ N Side of CHESTER/WARRENSBURG Town Line
Chestertown, NY 12817
Application ID: 5-5224-00140/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Chester, Warren County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop a new +/-5.62-acre sand and gravel mine on a +/-12.4-acre contiguous parcel owned by the applicant, located on the west side of SR 9, approximately 3.5 miles south of the Village of Chestertown, on the Town of Chester / Town of Warrensburg border. Mining has been occurring on the property since the 1980s, below the NYS DEC Mined Land Reclamation Law regulatory thresholds. The mine will continue to operate as a traditional surface extraction of sand and gravel by means of mechanical excavating, standard for this type of mining operation. Anticipated annual production is 10,000 cubic yards, to be excavated on an as-needed basis for the applicant's excavating business.
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 Nov 24 2006.
Contact: Marc S Migliore
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg SUB-OFFICE
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
r5dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals