Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 11/29/2006

Clinton County

Applicant: Clinton C Morse
Facility: M & R Sand and Gravel
Blackman Corners Rd - W Side - 1300 Ft S of North Star Rd
Mooers, NY 12958
Application ID: 5-0938-00086/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Mooers, Clinton County
Project Description:
The applicant requests a modification to the recently approved mining permit for a sand and gravel mine located on the west side of Blackman Corners Road, approximately 1,300 feet south of North Star Road, on lands owned by Clinton C. Morse.   The proposed modification involves increasing the permit term acreage (from 16.78 to 41 acres) and adding a portable, on site crusher.  The site will undergo concurrent reclamation, with areas no longer needed for extraction purposes being promptly and successfully reclaimed.
Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
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 Dec 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

Saratoga County

Applicant: George W Weed
Facility: Weed Property - Galway Lake
7120 Pinewood Trail
Galway, NY 12074
Application ID: 5-4132-00061/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Galway, Saratoga County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to move the existing shoreline north 10 feet and west 31 feet to make the front of the property more appealing and useful.   Work on the project will be in the winter when the lake level has been drawn down and the ground is frozen.  There will be no equipment in the water.  The existing concrete walls will be broken up and removed.  An area 10 feet by 31 feet will be filled with gravel and then fabric installed across the entire front of the property and down the west side to the existing stone wall. Rip rap will be installed over the fabric at an approximately 45 degree angle.  Topsoil will be installed on the filled area and grass seed applied.
Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
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 Dec 15, 2006.
Contact: Susan L Clickner
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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