Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 12/13/2006

Rockland County

Applicant: Tilcon New York Inc
162 Old Mill Rd
West Nyack, NY 10994
Facility: Tilcon New York Inc
Riverside Ave
Haverstraw, NY 10927
Application ID: 3-3920-00090/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Clarkstown, Rockland County
Project Description:
The applicant requests a renewal and modification of an existing permit for an existing trap rock mine with a current "life of mine" affected area of 227 +/- acres on a total site of 444 +/- acres. The modification would be a lateral expansion of 6.2 acres. Material processing (crushing) already occurs. The final reclamation objective is as a lake with surrounding vegetated benches. AStormwater Management Plan has also been prepared. The location is on either side of Route 9W north of the intersection of Old Route 304 in the towns of Clarkstown and Haverstraw.
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 not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
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 Jan 12, 2007.
Contact: Lawrence G Biegel
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Ulster County

Applicant: Town of Shawangunk
PO Box 247
Wallkill, NY 12589 -0247
Facility: Shawangunk Wallkill Sewer District
Hoffman Rd
Wallkill, NY 12589
Application ID: 3-5152-00017/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Shawangunk, Ulster County
Project Description:
        The Department has prepared a Draft SPDES Permit (NY-0021521) and has made a tentative determination to approve an application by the Town of Shawangunk to upgrade the treatment process and expand the design flow of the wastewater treatment plant serving the Wallkill Sewer District.  The proposal would expand the plant from the current design flow of 635,000 gallons per day to a proposed design flow of 835,000 gallons per day.  As part of the upgrade and expansion, the Town proposes to construct a new secondary clarifier, a return activated sludge (RAS) pump station, a new aerated sludge holding tank, a new sludge dewatering system and a new mechanical bar screen, all within the foot-print of the existing wastewater treatment plant.  The plant would continue to discharge treated effluent to the Wallkill River (Class B).  
        The wastewater treatment plant for the Wallkill Sewer District is located adjacent to the Wallkill River on Huffman Road, approximately 2 miles north of the hamlet of Wallkill, in the Town of Shawangunk, Ulster County, New York.

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 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:
Shawangunk Town Board
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 Jan 15, 2007.
Contact: Michael D Merriman
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 3 SEQR and Other Notices Region 3 SPDES Renewals