Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 12/20/2006

Clinton County

Applicant: Graymont Materials (NY) Inc
111 Quarry Rd
PO Box 69
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Facility: Clinton Quarry
Lost Nation Rd - W Side - North of Merchia Rd
Clinton, NY 12934
Application ID: 5-0932-00023/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Clinton, Clinton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to develop and operate a new, 27 acre surface mine involving extraction of consolidated sandstone for use as aggregate material in construction related projects.  The site, located on the west side of Lost Nation Road, 950 feet north of Merchia Road intersection, is part of a 105 acre parcel owned by Graymont Materials (NY) Inc.  Operations, over the approximately seven year life of mine, will involve blasting as well as onsite processing which will include crushing and screening. Concurrent reclamation will occur as areas are mined, with the mine floor being reclaimed to grassland surrounded by 15 to 35 foot high rock faces.
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:
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 Jan 19, 2007.
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: Whiteface Club & Resort LLC
373 Whiteface Inn Ln
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Facility: Whiteface Club & Resort
373 Whiteface Inn Ln
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Application ID: 5-1540-00050/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 5 Docks, Platforms & Moorings
Project is Located: North Elba, Essex County
Project Description:
Applicant seeks to modify existing docking facility permit to include the addition of 8 floating docks (fingers) off the existing northerly main dock.   These fingers were previously installed (prior to 2004) and are on the lake shore side of the dock.   The northerly main dock has been relocated to the end of the existing pier to be in the same alignment with the southerly main dock.  The docking facility proposed will provide docking space for a total of approx. 62 boats.  All other previously permitted floating objects will remain in place (2 no wake buoys, 3 mooring buoys, 1 pump buoy and a swim enclosure).  The Adirondack Park Agency issued a permit for this expansion on January 1, 2003 (96-154E & 98-161B).
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 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 Jan 05, 2007.
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

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals