Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 01/03/2007

Hamilton County

Applicant: Thomas O'brien
Facility: Wakely Lodge
110 Cedar River Rd|
Indian Lake, NY 12842
Application ID: 5-2026-00133/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Indian Lake, Hamilton County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a proposed discharge of up to 10,120 gallons per day of treated sanitary wastewater to groundwater from eight conventional domestic on-site wastewater treatment systems (septic tank/leach field).  The applicant plans to construct a cottage colony, consisting of 25 four-bedroom housekeeping cottages, an office building, with parking, lighting, and access road.

The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a permit for a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated 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 activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify Department 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, NY0256226.  The Adirondack Park Agency also reviewed this proposal under project #2004-305
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:
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 Feb 02, 2007.
Contact: Erin L Burns
NYSDEC Region 5 Headquarters
1115 NYS Rt 86
Ray Brook, NY 12977

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals