Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 01/24/2007

Franklin County

Applicant: Franklin County
355 West Main St
Malone, NY 12953
Facility: Franklin Co Hw - Brand Rd Bridge
Brand Rd Over Salmon River
Malone, NY 12953
Application ID: 5-1648-00205/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Malone, Franklin County
Project Description:
The project involves replacement of the existing bridge with a new, 50 meter long, single span bridge constructed on an adjacent alignment, with 810 meters of approach reconstruction.  The superstructure will be multiple steel girder with a composite concrete deck and will be supported on a cast-in place concrete substructure founded on drilled shafts to bedrock.  Approximately 2,300 cubic meters of heavy rock fill will be placed below the mean high water level in front of the new abutments as scour protection. Traffic will be maintained during construction using an off-site detour.  This will involve replacement of the Cargin Road bridge over the Salmon River, with a new, 24 meter span strucutre including precast, prestressed concrete adjacent box beams with a composite concrete deck, supported on cast-in-place concrete abutments on the existing alignment, with 105 meters of approach reconstruction.
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:
Franklin County
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 09, 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

Region 5 SEQR and Other Notices Region 5 SPDES Renewals